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|09-25-2016 09:57 PM||
American Elm - 9 replies
Does anyone have any experience working with Am. Elm? Specifically staining and finishing it. Thank you in advance : )
|04-03-2016 09:20 PM||
Coconut Oil for cutting board finish - 6 replies
Hi folksI’m wondering if any of you have used coconut oil as a finish on your cutting boards or butcher blocks? I have been using it on a couple of home use boards that needed to be re-oiled, but not long enough to determine if I would use it on any that I plan on selling or gifting to anyone.I also haven’t used it as an original fin...
|03-01-2014 03:21 AM||
An Angel from Down Under covers "Total Control" - 3 replies
Sarah Frances JohnstonI was watching / listening to one of my favorite tunes on YouTube tonight and decided to check out some covers of the tune. I found this awesome young lady’s version to be fantastic. I also listened / watched her other videos . She has a great variety of music covered there. I wish her all the best in her future endea...
|07-26-2013 02:36 PM||
Delta 22-785X planer knife setting jig needed. - 14 replies
I recently scored the 15” planer on Craigslist. The former owner has no clue as to where the Owners Manual, original tools, or knife setting jig went to.Trying to locate one online has been quite frustrating. I don’t know how many diferent ways I tried to word the description , and came up empty handed.Perhaps one of you folks know a...
|07-16-2013 06:33 PM||
Making Greene & Greene style Ebony plugs - 4 replies
I just watched a video on YouTube by William Ng. Looks like a time saver for anyone making their own plugs, but I have yet to try anything like this myself. Just sharing an awesome teaching video with everyone here : ) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HLopA6NF7dk
|07-01-2013 04:39 AM||
You know you're a Lumberjock when...... - 11 replies
The first thing you noticed was the guitar, and then wondered what type of wood it was made from. Or maybe it’s just old age knocking…. LOL
|05-25-2013 04:41 AM||
DeWalt 18 volt drill / driver - 11 replies
http://www.acehardware.com/product/index.jsp?productId=3702381&csm=434092941&csc=249991&csa=434123571&csu=250073#showReviews On sale at ACE / Rocky’s for $90 with 2 batteries and charger plus hard case.Even though they’re Ni-Cad batteries , they have held up great for me to date. Over 3 years old now and still goin...
|04-28-2013 04:09 PM||
Interesting restaurant signs and other stuff. - 18 replies
I just had to grab a picture of this sign on the diner counter to share with everyone. I hope you get a chuckle out of it : )
|03-24-2013 06:07 PM||
Hi , ” New 1.5H.P. 120v 1725rpm Equal to 3250rpm 3 H.P.” Quoted from a craigslist posting today for a Delta Unisaw. 1) Is this possible ?2) why would we want a table saw blade to turn this slowly ? http://westernmass.craigslist.org/tls/3699711051.html thank you : )
|03-15-2013 11:11 PM||
http://westernmass.craigslist.org/tls/3683283694.html Model JDP-17MF I used to own one of these and I think the asking price is pretty good , but I haven’t seen his / her press in person.Check for spindle end play at end of quill travel if you’re looking at this model : ) http://westernmass.craigslist.org/tls/3683211623.html...
|02-16-2013 07:21 PM||
The Early days at the Saw Stop factory - 15 replies
|02-16-2013 05:40 AM||
Western MA PBS WGBY Woodsmithshop schedule - 17 replies
Hi , I got in touch with WGBY , my local PBS station , to find out if and when they were going to air the Season 6 Woodsmith Shop episodes . This was their reply and I’m sure only part of the episodes. Good Morning, Thank you for contacting WGBY. We have just begun airing season 6 of “Woodsmith Shop.” Here is the schedule of shows...
|02-04-2013 11:14 PM||
Remarkable Sapele Pommele Veneer - 14 replies
Wishing that I had the skills to use this beautiful veneer. I hope someone here can put it to good use. I’m not selling it , just sharing an Ebay find is all : ) http://www.ebay.com/itm/Exotic-Wood-Veneer-Sapele-Pommele-16-sequenced-sheets-15-5-x-33-/181071027653?_trksid=p2047675.m2109&_trkparms=aid%3D555003%26algo%3DPW.CAT%26ao%3D1...
|01-06-2013 05:01 PM||
Site is S L O W - 39 replies
Hi , Is anyone else having issues with the site being slower than molasses when trying to upload comments or view posts , or just signing on in general ? This has been my problem for the past two or more days. I have cleaned my cache and everything else on all of my browsers , with the same slow response from all of them . It is only this site t...
|01-01-2013 07:09 PM||
Turning a SALT Box - 5 replies
Hello, Any of you that have turned a box for storing Sea Salt in for the kitchen. Are there any particular types of wood NOT to use and do you finish the inside of the box , and if so , with what, please ? Thank you and Happy New Year to all : )
|01-01-2013 06:12 PM||
JDS Dust Collector - 16 replies
Hi , I just picked up a JDS B500101-1 dust collector from Craigslist. The guy was asking $100 , but I left with it and some hose and accessories for $75 : )The owner doesn’t know the micron rating of the top bag and I haven’t been able to find out online as yet. Anyone own one that might have the info ? All I can find at their websit...
|12-15-2012 07:01 PM||
One empty seat at the Stanley Cup Finals - 19 replies
http://bcove.me/v95a4456 Turn up the volume and enjoy : )
|12-15-2012 05:42 PM||
Just saw this item. - 8 replies
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=a0X-ZNeqeTI Looks like a very useful jig for smaller projects. It gave me some good ideas for things I’ve been wanting to make.I hope it is helpful for some of you as well : ) Happy Holidays to all !!
|12-01-2012 11:24 PM||
Does anyone still use these ?I have three of the molding heads and numerous profile cutters (mostly NOS).I’m thinking about posting them on Craigslist , but not sure how much they’re worth. I also have a JET DP table that I’m thinking about selling.
|11-22-2012 02:27 PM||
Powermatic 15" bandsaw - 7 replies
I just got an email introducing the new Powermatic 1500.Loaded with features , but I haven’t seen the price yet…..I can only imagine !! http://www.powermatic.com/Product.aspx?Part=1791500