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|339 days ago||
Top 15 - 23 replies
I am just curious, Who decides what projects make the top 15? I would truely love to see it go back to the way it used to be. I have seen the same people in the top 15 EVERY time they post a project. I have not made it once. I thought this was supposed to be a COMMUNITY of woodworkers with no special treatment. So tell me how the top 15 an...
|1410 days ago||
Finally back to work - 12 replies
Got a call today (actually Friday. I am going back to work tomorrow a Johnson Controls. I have to drive 1/2 hour or so to get to work. We will see how it goes. Been out of work for 6 months. Don’t worry Mike I will be delivering the computers this week. Rick
|1420 days ago||
JockMike2 computer crashed - 27 replies
JockMike2’s computer crashed today I am heading over there tomorrow to help him out. He wanted me to let everyone know what happened. Rick
|1442 days ago||
Wife just had knee surgery - 19 replies
Just thought that I would let everyone know that my wife has just had knee surgery to fix a torn meniscus and drain a cist and clean up some arthritis. Surgery went well. She is now home recouping for 4-6 weeks. Looks like I will be spending some quality time in the shop when we get on each others nerves . LOL They are talking replacement in app...
|1513 days ago||
Storing oil based stains - 7 replies
Can I store Danish Oil in a plastic food container with a lid without having to worry about melting the plastic?
|1529 days ago||
Blade for miter saw - 12 replies
I have a 10 inch Ryobi compound miter saw. I am getting alot of tearout from the stock blade. The saw hasn’t been used all that much. My question is can I change the stock blade for a fine tooth blade? or is there a certain type of blade that I need to get? Thanks Rick
|1571 days ago||
Out of work again!!!! - 10 replies
Hey guys and gals Just thought that I would let you know that once again I am out of work. I am getting so sick and tired of working for a temp agency. But that seems the only way I can get work. I am getting my resume’ out there but noone is biting yet. Sorry for this post. I guess I just needed to vent. On the upswing though I have a ...
|1602 days ago||
New features on our toolbar - 11 replies
Hey Guys and Gals, I just noticed te new feeds on our toolbar. Thanks Martin for all your hardwork. I really like the new additions.
|1633 days ago||
TiteBond cold press for veneers - 3 replies
Has anyone ever used Titebond cold press glue for wood veneer? Would appreciate any advice on using this stuff.
|1647 days ago||
Marines by God - 7 replies
I found this while looking at Odie’s post. I am a Marine. The Video Says it all http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=39s3fw29Xpk&NR=1
|1653 days ago||
Using facebook with Lumberjocks - 3 replies
I want to be able to link my LJ page with my facebook page. How do I do that?
|1670 days ago||
Heck of a steal 1x4 pine $1.00 for 8 foot piece - 2 replies
Hi All, The local Menard’s store has 1×4 8 foot pieces fo $1.00. I bought 5 boards, if I had the money I would have gone crazy. These are the perfect size for my tic tac toe games.
|1671 days ago||
Help with Dado set up - 3 replies
Help!!! I am trying to run a 3/4 inch wide dado with a 1/2 inch set up. That is all my TS can handle. I need the dado to be centered at 8 1/2 inch. I am at a loss as to how to set it up. I am building a display shelf for SWMBO. It is 18 1/2 inches tall by 12 inches wide. I waas thinking of just making the center shelf 1/2 inches thick. But I am ...
|1704 days ago||
Email from a Lumberjock - 11 replies
Hi All, I just recieved a PM from a lumberjock about pre qualifying for a tradeshow in the UK. It was unsolicited. I felt it was spam. Anyone else receive the same message?
|1911 days ago||
Using food coloring to paint projects - 6 replies
Has anyone used food coloring to paint a project or stain? I was thinking of mixing some boiled linseed oil with some food coloring to stain a project. Any thoughts?
|1917 days ago||
Is Purple Heart and Lyptus a good combo? - 1 reply
Hi All, I am looking at combining purple heart and lyptus in a project. What are your thoughts on the combination? Any other suggestions? Thanks
|1929 days ago||
Making an oil and beeswax finish - 8 replies
Has anyone made a beeswax, turpentine, and boiled linseed oil finish? I made it to the recipe, but when I checked on it this morning, the beeswax and turpentine had solidified. Is this supposed to happen?
|1969 days ago||
Tournament Cribbage Boards - 2 replies
Does anyone know where I can get a plan for a tournament cribbage board?