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|538 days ago||
Timber frame construction in Duluth, MN - 9 replies
Follow this blog about timber framing a Pavilion in Duluth! From Start to finish!
|587 days ago||
How about this for gas mileage? - 16 replies
THIS IS VERY INTERESTING!
|608 days ago||
AN AMAZING AUTO FACTORY IN GERMANY! - 13 replies
WOW! THE GERMANS' ARE WAY AHEAD OF EVERYBODY!
|623 days ago||
Where for dinner? - 13 replies
”This is funny, because I recently turned 80! Where For Dinner?A group of 15-year old guys discussed where theyshould meet for dinner. It was agreed they should meetat the Dairy Queen next to the Ocean View Restaurantbecause they only had $6.00 between them andJaneJohnson, that cute girl in Social Studies, lives on thatstreet and they m...
|626 days ago||
Barb & I would like to express our condolences to the passing of Jockmike2 (Michael Wurm).We are very sad to hear that Mike passed away recently. WE CONSIDERED HIM A DEAR FRIEND! Mike & I used to video chat on Skype quite often. He was sure plagued with a lot of health issues, but was always very cheerful. We haven’t go...
|682 days ago||
Lawsuits ? - 26 replies
Easy way to make money. What’s wrong with people today? Stupid juries! It’s time again for the annual ‘Stella Awards’! For Those unfamiliar with these awards, they are named after 81-year-oldStella Liebeck who spilled hot coffee on herself and successfully sued The McDonald’s in New Mexico , where she pur...
|688 days ago||
A unique tool box hinge - 16 replies
|715 days ago||
An "AWESOME" model train-plus display - 12 replies
This almost unbelievable.
|755 days ago||
Drilling a square hole on a drill press! - 9 replies
This is interesting, this done in steel, but why not wood? Drill a square hole.
|802 days ago||
A new saw stopping device! - 27 replies
This is a new patent pending device that looks very interesting. Check this out.
|852 days ago||
WOW! 5 years on Lumberjocks!! - 26 replies
Barb, & I wish to “THANK ALL OF YOU LUMBERJOCKS” for putting up with us. It seems like only yesterday that we signed up. Time sure flies when you’re having fun. We “LOVE” you all! Dick & Barb
|855 days ago||
I keep getting these fabulous offers to re-subscribe from various magazines. I just got one yesterday with my latest issue. I checked the expiration date for it, & its good until June, 2014.”LOL”
|1063 days ago||
Hi!I just seen this in popular working mag. & it looks interesting, except it’s very expensive. It’s vey interesting to see how it works on this video.
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|1143 days ago||
MINNESOTA OLE! - 15 replies
After having dug to a depth of 10 feet last year, New York scientists found traces of copper wire dating back 100 years, and came to the conclusion that their ancestors already had a telephone network more than 100 years ago.~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Not to be outdone by the New Yorkers, in the weeks t...
|1152 days ago||
I’m curious about this product called Cedarshield. They show some demo videos on this site. I’m tempted to try some, but I wonder if any of you LJs have ever used this product. It looks like a good thing. GoodsCustomCarpentry has this thread on using “Pentacyyl” wood treatment.
|1158 days ago||
Cyber Security Tip, PASSWORDS - 7 replies
SOME SOUND ADVICE! Cyber Security Tip ST04-002 Choosing and Protecting Passwords Passwords are a common form of authentication and are often the only barrierbetween a user and your personal information. There are several programsattackers can use to help guess or “crack” passwords, but by ch...
|1164 days ago||
ONLY IN AMERICA! Spread > the Stupidity - 25 replies
Only >in America …...do >drugstores make the sick walk all the way to the back of the store >to get their prescriptions while healthy people can buy cigarettes >at the front. > Only >in America …..do people order double cheeseburgers, >large fries, and a diet coke. > > > Only in America > ......do banks leave vau...
|1167 days ago||
$5.37!! - 30 replies
$5.37!! That’s what the kid behind the counter at Taco Bell said to me. I dug into my pocket and pulled out some lint and two dimes and something that used to be a Jolly Rancher. Having already handed the kid a five-spot, I started to head back out to the truck to grab some change when the kid with the Elmo hairdo said the har...
|1184 days ago||
Has anyone ever tried Polycryl on spalted wood? - 4 replies
I recently turned a bowl from some spalted Basswood. I had a heck of a time turning it, because the wood was so soft, & spongy. The fibers would pull out of the wood, no matter how sharp I kept my chisels . The only way I could finally get a decent finish, was sanding, & sanding. I’ve turned a lot of spalted wood before, but this ...