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09-08-2016 03:05 AM

Vehicle Restoration - 6 replies

Has anyone ever done the wood restoration on a vintage style vehicle? If so please message me I need some advice, I was approached by a friend asking me if I would like or could restore the wooden floor in his truck as well as the wooden side rails. It seems pretty strait forward but would like some advice on a few things.Thanks in advance.

08-08-2016 02:52 AM

Which blade - 8 replies

Hello my fellow LJ’s, I just had A Craftsman 16” scroll saw given to me, And I’m just wondering what type of blades and how many teeth to use, I would also like to know which blades you would choose and which ones that I should keep on hand. I plan for and hope, that my first project made with this saw will be a nautilus shell....

07-22-2016 01:34 AM

Hinges - 7 replies

Ok my fellow LJ’s, I have been wondering how to select my hinges for my boxes, now I don’t know if there is a rule of thumb when choosing the size or not, When I make my hinge gains should I go right from outside to inside, or do I leave a little of material on the inside edge of the box, just wondering if it’s an esthtics thin...

06-23-2016 04:23 AM

Zero clearance plate - 11 replies

Hello my fellow LJ’s I have a problem that I hope someone can help me with, I have a Ridgid R4512 Tablesaw with a throat plat that is only about 3mm thick and I desperately need to make some zero clearance plates, but because of how thin they need to be I don’t know what to do and or use that will be sturdy enough. I’m looking ...

06-18-2016 02:09 AM

Dowels - 9 replies

Has anyone made a dowel jig and if so how did you do it Thanks in advance.

01-15-2016 05:34 AM

What ply is right - 12 replies

So if you were to make a nice pice of furniture and you could not afford to use any hardwood lumber what would be your choice of plywood or would you use MDF, or even a combo of panel type lumber, keeping in mind that that you want it to look and feel, as elegant as a high end pice of fine furniture, what would you do.

01-13-2016 02:36 AM

What's your favourite finish - 24 replies

Happy New Year Guys and Gals, I have been wondering about, finishing for projects. And the types as well as the ways to apply them. So if I may, I would like to ask all of you, yes all of you. What your favourite finishes are, and if you have a special mix for wipe on’s or brands of choice, or how you like to apply them. Wax, poly, paste, ...

03-16-2013 11:18 PM

Best finish - 4 replies

Hi Guys & Gals, I do have a very good question, what is the best way to Finnish a cutting board and what type of product should one use.

01-27-2013 11:20 PM

Food Safe Hardwoods - 17 replies

Sorry Lumberjocks, I forgot to add my list, so here it is MapleBloodwoodWalnutLacewoodPurple HeartPanga PangaBlack CherryButternutHackberryOlive woodPlum woodRosewoodZebra wood Thx again Guys & Gals

01-27-2013 11:15 PM

Food Safe Hardwoods - 5 replies

Hi Lumberjocks, I would like to try my hand at making some cutting boards, routed bowls, and trays and would like to know what woods are food safe. I have been doing some research and have become quite confused, if anyone could let me know which ones from my list of favourites are food safe that would be great.Thx Guys & Gals

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