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    Wood price

    I like to make a couple of Adirondack chairs from the following plans http://content.wiltontool.com/coolstuff ... ckplan.pdf. 2" x 4" x 4 @ 10' 2" x 6" x 2 @ 7' 1" x 6" x 8 @ 6' 1" x 8" x 2 @ 5' I was quoted £850+vat for cedar and more than £500 +vat for douglas fir. Is that normal prices...
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    unknown metal plough

    I have juts got this from ebay http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/291959575289? ... EBIDX%3AIT anyone would have any idea what brand is it? doesn't look like anything i have seen before for the £11 i paid i thought i can hardly go wrong. It does feel nice and heavy. The cutters do feel ok, haven't tried...
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    Small Box Hardware

    Does anyone know a good source for small boxes hinges and clasps, the one i can see on ebay/amazon don't really look that good. thanks Oli
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    Titan sliding mitre saw

    i know a few of you do like the titan planer thickners, as anyone got experience with theirs 8 inch sliding mitre saw http://www.screwfix.com/p/titan-ttb598m ... _container looks ok to me be that can be deceiving. Would love a bosch one but can't justify the price tag. the others one i was...
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    Mitre Saw motor issue

    Hopefully someone might be able to help. the motor on my mitre saw suddenly started to make big spark and flapping noise when running, i replaced the brushes in case it was the cause of the issue but to no avail, spark are still there and the noise too. I dismantled the motor and can not see...
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    Saw and Chisel advice

    Looking to buy a decent saw for devtail, tenons, finger joints etc would this http://www.axminster.co.uk/veritas-rip- ... saw-950979 be a good starter saw to cover most bases instead of just getting the dovetail version? Also would it be better to get a rip or crosscut version of it? Also...
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    which water based polyurthane

    Hi, i have just painted some mdf cubes but would like to protect them with clear water based polyurethane, which brand would you recommend? I just used normal emulsion paints after applying a primer to match the wall colour. I haven't got a spray gun so i will either use a roller or brush to...
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    Catkin tree any good for woodwork?

    As the title suggest is the wood from a catkin tree any good for wood working? Cutting my tree off and before i get rid of it wanted to know if it can be used. Oli
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    Patio Table

    Hi, as well as the the table saw project i am also planning to make a decent size patio table. My local timber yard are selling 200x100x2400 mini sleepers at a very good price of about £16 each. For the table they can rip them to 200x50x2400. http://www.daviestimber-shop.co.uk/spec ...
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    Table Saw blades what to get?

    Hi, looking for a all round decent table saw blade in the £20-£30 price range, the one i currently have cut through mdf fine and give a decent clean cut, how ever i did cross cut some pine with it and ended up with quite a large amount of splinters, the blade is 40 teeth from what iI gather...
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    Cheap table Saw project

    Hello Everyone, Just joined but already been visiting the site a few times. Very new to wood working, got a few tools ( mainly cheapish one) as tight budget and also have some other hobbies that need funds too. First i don't know if i am posting this in the right place on the forum, if not...