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Finally got the widows in the patio!


December 11, 2018, 10:29 pm

Still have some interior and exterior detail/finish work to do, but we're finally enclosed. I had to wait almost 2 months for the window system. (https://styleline.biz) But they are in and work g... Read more »

Recommendation For First Circular Saw

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December 9, 2018, 2:49 am

Christmas is coming. I'm considering buying a circular saw for my daughter. She's 26. Other than a drill, this will be her first real power tool. I have a Porter Cable 743 left blade which I love.... Read more »

Actual Woodworking


December 8, 2018, 4:30 pm

So in the interest of actually displaying some woodworking... ;~) My wife and I visited North Canton Ohio for Thanksgiving. We were hosted by our new other half in-laws. In particular our daugh... Read more »

Vintage Saw Mill Owners - Is This a Dinging Table for Blades ?


December 3, 2018, 2:28 am

I bought a tool that I'm told is for hammering very large blades. Wondering if you've ever seen a beast like this thing ??? Originally thought this was a manual rail road switch. Below is a link ... Read more »

You people are still here?

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December 1, 2018, 8:30 pm

I don't know how many years it's been since I quit trying to keep up with this group, but geez you're a tenacious bunch. Every other newsgroup I ever followed is deader than a door nail, but thi... Read more »

Shiming collets in a table router???


November 29, 2018, 1:36 am

Greetings I have a harbor freight router table, which mostly works. However, the problem I'm having is getting 1/4 collets tight to hold the router bits. It seems to me that first I must tighten... Read more »

Rockwell 315 circular saw switch


November 28, 2018, 7:38 pm

Need a replacement switch for my circular saw. Does anyone know of a replacement for that original switch, number 843156 (or 876341?), or a source for it? Read more »

Best Image Posting Site

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November 25, 2018, 7:57 pm

Is there a go-to website for posting pics/diagrams of projects for the other here to view? I used to use Photobucket, but I guess we all know what happened with that site. Thanks. Darren Harris S... Read more »

Happy Thanksgiving - Turkey Build


November 22, 2018, 1:28 pm

Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours! After the bird is in the oven, run out to the shop and build one of these. It'll be done before dinner. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qNdmkXQioD0 Read more »

Do Any Air Compressors Have This Feature?

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November 18, 2018, 8:21 pm

I can get a blue-tooth speaker in my bathroom fan. I can get a thermostat that I can talk to. I can get a table saw that refuses to cut off my finger. Can I get an air compressor that warns me bef... Read more »

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Miter Saws: DeWalt vs Delta?

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I'm looking for a 10 miter saw and wanted to get some input on the following: DeWalt DW703 Delta 36-585 or MS350 (don't know the difference) Actually there are several Delta 10 models, all close to $... Read more »

How do I connect router table top to base?

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I've bought a commercial router table top and fence system. If I build a base with shelves and drawers, how should I connect the base to the top? Will Kreg pocket holes work well? Should I use small ... Read more »

Joining butcher block counter

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I am looking at joining two sections of 1 1/2 inch deep butcher block counter at right angles to form an L-shaped breakfast bar. The sections are different widths: 19 inches and 13 inches wide. T... Read more »

Rockler HVLP Sprayer

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Not trying to produce spam or bacon here, but I know that some of you guys have been asking about clearcloats (Shellac, e.g.,) & tip size. I just re ceived this in my email today, maybe you did ... Read more »

Woodtek 18" bandsaw review - Very long

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Woodtek Band Saw Review The Shopping The goal was to find something bigger than the basic 14 saw, but I didn't want to spend $2K. I was hoping to spend about a grand, give or take. I think I would ha... Read more »

Bandsaw problem

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I have a question and I'm hoping someone here can help. I have a bandsaw that was my father-in-law's. The brand is CONTINENTAL ULTICUT it's a 14. Which I'm assuming they do not make anymore, or a... Read more »

Link belt on a G0555?

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Anyone put a link belt on the Grizzly G0555 Bandsaw? The pulley and belt that they use are ribbed like the cutters on a finger joint as opposed to the typical U shape pulley. Thanx, Vic -- There a... Read more »

hard maple vs soft maple - is one or the other preferred?

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when would hard be preferred over soft? and vice versa? other than how is the piece going to be used are there some other reasons to pick hard over soft? I picked up some HD birch/maple 3/4 plywood... Read more »

Timberwolf Blades. Is any one else having problems with them?

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Last week I received my Rikon 18 band saw equipped with a 5/8 blade. Who knows what brand. Any way I got the saw up and running and was not disappointed in the performance of the blade contrary t... Read more »

WOOD Mag. kids jelly bean machine----do you have?????

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Hello: Thanks for reading this post. Do you remember the June, 1991 issue of WOOD which had a kids jelly bean machine plan? I have lost my issue, and it is no longer available from WOOD. Only 5 i... Read more »

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