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Old 10-06-2008, 03:25 PM   #11
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Looks like you have lots of places to play and nice toys to play with!
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Old 10-06-2008, 03:32 PM   #12
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No where near as nice as yours. Thanks for the pics. No belt grinder?
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Old 10-06-2008, 03:34 PM   #13
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You can find those sharpening stones for $25-$50. My kitchen knives get good/long lasting results just using a couple old Arkansas oil stones. (don't let the knife gurus see that though, lol)
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Old 10-06-2008, 03:34 PM   #14
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Uh-ohh, we might have Michael splitting another thread.....
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Old 10-06-2008, 03:35 PM   #15
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No where near as nice as yours.
Post some pics! I love seeing different storage ideas and stuff.
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Old 10-06-2008, 04:15 PM   #16
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sharpening paraphernalia?

Let's see...

The radial arm saw cuts a new bevel on the blade and the table saw is the first pass of sharpening. Then you go to the grinding wheel. Then you go out and buy new knives???
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Old 10-06-2008, 04:41 PM   #17
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Did you make that clock yourself ???
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Old 10-06-2008, 04:42 PM   #18
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Jeeks,

I have all the things for a shop. Table saw, Radial arm, dill press, gas & electric welding, compreessor and too many hand power tools to name. I have a dedicated garage to put it in. What I desparately need is time to put it all together.

Last fall dw and I did a gut rehab of the basement to accommodate out of town company. Got done just as everyone arrived. Guess where the "jobsite" got offloaded to.

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Old 10-06-2008, 05:08 PM   #19
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Did you make that clock yourself ???
No. You can buy those. I think I saw a kit to make one before though.

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Jeeks,

I have all the things for a shop. Table saw, Radial arm, dill press, gas & electric welding, compreessor and too many hand power tools to name. I have a dedicated garage to put it in. What I desparately need is time to put it all together.

Last fall dw and I did a gut rehab of the basement to accommodate out of town company. Got done just as everyone arrived. Guess where the "jobsite" got offloaded to.

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You should have seen it before. All I've been doing since we moved in the house has been construction. It's probobly been 2 years since I did anything down there NOT requiring a 2x4 and a level. I hoping this winter that will change. There's a few projects I desperately need to finish.

I hope you get yours together soon, that glass door cabinet is all plans and mags.
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Old 10-07-2008, 08:50 AM   #20
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My kitchen knives get good/long lasting results just using a couple old Arkansas oil stones. (don't let the knife gurus see that though, lol)
Heck, all I have is a Smith tri-stone deal that I bought from Wal-Mart about 15 years ago. It's got one aluminum oxide stone and two Arkansas wetstones. My knives get darn good edges on those, although they're not as good as what you can get with an EdgePro. I used to have a composite "stone", two different grades, one on each side. It was like an extra-fine grade of emery on one side, and an ultra-fine grade of emery on the second. It really did a good job of polishing a blade.
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