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Derek Jones

Welcome to.....making mistakes

1 July 2019

It’s no secret that we all learn from our mistakes, they are after all part of the process of honing one’s skills and finding out what works and what doesn’t. Imagine though, how far we would all come in a much shorter period of time if we shared more of our failures instead of concentrating on cele ...

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  • Which sander?

    By jamesbil

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  • Timber andd Tools for Sale

    By Sunbeam

    Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 2:03 PM

    Timber – all air dried at least 10 years Brown Oak– air dried waney edge planks2050x 420/450 x 55 - £75    2040 x 37...

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  • Jet dust collector anti-start bypass

    By rmichaelo67

    Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 4:18 AM

    Hi guys. I have 2hp 230v jet dust collector. It has an anti-start on the machine which means using remotes is not possible. I bought a new normal power too...

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  • Woodworkers bench

    By colin wilding

    Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 8:44 PM

    Just wondering does anybody know of a company in the UK that manufacture cabinet makers workbenches. I have had a fire in my shop which has destroyed my bench.

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  • Closing workshop

    By GoldfingerFactory

    Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 6:28 PM

    Hi Billio, Very sorry to hear of your ill health. Hope you feel better soon. We run a community based workshop in London aiming to upskill people in the ar...

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  • In built wardrobe project

    By Gsusamc

    Friday, April 19, 2019 - 1:50 AM

    Hello thereI was wondering if anyone could give me some expert advice. I want to build my wardrobe for the attic room I just converted. I have drawn t...

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  • End Grain

    By lodgema

    Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 11:59 AM

    Thank you both for your replies, very much appreciated.I guess, Claude, that the adage about Google not always being the font of all knowledge has proved c...

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