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Offline boisetmetal

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Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« on: August 17, 2014, 07:02 AM »
hello there,


excuse my bad English, but the school is far away, and so when I was young for the job I had to travel a lot, now is no longer the case and it quickly loses foreign languages ​​when you do not practical!
So thank you google translate to help me!

I'm Eric, 51, Newbie.

Your forum is very interesting, it will enable me to resume the practice of English!

I am from a small country of France, but I live 40 minutes from Germany (Festool), 45 minutes from Luxembourg, 50 minutes and 2 hours belgium Switzerland.

In 2010, I knew nothing in tools! To cut wood could do with anything, and it was neither done nor do!

Then the decision or continue to do anything, or have the means!

I created my little forum starting in 2011 (I am currently translating a few days ago) and had the desire to also video of someone starting out. Show that we can dare to try, and power without knowledge of carpenter or cabinetmaker to make things happen.

First problem a very small space. For me and my friend (who does fretwork saw with Excalibur) we have about 10/11 m square,
4.3 inch!

So no stationary machine, so have to find solutions and Power is ultimately the only solution.

Thus, on the advice of some forum member French I heard of Festool. Having no significant finances, I could go to other types of low-end machines, but as I Festool team.

Corner videos:
It's as much stuff to help beginners more than me.
It's also stuff (being dyslexic) to help me work better.
This is also when I have a worry (too much or Option Option which are not) find solutions to my problems cutouts of milling, and other problems.

Gradually I advance! Today what I miss is being able to work with a carpenter or cabinetmaker to learn a lot more.
Providing have skills!

My latest acquisition, the LS 130 - Duplex!

Other things I Festool:
Rotex 90, Rotex 150 OF 1400, TS 75, C12, Carvex (PS 400), MFT / 3 CTL26AC, Domino DF 500, DF 700 Domino, MFS 400, 700 MFS, MFS Track, Rail FS of various sizes and accessories for all tools. And 19 systainer ! tools and Options

My Future purchases as possible in order of priority:
OF 2200, CS 70, TI 15, MKS 700 + CMS CMS / OF, EC ETS 150/5 EQ ...

In all happy to come your way and thus be able to learn many things cases.

In the pleasure of future exchanges with you all a good Sunday!

eric    [smile]
« Last Edit: August 17, 2014, 07:39 AM by boisetmetal »
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Offline Nippychippy

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #1 on: August 17, 2014, 07:07 AM »
 [welcome] [welcome] [welcome]thanks for joining the forum you videos are great 

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #2 on: August 17, 2014, 07:32 AM »
Thank a lot.

I try to do the best.
Now for the further video, I will do both language, French and english. And the next is under production, one specially for the FOG.

Take care of yourself !

eric
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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #3 on: August 17, 2014, 07:41 AM »
Glad you decided to join us, Eric! [welcome] to the FOG!

I am anxiously waiting to see details of your TS75 blade change stand. AND - of course - anything else you care to share!

Trying to be one of the most helpful members on the FOG.

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #4 on: August 17, 2014, 08:59 AM »
welcome the fog.
it is great to see that you joined.
you have some great ideas
"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty."
- Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #5 on: August 17, 2014, 09:09 AM »
Bienvenue a notre forum.

Bruce

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #6 on: August 17, 2014, 10:39 AM »
thank and merci.
I really happy to joint all of us.

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #7 on: August 17, 2014, 12:24 PM »
Glad you decided to join us, Eric! [welcome] to the FOG!

I am anxiously waiting to see details of your TS75 blade change stand. AND - of course - anything else you care to share!

Welcome to the FOG. I too would be interested in the blade change stand so I can adapt ti to my TS55, of course if you are willing to share. :)

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #8 on: August 17, 2014, 04:01 PM »
welcome eric,

I just got back from Germany, I went through France, Luxemburg and Belguim and into Austria.
I look fwd to reading our post and seeing your work
Loving the Calif sun....

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #9 on: August 17, 2014, 04:04 PM »
Thank !

No problem for doing adaptation for TS 55.
And you will see that really easy to change blades !

so I go, for continue the video editing !

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #10 on: August 17, 2014, 11:26 PM »
Welcome Eric. I look forward to more of your videos.

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #11 on: August 18, 2014, 02:08 AM »
Eric has already converted much of his site to be bi-lingual (french & english). You can visit his site directly at:

http://boisetmetal.free.fr

I am watching the video for the TS75 blade change stand right now!
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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #12 on: August 18, 2014, 05:00 AM »
Hello,


I'm Editing a new video (video 190) for the blade change stand with more details and explain specially for the FOG.

I will finish it perhaps today. And this is for me the beginning of the bi lingual video (French/english) !
All the further video will be Bi lingual !

For my site this is for instance only little part in bi-lingual. I will do for most of the site, week after week !

take care of us

eric
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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #13 on: August 18, 2014, 07:19 AM »
Video editing is continued… not finishing… About 60/70 % finish.

But one question :
I use in my video the Domino and for my project I use the 4 mm cutter…
And during my look on Festool USA I didn't so this 4 mm Cutter.

