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03-29-2010 07:47 AM

Taxes and woodworking - 9 replies

I have been doing a bit of research tonight and thought I would post my findings. The basic question I was wondering is: If I am doing woodworking primarily as a hobby, but I sell some of my stuff, do I have to declare that as income for tax purposes? The answer, unsurprisingly, is yes. You have to file a 1099-MISC form listing this income....

03-07-2010 06:00 AM

Carbide Tipped Jointer Knives - 4 replies

Does anyone have experience with Carbide Tipped Jointer Knives from Hartville tool? They are about double the cost of the delta HHS ones for my DJ20 jointer.

03-03-2010 09:16 PM

Garage Insulation - 9 replies

My garage is my workshop, and I want to be able to work out there this summer, so I will need to insulate and cool it. I live in the Phoenix area, so heating is seldom an issue, but with summer temperatures reaching as much as 120, cooling is going to be important. I have a south facing garage door, so the hardest to insulate wall is the one...

02-28-2010 08:37 AM

Which woodworking mags do you subscribe to? - 38 replies

What does everyone have for favorite mags? I buy Fine Woodworking often, but I feel it seems it really caters to artists who work in wood, rather than more typical small-shop hobby-type people. I really like Shop Notes, and recently came across several back issues of American Woodworker. Wood magazine seems pretty good to me also. What...

02-22-2010 05:15 AM

CL tool bonanza - 15 replies

I have been looking for a jointer and a planer to basically finish out my base toolset. Friday I checked CL and saw a guy selling his whole shop for 9K. He said he’d be willing to sell it in parts, but after I looked, and discussed it with my wife, I decided to go for it. The floor tools were all Delta. Unisaw, Drill Press, Band Saw,...

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