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Gene Howe

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  1. Gene Howe

    Interesting look backwards

    Take a peek back in time. http://www.homemadetools.net/forum/vintage-cigarette-how-do-cards-photo-71057?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=01-15-19#post125564
  2. Gene Howe

    Yes, Virginia, there really is a Santa Claus!

    Herb's a prince of a fella. Good for you, John. I see you scored a hat, too.
  3. Gene Howe

    Death from Fractal Burnng

    Still scares me. And, the $300 price, if not revolting, is certainly shocking.
  4. Gene Howe

    Tabs on the Weather...

    48* and scattered clouds. Headed for 52* this PM. 56* tomorrow. The ground is now it's normal color. Spongy, though.
  5. Gene Howe

    Sometimes I Just Get Lucky!

    Congrats Lew, you oughtta play the lotto, now.
  6. Gene Howe

    local WW11 Vet

    Wonderful story. I imagine that, at 19 and having fought his way to that point, collecting those art treasures was just another day in this man's army.
  7. Gene Howe

    Interesting look backwards

    Click on the ad links at the bottom. Can you imagine Doris Day endorsing an Interntional Harvester road roller? Then, there's the all in one sink, range and fridge unit. Them was the days.
  8. Gene Howe

    Funny I don't remember the kids ride

    Photoshop at work?
  9. Gene Howe

    Retirement is Hard Work...! ! !

    You must grow older. Growing up is optional.
  10. Gene Howe

    Shop Heat

    For $3 more, they add smell and a biohazard sticker.
  11. Gene Howe

    sad news

    RIP, gentlemen. You will be missed.
  12. Ties of any sort, jewelry of any kind, wrist watches, long hair are all banned in my hobby shop and many commercial shops I've visited. Especially, the machine shops. I won't wear loose clothing or long sleeves either. Of course, with my girth, a ban on loose clothing isn't applicable. Something else not allowed in my shop are beverage cans or glasses that tend to sweat.
  13. Not over engineering at all. The woodsmith plans call for it.
  14. Gator, stick with the 3 In One. Just ask yourself if you've ever seen sawdust on those sheaves.
  15. Gene Howe

    Looking for advice (photos included!)

    Re: wood movement. No problems foreseen but, you can cross that bridge later.
  16. Gene Howe

    Tabs on the Weather...

    High of 48* and, rain predicted. No black ice here. But, that mucky road is slicker than snot. Partially sunny and mid 50s for tomorrow and, the next several days. That should dry things out. Might be safe to wash the mud off the truck by Thursday.
  17. Gene Howe

    Small corner table

    Artie, some of us can't understand Uzbekian. Luckily, I have Google Translate.
  18. Gene Howe

    Tabs on the Weather...

    No sunglasses needed here. It's back to mottled brown. 99.41 of the snow has turned to water and escaped underground. .49 has turned our road out to a wet, slick morass. Except that considerable amount clinging to the lower 90% of my truck.
  19. Gene Howe

    Retirement is Hard Work...! ! !

    I get the picture. Arse umed you thought we'd f reak out.
  20. Dunno 'bout everbuddy else. I's just in it for the prizes. Truthfully, the best prize was the big smiles on the Basset's faces.
  21. HERB! You're a machine.
  22. Gene Howe

    Wooden skyscraper?

    There goes the cost of lumber.
  23. Gene Howe

    speedy sanding?

    Adjustable speed on my 6X48 belt sander and on the 12" disk sander is very handy. Different grits get different speeds.

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