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Forum topic by interpim posted 10-04-2009 06:37 PM 1463 views 5 times favorited 10 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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10-04-2009 06:37 PM

Found this site today…
If you spend this much time tuning your saw you’ll get some really nice cuts.

-- San Diego, CA

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#1 posted 10-04-2009 07:19 PM

cool link interpim. I’ll be doing this soon.

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#2 posted 10-04-2009 07:26 PM

The guy must be an engineer. Did you see that he has a dial indicator on his tenoning jig? Either that or OCD. No wait, that’s the same thing as being an engineer, never mind. lol

That guy deserves are real pat on the back. That’s some real patience, perseverance, and persistence. Well done.

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#3 posted 10-04-2009 08:55 PM

This is an interesting link. I will have to bookmark it.

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#4 posted 10-04-2009 09:00 PM

Interesting stuff. I would like to try making some of his gears.

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#5 posted 10-05-2009 12:49 AM

Bookmark his ww home (or whatever it is) page, too.

It’s been open on my computer for weeks. It’s a treasure chest.

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#6 posted 10-05-2009 01:32 AM

good link

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#7 posted 10-05-2009 03:09 AM

Heck, I had the same problem with my arbor flange, and I just stuck a piece of clear Scotch packaging tape (0.002” thick) on the low spot. Worked perfectly, and it’s still there 2 or 3 years later.

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#8 posted 10-05-2009 05:50 AM

Thanks for the site, it looks great I just saved it in my favs.

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#9 posted 10-05-2009 09:52 PM

I want his box joint jig!!! And his slot mortiser, too!

I’ve been on his site many times and I always marvel at his ingenuity and resourcefulness. Have you checked out his table plans that are designed for disassembly?


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#10 posted 10-05-2009 10:23 PM

I’ve wasted hours on several different occasions reading through his site.

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