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I bought a teak armoire to paint and found it had tung oil How do I prepare...


February 18, 2017, 11:48 pm

It has very ornate carving I Read more »

table saw obsolescence


February 16, 2017, 12:07 am

firmware and lawsuits the perception of the danger of tables saws the statistics of tables saw injuries more and more safety features while insurance and liability costs can only go up seems to ... Read more »

Doorway Construction Questions


February 15, 2017, 7:16 pm

As to 1) header and 2) jack studs. I want to widen a 4' wide doorway, to 55 wide.... on a 6 support wall (in the interior, back end of my garage). I constructed the original doorway framing wit... Read more »

saw blade cabinet


February 15, 2017, 3:54 am

thinking about making a small cabinet to hold saw blades see lay flat style and stand on edge style could store more on edge but maybe lay flat is better for some reason Read more »

Tapping wood threads..


February 15, 2017, 2:04 am

.. just got a *lot* more expensive. The taps: https://thewoodwhispererguild.com/product-category/tools/ The announcement: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QC6p5SSUSW4 The Testing: https://www.yo... Read more »

Wood filler recommendation for exterior use

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February 14, 2017, 1:31 am

Need to fill a split in an exterior board - what brand(s) of wood filler perform well in this application after priming and painting? Thanks. Doug Read more »

Wood with light green tint


February 13, 2017, 5:53 pm

I have a chest that i am restoring and after getting layers of paint off i found that the wood has a light green tiny to it and is good looking peace, i was wondering what type of wood it is and wha... Read more »

Progress Report Office Library


February 13, 2017, 12:46 am

The file cabinet carcasses are out of the clamps. I mentioned earlier that I was trying something different on these cabinets. When I put more than one drawer, on top of each other, in a cabine... Read more »

PORTER-CABLE PC60THP 6-Amp Hand Planer


February 12, 2017, 9:11 pm

Anyone have any thoughts about this plane? I have a couple of projects where it would be useful. https://www.amazon.com/PORTER-CABLE-PC60THP-6-Amp-Hand-Planer/dp/B00PSPUWV4 Thanks, Larry Read more »

Hickory Tree


February 12, 2017, 6:20 pm

Got the hickory tree cut up: Three 9' logs, two 6' logs and two forked se ctions. Have to wait to dig out the rootball, to see what it looks like. The tree seems to have been lightning struck a... Read more »

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Woodtek Equipment rating: 5

Hi, I have been looking at Planer/Molders and I have not seen a lot around. I called all the local stores and no one seems to cary them. So, I bought a Jet 13 Planer/Molder. I guess it was my ba... Read more »

How to remove wax from burl wood block? rating: 5

I just picked up some a two pound chunk of burl wood and it comes coated with a thick wax. What's the best way to clean the wax off? Do I have to reseal the wood that is unused after I finish cutti... Read more »

where to get parts for old Holz-Her jigsaw rating: 5

Any idea where to get parts for an old Holz-Her model 2162 jigsaw? All I need is the pin that goes through the blade guide roller pair (now in pieces). Please post replies. thanks. Nigel (trying to ... Read more »

Chain morticer - Ryobi CM30 rating: 5

Anyone got any experience with chain morticers, particularly the small Ryobi? Should I buy one that's going cheap ? Read more »

Outdoor furniture wood choices rating: 5

Got the world from La SWMBO to built 4 adirondack chairs.There are two choices of wood available to me cypress and eastern red cedar.The cypress is not the sinkers kind but from a little search is ju... Read more »

Need info on a Jet Table Saw rating: 5

I just picked a used JET table saw for next to nothing but I cant find any information on it. The model number is CTAS-150 and the stock number is 708519. Any information would be greatly appreciat... Read more »

Hitachi M12V question rating: 5

Has anyone had any problems with the electronic speed control on their Hitachi M12V? In the middle of a large job, it's starting to act up, reving up then slowing down, whether I'm in a cut or not... Read more »

Ryobi Router/Table Combo rating: 5

I was at the Borg the other day and saw the Ryobi Router/Table Combo model #R161RTA. The price was listed at 99 bucks. Anyone had any experience with it? Read more »

MDF and Mold in the basement cabinent hiding my sump pum area rating: 5

I recently had my basement finished. The contractor used MDF to build cabinet around my sump pump area. It has been about three months sinc the basement was finished. I decided now to have the cabin... Read more »

A Harbor Freight Buying Guide (Humor) rating: 5

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These are from http://www.toolcrib.com/blog/2008/08/buyer-beware-a-harbor-freight-buying-g= uide-the-good-enough-the-bad-and-the-abysmal Worth a look. =3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D... Read more »

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