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|02-03-2010 03:27 PM||
Desert Ironwood Gloat - 4 replies
I picked up 2 pieces I thought were good and the combined weight of the 2 are around 100 pounds. See the pics and what do you think? My only problem right now is how to cut the wood in managable pieces. One is about 3 foot long with alot of twists and a s couple of small burls on it and the other is about 16×16 x 12 inches with a ton of hea...
|01-27-2010 02:58 PM||
Laugh of the Day - 2 replies
Thought you might get a chuckle out of this.A cop stops a Harley for traveling faster than the posted speed limit, so he asks the biker his name. ‘Fred,’ he replies. ‘Fred what?’ the officer asks. ‘Just Fred,’ the man responds. The officer is in a good mood and thinks he might just give the biker a...
|12-08-2009 03:48 PM||
Digital Camera for sale - 1 reply
Pentax digital camera 59.99 at www.1saleaday.com in case your interested
|12-04-2009 09:51 PM||
Stories of Valor - 2 replies
Very nice site http://www.americanvalor.net/
|11-23-2009 04:35 PM||
Any ideas on this item? - 2 replies
It is from Harbor Freight but has anyone here ever used it. I have a WIlton Mini Lathe and want to turn more than pens and faceplates. Thanks in advancehttp://www.harborfreight.com/cpi/ctaf/displayitem.taf?Itemnumber=65132
|11-16-2009 04:03 PM||
New Site to me anyways - 1 reply
Check out his site on segemnted turnings very nice.There sre techniques here as wellhttp://www.swturnings.com/
|11-10-2009 04:02 PM||
Interesting Site - 3 replies
Thought I would share this site with you. He has done some very nice workhttp://marleyturned.com/index.asp
|11-04-2009 04:04 PM||
Anyone seen this site - 1 reply
Just wondering if anyone has seen this site before the prices seem pretty good so I thought I would share it. http://www.turningblanks.net/servlet/StoreFront
|10-26-2009 10:28 PM||
Icons for Favorites changed - 1 reply
Ok the icon for Lumberjocks changed to a Green Dollar sign and my Bonanzle changer to an ebay icon and google is some kind of red A amongst other things. Any ideas on this.
|10-15-2009 11:38 PM||
Nice free project plans - 6 replies
http://www.craftsmanspace.com/free-projects/ Thpought you all might like them
|10-14-2009 05:35 PM||
Dovetail Templates and more free - 9 replies
Anyone here ever seen this site? Seems like it could be useful. http://www.blocklayer.com/
|09-17-2009 05:47 PM||
Claro Walnut - 3 replies
I have a 4inch square piece of Claro Walnut I would like to turn but I am fairly new to turning things other than pens and do not have a chuck so i will be using a faceplate. I have turned 2 small bowls out of walnut and cherry but nothing this large for me. I thought it would make a nice lidded box but never having done one I don’t know...
|07-19-2009 01:19 AM||
Sealing Plywood - 2 replies
I made some letters for my grandson to be and they are plywood. I would like to know what i can use to seal them before LOML paints them. I thought I could use Poly or something like that? Can you let me know if I am right.Thanks in advance
|01-01-2009 04:29 PM||
Wilton 99177 Mini Lathe - 2 replies
I have been looking for a nice starter Mini Lathe and this came in my email from Rockler. It is the Wilton 99177 Mini Lathe for $99.00. I read some of the reviews on several sites and it seems to be a good lathe. Does anyine here have an opinion on it or suggestions. I figure this would bea good starter lathe for me.Thanks and Happy New Year
|08-23-2008 01:45 AM||
Lathe Bench - 4 replies
I have an older lathe made by Craftsman in the 70’s model 113-23800 and am trying to figure how to mount it on a bench becasue the motor is a seperate unit. I have seen where it is hung upside down under the lathe on a bench or on a hinged board behind it letting the motor keep tension on it. Does anyone have any good ideas or a drawing ...
|06-20-2008 01:34 AM||
Monkey Pod Wood - 1 reply
Has anyone here done any carving or working with Monkey Pod? I just picked up about 3 bf of it. Since I carve spoons and such and the pieces are all about a foot long and up to 6 in wide and 3/4 to 1 inch thick with some nice grain patterns. Does anyone have any ideas for this. Got it from the bargain bin, also got some nice cherry as well.
|06-17-2008 05:30 PM||
Cooling my Garage Workshop - 29 replies
I rent the house I live in and I also live in Phoenix, Az where it is too hot to work in the summer. I am looking at either an Evaporitive cooler I saw at home depot (it is a small roll around unit) or getting an AC unit that mounts in a window and putting it on a cart to cool my shop. Does anyone have any thoughts on this matter or suggesti...
|06-10-2008 11:12 PM||
More things to see - 1 reply
I have posted all the kitchen things you asked about. The link is on my homepage hope you like them I am trying to get enough together to start selling them online and such.Have a great day.