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Artie

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About Artie

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    Apprentice
  • Birthday 03/11/1960

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  • First Name
    Artie
  • My Location
    Pepperell, Ma
  • Gender
    Male
  • My skill level is
    Beginner
  • Favorite Quote
    The clock of life is wound but once.

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  1. Artie

    Track Saw

    Hi, just looking for opinions here. When I bought my Shopsmith for my tiny basement, I also bought a True-trac track saw system. With their system you attach the plate to the circular saw. I’m thinking of getting a circular saw (corded), and dedicating it to this purpose. In my current status, it would not get used very often, but I would want it work well, when needed. Just looking to see if anyone else has used this, or similar, and has some recommendations/do’s/don’ts. Thank you, Artie
  2. Artie

    Happy Birthday Herb!

    Happy B-Day!!
  3. Artie

    'Off 90'

    I can’t define where the line is between craftsman, and artist, but you’ve certainly crossed it. I enjoyed the interview very much! Kudos.
  4. Artie

    Haven't Posted In A While.

    You bee awesome! Lolol
  5. Artie

    It's Hard To Help Some Folks.

    My model and serial number qualify,they are sending me a box. Thanks for posting this.
  6. Artie

    It's Hard To Help Some Folks.

    I have one, in pieces, on my bench. I may have to make it a priority to re-assemble it, and look into this recall. Thanks for the info.
  7. Artie

    Login, Navigation And Access Issues.

    Well I was able to log on like nothing changed.
  8. Artie

    Useless conversation and other drivel...

    The snake through the thumb thing was 29 years ago, my only real issue was when the nurse took my thumb and straightened it out on me, with no warning. I’m pretty sure they heard my screams outside. Workmans comp paid for the E-room visit (and tetanus shot). Sorry if I didn’t make it clear that this was in my youth. I was just trying to point out the benefits of electrical tape over duct tape LOL. Plus I always had a supply of electrical tape, duct tape always seems to disappear so quickly. This was during the heyday of the real estate boom here in Mass. I remember I got home at 6:00, slept for two hours and had to be onsite at the OTHER job I was running in North Andover. As long as I was there, and the company van was in the parking lot, everyone was happy. I’m fairly certain that was their longest work day of my life.
  9. Artie

    Useless conversation and other drivel...

    Peculiar to my trade, we use electrical tape. It has the advantage of being able to be applied, stretched out, so it constricts on the cut, sealing it. Of course an hour or so later, lots of blue color, and throbbing. That’s when I take the tape off, and apply another layer, that I don’t stretch out when applying. Managed to work all night at Faneuil hall, after pulling a snake through the base of my thumb with this field medicine. Hit the emergency room at 5 am, on the way home, got 6 stitches and an EARFULL from the nurse. Tried to explain about construction deadlines, but she would n’t hear of it. Ahhh to be 29 again. (Actually I wouldn’t mind the 20’th anniversary, of 29, again).
  10. Artie

    Sewing Cabinet

    Glad my wife’s doesn’t read this forum, or I’d have a project to do! Very nice.
  11. Artie

    Familiar Faces

    Yup, kinda hard not to believe they truly were the Greatest Generation.
  12. Artie

    Someone In Oregon Has A Birthday Today And.

    Happy B-Day!
  13. Artie

    The Date For The TPW Gathering Is

    I would have to reluctantly rule myself out for a gathering this summer, but pictures would be real cool.
  14. Artie

    This Could Scare The Crap Out Of You

    On the seacoast in Seabrook NH there is a seafood restaurant called Browns. It was a common sight to see one of their 10 yard dumpsters sailing through the salt water marsh whenever there was a storm during the full moon high tides. Their parking lot and 2-3 feet of the restaurant would go underwater. My son was up there during one of the episodes and has video of the dumpster sailing along. The town actually had to order them to start chaining the dumpsters up, so they couldn’t escape into the marsh. If I was a particularly good techie, I could post the video, but I’m not

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