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BigFella1956
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I have been a handy man around my home for many years and I'm keen on carpentry, wood working and especially old furniture restoration. I want to learn, particularly the many tricks of the trade. Also, happy to help people out if they need a hand as well as share what I know.
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BigFella1956
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Sunday

r23on, thanks for the oil on AutoDesk - I will check it out.In the meantime, I thought I would share with you my improvised attempt at table saw dust ...

BigFella1956
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Wednesday

G'day r23on, Thanks for the info about your project and the garden section at Bunnings. I will look more closely next time.For my drawings, I am using ...

BigFella1956
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Wednesday

G'day r23on, wow, you certainly have some impressive skills there. I would have loved to be a fly on the wall and watch you do your thing. I also love ...

BigFella1956
Junior Contributor
7 replies
a week ago

G'day r23on, great to hear from you.Yes, I have my table saw thanks. As fate would have it, I asked a bloke at work if he knew anything about table sa ...

BigFella1956
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a week ago

Mitchell, Thanks for your advice. I have attached a copy of the design I'm referring to.The image on the left is the frame to go over the vege garden ...

BigFella1956
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11 replies

Good afternoon Everyone!Can anyone recommend free cut list software? I have checked out a few on the web and have been left wanting.This request relat ...

BigFella1956
Junior Contributor
a month ago

Thanks again r23on, thanks for the site, I'll check out the videos. No doubt we'll be in touch. Chris

BigFella1956
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a month ago

r23on, I have the following tools:10" mitre sawdrills (1 x corded, 1 not)jigsawcircular sawpalm sanderbelt sanderangle grinderassorted hand tools (not ...

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woodenwookie
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a month ago

Scroll saw with a rotary tool attachment would be good for you. The rotary attachment will allow you to do the fine engraving etc. The scroll saw will ...

Bunnings Team Member MitchellMc
Bunnings Team Member
7 replies
a month ago

Hi Chris (@BigFella1956), What great questions which I trust many of our members will be interested in. You might like to check out the topics Begin ...

Bunnings Team Member MitchellMc
Bunnings Team Member
2 replies
a month ago

Hi @BigFella1956, Many thanks for your question, I trust this will be an interesting topic to cover for our members. I see @Razzer has already giv ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
a month ago

Hi @BigFella1956, In addition to the previous discussion that @MitchellMc linked to, here's a couple of others that you might also find useful: F ...

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BigFella1956
Junior Contributor
1 reply
Sunday

r23on, thanks for the oil on AutoDesk - I will check it out.In the meantime, I thought I would share with you my improvised attempt at table saw dust ...

BigFella1956
Junior Contributor
3 replies
Wednesday

G'day r23on, Thanks for the info about your project and the garden section at Bunnings. I will look more closely next time.For my drawings, I am using ...

BigFella1956
Junior Contributor
7 replies
a week ago

G'day r23on, great to hear from you.Yes, I have my table saw thanks. As fate would have it, I asked a bloke at work if he knew anything about table sa ...

BigFella1956
Junior Contributor
a week ago

Mitchell, Thanks for your advice. I have attached a copy of the design I'm referring to.The image on the left is the frame to go over the vege garden ...

BigFella1956
Junior Contributor
a month ago

Thanks again r23on, thanks for the site, I'll check out the videos. No doubt we'll be in touch. Chris

BigFella1956
Junior Contributor
a month ago

G'day r23on, I think you're quite right - I have got different responses from different people and likewise, you're questions are valuable to me, some ...

BigFella1956
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1 reply
September

My thanks to Isobel and Brad. I re-did the paint job and it worked out a treat. I used painter's tape (Frog) and then scored it when dry and got lovel ...

BigFella1956
Junior Contributor
3 replies
September 2019

Hi Brad, I have viewed the videos in your response so it looks like tape and caulk. Off to bunting’s I go. I appreciate your help. Cheers, Chris

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