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08-23-2010 01:34 AM

porter cable scroll saw - 12 replies

The new scrollsaw magazine rated this saw as a best buy for it’s price range but I don’t seem to be able to find it listed other than at Lowes and no reviews. Does anyone know anything about it? (nothing in the scroll saw reviews here) I’m new at scroll saw work so I don’t want to be cheap but I don’t need a Dewalt...

08-03-2010 03:45 AM

TS3650 - 0 replies

On Craigslist/Tampabay,Florida area/ Plant City.Claims he invested $800.00(someone saw him coming) sell for $250.00. Has a pic looks to be in good shape.not my ad, just passing it along. This is a good buy if someone is in the area.

07-26-2010 01:14 AM

wooden hinges - 3 replies

Has anyone tried the Incra hinge jig? I searched here and found a lot of home made comments but didn’t see anything about the Incra?

07-24-2010 02:22 AM

eye watch - 6 replies

Can someone tell me where to turn off the individual eye watch?

07-20-2010 02:12 PM

TS3650 - 0 replies

On craigslist St petersburg Fl. 300.00. 7/20/10Looks like brand new. Not mine just passing this on

07-17-2010 01:17 AM

HVLP - 0 replies

Does anyone have any comments on the Rockler HVLP ? How does it compare with the Woodcraft? Does anyone know if you can spray oil based with either of them?

07-16-2010 04:52 PM

NEWS BLAST DW 733 - 2 replies

Craigslist in Florida Tampabay area -tools- somebody has a 12 1/2” dewalt planer for 150.00. Lists a Clearwater address.

07-10-2010 02:40 PM

CNC routers and lasers - 7 replies

Does any have first hand experience with these items. I know about websites etc. but I’m interested in hands on commments.

07-09-2010 05:29 PM

templates for stringing - 1 reply

If you go to a really good fabric store they usually have a lot of different quilt templates. You can easily trace the design with a white(silver) pencil then go from there. There are endless designs available.

06-30-2010 01:25 AM

For what it's worth - 4 replies

The new Wood mag has a Harbor Freight ad with the 2hp DC on sale for 139.00. I’ve got one and it works just fine.(better than the Delta I also have)I’ve had mine for about 4 months and that’s what I paid for it.

06-18-2010 11:02 PM

Ridgid tools - 6 replies

Does anyone know what Ridgid is doing with their saws? Is there another new one on the horizon?

06-17-2010 02:19 PM

Anyone near Seffner,Florida - 0 replies

Intermediate WW here. Would like to here from you or get together.

06-14-2010 01:58 AM

Quilt Frames - 7 replies

Anyone got a good website for quilt frame plans? Most of the ones I have found are just saw horses and clamps,I’m looking for one that is a quality piece.

06-12-2010 04:44 AM

Here's some info for anyone around Ohio - 2 replies

There is a wood carvers museum located at New Philadelphia Ohio named Warthers(not the candy) It’s just off I-77 south of Canton. What this guy accomplished is absolutely amazing. If you are ever in the area it’s worth your time to stop. Simply amazing.

06-11-2010 11:53 PM

Here's a tip - 4 replies

I read this somewhere and it does work very well.Sprinkle you saw,jointer,drill press or bandsaw top with pure talc(NOT talcum powder) Talc repells moisture while talcum has cornstarch in it and absorbs moisture(think diapers and babies)I’ve been doing this for a long time and it really works.You can buy it at the drugstore.

06-11-2010 02:53 PM

HF saw sharpening machine - 3 replies

Does anyone have any experience with this? I’ve been looking at them and wondering if they are worth the money.

06-10-2010 09:17 PM

buffet top - 3 replies

I’m a big fan of Kreg joinery however I watched a TV show where instead of gluing a table top,they Kreg jointed it. Anyone used this method before and are you satisfied with the result? I’m in the planing stage of building my wife a china hutch and was just wondering about this compared to glue up’s

06-10-2010 01:53 AM

pc registration @#%#@#@ - 7 replies

I just went out and bought a 18v pc saw and drill combo. Now I didn’t buy this to be the main workhorse in my shop. I don’t even have the batteries charged yet so I am not going to review the tools.(it was on sale at Lowes)My gripe…I look at the product registration and they want more than my life history. My wife has been doin...

05-27-2010 03:14 AM

DT Jig,Woodline Jig,Incra Jig & Fence and Woodcraft roller base - 2 replies

I live in the Tampa Florida area and have the following for sale or trade(whatcha got?)PC4212 Jig in great condition,used very little,has one ding where I hit it with the bit.Woodline jig with 5 or 6 templatesIncra basic positioner jig and fence (works good—upgraded to a LS system)Expandible roller base..Woodcraft- good shape- don’t ...

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