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    DavidR8's shop shenanigans

    Stucco repair has started!!! <happydance>
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    Atlas TH42 resto

    Hey, I've seen that lathe before ;)
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    Milling Machine BC Auction

    Looks like a decent machine!
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    Hello from Atlantic Canada

    Welcome from the other coast, Vancouver Island!
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    CCMT09T304 VP15TF

    That is a good deal. Too bad my CCMT inserts are the smaller size :(
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    Kalamazoo Horizontal Band Saw - 8x24, Victoria BC $750

    Added the city to the original post.
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    DavidR8's shop shenanigans

    I calculated the I calculated the area to be covered at 60 sq ft. $5000 for that is just complete insanity.
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    DavidR8's shop shenanigans

    Yup, the fellow hopes to get going next week.
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    DavidR8's shop shenanigans

    Yup, the first one pretty much feels like a "we don't want this job" estimate.
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    DavidR8's shop shenanigans

    Second quote is in. $1600. Same work, same process.
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    Jacobs Drill Chuck.

    I have an import keyless Albrecht clone that came with my mill and I've never used it because a pipe wrench was used to loosen it at some point and the jaws are messed up now. Plus the thing is like 2" longer than my Jacobs MT3 mounted chuck.
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    DavidR8's shop shenanigans

    Fellow cam yesterday afternoon. Now I'm waiting for the quote.
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    DavidR8's shop shenanigans

    Yes, I owned a condo here in Victoria that had to do a million dollar remediation after the leaky condo debacle. Full re-stucco of the exterior. Folks were not happy.
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    DavidR8's shop shenanigans

    Our house was built in 1920, it is the original dairy farmhouse. It has a lath and plaster exterior so it's been this way since at least the 50's. We rewired the entire house 16 years ago and took off all of the interior finishing and found zero evidence of water intrusion.
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    DavidR8's shop shenanigans

    Stucco because the rest of the house is stucco. And I'm not confident that a weather-tight seal can be created between siding and the uneven surface of the existing stucco. And as @Dabbler said, we live in rain central. In the winter it rains all the time. Snow is a rarity. So watertight is...
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