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|06-20-2015 03:06 AM||
Engraved Metal Tag - 5 replies
Hey Guys, I am making a shadow box for my cousin who recently lost her horse in a freak accident. With in the the shadow box I am making a 5 X 7 frame for a picture of the horse. I am also mounting a heart shaped horse shoe in the box like the one pictured. I want to mount a metal tag engraved with “In loving memory” I h...
|05-02-2015 03:35 PM||
Finish for Kitchen/Dining Room Table - 3 replies
Hey Guys A friend as asked me to make a cherry Kitchen/Dining room table. What is a good clear finish for a kitchen table? I use lacquer on a lot of my small projects just not sure if it would be good for this project. Thanks Jayson
|04-30-2015 10:37 PM||
Woodworker's Journal Coupon - 0 replies
In the most recent WJ there is a 30% “or more” coupon on Irwin Clamps. I’m not going to use it if someone wants it PM me.
|03-07-2015 09:37 PM||
Shop Fox® Classic Fence - 1 reply
I just ordered the Grizzly G1023RL table saw it should be here by the end of the week. Is anyone interested in buying the Shop Fox® Classic Fence that comes with it? I have no need for it because I purchased an Incra TS-LS combo fence and router table. If anyone is interested PM me. Thanks, Jayson
|02-28-2015 04:26 PM||
Tablesaw Blades - 8 replies
Hey everyone: In a few weeks I will be ordering a Grizzly table saw the G1023RL. On my current saw I am using Freud thin kerf blades but I will need full kerf blades for the new saw. What blades do you recommend? I have no problem using a cut-off bland and a separate rip blade. I’m a hobbyist and I do work with 8/4 hardwoods freque...
|01-02-2015 07:48 PM||
Do I need a Drawer Slide Jig? - 7 replies
In the next few months I’m going to be doing a lot of projects that will require drawers (Under bed drawers, shop cabinets, Loft bed with storage ect…) Is a a drawer slide jig a good investment? If so what do you recommend? If not can you share any tips for installing them. Thanks.
|12-03-2014 09:12 PM||
Just got a new band saw - 13 replies
Hey everyone, I just picked up a Rikon 10-325 band saw. Just wondering about blades, I want a resaw blade and other blades for curved cuts. What are good blades? Thanks
|08-21-2014 06:27 PM||
Hey folks today I was given a Moda Magnetics INC motor. The model # may be 60M-0236, I’m not sure. I want to use this motor for my new Beall buffing system, do you think this will work? Please point me in the right direction.
|07-18-2014 04:49 PM||
Bow Bread Knife - 2 replies
Hey Guys, I have a broken band saw blade, and instead of throwing it away I was thinking of making a Bow Bread Knife like this: My question is how long should the blade be? Thanks
|07-15-2014 12:21 PM||
What kind of pencil do you use - 38 replies
Hey Guys, I was wondering what kind of pencils do you use in the shop? It seems like every pencil I have really sucks when marking wood the lead breaks way to easy. Does anybody else have this problem? What brand works the best?
|07-02-2014 12:03 PM||
INCRA LS Positioner Instructional DVD - 4 replies
Hey guys I was just given an Incra Positioner. I was wondering if anyone had the INCRA LS Positioner Instructional DVD I could borrow?
|05-28-2014 03:42 PM||
Any Jocks Around Gloucester MA? - 0 replies
Hey All: I recently was given a nice piece of 8/4 black walnut, it is around 9” inches wide and 4 feet long. I want to resaw it down to 4/4 but don’t currently have a band saw (YET), is there any Jocks around the Gloucester MA area who would be willing to show me how to resaw this piece? If so please PM me, any help would be gre...
|04-11-2014 04:35 PM||
Remote for the Harbor Freight 2hp dust collector - 21 replies
So I want to get a remote for my HF 2hp DC. I was wondering what you guys use?
|04-03-2014 02:13 PM||
Classes Are Broken - 4 replies
Trying to view some of the blog posts in the classes tab but it appears to be broken. Anybody else having this problem?
|04-02-2014 08:28 PM||
Teak - 1 reply
Hey Guys, So a friend gave me some Teak wood. He gave me 4- 8/4 X 4” X 2’ pieces, 1- 8/4 X 8” X 4’ piece, and 1- 8/4 X 6” X 4’ piece. I took the 2 of the 4” pieces and re-sawed them down to 5/8” thick and I want to make a jewelry box. Since I have never worked with Teak I was wondering how yo...
|02-01-2014 03:31 PM||
Where can I get a Kehoe Dovetail Jig? - 2 replies
Hey guys, So I have a few box projects that I want to start. I wanted to add dovetail splines to the boxes and I came a crossed the Kehoe Jig. After watching Charles Neil’s video and reading the many reviews of the jig I had my credit card in hand, went to their website and their closed… Does anybody know of a comparable jig or...
|12-06-2013 12:19 AM||
What should the next tool I buy be? - 48 replies
Hey everyone, I you had $500 to spend on your next power tool what would you buy? A thickness planer or a band saw? I want and could use both, but not sure which one to get first. What is your opinion?
|10-25-2013 01:09 PM||
So I think I got a good deal. - 5 replies
Just picked up a Delta 18-36 drum sander from a friend. He only used it a few times, it just sat in his garage for the last 10 years or so. It just needed a little tune up and it was ready to go. I paid $100 and he even delivered it to me.
|09-10-2013 01:02 PM||
Christmas Gifts - 8 replies
Hey Everyone, I know it’s a little early but I’m looking for small to medium Christmas Gifts ideas for friends and family. What have you done in the past? Last year I made a K-cup drawer for my Mother-in-Law not sure what to make this year. Thank you for any input all of you may have. Jayson
|02-06-2013 03:34 PM||
How much should I bid - 21 replies
Hey Guys, I’m new to woodworking, and I find my self wanting a #7 Jointer Plane. At the risk of having someone else biding against me I have attached the link. How much should I bid? stanley #7 jointer plane. Type 14