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|71 days ago||
I recently read a very interesting, informative article citing studies which had been wrought both in US and in other countries regarding the health impact of inhaled sawdust on woodworkers. It entailed the nasal cancer statistics, which in itself was alarming. I’ll spare you and will not try to pronounce any of them…lol Some of t...
|318 days ago||
Looking Nova Midi chuck jaws - 0 replies
Looking for a set of 4 midi pin chuck jaws for a Nova Midi chuck by Tekna tool. The specifics of the type I am looking for are: Model: JSPIN Basically just a set of spigot jaws. If anyone has some that they want to sell, please let me know. Must be for Nova however. thanks Chris See picture for clarity.
|369 days ago||
I am looking for an old, perhaps even damaged metallic 3-4 jaw lathe chuck for an engineering drafting class project. I really need the chuck to have 9-15 parts including the screws. If the jaws are removable with screws and the jaw itself comes apart, that would be ideal. It would serve as my drafting team’s project for the end of the s...
|387 days ago||
Quercus macrocarpa - Burr Oak, acorn request - 4 replies
Do any of you have family or friends in the Kansas state area or somewhere close to that geographic? I am wanting to obtain a handful of the acorns off of the Quercus macrocarpa ( common name: Burr Oak) and I understand that species of oak is native or common to that locale. If you are familiar with a friend or family member that might be will...
|421 days ago||
I have a 12 VDC driven Dayton brand linear actuator that is designed to push a rather significant load. I purchased the linear actuator some time ago and it was purchased new. It has been in storage out of the elements and such for some time. I did notice that when i first tested it out immediately following that purchase that the piston rota...
|472 days ago||
Synthetic Motor Oil users? - 15 replies
I have been running Havoline traditional motor oils in all of my vehicles for over 20 years. After having gone through a few of the motors for various reasons I have always discovered minimal to no mechanical wear. I usually change my oil every 3000 miles when running this traditional motor oil and have been thoroughly pleased with the minima...
|493 days ago||
Any of you guys ever had any experience with drum heaters designed for those 30 and 55 gallon metal drums? I was wondering how hot most of them get? I was thinking of purchasing one of the smaller 30 gallon drum heaters to heat water inside of a polypropylene tank. Not sure if I even could do such a thing, I am thinking the heat output is going ...
|496 days ago||
I am working on a custom project that involves extensive fiberglass work. Of course the weather has dropped well below the optimal working conditions for Isophthalic Polyester Resins. There is ‘no’ awaiting spring to return to complete this project, it is already behind schedule as it is. I am needing to heat the workable space and...
|631 days ago||
Small self priming water pump clarification - 4 replies
Anyone familiar with whether or not the smaller marine grade self-priming water pumps respond as an on-demand pump? When i speak of smaller, I am making reference to a pump that pumps approximately 3 gallons a minute. I understand the next question may be dependent upon brand/make/model but are these pumps typically made with impellers that ca...
|649 days ago||
Searching for composite panels distributors - 0 replies
Is anyone familiar with a composite panels supplier along the eastern seaboard that offers Nida Core panels? I am looking specifically for the Nida Core honeycomb composite panels with fiberglass overlay. IF you are familiar with any distributors of same across the state of NC or along the eastern seaboard please forward the links if you would ...
|666 days ago||
Looking Slide-in Truck Camper Jacks - 1 reply
Looking for Slide-in truck camper jacks, they can be older and used, does not matter. I am after the type that have a tripod base with the small shelf at the upper end of the jack that the camper sits upon for removal. I am not looking the type that mount to the camper but rather those that operate independently of the camper. Basically four ind...
|734 days ago||
Persimmon Scraps anyone? - woodturners - 0 replies
Hey guys, i have a few scrap pieces of Persimmon for anyone that might be interested.- 4 pieces are slightly tapered ranging from 1.125”-1/2” , 10.75” in length- 1 piece is 2.5” x 3×10.5” – contains a crack on one side of the wood but a lot of workable wood remains on this piece – see photo below fo...
|808 days ago||
Razorbak's contact info - 0 replies
Are any of you guys familiar with Razorbak up here on the forum, if so would you by chance have his contact info? Leaving a private message doesn’t seem to work, for he doesn’t visit the site too often. I really need to get in touch with him and if you could forward an email or phone number that would be great. Thanks guys, Chris
|817 days ago||
Hey guys, wondering if you may have a trucker friend that owns their truck and a low boy trailer and works for hire. I need to get a smaller size combine from Danville, VA to the outlying area of Greenville, NC. Thanks, Chris
|818 days ago||
I am looking for the meat department, food grade type countertop material. Not sure what this material is or where i could possibly find a couple of pieces for a project. I need about 14” of it and would glue up to a thickness of about 2”. If anyone is familiar with where i might find some of this type of material, please advise....
|819 days ago||
Artisan seeking Whitetail Deer Antler - 5 replies
I am trying to obtain some whitetail deer antler(s) or segments thereof that measure approximately 1.25”-1.75” in diameter. The antler would need to still contain it’s natural color tones and not be bleached out in any way. If you have some older deer antlers that you would like to depart with, i would love to donate whatever...
|820 days ago||
Can anyone advise on a good site that offers reasonable prices for Elmer’s Pro Bond Wood glue? Thanks,
|858 days ago||
Hi guys i am currently searching for someone that is trustworthy (1) and capable (2) of rendering scrimshaw work or either laser engraving on some duck call barrels of mine. I am in the process of making some custom calls for a customer and he desires to have full names of some friends on the calls followed by his thanks to them. Is this som...
|864 days ago||
Hey guys i am looking for about a dozen 1/2 pint paint cans with the lids. I have searched high and low online but not really needing over 200+ cans. or either one gets the “must order $100.00 minimum”.. What am i to do with 200, 1/2 pint cans…goodness. Where has the customer service went to in America that was so readily...
|866 days ago||
Mobile kitchen island wheel casters advice. - 5 replies
Hey guys i am in the process of building a mobile kitchen island cart and was wondering if you have any suggestions on the types of casters used. I desire to have locking ones that would readily roll on the linoleum floor in the kitchen without leaving indentations. Well of course i understand that the linoleum will indent to some degree anywa...