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|09-06-2011 02:51 AM||
New Veritas® Small Bevel-Up Smooth Plane - 42 replies
I just saw that Veritas has added a new #3 sized bevel up plane. Anyone tried one out yet? http://www.leevalley.com/US/wood/page.aspx?p=67691&cat=1,41182,52515
|09-04-2011 09:03 PM||
New Feature Request: Spam Account Reporting - 51 replies
We have a nice feature to flag spam posts. Given the number of greeters we have on the site, would it be possible to add a capability for users to flag/report the accounts spammers are using. Many times they can be identified by the advertising posts and links they put in their account profile. In some cases it can be more serious than th...
|08-09-2011 05:38 AM||
New Planes from Lee Valley - Detail Palm Planes - 14 replies
These look pretty cool. Anyone tried them yet? http://www.leevalley.com/us/wood/page.aspx?p=67716&cat=51&ap=1
|08-06-2011 06:39 PM||
Just seeing the breaking news of the helecopter crash in Afganastan. http://www.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/08/06/afghanistan.nato.helicopter.crash/index.html
|08-06-2011 05:23 PM||
Site Wiki - 12 replies
It would really cool to have a user generated woodworking Wiki as part of Lumberjocks. We could use it to document the knowlege of the community. For example, I saw a question about having a section for wood identification. This could easily be accomplished with a Wiki. I think it would be very useful and would bring more people to the s...
|08-02-2011 05:46 AM||
Sacramento Craigslist Alert: 12" Jointer - 2 replies
HB Smith 12” jointer – $600http://sacramento.craigslist.org/tls/2525367723.html May be similar to thishttp://vintagemachinery.org/photoindex/detail.aspx?id=9906
|07-26-2011 10:16 PM||
How is your testosterone level? - 48 replies
I saw this quote today while reading The Anarchist's Tool chest and it got me thinking. Chris Schwarz says ”Having a good hatchet in your hand is a safe, effective and medically proven way to raise your testosterone level. It is a great thing to be sharpening when your daughter’s date shows up at the house. Oh, and it is useful ...
|07-25-2011 04:32 AM||
Saw this lightweight bench on CL. Thought someone might be interested… http://sacramento.craigslist.org/tls/2482592501.html
|07-20-2011 08:24 AM||
12” and 20” Vintage Jointers25” Planer2 36” Bandsawsetc… http://sacramento.craigslist.org/tls/2503296842.html
|07-16-2011 05:50 AM||
Northern CA Craigslist Alert - Walnut lumber - 8 replies
Saw this when browsing tonight. I have not done any business with the guy but it looks like he has lots of wood… http://sacramento.craigslist.org/mat/2483495624.html
|07-15-2011 08:20 PM||
Power Tools in a Handtool based Shop - 90 replies
I’m currently reading the Anarchist's Tool Chest by Christopher Schwarz and I had recently read The New Traditional Woodworker by Jim Tolpin (Also the author of the classic Table Saw Magic) and found it interesting in their choices of which power tools they would retain. Christopher Schwarz would retain (in order) Thickness Planer ...
|07-11-2011 05:38 AM||
Robert Sorby ProEdge Plus - 13 replies
Anybody tried one of these or have an opinion? Robert Sorby ProEdge Plus http://thebestthings.com/newtools/sorby_proedge.htm
|07-07-2011 03:14 AM||
Wonder Dogs / Pups - 18 replies
Anyone have a recommendation for hole spacing to effectively using these. I’m making a carving jig and I am trying to decide if I will use a 3” or a 4” grid. I will be using a pair of wonder pups and a fence system similar to a bench hook. http://www.leevalley.com/US/wood/page.aspx?p=31129&cat=1,41637,41645&ap=...
|07-06-2011 10:55 PM||
Project Idea - Birdhouse related - 0 replies
The UC Davis School of Vet Medicine Raptor Center is looking for people to make nesting box for Raptors. This might be a good project idea for the summer challenge. They have plans for two types of nesting boxes: Owls Kestrel http://www.vetmed.ucdavis.edu/calraptor/support/make_a_nest.cfm
|07-06-2011 04:54 AM||
eBay Arrivals - 22 replies
This is a mish mash of stuff I won on eBay last week. It all arrived in the mail today. Kind of like Christmas in July. Starting at the top and going clockwise Very nice chamfer plane – has two owner marks – does not appear to have maker’s marks. I expect to put this back into use. 4 1/2” brass dividers ...
|07-05-2011 07:22 AM||
Carver's Spoon Plane - 10 replies
Has anyone played around with one of these? Are they useful? http://www.amazon.com/WoodRiver-Carvers-Spoon-Plane/dp/B0035YD64A
|07-04-2011 05:17 PM||
Thank You - Martin and Lumberjocks - 16 replies
This new forum is greatly appreciated.
|06-19-2011 06:30 AM||
No Ca Unisaw on Craigslist - 7 replies
Says he is asking $500. It has a couple of zero clearance inserts, cross cut sled, new belts, woodworker 2 blade, biesmeyer fence, and a new arbor that should be installed. http://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/tls/2447868737.html
|06-18-2011 06:23 PM||
It is enough to make Mads cry.... - 18 replies
These poor tools. Shabby Chic for gods sake…. http://cgi.ebay.com/French-coppers-tools-shabby-chic-loft-deco-/120739356426?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item1c1ca05f0a
|05-28-2011 06:02 PM||
Too bad this old boy is 3 Phase - 13 replies
$300 American Mill Machinery Co. 14” Table saw… I love old machines like these. http://reno.craigslist.org/tls/2407571176.html