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Forum topic by AlaskaGuy posted 07-02-2019 03:20 PM 378 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-02-2019 03:20 PM

-- Alaskan's for Global warming!

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#1 posted 07-02-2019 04:53 PM

Boy you can really hear the low speed just chomping that pine. Probably need a hammer drill for hard maple etc. Pretty good tool to develop wrist strength too if your wrist doesn’t snap when it catches.

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#2 posted 07-02-2019 05:05 PM

And now for my next trick…...

....Raised panel doors!!! NOT!

-- Mike - Waukesha, WI

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#3 posted 07-02-2019 05:24 PM

wish i would have seen this sooner,ive wasted a lot of money on routers-lol.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#4 posted 07-02-2019 11:41 PM

His time must be something like a penny a day. I went and bought 2 real routers, got back home and that was still playing….

Where is the 10 minnite rule?

-- Think safe, be safe

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#5 posted 07-02-2019 11:48 PM

I wonder if he lost that finger using a home made tablesaw as a jointer?

-- The optimist says "the glass is half full". The pessimist says "the glass is half empty". The engineer says "the glass is twice as big as it needs to be"

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#6 posted 07-03-2019 12:31 AM

A simple pass will suffice here

-- Regards Rob

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#7 posted 07-03-2019 11:33 AM

Probably his table saw router. So try, try again.

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