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|14 days ago||
Yikes - 11 replies
Moved some wood in my garage while wearing flip flops (should have had shoes i know) and behind the wood not 1 foot away from my foot was a black widow spider. I hosed it down with raid really good and beat it with a board.
|16 days ago||
Woodworkers Guild of America Shady Business Model - 12 replies
About 6 weeks ago I got an envelope in the mail that had a DVD in it from the woodworkers guild of america, I get so much junk mail now that I am a subscriber to wood magazine I just shred most of it without reading it. I gave the DVD to someone at work that is mildly interested in woodworking. A couple days ago I got a letter from woodworker...
|38 days ago||
Guy in Home Depot tries to saw off arms - 7 replies
OMG, with a hand saw http://fox5sandiego.com/2013/04/11/man-tries-to-cut-off-arms-with-saw-at-home-depot/
|97 days ago||
After being on lumberjocks for several years and seeing people make so many beautiful boxes I found myself wanting to make one or more. The only problem is I can’t figure out what I would do with one that wouldn’t just make it an ornamental piece of clutter. I guess I am just an utilitarian kind of guy. So lets have it what do you...
|109 days ago||
Get better Ron! - 1 reply
|113 days ago||
Purposely misusing contractions - 12 replies
From now on when I use a contraction that is also an homonym I am going to use the wrong one for the hell of it. Who else wants to make it a game and point out where we mess up and use the right one? Nonship forum only.
|125 days ago||
Most Influential man on 90's music..... - 26 replies
I love 90’s grunge music, I was in highschool when it hit. When you think of who started the movement, who was most influential who do you think about. I knew about Mother Love Bone, but I never knew the depth of their lead singers influence. I ran across this well done documentary on you tube so I thought I would share. http://...
|167 days ago||
New Choice for replacement battery packs - 1 reply
No affiliation with them, but I use to competitivly race radio control cars and flew electric airplanes and I found their batteries and building services to be good enough for all but the most serious racing (where I traveled hundreds of miles to attend a race). http://www.cheapbatterypacks.com/PowerTools/PowerToolStart.aspx?mid=713 Is go...
|169 days ago||
And people complained about political threads.... - 21 replies
I just read a topic about drawer slides where the f-word was used repeatedly and that contained racial insults…..yea it was the political threads that were the problem.
|173 days ago||
Anything you recognize? - 11 replies
Anyone recognize anything in these pictures that would be worth bidding on at a local auction house? http://www.chesapeakemarketplace.com/pictures/113012General/2012-11-25/100_6807.JPG http://www.chesapeakemarketplace.com/pictures/113012General/2012-11-25/100_6883.JPG http://www.chesapeakemarketplace.com/pictures/113012General/2012-11-2...
|213 days ago||
Kreg Router table insert plate - 4 replies
Anyone have one? I just got one and thought it would have the levelers included with it but they are no where to be found in the package. Did I misunderstand the description and I have to purchase them seperately or were they left out of my package? Pat
|239 days ago||
Kidney Stones - 25 replies
Ouch Ouch OUCH! Who else here has had them? Had my first episode this past Sunday, had it lasered apart on Wednesday and now I finally feel back to normal. I sure hope that is my one and only, drastically changed my intake of soda and salt.
|252 days ago||
As everyone in the US was watching Hurrican Katrina on television gasoline prices skyrocketed, most people thought this was fairly temporary, but after 7 years gasoline above $3/gallon has become the new normal. With the global economy reeling for 4 years and no real signs of a turn arround when will the current economic state be considered t...
|267 days ago||
Apple vs Samsung, one of the things Apple was sueing over was the rights to use a rectangle with rounded corners.
|299 days ago||
The BenchMark Portable work bench - 4 replies
Happeened across this from an ad that came across youtube. It looks pretty cool the way the work would be supported and you can still saw through it as long as you line it up right. Anyone here seen one or have one? There arent any reviews posted that I could find. But $300 is a bit steep. http://www.benchmarktable.com/Benchmark_Table_Por...
|302 days ago||
Since a friend of mine borrowed by 14 inch Poulin and liked it so much and kept asking for me to tell it to him I did and was left without a chainsaw. I decided that I would buy a 16 inch Stihl. The Poulin was bought the morning after a hurricane went through and I didn’t have much time to decide what to get, I had been window shipping ...
|321 days ago||
HR347 passed overwhelmingly by the House (Both Parties) and signed in to law by President Obama will give the secret service the power to arrest and charge someone with a felony for protesting in an area where someone under secret service protection is. Liberal or Conservative, you should be able to see the implications of this law and the po...
|324 days ago||
Made in the USA time to put up or shut up - 30 replies
Google Nexus Q Designed and made in the USA, this media player costs significantly more than competitors made in China. If electronics can come back to US manufactures this could be huge, I give props to Google for trying.
|338 days ago||
Bald Cypress - 7 replies
Does anyone know if the big box stores in the south sell bald cypress?
|365 days ago||
No More bailouts, Let irresponsible buisnesses fail - 13 replies
The Obama administrations has a great opportunity here with JP Morgan, if their losses from the hedged bets will cause them to fail without intervention then let them fail. Adding more regulations but then bailing them out is playing the parent that always bails out the troubled teen, they loose any consequences to their actions.