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|664 days ago||
The Woodworking Word Game - 97 replies
Let’s play a game… The first letter of the word must be the last letter of the previous word, and it must be something related to woodworking or wood. Try not to repeat a word. If the previous word ends with an E, then you can use the letter before it. For instance, if the last word is envelope, then the next word can be Extra ...
|664 days ago||
SOLD! Steel City Mortiser & Grizzly Tenon Jig $135 - 24 replies
This item has been sold.
|670 days ago||
Yardsale Find - Thor Worm Drive Saw - 9 replies
Just thought I’d show off this nice find, a 1940’s Thor Circular Saw, complete with paperwork. The service manual is dated 1947. I asked if they have any old tools and the lady showed me this sitting in their garage. She didn’t know if it works (it does) and let it go for $25. Sweet! Here’s some pics…. ...
|671 days ago||
Show Us Your Website - 98 replies
... and tell us how you made it, how you SEO it, what tools you used…. I need some ideas for making my website, doesn’t have to be anything fancy, to display and sell my woodworking products, and I’m sure a lot of others here would be interested in this as well. I would like to have a simple gallery and/or catalog, a way to ...
|672 days ago||
Making Websites - 55 replies
I’m starting this topic because, well… it’s already been started in another topic, the posts being widely dispersed throughout that other topic. This way we can keep all those posts together and easier to follow. If you have an interest in making a website to display, write about, sell or otherwise show-off your woodworking end...
|675 days ago||
Need some sanding advice - 17 replies
I’m practicing sanding on a few scraps, some panga panga and some old growth douglas, sanding down to 600 and getting a nice shiny luster on the hard grain of the wood, but the soft grain doesn’t polish up at all. I would like to get that even luster across the whole piece. I would think filling the grain, but they are not open grain...
|683 days ago||
Canister shaped doohickey thingy on power cord? - 18 replies
I see these on cords of all sorts – USB wires, small low voltage chargers, etc, and I’m sure you’ve seen them too. Sometimes they slide freely up and down the cord, like a large bead on a string, and sometimes they are attached to the cord so they won’t slide. I started seeing these things about 10 years ago (right about...
|704 days ago||
Anyone bought TEAK lately? What does it cost? - 9 replies
I need just a quick round number to compare with my local supplier. Thanks!
|709 days ago||
What finish has the least effect on wood color? - 11 replies
I use straight wax when I want to avoid darkening the wood, but are there other choices?