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    Hegner springs

    The cradles and tension bars are all in very good condition. I have tightened up the arms, fitted old spring, but it still jumps off.
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    Hegner springs

    I have 2 Hegners, both very old, purchased maybe 5th hand ? Refurbished both machines a couple of years a go. The small one is an M1 used for light weight cutting. Then the spring started jumping off. The large machine is a Polycut. All heavy duty cutting. I had to replace the motor last year...
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    Packing up workshop for house move

    Same here, although I have already started getting rid of excess stuff.
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    Thanks for that link, will bookmark for when summer arrives
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    Very proud Dad!

    That is excellent Alan! Congratulations to you both. Nice feeling when the kids study and do well. And get a job!
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    What to do once you’ve finished all the beer (video)

    Excellent! =D> :occasion5: My beer cans just don't make that sound .............................
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    MAKITA 3216

    I have a very old Makita router model ??? which is permanently mounted to my router table. It does not have the 'click' thing to hold the switch in, so I used a cable tie to keep it in. (also used wire, tape etc) Cheers Jaco
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    For the Novice Turner

    Thanks for the link. Cheers
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    Have a look at some of the e-letters from the US of A suppliers and web sites. They quite often have articals on tips and jigs. PM me you e-mail address and I will search my old wood mails and forward you some. Cheers Jaco
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    Thewoodhaven website....gone?

    Aaaaw, geeeee, come on Jacob, you enjoy those threads leading to the banning. Be a sport and join, then you can add another banning to the list! :lol:
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    Enough sleep?

    This is very interesting. This test will determine if you're getting enough sleepor if your mind has really lost it! The test consists of three parts: You'll be shown 12 photos in the first part, You'll be shown another 12 photos in the second part, You'll be shown 48 photos in the third...
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    CHECK FOR ALZHEIMER'S - PRETTY AMAZING The following was developed as a mental age assessment by the School of Psychiatry at Harvard University. Take your time and see if you can read each line aloud without a mistake. The average person over 40 years of age cannot do it! 1. This is this cat...
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    SNOTTY RECEPTIONIST An older gentleman had an appointment to see the urologist who shared offices with several other doctors. The waiting room was filled with patients. As he approached the receptionist's desk, he noticed that the receptionist was a unfriendly woman who looked like a Sumo...
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    Why post Photos. The + & - posting pics. & How to

    Sorry if I missed it .... Can also add to this - you can e-mail your pics to Photobucket. I will send say 6 and then later log in and organise. You get a reply mail with the link in it, so quick and easy if you want to add a pic to a post. Cheers
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    seamus and bessie

    :lol: :lol: :lol: