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Bobs List!


Steelyard Blues (1973 Film) Movie soundtrack CD


The ARRL Handbook (1995 or later)  (,

"QRP Classics" - an ARRL publication (out of print)

“Make Your Own Electric Guitar & Bass”, by Dennis Waring & David Raymond (available

Master Handbook of Acoustics by F. Alton Everest

Loudspeaker Design Cookbook by Vance Dickason. 6th edition or newer (i think 6th edition is what is out now, I have the 4th edition, it’s 5 years old.)


Belden #89259 or #82259 Coaxial cable (available 100 & 1000 foot spools) (NO substitution, this is a RG-59 coaxial construction, with bare copper braid, a foamed Teflon insulator and a 22 Ga. stranded copper conductor, and a Teflon outer jacket, which is highly rated for audio use). Available as Cat # 566-89259-100  from (~$120)


(Sources:  Woodcraft store ( Holcomb Bridge Road or web page); Highland Hardware ( Virginia Highlands across from Murphy’s or web page); Rockler ( or store on Roswell Rd in Sandy Springs); some items at Lowes or Home Depot)

Bottom drawer plus runners for my Snap-on roll cabinet.  Don’t know if this is still available.  This is for a KRA-379A roll cab purchased in the mid seventies.  I need the bottom drawer of the KRA-436a set (drawer is 21-9/16 x 17-23/32 x 3-9/16 deep),

Incra G455 Guaranteed 45 Degrees 5"

Stanley Jack Plane #5 (or equivalent - and others carry several brands)

Flat spokeshave

Marples Blue Chip Chisel set or equivant or better quality..   Typical set will have 1/4, 3/8, 1/2, 3/4 1” or something comparable. 

PSI Moisture Meter ( )

Marking and Mortise gauge

Highland Hardware Dual-Use Grinding Jig and Honing guide (stock # 022601) (Highland Hardware)

Extra fine water stone (or Extra fine DMT bench stone) 1200 grit or higher.

Porter Cable micro height adjustment knob for router table, needs to fit model 7529 (Rockler and others)

Ball bearing shop stand

2 pushdown lever clamps

Oscillating spindle sander (Grizzly G0538 1/3 HP Oscillating Spindle Sander or equivalent)

14” bandsaw with riser block

12” planer

6” jointer