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Dust Masks Run Short as Coronavirus Spreads

In this article, I will debunk some of the myths of wearing face masks. In my woodworking career, I have worn dust masks as a matter of course but It seems that the supply of dust masks are being hampered by panic buying.   Social media has provoked panic buying of dust masks Public awareness is …

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 5 years later by Marcus Kett, woodworking since 1989

This blog is my experience of being diagnosed with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Like anyone who is in flicked I did my research and googled the hell out of it. But there is a lot of conflicting information out there. So I write here about my experience from the first diagnosis to the operation in 2014 …

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Wood Dust Cancer-What are the risks?

Dust is just one of the potential risks a woodworker has to protect themselves from. The effects of excessive exposure to wood dust is a concern but don’t fret as we can negate the risks with a little common sense and good working practices. This is my Experience with dust-related symptoms While you are here …

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