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220 days ago

Home Depot - 10 replies

Home depot must have bought this site. I get six HD ads on every page and yes I have an ad blocker!

230 days ago

Zoro Tools - 3 replies

Anyone bought anything from them? Seem kind of pricey.

234 days ago

Rant - 17 replies

Just a little rant…....belt on my PC ROS broke… belt $2.49 SHIPPING $7.00! Ridiculous!

248 days ago

Tip for Incra Super Fence Owners - 2 replies

Here’s a little tip: I glued magnets (HF cheapies) to the top of the fence and they keep metal rulers etc from sliding off if I raise my table top.

341 days ago

glue for cedar - 9 replies

I plan on lining a blanket chest(oak) with cedar closet liner. I was going to “tack” it with pin nails and put a dab of glue on it also. My intent was to wipe the ends with laquer thinner and then use Titebond 3 .Anyone see a problem with this? All comments are welcomed.

369 days ago

End connection - 11 replies

I recently aqquired and enormous stack of oak . 1×4 x…...29 inches.(probably 7-800 pieces!)Question, would using box joints on each end to join them together ( in the middle) be a good way to connect them end to end? This would make them long enough to use for a blanket chest.(40”) Then they would be edge glued for a large panel...

404 days ago

Is there a way? - 4 replies

Is there a way to return to your place after reading a topic without having to retrace your steps thru the screens?(i.e a back button)

429 days ago

Is it just me? Just wondering. - 28 replies

I’ve been reading and making blueprints for 35 years. It seems like about every other plan from a magazine I try and use there is a critical dimension missing or I’m unable to combine other measurements shown to come up with it. Very rarely is there a scale that is usable. For the price of the mags now a days I would think they could...

531 days ago

Tampa wood show. - 3 replies

I would only give it 2-1/2 stars this year. When I first started going to these shows they were really big with lots of vendors. They seem to be getting smaller every year. The seminars are good though.Just mho.

540 days ago

Score for today! - 4 replies

DeWalt 12 CSMS DW780 $599.00 less 10% military 539.10DeWalt DWX723 MS Stand(the best one they have) $199.00 FREE!!!Tax $37.74 37.74 Total ...

541 days ago

beetle kill pine - 6 replies

Does anyone know where I can get some? I live in Florida.

548 days ago

Grizz 10% coupon - 12 replies

I have a coupon for 10% off on $300.00 or more. I’ll be glad to give this code to someone that intends to use it.Therefore I’d like for someone that has previously posted projects to get it. Not someone that thinks they will use it and it be wasted.(sorry but that’s the way it is)It’s good 3/1 thru 4/30.Shoot me an email...

568 days ago

puly tools at woodcraft??? - 7 replies

Anyone familiar with them?

569 days ago

chip carving knife - 7 replies

What degree of bevel do you chip carvers use to sharpen your knife?

606 days ago

Scorecard Surveys???? - 4 replies

Anyone else get this pop up? I never respond to pop up surveys.

624 days ago

For what it's worth ($$) - 18 replies

Home Depot will take the “VA” ID card (or any other military ID) for a 10% discount,just like Lowes. They did not do this before.(In fact when I worked for them they wouldn’t even give their emplowees a discount)

641 days ago

Did anybody??? - 23 replies

Buy anything on Cyber Monday? I didn’t but just last week treated myself to a new 357. But just to be nice I took wifey out this afternoon and let her shoot it.(g)

641 days ago

electronic survellience on the shop - 22 replies

I’m planning on putting cameras focused on the outside doors of my shop.Does anyone know/have any comments on the Defender system? The one I’m looking at has 100’ night vision(cams would be about 20’ away)36IR lens.

644 days ago

woodcraft magazine - 4 replies

Has anyone tried to d/l their “Free Quilt Plans” found on page 2 of the Dec/Jan 2013 magazine? I can’t seem to get it to work.

654 days ago

waterbourne finish ??? - 9 replies

Does the waterbourne varnish 2nd coat “melt into” the first coat like the oil based poly?

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