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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|added project||Cactus Tea Light||01-18-2017 03:48 PM|
|commented on||Thin Red Line Flag||01-18-2017 05:05 AM|
|commented on||Vintage hatchet restore.||01-15-2017 10:39 PM|
|commented on||Pretzel Iron Box •||01-15-2017 10:32 PM|
|commented on||Potting Bench from Recycled Wood •||01-15-2017 10:28 PM|
|commented on||Curly Jarrah Bowl||01-15-2017 10:23 PM|
|commented on||Segmented Bowl||01-15-2017 10:15 PM|
|commented on||Segmented Portion of a pen||01-15-2017 10:11 PM|
|commented on||Hickory shelf to display wood turning projects||01-15-2017 09:59 PM|
|commented on||Natural Edge Table||01-14-2017 03:22 AM|
|commented on||More K-Cup Storage||01-14-2017 03:07 AM|
|commented on||Saucer for the sauce of walnut||01-14-2017 03:05 AM|
|commented on||Extra hickory used for a puppy treat box||01-14-2017 03:03 AM|
|commented on||Salvaged Wood Console Table||01-14-2017 03:00 AM|
|commented on||K-Cup Storage Crate||01-14-2017 02:58 AM|
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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_...