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12-27-2014 06:42 PM

Finishing Cherry Blotching Problem - 11 replies

I’m building a project from cherry wood. I want to finish it with clear wipe on poly. I do not planto use any stain on this. I’m in the process of selecting the wood that I will be using for this project.I wipe each board with mineral spirits so I can see the color and grain before I glue the boards together.The problem is that I can...

02-28-2011 12:13 AM

What size mortise do you use? - 2 replies

I just got a hollow chisel mortising machine. What I would would like to know is what width mortiseto use in 3/4” oak. If you use the rule of 1/3 the stock width you would use a 1/4” wide mortise. This just seems on the small side to me. Would 5/16” be a better choice? Please let me know what you are using. Thankyou

02-26-2011 11:33 PM

Help finding Delta mortising drill bit - 2 replies

I have 1/4” Delta Hollow Mortising Chisel & Bit Set #17-908. I broke the drill bit and would liketo find replacement bit for it. The Delta part number for the replacement bit is 17-916I have tried to find it on several web sites including Delta’s but so far no luck. I don’t want to buy the whole set again. If anyone has fou...

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