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10-12-2018 01:11 AM

Tried my LN saw today to make my first - 28 replies

My first hand cut 1/2 blind dovetails. What I learned/observed...1. I need to spend more time sharpening chisels. 2. I need better task lighting so I can see what I’m doing. 3. Hand cut 1/2 blinds take a beginner lots of time. 4. Need mucho practice x 1000 5. I got way more tools and junk on the work table. D...

10-10-2018 06:18 PM

Help me pick out spokeshaves - 16 replies

I need a couple of spokeshaves, both a flat bottom and a curved bottom. What is your recommendations. Stanley, LN, Vertias, ect.

10-10-2018 05:28 PM

Update to Looking at LN dovetails saws - 7 replies

I received both the LN dovetail saw and the Gyokucho 372 Razor Saw Dotsuki Takebiki Saw. My initial thoughts after making a few test cuts side by side with all 3 saws (I know I did say I have an Adira saw also) was the Adira has to go. The LN saw is a bigger saw, the handle fits my hand much better than the Adira. The LN saw in also longer an...

10-09-2018 05:57 AM

Interesting way to do your sanding. - 21 replies

@ the 12 minute mark. https://youtu.be/zt1ES1WP454

10-02-2018 11:34 PM

Looking at LN dovetails saws - 36 replies

They have two models. The (for lack of a better description) a regular western type and Tapered Dovetail Saw (western style). https://www.lie-nielsen.com/nodes/4145/dovetail-saws What is the superposed advantage to the tapered saw.

10-02-2018 08:58 PM

I have the answer and proof to answer an age old question - 28 replies

Do bears poop in the woods..........

09-29-2018 03:00 AM

Wood Identification Again. - 4 replies

The wood I’m trying to ID is in this video. I thinking it got to be Alder but I’m not sure. What do you think. https://youtu.be/NvbgwdTGoyo

09-21-2018 06:49 PM

Alert from my virus software - 28 replies

I use Bitdefenders Internet Security software. The is the alert I received. ”An attempt to send your password unencrypted was about to occur on lumberjocks.com. We blocked the connection to stop your private data from being exposed and tampered with.”

07-11-2018 09:41 AM

What is it? - 12 replies

https://anchorage.craigslist.org/tls/6635405775.html

06-30-2018 06:45 PM

How long of extenshion cord - 5 replies

Can I run on a 1/4 hp 10.2 amp motor (small concert mixer) with a #12 wire.

06-29-2018 05:38 PM

FEIN MultiMaster - 21 replies

I have a Fein MultiMaster tool that I use infrequent but when you need it it’s invaluable. A project has came up where I’ll need but I need some new blades. As many know Fein blades are quite expensive or they were last time I bought any. I hear they are now some less expensive after market blades available. I would like to hear f...

05-24-2018 01:18 AM

Crazy Canadian - 3 replies

I you like humor this guy channel has some crazy stuff. https://youtu.be/JukdpOusCCw

05-22-2018 12:27 AM

Photo Bucket News - 20 replies

Below is a quote from a poster over on Sawmill Creek forum. I know nothing more that this. “Looks like photo bucket has come under new management and from the email I had gotten they are releasing from hostage all photos. Not sure what programs they are setting up for other money grabbing schemes but for now looks like our photos can be...

05-12-2018 02:08 AM

This is how I'd handle the big Nail in The finger - 0 replies

https://youtu.be/2ccc9aNYQDA

05-03-2018 01:26 AM

First kill, Bears 0, people 1 - 2 replies

https://www.adn.com/alaska-news/wildlife/2018/05/02/brown-bear-killed-in-chugiak-after-it-attacked-22-chickens-and-a-goat/

04-22-2018 12:04 AM

Must be Spring - 4 replies

First black bear spotted this year. This is about 4 miles from my place. They and the browns will be working there way up the valley soon in search of Moose Calves for dinner. Sad but true.

04-13-2018 12:45 AM

In need of an ipad expert - 7 replies

My wife just last week bought a new 12.9 ipad Pro. She got the one that is WI-FI + Cellular. Just today I had my carrier install the SIMMS card and now it’s ready to go. My question is …...How can I tell, when connected he internet if its using the WI-FI or the Cellular?

04-11-2018 05:49 PM

How many of you get by with one router? - 57 replies

I have more than one.

03-20-2018 06:01 AM

Your opinion please - 7 replies

If someone advertises a tool for sale with pictures and price and and all information and in that same post someone else jumps in selling a like tool and advertises in the OP’s post. Do you find that bit tacky? In my mind it is. If you what to sell something here start your own post, you don’t put it into someone eles’s post.

03-14-2018 05:53 AM

More About Alder - 34 replies

Many uses for Alder including Alter tea and medicinal uses. https://allaboutheaven.org/suppression/1049/115/alder

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