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01-28-2013 06:47 PM

KatDaddy, or whatever his name is... - 15 replies

Gosh, Stop posting bad language…. Like seriously?

01-13-2013 06:45 PM

hmmm... How to remove a handle off a tang chisel (narex mortise chisel) - 11 replies

So, I decided to buy a Narex Mortise chisel from Lee Valley.I hate the handle…. It kills my mallet… That stain on the handle ruins my mallet.. So i’ve decided to try change the handle…. First question, how do i knock off the handle? I don’t wanna destroy that handle, just in case i fail at it and decide to put the h...

12-27-2012 01:15 AM

Three Lumberjocks site suggestions--- your opinions wanted! - 37 replies

So, I was looking at some other forums, and I thought we could have something like… Quote feature, I’ve seen some people trying to reply to a phrase people have sent…. So basically, you could have a “Quote” button and if someone presses it, then it would automatically post it on a reply section or something, you ...

12-03-2012 08:48 PM

Gonna make my first cutting board... Help please! - 8 replies

So, I’m planning to make my mom a new cutting board for christmas… What oil should I use? Is Grapeoil okay? Does it become rancid?Or is that mineral oil used as a laxitive okay as an oil?It just seems like no store near me sells walnut oil…

11-24-2012 11:08 PM

WHAAAA - 13 replies

I broke my first bandsaw blade today….. At least theres a weld guarantee… Something tells me more broken blades are coming…

10-06-2012 12:14 AM

Set on a handsaw? - 6 replies

Since there are so many handsaw and hand tool fanatics, I am wondering how to remove some of the set in the teeth of a handsaw.Please help.All comments appriciated!

09-29-2012 10:04 PM

Vertias PM-V11.... Yes.. you guessed it... - 19 replies

Yup, I bought a Pm-V11 Chisel today… Actually, I bought the 3/8” chisel…

09-18-2012 10:02 PM

Bahco Scraper and so on... - 4 replies

How good is a Bahco Scraper? Also, What spokeshave at Lee Valley should I get? Just to let you know, LV has a free shipping event, So I’m planning to get a few hand tools… and maybe a grinding wheel..

09-12-2012 08:45 PM

Attaching Patterns to wood.. - 11 replies

What is your method of attaching patterns to wood to cut out on the scrollsaw, bandsaw etc…What do you use?I personally use Glue stick, That stuff you find at stationary stores.The good glue sticks work well for me. I rub some on the paper, then I put it on the wood.What is your method?

09-10-2012 12:59 AM

Hi-Jack! - 5 replies


09-07-2012 11:08 PM

Vertias Chisels.... AGAIN! - 21 replies

Well, I may be a bit outdated… But while surfing the lee valley website… I found out that their new PM-V11 Bench Chisels are out.. These are (supposed to be) another of their bench chisels.Theres the Ordinary Vertias bench chisels, And the New pmV11 ones….Just saying if you didn’t know.Heres a link: http://www.leevalley.c...

08-23-2012 07:48 PM

Awwwww...... And Yay! - 2 replies

Well, A great Uncle of mine passed away…. Only saw him about 8 times…..:(So, I got to inherit some of his stuff.a Brand new Black and Decker workmate plus! Its sturdy as a 10 ton workbench. 2 Pipe ClampsA stanley#4 (Bailey), Hardly any rust, as it never touched the floor.Pretty old it seems, wooden handles, it seems he had it for lik...

08-07-2012 04:47 PM

Kreg jig? - 4 replies

Hey guys, what’s the angle for the kreg jig’s drilling and screwing guide?Thanks.

07-31-2012 10:55 PM

You don't get this type of quality anymore. - 5 replies cannot get a circular saw^^ with that quality anymore….Look at that base, compared to nowdays circular saw bases…

07-22-2012 12:14 PM

Lumberjocks is a nice site except****/***** - 120 replies

Okay, This is it. I’ve HAD IT WITH PEOPLE CHATTING ABOUT POLITICS ON THIS SITE.This is a woodworking website and if you guys really wanna chat about this junk, go onto a political talk forum.Now, I know that there are people that focus on woodworking, and thats good.People like DAN, who just waste their lives around politics, this RUINS LU...

07-21-2012 01:31 PM

YAY! A New Chisel:D - 13 replies

Hey guys, I went to toolsforworkingwood and yeah, I bought a $189 Chisel.Here are some pics of my chisel :D! Inside their tool making factory, You can try Festool tools and tools…. Saws ready to be sold: And yeah… Thanks Ben for showing us around.Thanks for looking guys.

07-18-2012 11:35 PM

What to do in NYC? - 35 replies

Hey guys, I’m going to new York city on Friday…Let’s make a list for me to do in NYCFirst things.1. Go to Harbor Freight. LOL2. Go to time square.Please expand the list.Thanks.

07-17-2012 07:49 PM

Why I should: - 7 replies

This post is for why I should get a spiral cutterhead for my ridgidR4330 planer or a Brand new industrial planer with a shear type industrial planer, which both should have carbide insert spiral cutterheads.So for my project: I have had to use rough HARD MAPLE and had to plane it down.After dimensioning it and planing it down equally with Walnut...

07-15-2012 11:26 PM

Starret bandsaw blades - 1 reply

Hey guys, Just wondering, Where are starret bandsaw blades made?Thanks!

07-15-2012 02:10 AM

I need help with my bandsaw. - 17 replies

Hey guys, Today, I bought a brand new Ridgid BS1002 Bandsaw at homedepot for $209.Now remember, this is canada, and Since i live in Guelph, There is only one HD in the WHOLE of Guelph.Now, it was clearance, so it was $209.Thats a pretty good price compared to $399.When I set it up, and did the first few cuts, To be honest, I’ve never used ...

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