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05-26-2016 05:50 PM

Combo jointer/planer questions - 3 replies

Looking at a jointer/planer combo machine to save some of my floor space in what gets to be a cramped area already. I am trying to decide between the Minimax FS30, Hammer A3 31 or going wtih the Baileigh version. If it doesn’t already come with a spiral head or mobility kit and digital read out I’ll be adding them as all of those ...

05-17-2016 01:49 PM

Large Mahogany Boards GLENS FALLS, NY Area - 2 replies

Selling some excess lumber to make way for more incoming project lumber. Mahogany Lumber1. 12” W x 12ft L x 1 7/8” Thick2. 13.5” W x 10.5ft L x 1 7/8” Thick Asking $300 for all, I paid almost that much for one of the pieces of Mahogany.

05-05-2016 04:34 PM

Looking for input on a drill press - 2 replies

PLEASE JUST TALK ABOUT THE TWO LISTED DRILL PRESSES BELOW I DON’T CARE ABOUT FEEDBACK ON OTHERS! Right now I’m looking at either the Powermatic 2800B or the Delta 18-900L, anybody that has owned one of these please give me some feedback on what you do or do not like about it. I’ve been trying to decide between the two the pa...

12-02-2015 03:34 PM

Heating the shop for winter question - 42 replies

So I have fairly large garage 24×32 and its walls are insulated not the ceiling yet as I haven’t had the time. I’m looking at purchasing a heater temporarily until next year when I get my NG Modine Hot Dawg heater installed. I’m looking at the Mr. Heater 30,000 BTU Propane Vent Free heater and wondering if this will suffic...

05-04-2015 05:54 PM

Rustic Undulated Panels - 2 replies

I’m in the process of building my brother some castle type shutters for his house and a couple of doors meant to look like the tops of toe-pincher coffins. I’m come up with an idea in my head to make them look a little more old world and beat up but can’t really find a good method to do what I want. I’m trying to make ...

09-29-2014 01:56 PM

Lighting - 14 replies

Alright so yesterday for no good reason at all 2 of the shop light ballasts fried I even heard them pop. I am getting sick of them anyway because the lighting isn’t that great the bulbs are good but its just not enough. Just wondering if anyone has decided to go with regular light sockets and some type of outdoor LED bulb if that would be ...

09-18-2014 07:13 PM

FS: Milwaukee 5615 with D Handle Router base - 6 replies

I used it about 3 times before I bought my Festool 1400 and I haven’t touched it since so it needs to quit taking up valuable space and stop collecting dust. I don’t know where the collet wrenches have gone to along with the fixed base that came with it but, I’ve just been using my adjustable and a box end. Selling for $1...

07-19-2014 01:57 PM

New Lumber Rack - 3 replies

Just thought I’d throw up a pic of my new lumber rack I finished the other day took me a couple hours to make and another 2 to install, its all from reclaimed 2×4s and 3/4” ply I had lying around. I am debating making either a long boxed cubby shelf for along the bottom or two wheeled bins that swing out for short or offcuts. I&...

06-27-2014 05:44 PM

I'M SO EXCITED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! - 32 replies

Sorry but I just have to tell someone my new tablesaw is finally on its way from Grizzly I’ve been waiting 3 months without a tablesaw. I got the shipment confirmation this morning and I about lost my mind and I needed to tell someone as my wife just thought I was being a jackass jumping up and down like a 3 year old…alright sorry fo...

05-20-2014 12:04 AM

Shop Grade Plywood - 2 replies

Looking for the people near me to answer this one, does anyone know of any places that sell “Shop Grade Plywood” in at least 1/2” thickness near Glens Falls?

04-25-2014 04:22 AM

Foredom SR series Flex Shaft System - 1 reply

For sale I have a Foredom SR series Flex shaft system with the H30 handpiece it came with (I haven’t used it except for like 10-15 minutes to try it out and didn’t like it) Asking $175 +17.50 for shipping (pretty sure I can get it into a Large Flat Rate

03-11-2014 01:35 PM

Need tools and advice - 14 replies

So I’ve been doing woodworking only for the last 2 years and have advanced my skills enough that I plan to tackle a few more challenging jobs this spring/summer but I’m also preparing for next winter and the rest of this one. My shop (3/4 of a 2 car garage and all of it in the summer) is not heated and I just accepted a new job so we...

01-12-2014 10:26 PM

PC Circular Saw Deal - 1 reply

Just figured I’d share this in case anyone was in need of an extra CS, Amazon also has it with free shipping for 2 cents cheaper. The Saw Enjoy,Nick

11-22-2013 04:28 AM

FS: Disston saws - 1 reply

Disston D-7 5TPI – 1 chipped tooth towards the front tip, no visible emblem Asking $20 + Shipping Disston D-8 12TPI – all teeth intact, emblem visible below rust Asking $25 + Shipping Disston D-23 8TPI – all teeth intact, emblem clearly visible Asking $...

11-22-2013 02:52 AM

Fulton ?!?!?!? - 1 reply

I have a Fulton bench plane I picked up the other day, but I can find no identifier or even a model except for what may be an 11 scrawled under the lever cap (which could be nothing but digs into the cap) it’s in great condition and is heavy as tank and super solid I just can’t find a maker’s mark anywhere on it. The only blem...

11-22-2013 02:15 AM

FS : Random Hand Planes - 7 replies

Millers Falls Mohawk Shelburne No. 814 Jack plane Good condition no chips or breaks Asking $15 + shipping (flat rate box $12.35)

11-08-2013 06:05 AM

DC modification questions - 5 replies

Alright so I have the G0548ZP 2hp DC and I have purchased the bigger metal Super Dust Deputy from a friend for $50 because I didn’t have much success with my thien build sadly and the plywood was getting expensive. Now my question is can I turn the motor mount so the impeller face downward going into the top of the SDD and remove the me...

10-31-2013 02:29 AM

FS: Sargent & CO. no. 104 saw vise and Stanley tooth setter - 6 replies

Sargent & CO. no. 104 saw vise and a Stanley No. 42 tooth setter $35 + 12.35 shipping (I can disassemble and fit it in I’ve since found)

10-28-2013 04:28 AM

Framing Nailers - 26 replies

I know this isn’t used typically for woodworking but I am using it to build a something out of wood for my wood storage so advice would be helpful. So I’m going to be building a fairly large shed throughout this week and the weekend and I have had it with pounding nails the old fashioned way and looking for advice on a good framin...

10-21-2013 03:11 AM

Shop wiring and walls - 16 replies

Ok so I’ve finally scrapped together enough money in my secret stash to finalize my garage walls, I already have the R13 wall insulation it’s 2×4 studs. Now my question is should I use 1/2” plywood or 3/4” plywood on the walls and should I run conduit on the outside of the walls or leave the existing runs in the wal...

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