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    Step drill bit

    Thought this is worth a try for $12 No idea if thebwuality but I’ll report back once I get it and use it.
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    Harbor Freight Mortiser Key

    Does anyone happen to know the size of the HF bench top Mortiser chuck key? I was given the mortiser and it didn’t come with the key. A web search showed different sizes and I’m hoping someone here can confirm the size. Thanks!
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    Interesting Sharpening Guide

    I saw the below setup in This Old House and thought it seems like a quick solution for sharpening with a low learning curve. I realize it may not be everyone’s cup of tea and it is no replacement for...
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    Hand Saw Files

    Has anyone used this brand of files? Tome I was going to order the Veritas guide with the Bahco files, but it’s out of stock until May 15.
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    Blind Nailer / Chisel Gauge

    I stumbled onto an ad for a blind nailer/chisel gauge and am intrigued. The concept seems simple enough, chisel acts kind of like a plane, takes a slice of wood off and the wood sliver is then glued back in place. How well does this work in practice? Is this a tool that died out for a reason or...
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    Plug Cuttters

    Looking for opinions from folks that may experience with these plug cutters: Thanks!
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    Leigh D4 and Bits $75

    This is a steal! Not mine and no interest.
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    DW735 Parts

    May be far for some of you, but seems like a good deal: Not mine and no connection to seller!
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    Cutting Mortises

    I have a bench top mortiser, but its a bit light duty for cutting mortises into the hickory posts I'm using to build a bunk bed. Instead of using a bench top mortiser, I was thinking of buying a upcut spiral bit to cut mortises with a router. Any recommendations for a good upcut bit that folks...
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    Hickory Bunk Bed

    Originally I planned to make the bed from curly/figured maple, but 1) I don’t have enough of the curly maple and 2) at the time I only found hard maple for $7.99 bdft. I planned maple because it was part of a mixed lumber deal I found on FB marketplace. I thought about driving up to NC, but...
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    Dewalt Router Disassembly

    Any idea how to remove this locking ring? There are two holes 180 degrees apart (pencil pointing at one) and the center is threaded. Any idea what the tool is called to remove this? Or where to find it?
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    8/4 Maple

    Hi all! I’m trying to find some 8/4 maple within 2 hrs of Columbia, SC. Local to me price is 7.95 bdft or $400 for a slab. I used to buy from Kyle Edwards, who had a much better price than local to me, but he’s retired. Any suggestions? I can’t seem to find the sawyer list either.
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    Threaded Rod Handle Drill Press

    I bought a drill press a few months ago that was missing one of the handles. I’ve searched McMaster car without success. Any other ideas where I can find a 7/16-14 threaded rod with knob handle?
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    Delta Sliding Saw with Stand

    In today’s Woot email: Reviews seem mixed on amazon and I do not personally own this...
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    Odd Saw Blade Modification

    Wondering if anyone has seen something like this: Any idea what the purpose of cutting those “reliefs” oversized?
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    Stanley No 7

    I picked up Stanley no 7 years ago when we was just getting into woodworking. This morning I went to sharpen the blade and think the blade have been shortened. Picture attached. Has this blade been severely shortened?
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    Wanted DW621 Router Base

    This is a long shot, but I’m looking for a dewalt router 621 base: Anyone have a broken 621 laying around? Backstory...a friend gave the router to me already broken. No idea how one would actually break the base!
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    Sliding Pantry Cabinet Shelves

    I’m looking for input in sliding shelves for a pantry cabinet. Originally I planned to build the cabinet with fixed shelves, but realized how difficult it is to find things in the current pantry, so sliding shelves seem to offer a solution. Something like this image pulled from the web...
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    Handsaw Sharpening

    I have accumulated several handsaws over the years and probably need to sharpen them. After looking around online a bit, I’m curious how others are sharpening their hand saws? I’d love to take a class, but I won’t have time for several years. I’m thinking of getting a kit like this to begin...
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    Finished Stair Treads

    Just to follow-up from my old thread: I used bona classic seal and bona traffic anti-slip. The classic seal added just a touch of yellow. The combination is a close match for my prefinished...

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