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  1. Garno

    R.I.P Nice victims

    R.I.P to all the victims of the Nice terrorist attack, it is worse that they were slayed inside a church. There is no place in this world for those idiots that are responsible for attacks in the name of religion. My thoughts and heart go out to France along with prayers that one day it will...
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    I went to see my podiatrist today

    Decided to visit my podiatrist today Didn't really think i needed to but hey ho.
  3. Garno

    No no no ..........

    This is somewhere that most definitely is not, nor ever will be, on my holiday bucket list.
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    I will soon be needing to buy some ply to make some cupboards in my shed, about 3 sheets I reckon. I plan to make a large rectangle with a ply piece in the middle to stop any initial bowing and secure that to the wall of my shed, I will then put in the dividers to make a series of compartments...
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    Just heard that the King of Spain has been quarantined on his private jet. So it's true then that ................................... wait for it "The reign in Spain stays mainly on the plane" Shall I just leave quietly ..............
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    Drawer Runners

    I will be requiring a large amount of drawer runners for the revamp of my shed but not really sure where they go. 1) Would they go on the sides of the drawer or are they attached to the panels? 2) Do they go near the bottom, middle or top of the drawers? 3) If using plastic runners is it ok to...
  7. Garno

    Biscuit Jointer

    I have a biscuit jointer that I may have been using wrong. I have always been wondering how to use the thing correctly and so today plunged into the deep pool known as youtube. I have always cut the holes with the jointer, inserted the biscuit after gluing the holes, So far so good but it is...
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    So you think you are safe

    An English mans home is his castle as the saying goes, it is meant that once you are behind closed doors you are safe and sound. Or are you???????? Have a read of this and then decide. https://www.gizmodo.co.uk/2020/08/researchers-find-a-way-to-copy-keys-using-the-sounds-they-make-inside-a-lock/
  9. Garno

    Send image

    How do I send an image to someone via PM? Do I have to have it hosted and send them a link?
  10. Garno

    Inside shed planning help needed

    I have a small shed for woodworking although twice as big as to what I had before. The internal measurements are around 7 1/2' x 7 1/2' Nearer Christmas time I will be selling the tablesaw and replacing it with Evolution RAGE5-S 255mm Electric Table Saw 230V (A gift from wife, son, daughter...
  11. Garno

    A sad day

    A sad day indeed, I know many of you will be saddened as I was upon hearing this news. :cry::cry::cry:
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    Train Crash

    What a sad start to the day for involved in the train crash in Scotland. My deepest sympathies go out to all.
  13. Garno

    I made one

    Over the last few days I have dragged myself up to my shed and got around to finally making a crosscut sled for my table-saw. I was going to post a picture of it in the "Post a photo of the last thing you made" thread but decided against doing so, I felt if I had one of the mods would of moved...
  14. Garno

    Taxi Drivers

    Very hot today and I have been sitting out in the sun so forgive me. Is there any other professions other than taxi drivers that can claim they walk to work every day? :? You would think walking to and from work everyday would make the majority of them fitter than they actually are instead...
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    Hi, I have a cheap benchtop planer thicknesser and thought I understood the principles of how to use it, that is until today. I have a couple of lumps of wood that I need to square off all round as they are out between 1 and 3mm on both the thickness and the width, in other words it slopes. I...
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    Not bad

    Just seen this on Rutlands. Seems like a good deal. https://www.rutlands.co.uk/sp+precision ... 044?tyah=y
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    Lockdown lingo - are you fully conversant

    Lockdown lingo - are you fully conversant with the new terminology? Coronacoaster The ups and downs of your mood during the pandemic. You’re loving lockdown one minute but suddenly weepy with anxiety the next. It truly is “an emotional coronacoaster”. Quarantinis Experimental cocktails mixed...
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    Routing Question

    I have a 1/4 inch hand router and need to cut a 5mm channel in some wood. The width of the channel is to be 9mm to run the whole length. It will start 13mm from the top edge. (it's basically a rectangle with a 9mm channel running 13mm from one edge) I also need another through the middle of the...
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    Routing straight lines

    Just found this, if it has been previously posted I appologise. This Jig is for routing straight lines with a hand router. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1QU7qVm7tQ
  20. Garno

    Basic knowledge I lack

    This is probably one of the first things most of you were taught when learning the mysterious art of woodwork. How would I go about making a slab of wooy/ply/mdf square using a tablesaw if all of the sides are differentent lengths and have lumps on its edges? In other words none of the lengths...