>The manual didn't really help me - I cut my hand badly. It was only when my >dad came by and helped me that I understood what the manual was talking about.
Kevin, Are you saying that when your dad lectured you on the correct method, then you learned how to handle the saw correctly?
>I've just read your posting. I certainly wish that I was as >competent a teacher as you are. It would do my ego a lot of good to >think that I was able to impart knowledge through the spoken word.
Is this sarcasm? I feel that I can impart knowledge through the spoken word. I do it daily. I feel it is PART of my job description of being a teacher. Is Ben being so outrageous to think that he can also?