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1301 days ago

Tab,e Saw fence usage - 6 replies

What is everyone’s view on which side of the blade the fence should be for left and right handed workers. I was asked the question the other day and hadn’t really thought about it until then. My use is usually dictated by how big the piece I am cutting is and how much table space is needed to safely hold board. What are your thou...

1484 days ago

Old Fart Pride - 28 replies

Old Fart Pride I’m passing this on, as I did not want to be the only old fart receiving it.Actually, it’s not a bad thing to be called, as you will see. Old Farts are easy to spot at sporting events; during the playing of the Star Spangled Banner. Old Farts remove their caps and stand at attention and sing without embarrassment. Th...

1846 days ago

Wholesale pricing - 16 replies

I have my retail prices to where I feel comfortable them, however was just wondering if anyone could share how they go about setting a wholesale price, both for individual items and multiple. Thanks in advance

2034 days ago

Wood Turning - 5 replies

Does anyone have suggestions as to the best book to get to hone my lathe skills? There is so many books online it is hard to know what is really good.

2048 days ago

General International 25-200 lathe - 1 reply

Just picked up one of these at a WoodCraft store…Does anyone have any words of wisdom pro or con before I open the box and start making woodchips?

2095 days ago

Building a triangle flag display box - 3 replies

I know I have seen an article in one of the woodworking magazines describing how to build a flag box, but I can’t seem to find it. Does anyone have any links or information plans for building one? Thanks Splinters

2144 days ago

help on board warping - 8 replies

I just did a custom pizza peel here in Northwest Montana and before I shipped it everything looked great..nice and level. I shipped it to a client in Illinois and he received it today with the board being curved going the wrong direction. Is it possible that the difference in humidity in the midwest caused this to happen? I did alternate the w...

2164 days ago

Telephones in shop areas - 17 replies

While running equipment in my shop today I missed an important phone call because I didn’t hear it ring. I was just wondering how others deal with this issue. Whether you use a very loud ringer/bright light etc. Knowing the wide expanse of experienced woodworkers here, I just know someone has the answer I am looking for or need.

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