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Add A Contact

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Add a Contact You can manually add contacts to your Market Leader system to give them access to the listings on the website, to set them up for Listing Alerts, and to track their activity on the consumer website.  Watch the…

Second Racking (and sampling)

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Performed the second racking at the weekend – siphoning off the wine from one carboy to another leaving all the settled out sludge behind. It’s clarifying nicely – had a little taste and…. it’s wine, and it’s actually not bad…

Hoot Harvest & Crush Update

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So we picked and crushed on Saturday – couldn’t fit the monstrous automated crushed/destemmer so had to do it all by hand. Luckily my family and neighbors helped out so we were able to get it done. I couldn’t quite…

Hoot Vineyards

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The Penney’s recently moved to Moraga and our new house is home to about fifty Pinot Noir vines and to a whole bunch (pardon the pun) of Great Horned Owls so it only seems appropriate to launch Hoot Vineyards :)…

Sideboard – Veneer delivered

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So I got my shipment of veneer from Certainlywood last night. The figure is really nice but it looks a bit too pink, must be a freshly cut log, but that will darken up nicely with some time potassium dichromate :)…

Holtzapffel Workbench – The top comes together!

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So it’s been a long time since my last post, had a bit of down time where I went on vacation and did odds and ends but I’d been making slow and steady progress on the top. I can’t believe…

Holtzapffel Workbench – Slow Going

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So it’s been pretty slow going as of late. The top is proving to be trickier than I’d anticipated. The main issue is being able to effectively mill such large pieces. I got hung up trying to flatten the faces…

Holtzapffel Workbench – Time to head to the sharpener

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So this afternoon I tried to shimmy my blades around a bit so that the notches in my jointer blades would offset one another. Here is a pic of the knives in question. Well the results were less than satisfactory…

Google Groups KillFile 3.4.2 Released

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Well after poking around a bit I found all kinds of broken bits and pieces in the script and this release should work as you expect it to. As always update your script by clicking on this link which will…