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Mias Bez

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PostSubject: Re: TurnTex Woodworks   Tue Oct 21, 2014 4:19 pm

[quote="Andybear33"]Yes
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Hi Gents

I do not have any of this but I would like to learn and get involved in some of this " experiments". What can I do to get involved? I could use some stabilizing also.

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PostSubject: Re: TurnTex Woodworks   Tue Aug 26, 2014 10:28 pm

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PostSubject: Re: TurnTex Woodworks   Tue Aug 26, 2014 10:16 pm

Andybear33 wrote:
I have a Vacuum chamber which we could try.

Andy do you have a vacuum pump for that chamber?
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PostSubject: Re: TurnTex Woodworks   Tue Aug 26, 2014 10:38 am

I have a Vacuum chamber which we could try.
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PostSubject: Re: TurnTex Woodworks   Tue Aug 26, 2014 7:11 am

I'd love to try it. Since I have a lot of items that needs stabilizing.
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PostSubject: Re: TurnTex Woodworks   Mon Aug 25, 2014 6:40 pm

I have done some stabilizing with thinned down marine spa varnish. That worked well. I have a vacuum pump that comes out of a printing machine. It is not all that strong but it works. I am sure that I can make a chamber out of thick walled PVC pipe. When I am home we should get together and try it. Cannot be to difficult
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PostSubject: Re: TurnTex Woodworks   Mon Aug 25, 2014 10:31 am

Yes, 100% correct. I was looking at his stabilizing solution to get some. Anyone in SA have an equivalent product that you know about?
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PostSubject: Re: TurnTex Woodworks   Sat Aug 23, 2014 8:56 am

Orffer wrote:
Tested it from my side.  Works fine for me.

try this link?

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Still not working there must be something in his site that gets blocked by our server. But no problem it is Curtus from cactus juice. He is on IAP
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PostSubject: Re: TurnTex Woodworks   Fri Aug 22, 2014 7:03 am

Tested it from my side. Works fine for me.

try this link?

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PostSubject: Re: TurnTex Woodworks   Thu Aug 21, 2014 9:09 pm

Orffer wrote:
He makes vacuum chaimbers and distributes cactus juice!  I've been wanting to order from him, so if anyone's interested, we might be able to club together?

I can not get on his site. I get a 404 error message but I would be interested

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PostSubject: Re: TurnTex Woodworks   Tue Aug 19, 2014 10:28 am

He makes vacuum chaimbers and distributes cactus juice! I've been wanting to order from him, so if anyone's interested, we might be able to club together?
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PostSubject: TurnTex Woodworks   Sat Aug 16, 2014 8:24 am

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