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|619 days ago||
Router Boss - 2 replies
I am interested in a Router Boss and would like to get some feedback from some of the people who have one on a few questions I have. I know from reviews that I have read that the people that have them tend to love them. I am planning to use it for mortise and tenon, dove tails, and to replace one of my router table as space is very limited. ...
|1281 days ago||
Leigh at the woodworking shows? - 5 replies
Has anyone been to the woodworking shows this year? I was wondering if Leigh has a booth or display. I am really interesed in their dovetail jigs and was hoping I could see them at the show when I go next month. Thanks Alex
|1310 days ago||
General Tool? - 10 replies
Has anyone purchased woodworking jigs or tools for General Tool? I was on the site and they have some interesting jigs and the are low priced. Just wanted to get some feed back on anyone’s experience with them. http://generaltools.com/Departments/Hand-Tools/Woodworking-Tools/Joining-Tools/Wood-Joining-Tools.aspx
|1531 days ago||
Career path? - 16 replies
I just wanted to get a few opinions as far as my career options. Right now I am stuck in a dead end job and my wife wants me to go back to school, and she thinks I should go back for cabinet making or construction / remodeling. I am a bit apprehensive about mixing my hobby that I love with work, I would hate to have my wood working feel like w...
|1597 days ago||
quarter and flat sawn oak - 8 replies
I am planning on building a storage bench for my mother and I am planning to use quarter sawn red oak for the Legs, front, drawer fronts, and top and using oak for the sides and back. Has anyone mixed these? I am wondering how it will look.
|1648 days ago||
What to get with HD $100 gift card - 22 replies
I have a $100.00 HD gift card courtesy of my cable company. Now the question is what to get. The 2 things I have in mind are a Dado blade or a Keg jig. I am looking at the Freud dado set that HD Caries (sorry don’t know the model # off hand.) that sells for $99. Or the Kreg jig set that they also have for $99.00. I have a single hole Kreg ...
|1666 days ago||
Avanti Pro dado set - 7 replies
I was just at HD and they have an Avanti pro 8”dado set for $49.00. I have been wanting a dado set and this looks like a really good price, but I can’t find any info on them. Has anyone used one or know much about them? The real question is buy this for $49 or the Freud for $99.00.
|1682 days ago||
Help, How do I remove a stripped bolt??? - 15 replies
I have a big problem at the moment and I a willing to bet someone here has an idea that will help me out. I was changing blades on my planner a I has several button head bolts that the Allen wrench hole stripped out on (very soft). I purchased a Grip-it screw extractor to remove the bolts and it worked great until the last one (of course) an...