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12-18-2015 06:25 AM

Ridgid BS14002 - Replacement trunnions - 1 reply

Does anyone know where I can get a replacement trunnion for my Ridgid BS14002 bandsaw? Trust me, I have already checked the standard sources, but everywhere I look it says the part is out of stock or back ordered. I actually ordered it from one place that said they had it and they emailed me to say that they didn’t actually have it. Is the...

05-26-2015 11:48 PM

UP and Northern Michigan sawmills for small wood - 4 replies

Doing an around Lake Michigan trip at the end of June with my family. Looking for a source of wood unique to the UP or Northern Michigan we can pick up on our trip. Can’t get much wood as it has to travel with us in the back of a Honda CRV. So less than 4’ long. Any recommendations for a small sawmill operation up that way?

11-14-2014 04:20 AM

Tools for spoon and bowl Carving - 2 replies

I’m interested in spoon and bowl carving and I could ask for some tools for Christmas but I don’t know what to ask for. Any bowl and spoon carvers out there who can point me in the right direction?

06-17-2014 02:24 AM

Chicago area woodcarving repair sought - 5 replies

So my wife’s grandfather was a furniture builder in a factory in Chicago. His company built the furniture in the Queen of Heaven Cemetary mausoleum in suburban Chicago. He also did some woodworking for fun, including at least one carving of a horse. The horse now belongs to my brother-in-law, but he made the mistake of letting his kids tou...

03-26-2014 07:16 PM

Anyone know of a source for Unique wood in Black Hills South Dakota - 6 replies

Rather than buying some cheap tricket when I travel, I like to pick up some wood so I can than make something interesting to remind me of my trip. I’m going to be in the Black Hills of South Dakota in June and I am looking for a source of interesting wood. It could be a log section or some milled lumber. Ideally it will be wood that is ...

04-06-2012 05:50 PM

Home Depot Tool department Ridgid closeouts - 37 replies

The Home Depot near me does not carry a full line of power tools (ie. no table saws above the contractor grade, no floor stand drill presses, no band saws except bench top models). Does anyone know if Home Depot stores with full range tool departments anymore? Also, I am seeing that they have the Ridgid BS1400 bandsaw for $279 as an online ex...

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