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commented on Commarato53's Workshop 07-23-2014 05:43 PM
commented on Super Simple Coat Rack 07-23-2014 05:33 PM
replied on Titebond II or Titebond III 07-23-2014 05:29 PM
added project Mudroom Builtin with Bookmatched Bench and Shelves 07-21-2014 02:49 PM
replied on Old Grizzly G1182 6" jointer clean up 07-07-2014 02:36 PM
replied on Inconsistent table saw burning, advice please. 06-02-2014 02:20 AM
replied on Inconsistent table saw burning, advice please. 05-27-2014 07:59 PM
started topic Inconsistent table saw burning, advice please. 05-27-2014 07:05 PM
started topic Here is what termites can do ... 03-05-2014 06:15 PM
added blog entry Shop & Tool Growing Pains #15: Coming out of hibernation 03-03-2014 03:19 PM
commented on pendledad's Profile 03-03-2014 03:04 PM
added project Three cubby pine shelf 05-13-2013 12:52 PM
added project Mother's day birdhouses 05-11-2013 02:49 AM
commented on Shop & Tool Growing Pains #14: DIY Dust Deputy 04-14-2013 03:13 AM
added project Outfeed table 04-14-2013 02:57 AM

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#1 posted 09-05-2012 04:05 PM

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#2 posted 09-05-2012 07:34 PM

Welcome aboard. Nice that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#3 posted 09-05-2012 07:36 PM

Glad to see that you have made Lumberjocks a part of your Woodworking experience… Welcome

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#4 posted 09-06-2012 05:50 AM

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy!

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#5 posted 09-09-2012 02:15 PM

welcome to lumber jocks….
you will find inspiration and jaw dropping projects…from simple projects to ones that leave you speachless…dont be afraid to try amything you find amoung these pages….the fact that you are willing to try is the best part….enjoy

-- jjempson

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#6 posted 10-10-2012 02:02 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks were the People and Projects are Amazing, Good Luck!

-- ~ Bob ~ Newton, N.H.

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#7 posted 01-04-2013 12:11 AM

I can’t even pronounce that quanta- thingy guy that you do.. hahaha…. Work/Play safe. Keep makin dust.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#8 posted 03-03-2014 06:56 AM

Hey pendledad, I just read your post on dust collection. So what did you finally end up getting? Did you get the HF?
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pendledad

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#9 posted 03-03-2014 03:04 PM

Jetlag, I did end up going with the HF unit. I got some sections of 10’ flexible hose from woodcraft when they were on wicked sale. I got some quick connect clamps so I can move from tool to tool. The HF unit is pretty loud, and the base it comes on is pretty flimsy. But, I don’t wheel it around much, so I don’t really notice. Once I get all the winter stuff out of the shop and I can get back to work out there, I’ll probably move that sucker into a corner and Ronco it, “set it and forget it”.

I did notice there are quite a few leaks in the motor housing. I’ll have to go over those with some GE silicone II to seal them up. And where the handle connects to the baffle/bags the screw holes also shoot fine dust into the air, so I’ll have to seal those too. But for $135, I couldn’t find a better alternative. I eventually didn’t go with the big cyclones because of space, and I can put the rest of that budget towards mitre/compressor/router this year.

But, when I hook that thing up to my planer or BS or TS, the dust just gets sucked away. It is nice not having piles of sawdust around your spinning blades or surfaces.

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