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54 days ago

AAW Phoenix - 3 replies

I’m hoping that some of the lumberjocks will be attending the AAW Seminar next week in Phoenix. I’ll be there demonstrating on Friday & Saturday. I like to talk to some of you guys so come by and say hi!

159 days ago

AAW Seminar In Phoenix? - 2 replies

Anybody attending the AAW Seminar in Phoenix, AZ? I am and thought, the lumberjocks should all get together one night or one morning for breakfast and socialize a bit.

745 days ago

Location On Buy & Swap Forum - 2 replies

Is there any way we can ask those who participate on the Buy & Swap tools etc forum to place their location in the title line? I’d might be very interested in a cabinet saw say in St Louis but not in San Francisco! I don’t have time to browse thru and find out where these items are. Often many of them never tell you. Basi...

1232 days ago

Sharp Skate III - 1 reply

I would appreciate anybody out there giving me information about the Sharp Skate III. Its a sharpening guide or honing guide, for chisels, plane irons etc. It basically, holds the iron or chisel at a repeatable angle and allows you to move it across a stone sideways. This should let you use all the stone and supposedly makes it more accurate,...

1468 days ago

Making Your Own Milkpaint - 4 replies

I’ve begun the process of building some various small Shaker Style projects for some customers. Mainly pine. I wanted to use milk paint which I’ve used before, having bought it commercially. But, the stuff costs about $9 a pint or you could say $54 a gallon (2 pints per quart, 4 quarts per gallon). So, I thought that after lookin...

1485 days ago

African Mahoghany? What To Expect? - 8 replies

Hey, gentlemen and ladies, I’ve got an order for several chairs and the person wants to use Mahoghany. She requested specifically African Mahoghany. Could you give me a heads up on working with this. I’m concerned about any hidden toxic or abnormal dust issues. I’v there are issues that its not stable….that it ̶...

1526 days ago

New Hardwood Dealer in Branson, MO - 5 replies

Hey! LJ’s in the SW Missouri, Northern Arkansas areas…A new hardwoods dealer just started up. You might want to check his business out. Contact: Paul Pomeroy at UTC Hardwoods, 145 Warehouse Dr, Branson, MO. 65616, Phone (416) 699-5002 or http://www.utchardwoods.com/

1552 days ago

New "mini" planers, Suggestions? - 12 replies

My old (1987) Ryobi AP-10 finally died in a puff of smoke! I wish I could find another one that would last over 20 years with almost daily usage. Anyway, I’ve not looked at the little 10” to 12” planers. I own a PM 20” but often use the small one for quick and thin jobs. Money is not so much of a problem, which baby...

1552 days ago

Simple Horizontal Boring Machine (doweler) - 1 reply

I have this two spindle, horizontal boring machine which I’m not going to use. I believe its primary job was to make dowel holes for faceframes and butt joint glue ups. The moter is a 1/2 HP and looks and acts almost new. It is a capaciter start moter. The moter mount is adjustable in that you can easily lower the mount to adjust the belt....

1581 days ago

Printing Original Plans - 6 replies

Hey thanks for ANY information you can supply! I have several original plans for small children’s rocking chairs etc. that I want to make available in plan form. I think I could handle Sketchup or one of the drafting style pieces of software to originate the plans. But, has anyone dealt with actually getting them printed up? I wanted...

1582 days ago

Horizontal Boring Machine - 5 replies

Hi, thanks for looking. I’m interested in buying a used horizontal boring machine if anyone has a lead on one. If not can anyone give me an idea what is available new at a reasonable price? Thanks!


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