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    The Hardwood Store of NC Status

    Unless it's changed you need to be on the list. There are instructions somewhere.
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    The Hardwood Store of NC Status

    Have you tried Dixie Plywood? Klutz in Concord?
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    I use Glubots.
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    Titebond III

    It's a possibility. I gave you my best SWAG not seeing any photos or in person. For kiln-dried lumber near you check these out They probably run a weekly delivery route to local to you cabinet and boat builder shops. Call and talk to them: Beety Lumber 14130 US Highway 64, Manns Harbor, NC...
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    Titebond III

    If the cracks are in the glue joints it could be glue starvation. How tight are you clamping the glue-ups? If the cracks aren't in the glue joints your stock is too wet and needs more time to dry. Living in a humid climate shouldn't prevent it from drying enough to be stable. Even on the most...
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    Oil or wax? To prevent tools from rusting...

    Much cheaper at your local autoparts store.
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    Oil or wax? To prevent tools from rusting...

    This article is a good comparison of different rust prevention products. CRC 3-36 and plain WD-40 (not the WD-40 Corrosion Inhibitor) came out on top for both Cast iron and steel. The Best Rust Preventers - FineWoodworking
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    Oil or wax? To prevent tools from rusting...

    I find it at auto parts stores much cheaper.
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    Wood Stength vs Hardness

    Some of you youngins might not know about this: The Sagulator It does the calculating for you when designing shelves.
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    High End Equipment Sale in Salisbury on FB Marketplace

    Not mine. Keep scrolling if you don't like FB: FS30 w/Mortiser: Log In or Sign Up to View
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    Help needed for broken bolt in Bosch ros65vc sander

    I would use a center punch and make a divot near the edge of the broken bolt. Then hold it at an angle with the punch in the divot and tap it with a hammer in the proper direction to loosen it.
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    Tool question - Straight edge for table saw top alignment

    If you are just wanting to check the flatness of each wing make a master bar set. Care and Repair of Shop Machines
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    A "Quiet" vacuum?

    The $bags are a problem for me. I don't need them with the Fein+Cleanstream as nothing is able to trash the motor or shop air.
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    Gunter's List of USA made products

    I just got a virus warning on this site.
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    Help With Jointer- Coplanar Issue

    One of the best books you can own for a shop reference is John White's Care and Repair of Shop Machines. This section has his instructions for a Master Bar that can outcompete most high end, long straight edges and not cost a lot of money. It uses a series of 3 bars with evenly spaced drywall...
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    A "Quiet" vacuum?

    An advantage when I purchased my Fein Turbo2 was I can use an aftermarket HEPA Cleanstream filter on it and no bags. Dump the contents, hose off the filter and keep marching. I've run mine that way since ~2003-4 when I got it.
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    Fein Turbo II and Dust Deputy

    It slides over the float cage. There's a flexible seal.
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    Fein Turbo II and Dust Deputy

    I replaced the bag with a Gore Cleanstream HEPA pleated filter ~15 years ago. Best decision ever. I clean it when it gets full and it keeps on doing its job.

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