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Mark Baker

Mark Baker

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18 November 2019

I am having one of those days when I have been fielding calls, emails and conversations in which people are vexed, fractious and moaning about things. I am going share with you a few of my comments regarding said subjects. Q Why are so many people using tipped tools when tipped tools are not as vers ...

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  • Three bowls

    By CHJ

    Friday, November 22, 2019 - 9:59 PM

    As mentioned elsewhere I like the rim treatment on the first Ash bowl and the similar treatment on the spalted piece. 

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  • Three bowls

    By Dalboy

    Friday, November 22, 2019 - 4:47 PM

    Not being able to get much turning done due to other projects and things I decided to get into the workshop for a good days turning for a quick break from ...

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  • Caution, Plywood Glue Blocks

    By Ian Thorn

    Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 8:55 PM

    Like Bob I have not seen the issue as I did not get a reminder to renew my sub . I would have to agree all activity can be dangerous so I always teach (thi...

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  • Rippled Olive.

    By Bob Chapman

    Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 10:58 AM

    Really attractive, Neil - nicely done.

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  • Caution, Plywood Glue Blocks

    By Bob Chapman

    Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 10:51 AM

    I haven't seen the issue in question but as an ex-teacher and demonstrator I would say that, with the best will in the world, it simply isn't possible to d...

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  • Time to turn

    By ron.d

    Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 5:48 PM

    Time where did it all go? Keep trying and you will get there!Ron

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  • Time to turn

    By Dalboy

    Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 11:30 AM

    I am sure that I am not alone in finding time to turn. Lately, I have other bits and pieces that seem to take up my time. As well as trying to complete a p...

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  • Caution, Plywood Glue Blocks

    By ron.d

    Monday, November 18, 2019 - 5:26 PM

    When Mark came to us for a demo, he was very safety conscious and even brought a sheet of things for me to sign, to show that every thing is as safe as can...

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