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  1. dsavitsk

    Podcast Thread

    I am finding season 2 to be unlistenable.
  2. Only thing I have to add is that I got to play around with a Contura once. Most beautiful camera I ever saw. https://www.photrio.com/forum/threads/just-bought-my-“grail”-camera-contura-stereo-camera.170807/
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    Podcast Thread

    Listening to this two years later. It's quite good. And who knew it is antivenin, not antivenom?
  4. I think the Muffits image better.
  5. Lenovo has some Thinkpad workstation laptops that will work well that are in stock. I just got this one for Fusion360: https://www.lenovo.com/us/en/p/laptops/thinkpad/thinkpadp/thinkpad-p1-gen-4/20y3004hus
  6. Does anyone have a suggestion for good software (free or otherwise) for cloning a more than half empty 1T windows drive to a smaller (512GM) drive, including the boot stuff, recovery partition, etc?
  7. 4x4's should be pretty stable. Softwood doesn't move any more than hardwood. But if it is a concern, you can build your own stable 4x4's from 2x12's using this trick:
  8. Wood doesn't appreciably move lengthwise, so you can minimize the effect from wood movement by constructing accordingly.
  9. Is Putin Sick – Or Are We Meant to Think He Is? An oligarch close to the Kremlin was recorded on a tape saying the president is ‘very ill with blood cancer.’ Is this true, idle speculation or disinformation designed to make an erratic and paranoid dictator vulnerable? https://newlinesmag.com/reportage/is-putin-sick-or-are-we-meant-to-think-he-is/
  10. We have a cat named Jellybean It's also the name of Craig's cat on Malcolm in the Middle. and Marshmallow is the name of Dewey's dog
  11. Spinal Tap drummer Ric Parnell dies aged 70 https://www.theguardian.com/music/2022/may/02/ric-parnell-spinal-tap-drummer-dies
  12. Here are all the Russian oligarchs who’ve died under strange circumstances this year: https://fortune.com/2022/04/26/russian-oligarchs-deaths-strange-circumstances-this-year/
  13. dsavitsk


    For classical music fans (click for the whole thread 🧵) ...
  14. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Russian_generals_killed_during_the_2022_invasion_of_Ukraine
  15. Happy 100th birthday to Charles Mingus!
  16. dsavitsk


    Drugs, Planes, Bail: The Wild Story of George Jones’s Lost Recordings https://www.nytimes.com/2022/04/21/arts/music/george-jones-lost-tapes.html
  17. Hide glue is reversible. Wood glue isn't. That's useful if it's historic or collectable and might see later restoration work.
  18. Neither is the correct answer. A Hammer A3 (or similar) is the right answer - it is physically smaller than the Powermatic jointer, yet still will give you a wider jointer, and will allow you to get rid of the planer which will free up space for a bigger CNC.
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