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=== Glossary of Terms, Acronyms, Abbreviations, Digital Slang  ===
 
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Alphabetical Listing <br>  
 
Alphabetical Listing <br>  

Revision as of 20:26, 9 May 2009

Glossary of Terms, Acronyms, Abbreviations, Digital Slang

Some of these entries will ink to other pages, some will just be references.  When you are writing pages for the IAP-Wiki, you should restrict your use of acronyms and slang.  See the Style Guidelines for details.

Alphabetical Listing

AOW - Australian Olive Wood
AZS or AS - Arizona Silhouette
BB - Bill Baumbeck, of Arizona Silhouette
BB - IAP Birthday Bash
B2B - Bushing to Bushing
BEB - Buckeye Burl
BF - Board Foot is 12"x12"x1" = 144 cubic inches.BLO - Boiled Linseed Oil
BORG - Big Old Retail Giant or Big Orange Retail Giant
BOW - Bethlehem Olive Wood
BS - Band Saw or (context)
BTW - By the way
BxEB - Box Elder Burl
CA - Cyanoacrylate, or Super Glue/Krazy Glue
CB - Centerband
DC - Dust Collector
DNA - Denatured Alcohol (also known as methylated spirits in some other countries)
DO - Danish Oil
CMS - Compound Miter saw
CS or CSUSA - Craft Supplies USA
CSUK - Craft Supplies UK
DAMHIKT - Don't Ask Me How I Know This
DC - Dust Collector
DO - Danish Oil
FF - Friction Finish
FIFY - Fixed it for You
FP - Friction Polish or Fountain Pen, depending on its use
FPP - Freedom Pen Project
GB - Group Buy
GOW - Greek Olive Wood
HPP - Hut Plastic Polish
HS - Headstock
HTH - Hope This Helps!
HWIUI He who is usually ignored
IBO - Irish Bog Oak
IIRC - If I Recall Correctly
IMHO - In my Honest/Humble Opinion
IMNSHO - In my not so humble/honest opinion
JOW - Jerusalem Olive Wood
LOL - Laugh(ing) out Loud
LOML - Love of My Life
LOL-MF laugh out loud my friend
MBH - My better half
MM - MicroMesh
NESL - New England Specialty Lumber Supply
NPGJ - Nice Pen Good Job
OMG - Oh my gosh!
OTOH - On The Other Hand
PMG - Pen Maker's Guild
POC - Pens of Color
PR - Polyester Resin
PSI - Pounds Per Square Inch - generally used in terms of pressure, as in 15 PSI
PVA - Poly Vinyl Acetate - white wood glue and is used to seal walls, as a primer
PW - Paste Wax or Pen Wizard made by The Beall Tool Company
RB - Roller Ball
ROTFL - Rolling on the floor laughing
RTFM - Read the F**** Manual
RTMD - Read the manual, dummie!
RW - Rennaisance Wax
SOYP - Show Off Your Pens (the forum here at IAP)
SW - ShellaWax
SWHTM - She who handles the money
SWIUI - She Who IS Usually Ignored (if not always)
SWMBO - She who must be obeyed
TO - Tung Oil
TPI - Threads per Inch or Teeth per Inch, depending on context
TS - Table saw or Tailstock, depending on context
TSW - Trade Secret for Wood
WC - Woodcraft
WEPYPFI - Worth Every Penny You Paid For It
WPP - WoodPenPro
YMMV - Your Mileage May Vary

BY TOPIC


Products:
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BLO - Boiled Linseed Oil
CA - Cyanoacrylate, or Super Glue/Krazy Glue
DNA - Denatured Alcohol (also known as methylated spirits in some other countries)
DO - Danish Oil
FF - Friction Finish
FP - Friction Polish or Fountain Pen, depending on its use
HPP - Hut Plastic Polish
MM - MicroMesh
PR - Polyester Resin
PVA - Poly Vinyl Acetate - white wood glue and is used to seal walls, as a primer
PW - Paste Wax or Pen Wizard made by The Beall Tool Company
RW - Rennaisance Wax
SW - ShellaWax
TO - Tung Oil
TSW - Trade Secret for Wood



Pens:
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CB - Centerband
FP - Fountain Pen or Friction Polish, depending on its use
RB - Roller Ball



Tools (General): BF - Board Foot is 12"x12"x1" = 144 cubic inches.BS - Band Saw or (context)
CMS - compound Miter saw
DC - Dust Collector
PSI - Pounds Per Square Inch - generally used in terms of pressure, as in 15 PSI
PW - Pen Wizard made by The Beall Tool Company
TPI - Threads per Inch or Teeth per Inch, depending on context
TS - Table saw



Tools (Lathe):
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HS - Headstock
TS - Tailstock
12x24 - Lathe capable of turning a 12"D x 24" object.



Woods:
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AOW - Australian Olive Wood
BEB - Buckeye Burl
BOW - Bethlehem Olive Wood
BxEB - Box Elder Burl
GOW - Greek Olive Wood
IBO - Irish Bog Oak
JOW - Jerusalem Olive Wood



Suppliers/Retailers:
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AZS or AS - Arizona Silhouette (http://www.arizonasilhouette.com/ )
BB - Bill Baumbeck, of Arizona Silhouette
BORG - Big Old Retail Giant or Big Orange Retail Giant
CS - Craft Supplies USA (see below)
CSUSA - Craft Supplies USA (http://www.woodturnerscatalog.com )
CSUK - Craft Supplies UK (http://www.craftsupplies.co.uk )
NESL - New England Specialty Lumber Supply
POC - Pens of Color (http://www.pensofcolor.com )
PSI - Penn State Industries (http://www.pennstateindustries.com )
PW - Pen Wizard made by The Beall Tool Company
WC - Woodcraft (http://www.woodcraft.com )


Pen turning projects: FPP - Freedom Pen Project      www.freedompens.org   (External Link)



TXT Speak:
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B2B - Bushing to Bushing
BTW - By the way
DAMHIKT - Don't Ask Me How I Know This
FIFY - Fixed it for You
GB - Group Buy
HTH - Hope This Helps!
HWIUI He who is usually ignored
IMHO - In my Honest/Humble Opinion
IMNSHO - In my not so humble/honest opinion
LOL - Laugh(ing) out loud
LOML - Love of My Life
LOL-MF laugh out loud my friend
MBH - My better half
NPGJ - Nice Pen Good Job
OMG - Oh my gosh!
OTOH - On The Other Hand
PMG - Pen Maker's Guild
ROTFL - Rolling on the floor laughing
RTFM - Read the F**** Manual
RTMD - Read the manual, dummie!
SOYP - Show Off Your Pens (the forum here at IAP)
SWHTM - She who handles the money
SWMBO - She who must be obeyed
YMMV - Your Mileage May Vary