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15 days ago

Tools for Sale : helping a friend - 14 replies

I am selling tools that belonged to a friend. His wife asked me to find good homes for them. I will show pictures, describe the tools. If something interest you I’ll post or send pictures to your personal e-mail. There is a lot here. Old firmer chisels. All in nice condition. The ones that are marked have Sheffield stamps. Sizes 1...

36 days ago

Wood identification - 13 replies

I’m not sure what this is. Beautiful but unknown. Sorry the picture is not great. The veneer has a orange brown color to it. Thanks guys

268 days ago

Any ideas what this is?? - 7 replies

My sister in law found this at a flea market. She thought it was cool and is going to hang it. I’ve never seen one before. It looks to me like the top rail mounts to something and the saw blade swings back and forth. My guess is a ice saw?

297 days ago

Hand Saw Question - 2 replies

This was hanging in a store. A western style, the handle was broken and the badge was missing. I’m just wondering why the first few teeth are longer than the rest. I’ve seen pictures of the tab on the saw blades but never this. To me it looks like you could hook the next piece to cut and pull it over. Thanks in advance.

488 days ago

switch wiring help - 4 replies

I was given an HVAC motor/fan. Three speed. I originally used a three speed pull chain fan switch which worked but the wires would pull out. Same problem, two switches. I have a center off, two load/motor toggle switch that I cannot figure out how to wire. I know I will lose a speed on the motor and I’m ok with that. I’ve searc...

612 days ago

Video viewing problem - 1 reply

Hey guys, I am unable to view Blip videos. I’m able to view the commercial before the video. Video will not load. Youtube videos are ok. If somone has an idea of a setting I need to be at please let me know. Thanks.

768 days ago

Vacation finds and a few questions - 7 replies

On vacation I stopped at a antique/flee market. I don’t think I have any real bargains but I did pick up tools I will use. Stanley #80 cabinet scraper, Stanley #55 spoke shave, six assorted plow plane blades, Stanley #71 router plane and a Disston and Sons 12” back saw. All are in nice condition. Questions. The router plan...

857 days ago

ATM card readers Warning!!!!! - 13 replies

No matter how safe you think you are, your not. My wife is in New York for work. She used a bank atm on Sunday afternoon in a safe section of Manhattan. I looked at our account today and we are short pending $1000.00 U.S.. The money was withdrawn from several ATMs in a short period of time. Long story short. Stopped activity onthe card and...

1053 days ago

Log on Problem? - 9 replies

Good Morning!The past few days when I log on to LJ I am directed to “not the normal home page”. I can click on the Lumberjocks Home Page banner then I am directed to the normal page. This is the only site I’m having this problem with. Anyone else experience the same? Thanks!

1266 days ago

Picture Size Question - 7 replies

I just posted a picture in the comment section of someones project using photobucket. The picture is huge. I searched and found pictures should be sized 640 px wide. Where would I make the change to the pixel size?I originally had the pictue on my computers hard drive, windows 7. Imported it to photobucket. I’ve looked but cannot see ...

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