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04-01-2015 03:36 AM

Cabinet shop looking for new hire... - 19 replies

Ill keep this short and sweet… I am looking for input on how to find new talent. I run a cabinet shop and am looking for a shop foreman but am having problems finding someone that fits the bill. I am a small shop and dont have the presence that has applicants knocking on the door but I do produce high end quality cabinetry and have high ex...

10-28-2014 12:43 AM

Brad Nailer Recommendations... - 16 replies

I am a contractor and use my tools daily so I put them through more than most. With that said I am looking for a brad nailer with dry fire lock out like most framing nailers have that is capable of withstanding day to day use. Anyone know of a professional grade brad nailer that has a dry fire mechanism?

06-01-2014 02:56 AM

Question about converting a Turbine HVLP cup gun to pressure pot - 0 replies

I have a Fuji Q4 pro that I would like to set up to use a pressure pot instead of the siphon quart cup it comes with for multiple reasons but am unsure of how to go about achieving this. Has anyone done this before? I would assume since the air supply comes from the turbine all I should have to do is unthread the fittings that connect the cup to...

07-10-2012 07:24 AM

Solid wood exterior door for garden gate - 3 replies

I am building a garden gate out of solid 8/4 cypress for a customer and am pretty much finished building the door but now that I’m about to install it I’m concerned that the wood will experience some undesirable movement. All of the research I have done now that I am done building the door looks like there aren’t any true solid...

06-19-2012 12:57 AM

trying to mimic this finish? - 6 replies

Anyone have any input on how to mimic this finish on eastern pine? It says it is reclaimed wood with a wax pine finish. I bought some 1”x 10”x 6’ pine boards from HD and experimented with a Bri-Wax rustic pine finish but it is too dark. I also had some Johnsons Paste wax and applied it but it looks like nothing was applied once...

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