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|553 days ago||
Unisaw Purchase - Need info/help! - 17 replies
First I want to apologize for being gone from Lumberjocks for so long. Had something happen in my life over the past few years. Now I’m back to start cutting some wood! I have a chance to finally pick up a unisaw… model # 34-459 for around $500. It has a 3hp 3 phase motor, Biesemeyer fence and rails, small extension table. It...
|2318 days ago||
Need some help removing nails from oak - 12 replies
My father-in-law dropped off a load of oak that he was able to get for free from a local restaurant. They were remodeling and had removed all of the oak trim. There are various widths and lengths, from about 4” to 12” in width and anywhere from 3’ to 8’ in length. All of the pieces are approximately 15/16” or gre...
|2323 days ago||
Jet Tools Contest - 3 replies
Just in case you didn’t know… For those that have always had a dream to have a complete cabinet shop, Jet Tools is having a year long contest where you can win a different piece of equipment each month, and at the end of the year, they are giving a grand prize away that consists of just about every large piece of equipment for you...
|2399 days ago||
New feature - 2 replies
I tell you what would be great for this site to have… Is a place where we could post adds to sell equipment/tools/wood to other fellow lumberjocks. Not that Lumberjocks.com is deficient in anything, I just think that it would be awesome if we could help other members out by buying/selling some wood, etc.. you know.. keep it in the family!...
|2400 days ago||
Concrete floor not level - 5 replies
I hate to even complain about my shop. I am extremely grateful that I have it. The only problem that I have with it is that the floor is not level. It seems to slope from each side to a drain somewhat offset from the center of the shop. I guess that’s not that big of a deal, since most of my tools are stationary. It does create a bit ...
|2402 days ago||
What do you do with the wood chips and sawdust? - 62 replies
I couldn’t find this topic posted anywhere, so I thought I would start it. I wanted to find out if anyone had found a clever way to use the wood chips and/or sawdust that we all accumulate in our shops. I’ll start… I use the wood shavings that I create with my planer as bedding for my blue-tick beagle ‘BeeBee’...
|2408 days ago||
Power Switch - 2 replies
Does anyone have any leads on where to get a good industrial style on/off power switch. I have an old table saw that I have restored, and I can’t seem to find the one I want. I would like to find something similar to what is on this jointer, but I want it to be wired in, and not have a receptical where you plug your equipment into. An...