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01-21-2009 10:36 PM

I just bought another large set of woden clamps - 6 replies

I have always wanted wooden clamps and have a few already pklus a large selection of others made from metall besseys etc .However an offer came my way to but about sixty in different sizes I will give some to my old pal Fred as he’s been really good to me.Anyway The sizes range from 12 inch 10 inch and 6 inch I want to hang them from the w...

01-11-2009 12:39 AM

please help with Delta information - 4 replies

Among my many lathes I bought on ebay a delta midi lathe on which I have been very successful turning pens etc .I would love to buy a bed extension for this and to that end I have spent hours trying to find a dealer in the uk who sells this even in the states I cant find delta machinery through google or whatever can anyone tell me of a company...

12-23-2008 10:57 PM

moisture meter????? - 5 replies

How many of you have wood moisture meters.I do a bit of cabinet making as most of you will know by now alsoI like to turn wood,so I am thinking of investing in a not too expensive wood moisture meter.I have some lovely oak but it is very dry and burns your hands when turning hence I need to wear gloves the particles come of very hot any ideas?th...

12-23-2008 07:45 PM

Very best Christmas wishes to all - 12 replies

Dearest friends and jocks A very warm and heartfelt Christmas greetings to all of you from my family in Scotland God blessings to you and best of brotherl;ly love Alistair

10-26-2008 12:20 AM


Has anyone ever made a nice long modern slender hall table with tapered legs possibly? Anything you have made or seen like this let me know as I want to make one for my son.Alistair

10-09-2008 09:06 PM

okay guys my Jock friends Big Al needs help - 14 replies

I wonder if anyone can suggest ways of making some baby furniture ideas really.My son and daughter in law are having their first baby yes Alistair and Bronwen my wife are about to become grandparents.I finished the computer table project and my wife want s me to do something nice unusual perhaps and babyish so all you pals of mine please tell me...

09-05-2008 08:31 PM

stuff I have made - 6 replies

Here are a few other things I have made first don’t despair when this little box I turned popped a portion off the vox then I added the little lady sorry poor photo’s anyway the other things including the miniature workbench about 5 inches long the goblet is made from laburnum and the set of steps I copied from a piece I saw in an a...

08-19-2008 05:03 PM

You guys are truly nice - 20 replies

Well Well Well,I am a great believer in telling people when they have done both good and bad .Maybe it’s being a guy who truly tries to love all god’s children and find good in people.But I simply cannot continue with this forum without saying that you people deserve a big pat on the back. I am really touched by the cameraderie here ...

08-09-2008 09:28 PM

suare peg into a round hole?? - 10 replies

I seem to remember seeing either Norm or someone drilling an appropriate hole, then tapping with a mallet a dedicated square piece of metal the same size as the maximum diameter of the hole creating a suare hole to put in square pegs.I have not seen this done lately so if any of you have tried to force a square rod into a circular hole to squar...

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