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TSC 10L Grossly tablesaw

July 30, 2020, 9:05 pm

On the height adjustment mechanism, there are three split pins. What are these for and how does one adjust them? I'm trying to help a friend who has Power Maxx version of this saw. Mine is a Reason... Read more »


July 29, 2020, 10:10 pm

Well I get a new expensive tool and suddenly I have 4 customers lined up. I am in the middle of an entertainment center that is styled after the one I build for our home. It is a 3 part process a... Read more »

need a drill press ?

July 28, 2020, 10:49 pm

https://filsonauction.hibid.com/lot/68767553/230-7hp-drill-press/?ipp=100&q=&ref=catalog Read more »

OT: Honey bee hive in fascia

July 27, 2020, 1:08 am

The roofers discovered a honey bee hive in the fascia near the gable of a w indow. I don't want to kill them, and I don't want to get stung. My plan is to wait until winter but I'm not sure what I... Read more »

Harvey Tools

July 24, 2020, 10:47 am

I came across a video where a guy was turning on a Harvey lathe. When I we nt to the Harvey site thought the site could use a bit of help. So, I wrot e Harvey and the following (read last first) ... Read more »

OT: Deck paint

July 23, 2020, 7:38 pm

I need to paint the deck and there are about a thousand choices for brands. We're looking for something with a little grit so it's less likely that an yone might slip. I'm sure all the brands are ... Read more »

What Is It?

July 20, 2020, 3:50 am

I made this today. What is it? Both sides have a matching bottom profile. 14 long, 13 wide. 5.5 tall at the rear, 7 tall at the front. Open front, rear and bottom. Hints: I just bought a 2017... Read more »

tool & etc score.

July 20, 2020, 1:52 am

Cool beanz. Cool scores. Yesterday: Recliner chair for the wife. Alltrade Pro scroll saw for me. (Weighs a ton! 1991 date, they made the sheet metal out of cast iron!) Day before Sliding wind... Read more »

OT: Flooring question, nail size

July 19, 2020, 6:23 pm

I'm building 2x4 boxes to attach to joists for subfloor support where the e dges aren't directly on a joist. I bought nails for my framing gun in the f ollowing size: 3 x .120. I took the nails out... Read more »

Thread size

July 17, 2020, 7:55 pm

Instructions state output thread is 3/4 x 16. Ordered a 4-jaw chuck that will not seat tight. Measured lathe thread - it comes out .701 (11/16) x 10, NOT 3/4 x 16 as mentioned in the instruction book... Read more »

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Grizzly Jointer and Mobile Bases

rating: 5

researching rec.wood I've decided to go with a Grizzly 8. I have a Jet universal mobile base that I plan to use with the soon to be purchased Grizzly 1018HW jointer. I noticed from the pictures that... Read more »

Planer leaking Oil

rating: 5

I have a Central Machinery 10 planer that I picked up at a garage sale a few months ago. So far it has worked well for me. However, this weekend I was squaring up a lot of wood for a workbench top an... Read more »

Adapter for Delta dust collector

rating: 5

I just bought a used Delta 1.5 hp dust collector. So, I go to Woodcraft to buy a cover for the y fittng and an adapter to put my 4 hose on it which I found, to my dismay, would not fit. They inform... Read more »

Review: Sherwood SCA-900 Lathe Copy Attachment

rating: 5

This copy attachment was sourced from 'downunder' but it may be available elsewhere under a different name or badge. If you know of any similar models, let me know! http://www.onlinetoolreviews.com/r... Read more »

Porter Cable 690 depth slippage

rating: 5

My PC 690 is over 10 years old and has served me well. I have been dovetailing several new drawers and am having problems maintaining the depth adjustment. It appears the locking nut that is suppos... Read more »

Ever hear of a TRYON* bit brace?

rating: 5

Just getting back into woodworking, neanderstyle after a long layoff. During the layoff I accumulated quite a few vintage user tools. Since space is limited, at the present I am keeping the necessar... Read more »

foley bwlsaw planer molder

rating: 5

so I just snagged an old belsaw molder on ebay for .... heh heh... eighty one bucks... now I gotta go pick it up. as in literally get it into the back of my truck. anybody know the weight of this ... Read more »

Re: ANOTHER Onan DJE generator starting problem! (Thursday)

rating: 5

My saga goes on. The solenoid that I bought from Onan turned out to be completely wrong. The correct one costs, drumroll, $370 something. I almost fainted when I heard that. WTF! I am going to go to... Read more »

Sjoberg Bench Top

rating: 5

I have a Sjoberg Bench top that has never been used. Can anyone tell me what it is worth? Read more »

Potter & Brumfield Magnetic Switch?

rating: 5

I bought a table saw that I want to change to 240v. As nearly as I can figure, the power cord goes to a Square D pull out switch (FP222R). From there it goes to a large Reitech momentary contact swi... Read more »

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