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|73 days ago||
New table saw - 7 replies
I have been looking for a Craftsman 113.xxxxx contractor saw for about a year now, and can’t find one anywhere. I have been looking at new ones, and about decided just to get a Craftsman 8330, and a good blade to go with it. I looked at the Rigid 4512 also, but the local store, 30 miles away, does not sell them. I can pick a craftsman up a...
|161 days ago||
Saw blades - 8 replies
I was wondering about tear outs on cuts. Right now I am using a 40 tooth blade on my Craftsman 12” compound miter saw. It is what was on the saw when I bought it. What do I need to look for in a blade to cause less tear out? More teeth, angle of teeth or something else?
|243 days ago||
I made a score at Lowe's - 6 replies
To start it all off, i was setting in the waiting room at the doctor’s office this afternoon. I was thumbing through a magazine that I was not even interested in, and saw a coupon page for Harbor Freight. There it was….. a 25% off coupon. I looked to see if it was still good and it expires in June of 2013. When I left the doctor̵...
|252 days ago||
Band saw. - 9 replies
A buddy called me yesterday to see if I could help him with a project. I got there and he had bought a new HF band saw. After finishing the project, we tackled the saw. Much to my surprise, it seemed as it was as good of quality as the Craftsman saw that I have been seriously considering buying. Both are 14” saws.The HF is a 3/4 hp-7.1 amp...
|340 days ago||
Orbital or 1/4 sheet sander? - 17 replies
I was wondering which one would I would benefit the most from, and what the differences are between the two types are. I am adding to my tools a little at a time.
|411 days ago||
Older Shopsmith - 10 replies
I am just getting started in woodworking at the ripe age of 51. I have been been doing a lot of looking and reading on LumberJocks, and have found tons of useful information. I have got a very limited amount of tools to work with, but trying to add to my toys. So far I have a compound miter saw, scroll saw, hand drill, hand circular saw, jig saw...