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|590 days ago||
Self Adhesive Laminate - 4 replies
Does anyone know a good source for the kind of self adhesive laminate used for re-facing kitchen cabinets? I’m just about to that point, and am try to do my due diligence this time. Thanks! Milo
|590 days ago||
Moving Logs - 18 replies
This might sound crazy, but I need advice on moving logs! My coworker wants a large cherry tree removed from her yard, and I want the tree! I found a mill that will cut it for me, and I’m happy to let it dry on it own. But the thing is between 18 and 24 inches in diameter! How the heck would I move that?? I’m THINKING of r...
|595 days ago||
SOURCES: Where do you get you salvage wood??? - 33 replies
Inspired by SalvageCraft I thought I’d start a thread for people to volunteer sources for were they find salvage wood. Some sources I know of: Big Box storesLumber LiquidaretersMotorcycle shops (NEW Motorcycles)Furniture Stores Anyone else wish to share? ;)
|612 days ago||
Punch tin panels - source? - 8 replies
Looking for a source for punch tine panels, such as can be found in a pie safe. Looked all over, but not having any luck. Thanks! Milo
|614 days ago||
Yes, another SketchUp question... - 30 replies
Hey gang, I know some of you are SketchUp gurus, so I came here to ask. I downloaded a Pie Safe Sketchup to see what it looked like. It’s a fine image, but WHAT am I supposed to do with it? Is there a cutlist imbedded in it somewhere? Are there dimensions somewhere in it? Is there any way to tell? Right now, it’s a pictu...
|616 days ago||
ADVICE PLEASE: Sharpening my planer blades... - 4 replies
Can I do it easily in my planers? It’s one of the 13” Delta tabletops. Sorry, don’t know the model number right now… But I can get to the blades fairly easily. Thanks!
|622 days ago||
Where do you get your plans? - 15 replies
I’m just curious where people find online for free, or buy their plans. I have a few projects I want to do this year, and wanted to know where there are some good places online to look. Just in case your curious, I’m looking for Pie Safe and Blanket Chest plans. I also have a wild urge to build one of those wood geared clocks. ...
|629 days ago||
Anti Democrat Cartoon Gallery - 929 replies
Ok boys, sack up and show you’ve got a set. I realize this board is overwhelming libitard, but I hope ya’ll use this post to speak up and be counted! Enjoy, boys and girls…
|637 days ago||
Taco Bell just announced it… Doritos Nacho Cheese Taco Shell. Seriously, need I say more…??? ;)
|642 days ago||
Woodmizer/Portable Sawmill Owners - E. Tennessee - 8 replies
Just wondering if there were any Woodmizer/Portable Sawmill Owners in Knoxville/East Tennessee? There’s been more than one occasion I wish I knew someone in the area to work with, so I thought I’d ask my fellow LJ’s! Unfortunately, I think my wife would leave me if I brought one home… ;)
|657 days ago||
FOR SALE - RIDGID TS3650 10” Cast Iron Table Saw - 6 replies
This Saw has two additional features that are not with the standard saw. A 36” Beismeyer Fence The arbor has been replaced on this saw, and no longer has the defective arbor with was the subject of a RIDGID recall. RIDGID TS3650 10” Cast Iron Table SawCat #14633From the RIDGID WebsiteFeatures Powerful 1-1/2 HP TEFC (Totall...
|666 days ago||
Advice sought: Somewhat odd mitre cut question - 5 replies
Had something unexpected happen when I was cutting long mitre cuts on a box I was making. The first cuts were awesome. The edges lined up right at 45 degrees. I was thrilled. Unfortunately, when I went to cut the opposite sides of the boards, the previously cut was so sharp it slide under fence just a bit, and I got a crappy cut on the sec...
|670 days ago||
Help Request - Proper fence alignment - 11 replies
Just wanted to know how you folks properly align your fence to your tablesaw blade. I still think I am pinching just a bit at the end of a cut. I use a dial indicator to align my blade (I have an old delta uni, so I have to unbolt the entire table surface and carefully tap it straight.), but what to do to the fence is the question. Thanks f...
|683 days ago||
Quick question: Can anyone point me at a decent VIDEO tutorial on using a P.C. dovetail jig? I’m looking for the basic setup and use. Sometime I hate YouTube. It’s search engine stinks and it shows you everything BUT what you are looking for. Thanks! Milo
|705 days ago||
Kitchen Cabinet Quandry... Remodeler Comments Sought - 16 replies
Hey Folks, When we moved into our house a couple years back I made an attempt to repaint our kitchen cabinets. Originally they were an ancient old grey/brown color. Solid wood though, and nothing I wanted to toss at the time. I was thinking about refacing them. Does anyone know a good company that will sell directly to the public? My i...
|707 days ago||
Just curious where people were buying their plywood these days (BB, lumberyard, etc), and at what grade? It’s expensive as all heck, and I was wondering what you folks were up to these days. Milo
|712 days ago||
Had the unpleasant reminder today to remember that like beer, you have to keep an eye on how you prepare hide glue or CRUDE WILL GROW IN IN… >:( On the good side I had only made a few ounces, so it wasn’t a major lose. It’s just too cool to be able to glue up boards without clamps using this stuff! I was wondering, do an...
|757 days ago||
Hide glue - 13 replies
Does anyone know how long hide glue is good for, and second, if the dry hide glue I found is still good, does anyone remember there “recipe” for hydrating it and making use of it? I was cleaning out some stuff the other day and found a bag of dry hide glue, and after seeing a video on board glue ups by Christopher Schwartz, I thou...
|786 days ago||
Hey gang, Long time no chat… ;) Trying to get myself back into woodworking after a long absence. Thought I’d jump in with both feet and finally try using my Porter Cable dovetail jig to make some 15” x 15” x 15” boxes for my wife to replace some ratty cane covered ones we’ve had for years. Can anyon...
|841 days ago||
I have made a small box to mount to metal rack. The rack is approximately 10 inches by 10 inches with two metal bars running across the middle, spaced evenly. I do not want the box to move at all. I am looking for suggestions as to the best way to mount the box to the rack. The box has a lid I want to be able to open, so straps around the ...