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|136 days ago||
Finish for a pine dinging room table. - 2 replies
I bought a home in October right across from my parents house. Decided to save money by building some of the furniture myself, but also because a professional woodworker buying furniture is a tad silly. I made a table out of pine. Quick, easy, cheap table i just went for without plans. I need a good finish to put on it, its still bare. Luckily i...
|388 days ago||
"Barn Style" Garage Door? - 10 replies
Hey guys. Busy as hell again and I have a request for a replacement for her existing garage door. It’s the old school style one piece door that just swings up, assuming i CAN redo it, would painted pine be ok? Or should I use something rot resistant? She wants it to match the garage/barn so it’ll need to be painted.
|402 days ago||
Excelsior Mini Lathe - 10 replies
I’ve been wanting to start turning for a while now. It just looks like a lot of fun and i think it would really expand on my woodworking abilities and project ideas. I noticed today that Rockler has their Excelsior Mini Lathe on sale for $199.99, this seems like a price that cant be beat for a starter lathe. The reviews on it are mixed....
|417 days ago||
Recommendations for Mortiser Chisels - 6 replies
Buying a mortiser this week, Powermatic. What’s a good set of chisels to use? Dont really want junky ones, and i dont think the PM701 comes with them.
|423 days ago||
Vibration on table saw while cutting wood. - 21 replies
Ok so, i admittedly have no idea how to title this, but its about whats happening. I have an R4512 table saw, i run a full kerf freud industrial combi blade on it. The blade cuts ultra smooth but when i feed material through for a rip it makes this ungodly vibration, it being the wood. A couple times the woods nearly jumped up off the table. ...
|649 days ago||
End grain coasters! - 3 replies
Came up with this idea cleaning the shop yesterday and coming across some pen blanks (yellowheart and mahogany) I’d bought to use for small inlay work. The end grain parts are being mounted on some bubinga I had laying around. Whatcha all think?