In France we find :
"DOMINO 4x20, 5x30, 6x40, 8x40, 8x50, 10x50 mm et fraise DOMINO pour tailles 4, 5, 6, 8 et 10"
Here

thank
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Offline Charlie Mac

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #14 on: August 18, 2014, 10:53 AM »
Eric,
 The 4mm cutter is available in the US.  (495663 Domino D4 Cutter )

Regards
-Charlie

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #15 on: August 18, 2014, 11:05 AM »
good thing,

thank  a lot Charlie
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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #16 on: August 18, 2014, 05:11 PM »
Shoot! I read this earlier and was going to respond, but never got back to it.

 [crying]

Well, for people who read this in the future, let me also point out that the 4mm cutter comes in the Domino DF 500 Tenon Assortment - 498899 - along with four other cutters. From the Festool USA website:

The Domino DF 500 Tenon Assortment includes 5 Cutters, Domino Assortment Systainer, and 1060 tenons.
• Tenon assortment: 4 x 20mm (450), 5 x 30mm (225); 6 x 40mm (150); 8 x 40mm (100); 8 x 50mm (75); 10 x 50mm (60).
• Cutter assortment: D4mm (1), D5mm (1); D6mm (1); D8mm (1); D10mm (1).

Hope that helps!

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #17 on: August 18, 2014, 05:26 PM »
Like we find in France.

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Offline Rusty Miller

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #18 on: August 18, 2014, 10:01 PM »
Welcome to the FOG.  Great to have you here Eric.  I have watched a lot of your videos on youtube and they are great.  The video that was posted here on the FOG about you making an extension for your mft is the one I'm interested in.  In that video you are drilling 20mm holes in the extension using a router and a regular guide rail.  You are spacing the hole with a little gizmo that you stick in the holes in the mft to drill the next hole in the extension.  I'm interested in the little gizmo and how you use it with the guide rail and router.  Hope you can translate all this.  Any help would be great.

Keep up the good work, looking forward to more of your videos.

Rusty
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Offline boisetmetal

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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #19 on: August 19, 2014, 04:45 AM »
No problem Rusty, when I will go to my Workshop, I will take you things for giving you help !

I will give news later

eric
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« Reply #20 on: August 19, 2014, 07:59 AM »
Thanks Eric.  Very nice of you to share all your ideas with us.  That is why I love the FOG, people don't mind sharing ideas and ways of doing things with everyone.

Rusty
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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #21 on: August 19, 2014, 09:23 AM »
Yes I like also this !

It s sure that some tool mark use our ideas, but doesn't matter. Because at the end, our ideas came back to us.
Exemple Festool are about 2.500 peoples in Germany and around the Word !
Bosch are juste in France for Tools division, about 2.000 ! (Bosch are about 640.000 peoples)

So For me to share is the best thing ! Some people prefer to keep, me not !

See you later for your request ! I will take pictures !
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« Reply #22 on: August 19, 2014, 09:42 AM »
Your english is getting better.  By the time we get done picking your brain you'll be speaking english as good as we do  [big grin]

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« Reply #23 on: August 19, 2014, 01:16 PM »
Your english is getting better.  By the time we get done picking your brain you'll be speaking english as good as we do  [big grin]

Rusty
maybe as good as jmb
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« Reply #24 on: August 19, 2014, 01:44 PM »
Alan,
I like the Sir Winston Churchill quote "an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty".  Even if we have trouble talking to each other, with pictures, dimenions, and  videos we can figure out what someone is trying to get across to us.

Rusty
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Re: Nouveau membre de la France. New member from France
« Reply #25 on: August 19, 2014, 04:15 PM »
Eric,

Thank you so much for the videos for the TS 75 stand.

I really enjoy watching your videos. I bookmarked it last night and watch a lot of them.

Loving the Calif sun....

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« Reply #26 on: August 19, 2014, 04:30 PM »
Hello,


for Rusty (and everyone), here the link to my site, (special window) for see and download photos from the gizmo.
If you need more tell me, no problem for helping you !

Here

9 pictures !
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Offline Rusty Miller

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« Reply #27 on: August 19, 2014, 06:23 PM »
Thanks so much Eric.  Like I said in my post before even if the language is different pictures are worth a 1000 words.  Now from looking at the pictures I know exactly how the little gizmo (for lack of a better name) works.  I know it probably doesn't matter but what is the center distance from the pin to the back of the gizmo that the rod butts up against?

Again thanks for the pics.  I can see this making it much easier to make an mft type top.

Rusty
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Offline boisetmetal

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« Reply #28 on: August 19, 2014, 08:04 PM »
You can return to my download page, and edit a new picture.
If I understand correctly your question, I draw a line to show you !

The right way is to be in the hole center with the gizmo (I like the name !) to be right on the center with the Bit for doing the new hole !

Best things,

eric
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Offline Rusty Miller

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« Reply #29 on: August 19, 2014, 09:32 PM »
Thanks again.  If I understand this concept, it really doesn't matter if the router is a little off of right on center because you are using the holes of the mft top as a template, so the holes will be spaced perfectly just a little off from the top.  Am I making myself clear?  The hole spacing will be 96mm, the next row of holes will just have to be 96mm from the first set of holes.  That should be easy to do by using a 96mm spacer to move the guide rail. 
I see all this in my head, now I just need to put it to use.
Pictures to come.

Rusty
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