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    The other thing you could try is washing it off...

    The other thing you could try is washing it off then see if you can blend just the dark spots in by lightly sanding around one . Before you do the whole thing maybe .
    The tabke looks like shellac...
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    That response was lengthy . I get started and...

    That response was lengthy . I get started and just keep going sometimes . Your problem has been the way I’ve made a living since 1979 . I’m in deep :) .

    You strip and sand that and there is no...
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    You could drive those screws in a bit deeper by...

    You could drive those screws in a bit deeper by re drilling for that then drive them in and glue in a timber plug behind them ? They add some good strength .

    Otherwise take one screw out at a...
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    Strip it by Sanding it with 80 grit paper ! ...

    Strip it by Sanding it with 80 grit paper ! That's the stuff of furniture restoration horror stories.

    First . Your mate and the bleach. What bleach Exactly ?
    Yeah the wood looks like Blackwood...
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    Cant your vice and the sliding board jack do the...

    Cant your vice and the sliding board jack do the same thing Derek ?
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    Yeah I draw everything on the drawing board ....

    Yeah I draw everything on the drawing board . Email pictures to clients and go from there .
    Clients like the paper and pencil drawings. Here's a few I did last week .

    Some bedside tables . I had...
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    Thanks for the picture of that . Never seen one...

    Thanks for the picture of that . Never seen one before .

    Has it got a bearing as well ? looks a bit small for one .

    Rob
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    Good find Lance. That will get you going well ....

    Good find Lance. That will get you going well . You even got a little chuck!

    And the indexing pin is there . I think the nut loosens and some of them may just fall off and be put in a tin maybe ....
  9. Thread: Wax Removal

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    The Oil and turps mix I was replying to Lance...

    The Oil and turps mix I was replying to Lance about . Itís a 30 % linseed oil Boiled or raw , doesnít matter . To 70 % mineral turps . The normal bottled stuff from BUNNINGS for both . You will have...
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    Just the straight mineral turps to wash off wax...

    Just the straight mineral turps to wash off wax can dry white . I forgot to say that . If I was using straight mineral turps to wash off a wax job over a french polish job I would expect to possibly...
  11. Thread: Wax Removal

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    Not sure about that 0000 wool Lance. I don't...

    Not sure about that 0000 wool Lance. I don't think Ive used it . All steel wool's shed particles I think . The stuff I use is Liberon , its advertised as crumble resistant.I use the 1 kg that Looks...
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    Dab blob , spread and buff is one good way of...

    Dab blob , spread and buff is one good way of applying wax . Its better on old dry stuff than it is on newly finished surfaces though . It may not be so bad on a chair but a table top surface shows...
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    Those dam Geckos !! How much of a wax are you...

    Those dam Geckos !!

    How much of a wax are you giving it ? Straight out of the can . Just wondering . Iíd imagine straight is a bit thick . Sticky and shows finger marks ? Iím playing with my...
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    I'd be doing the cut angles first . I'd mark the...

    I'd be doing the cut angles first . I'd mark the pins out on the top bit , cut them out and butt them up against the leg position to mark them out . Cut the tails and fit . keep some fine sawdust and...
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    People who make new sets of moulding planes ? ...

    People who make new sets of moulding planes ?

    I have in the past seen images of someone doing planes but I'm not sure if it was MS Bickford or not ?
    Not sure they were sets of rounds and...
  16. Thread: label holders.

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    Card Frame Holder Rob473398

    Card Frame Holder

    Rob473398
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    Is there no space for a table in front of your...

    Is there no space for a table in front of your bench ? That makes things harder. I couldn't work without one .



    That sounds good . Not always a fast fun way to build but making like that does...
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    Bad luck . I was thinking, He's going to be...

    Bad luck .
    I was thinking, He's going to be triple checking that before he cuts it . Do them first and get the risky bit done before you invest the time with the rest of the work. It doesn't make...
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    I watch that guy on Instagram. He starts with a...

    I watch that guy on Instagram. He starts with a tree ! Maybe he splits all his 1/4 blanks ? I didnít notice that . Pretty cool . Lots of jigs and accurate machining .

    I was just saying to a...
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    Looks good . Enough practice and you could...

    Looks good .

    Enough practice and you could build a set for yourself .

    Have you seen this ? Hollows & Rounds – M.S Bickford – Reproduction Moulding Planes

    Rob
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    Its a side rebate. One From a matched pair....

    Its a side rebate. One From a matched pair. Here's a few more for sale atm .

    side rebate planes | eBay


    For working the side of a rebate rather than its bottom . Great for adjusting trenches ....
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    Nice big shooting board . I get a lot of use that...

    Nice big shooting board . I get a lot of use that size for sizing parquetry for Parq top tables .

    Where did you get this Light ? Edit . I think I just found one the same on ebay .

    looks...
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    Whats the difference between DWV and just Storm...

    Whats the difference between DWV and just Storm water pipe ?

    Edit.
    I then went and googled . should have done it first . Sorry .


    The only real difference is that DWV PVC is not made to...
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    CLAIMED I'm in

    I'm in
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    I put some red and one purple arrow in first...

    I put some red and one purple arrow in first picture .

    Red arrow for possible belt transfer .And lower red arrow looks like belt tension wheel .

    And purple arrow question . What does it do?...
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    Looks like the belt has to be changed to the...

