Many forums have a time limit on replying to posts and lock them after a certain period, probably for good reason.
This one I like when older posts are revived, almost all the info is still relevant and you might be reminded of an old idea or inspired to try something new. Thats how I started getting into inlays in fact.
Would seem that you personally do not have the need, but you never know ,, The option will always be there.
I like hearing the machine working without the noise of the router, those rattles and squeaks can tell you things you'd otherwise never hear.