My Grizzly 14” band saw has been making a clunking noise when running for a while now so while the shop is down I decided to take a look at it. With the blade removed, I could hear a “lump,lump, lump” noise when turning the botto...
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Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
I am an old woodworker who lives In Grand Rapids, Mi. I like to try all kinds of projects and this web site really gives me inspiration and encouragement. The talent in woodworking displayed here is amazing.
I have a small shop with everything on wheels so I can move it into the work area as needed and out of the way when something else needs to be used.
My new avatar was taken by the sawmill at Dead Tree Salvage with my good friend, John Goodwin, today 3-25-16.
-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!
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|commented on||Have to check out this High-back Hall Tree||03-24-2017 06:40 AM|
|commented on||Magnolia blossom inlaid into cedar box lid.||03-24-2017 06:36 AM|
|commented on||Pantograph test||03-24-2017 06:34 AM|
|commented on||Crab Apple||03-24-2017 06:24 AM|
|commented on||Murphy Bed #1: Building a Murphy Bed from scratch||03-24-2017 06:21 AM|
|commented on||Hat, Coat & Umbrella Stand||03-24-2017 06:07 AM|
|commented on||Spider spoon||03-22-2017 05:31 AM|
|commented on||Snifter||03-22-2017 05:25 AM|
|commented on||End Table.||03-22-2017 05:15 AM|
|commented on||Goblet||03-22-2017 04:59 AM|
|commented on||Log Bench||03-22-2017 04:57 AM|
|added project||French Rolling Pin and Cup Adapters||03-20-2017 07:05 PM|
|added project||Snifter||03-20-2017 06:45 PM|
|added project||End Table.||03-20-2017 06:35 PM|
|commented on||Goblet||03-20-2017 06:20 PM|
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I use maple and walnut and start with the maple stacked on a piece of walnut because the pattern on maple is easier to see when cutting. I have two sizes shown here and have finished products from both.I start by drawing tangent circles and then d...
I was waiting for a Penn State box in the mail and instead I got this heavy box from Illinois. In it were my pick-up jig I loaned to Dave for making his Nova index wheel and a nice finishing plane and this big piece of burl all waxed and ready to ...
I’m putting this here because it is not really a wood project although it has some wood on it. I promised a friend of mine I’d make him a sharpening station for his wood turning tools. he sent me home with this new Rikon grinder he had...
I am running very low on the Behandla finish I use on my bowls and food contact items. I found it on Amazon but I can’t believe the price. $328 https://www.amazon.com/IKEA-BEHANDLA-treatment-indoor-001-846-74/dp/B005TG0UPK/ref=sr_1_2_a_...