    Looks like the belt has to be changed to the sander to run it from the motor at the back . Is there only one motor on it and does the pulley on that line up with the sander?
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    FREE: NSW I could use that . Ill Take it . It'd save me...

    I could use that . Ill Take it . It'd save me some work doing what Ive had to do before on a machine I use. Id like to get it and try it . Id need it to be posted to 3967 .

    Ill send a PM
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    Your on a slippery slope and starting with that . You have a lot of slipping and sliding to do:U

    Nothing wrong with them. I have one. Works fine. Sort of thing I give to new guys to work with . I...
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    Hi CKlett . I like using those rebate planes...

    Hi CKlett .
    I like using those rebate planes when the need arises and I have a few different ones within reach .

    If you want to spend the time on it
    First thing Id do is get rid of the screws...
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    I’d like a copy to thanks Ian . Sending PM ....

    I’d like a copy to thanks Ian . Sending PM . Thanks Rob
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    Thanks JW . Have a read about it here if you...

    Thanks JW . Have a read about it here if you like :)

    My Jarrah Workbench
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    What’s the Make ? A.A Tyson made Butcher and...

    What’s the Make ? A.A Tyson made Butcher and Wood working bandsaws in Melbourne . I’ve never compared the two . I have a woodwork version . I would think that the basic frame and wheels are the same...
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    Plenty on eBay . The real deal Soss ones are sold...

    Plenty on eBay . The real deal Soss ones are sold at Wilson and Bradley in Preston Melbourne . Big price jump for the real deal . Thereís a good chance they could last longer .
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    One way is an Oar making machine Denis . I have...

    One way is an Oar making machine Denis . I have one . Made at the Goldie factory NSW Australia just for Oars. Its a copy of a type of machine made for all sorts of copying . Like Gun stocks ,...
  35. SOUTH AUST Hi . I'll Take this if you still have it +...

    Hi . I'll Take this if you still have it + postage please.

    Makita Biscuit Jointer - Cordless LXT BPJ180Z - $220
    Made in the UK. Brand new, never taken out of it's box. Skin only, no battery.
    ...
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    Here's My Sticking Board. With a demo . The...

    Here's My Sticking Board. With a demo .

    The dog in the tail vice sits in a hole and pushes the SB into the dog at the far left end of the bench.
    There is a slot at each end to take the dog at...
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    Comes down to what your trying to shape Adam . ...

    Comes down to what your trying to shape Adam .
    My ones are as long as my bench . 7 and 8 foot stick moulds being pretty common on a type of side board/ Low dresser that I do . The first was a board...
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    This is a little custom pallet I did for for the...

    This is a little custom pallet I did for for the EQ . I need 80mm for the PJ to fit under. Its just a quick nailed up thing but steel and a ply top would work .

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    And this is...
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    You have one already ! That’s a good start . I...

    You have one already ! That’s a good start . I have the same problem of some machines not fitting the span of the bearers and it’s a bit more playing around getting it to work . Most of my machines...
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    You can cut and weld steel Charlie ? And your...

    You can cut and weld steel Charlie ?
    And your keeping the drive wheel and fitting a flat belt is that right ? I’ve been thinking of what you want to do and also how you could mount the motor . Are...
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    Put a nail in it and take a pic Lance . Itís a...

    Put a nail in it and take a pic Lance . Itís a nail gun project now .
    Great Nail gun . Looks like it should work fine with a few modifications :).

    Rob
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    FREE: NSW They have use . As an motor / Fan unit connected...

    They have use . As an motor / Fan unit connected in line to boost air flow is one thing I did with a same size unit . I connected one close to a hand held MDF massive dust producing invention . It...
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    I intend to do metal and in some cases metal and...

    I intend to do metal and in some cases metal and concrete fixed to machine stands one day. Ones that the Pallet jack can fit under .

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    :):D:rolleyes: Did a double post somehow ??

    :):D:rolleyes: Did a double post somehow ??
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    Iíd be fitting it on two bearers and get a pallet...

    Iíd be fitting it on two bearers and get a pallet jack . All my machines are like this . For one you only have to buy the one set of wheels , the ones in the pallet jack . The pallet jack in my...
  46. Yeah Siggy . One of the PK posts is mine . Great...

    Yeah Siggy . One of the PK posts is mine . Great machine . I'm very lucky to have it .It does some amazing time saving tricks for me . Suits my work . I'm glad I kept my smaller Bursgreen TS as well...
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    Another thing Bob . What did you coat the...

    Another thing Bob .

    What did you coat the draw front with ? Some oil finish? See how its going a orange direction in colour.

    You may want it like that and that's fine .

    Some people...
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    Nice Pine fronts Bob . Dont look like Baltic to...

    Nice Pine fronts Bob . Dont look like Baltic to me . Looks better . Something like Kauri or Hoop ?

    Your going down the right path judging dimensions and placement of dovetails. Id push them...
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    I havenít taken apart am OMGA but Iíve done a few...

    I havenít taken apart am OMGA but Iíve done a few Wadkin BRA with a similar looking top plate .
    I think but not positive that my top plates had a rebate turned to fit in the post . Now if thatís...
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    Thereís a couple of guys done it I know of . From UK . I was very surprised at how cheap it was for a big Wadkin 24Ē RM . I asked the seller in the UK and was told boxing and shipping was $1000 to...
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