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About Cincinnatus

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    Cincinnati, Ohio Area
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    Woodworking, straight razors, beekeeping

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  1. Cincinnatus

    What did you do in the shop today?

    Das, Olydemon, Aus, John - great looking pieces! Guess I need to get off my rear and finish some pieces.
  2. Cincinnatus

    Show me your Bottle Openers!

    Wow - really impressed with that opener Jeremy - great job!
  3. Cincinnatus

    First wine rack

    Great job - I like the industrial look.
  4. Cincinnatus

    What did you do in the shop today?

    Now I see what you mean about a pain without a brake! Once you see the beam you realize how big the brackets are.
  5. Cincinnatus

    What did you do in the shop today?

    Very nice Das - what is the thickness of the beam?
  6. Cincinnatus

    Suburbanite Shop

    Very nice - keep posting pics so we can see the progress.
  7. Cincinnatus

    130# PW

    Nice that the persistence paid off. I have a relative that has this Peter Wright sitting in the yard - I need to start begging.
  8. Cincinnatus

    5 hp motor switch??

    I agree - after 25 years as an Electrical Engineer doing power distribution in buildings - I don't trust myself all the time either.... As I always tell everyone that asks for advise and is not comfortable working with electricity - call an Electrician - cheaper than a house fire.
  9. Cincinnatus

    5 hp motor switch??

    A single phase 230 VAC, 5 HP draws 28 amps. 30 amps would work but be tight. I would opt for a 35 Amp switch. The other option mentioned is a starter - you will need a NEMA size 2 for the motor, pretty standard - just search the web. NEMA size 2 is designed to handle a motor up to 7.5 HP.
  10. Cincinnatus

    My new restoration hobby

    The list of Trenton anvils says 1904.
  11. Cincinnatus

    Cleveland Museum of Art collection digitized

    Very nice - already downloaded a few images. Thanks for the link.
  12. Cincinnatus

    What did you do in the shop today?

    With Valentine's Day coming up - I made this for my wife. First go at making a flower and played around making a vase.
  13. Cincinnatus

    Les Paul Guitar

    That guitar is incredible - great job!
  14. Nice looking blades!