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|03-15-2014 03:44 PM||
Temporary Shop on Wheels Epiphany - 7 replies
I’m going to be moving soon. Packing all my tools up and paying for storage is more distasteful than selling everything off – and that would be horrible. The good news is that I was talked into watching a few episodes of Breaking Bad one evening after driving by campers and older motor homes almost floating away on flooded ground. I ...
|04-29-2013 06:34 PM||
Epic Customer Service Failure - 10 replies
About a year and a half ago I ordered custom wheel adapters (like this) from a guy in Nevada. I wanted to able to mount newer alloy wheels with new tires (Craig’s List gloat) to my older cars. I ordered them custom because I wanted the stud thread to match the studs on the cars that way I could use the same lug nuts. I spoke to owner of the ...
|04-20-2013 12:42 AM||
Nbeener News - 3 replies
It’s been about six months since Neil last checked in. You might recall him mentioning this.., My current plan … is a huge Hail Mary pass. My retired cousin and I are thinking of heading down to Central America, in the early spring. Maybe spend six months … in warm, tropical climates. Skip the a/c. Explore that part of the world. May...
|04-16-2013 04:58 PM||
Wooden Chef's Knives? - 3 replies
The design company is looking for someone to make them. -Jack
|03-24-2013 05:04 PM||
Going Through My Rust Bucket - 1 reply
I apologize in advance for not taking before pictures. For thirty years I have collected rusted tools in a 5 gal pail. This started when I found several hand planes in a basement that had flooded many times years before. The terrible rusted condition of these tools cannot be overstated. If I knew how effective and inexpensive electrolysis is I w...
|03-16-2013 04:22 AM||
Robot Cowboy - 1 reply
Being a street performer can be very difficult. Here is the video and an article. I have spent too much time on the internet today. -Jack
|03-15-2013 09:18 PM||
GOOD VIBRATIONS STORAGE UNIT - 3 replies
There is nothing wrong with your television set. Do not attempt to adjust .., This is the Good Vibrations Storage Unit by Furruccio Laviani. I would love to see a few close-ups of this. Some folks are saying it is only a design and has not been made yet. CNC? This is where Furruccio works. -Jack
|12-27-2012 05:10 PM||
Alert - TS Aligner Jr on Ebay - 3 replies
This might be the easiest way to obtain this great tool. I never understood why it seems so difficult to purchase from the maker. I also can’t understand why anyone would pay money for a Master (Magic) Plate when they can put a dot on their blade and get more accurate results for free. -Jack
|11-27-2012 11:44 PM||
Interesting Table Saw & Extras on Ebay - 2 replies
This might be of interest to someone near southern Wisconsin. Three days left on the auction and the price is $400. How much do you think this package is worth? Any guesses how high it will go? -Jack
|07-31-2012 02:54 AM||
I apologize for the trolling title. The sky isn’t falling-not exactly. I just read an article that I have to share-more on that later. Ink jet technology is pretty much old hat now and CNC machines are being made in home basements. Still, I’m amazed at how rapidly 3D printing is developing. A few years ago a friend sent me info on Re...
|05-28-2012 01:18 PM||
Angled Brace on Craigs List - 2 replies
Found this on Buffalo's Craigs List. I’ve never seen one before. -Jack
|05-21-2012 11:33 AM||
$200 Unisaw alert in Buffalo NY - 4 replies
Here it is on Craigs List. It was posted Sunday. -Jack
|05-09-2012 04:46 PM||
Here Kity - 2 replies
Here’s something different from the Buffalo Craigs List. Loren blogged on what looks like a newer or different model a few weeks ago.
|03-30-2012 03:41 PM||
How Old Are These? - 2 replies
There are 3, what look like, NOS (new on shelf) table saws listed on CraigsList in Buffalo NY today. Two are model 37-133 (combo?). They all seem old enough to be a rare find in this condition. What would you pay for them? -Jack
|03-23-2012 01:21 PM||
Antique Boat Builders Table Saw - 4 replies
This is on Craigs List in Buffalo NY . Looks like a wooden sliding table with brass adjustment hardware. Maybe it should be in a museum – seems like a good deal for $125. -Jack
|03-22-2012 12:17 PM||
Craigs List Heads-Up Buffalo NY - 0 replies
Someone is selling a bunch of shop equipment on the Buffalo CL (band saw, 8” jointer, planer, drill press, mortiser). This seems to be a good deal. -a Delta DC with a Wynn .5 micron canister – $200. -JackDon’t know why CL can’t search phone numbers now. Click on Tools -search for “East Aurora”.
|03-15-2012 01:19 PM||
Do You Know What This Item Is? - 3 replies
Interesting post on Craigs List. Any body know what this is? -Jack
|02-12-2012 12:07 AM||
Shopsmith Mark V (used) - $4000 (delivery extra) - 8 replies
Here is another crazy Craigs List ad. -Jack
|02-01-2012 02:12 PM||
CL Unisaw alert - 2 replies
This is a Craigs List post from Rochester NY . Might be a good deal. -Jack
|01-19-2012 07:17 PM||
Used saw on Rochester NY Craigs List - 7 replies
If I wanted a budget table saw I would be contacting this guy. An old saw that was never touched might be nice, but (from the pics) this guy seems to have cared for his saw and upgraded it into a real nice user. $250 for a barebones old contractor saw is high. This saw, with all the table saw “fabrilia” (thanks Rich) included, might ...