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03-11-2018 10:33 PM

I Have a new website ,how about your feedback? - 46 replies

He friends, I’ve finally upgraded my website, would you mind giving me your thoughts, I’m open to constructive ideas on what could be improved. https://www.artisticwoodstudio.com/Thanks so much,Jim

03-02-2018 05:46 PM

Insurance for teaching woodworking - 48 replies

Hello everyoneI’ve been teaching woodworking at my local Comunity college for about 12 years and privately out of my own shop but my Liability insurance cost is getting bumped up to the $1500 range per year is there anyone that has a source that might be less cost, I’m aware of the other post of folks telling woodworking teachers to ...

02-12-2018 03:59 PM

Hand held CNC ? what do you think? - 23 replies

Hi FriendsMy son sent me a video of this new handheld CNC last night and I thought how could this possibly work? Today I found a YouTube demo, Pretty cool but too spendy for me. @ $2300What do you folks think? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_wk3q8jWcs https://preorder.shapertools.com/

02-10-2018 04:15 PM

I did it, I joined the Facebook generation, Plus a group for new woodworkers - 35 replies

Hi Friends After all these years of resistance, I finally broke down and got on Facebook,( in reality, my wife signed me up years ago but I never used it and actually forgot I had a page). So why now? I thought I could have an avenue to help new woodworkers buy starting my own group, so come visit and see if I can help with your woodworking ques...

02-07-2018 10:28 PM

Can't make up your mind which table saw? - 5 replies

Here’s a 3 for one price deal but you need a converter or 3 phase power https://roseburg.craigslist.org/tls/d/industrial-table-saws/6488185491.html

02-05-2018 03:07 PM

Fun in my woodworking class - 29 replies

I thought I’d share some photos from one of my classes,I had a very busy class last week in my woodworking class, the topic for my workshop “table saw Techniques, jigs, and fixtures.

11-11-2017 02:09 PM

Ok which one of you did this? - 26 replies

My son sent me this, instantly I knew one of you almost 228 thousand members must have done this :)) https://www.reddit.com/r/gifs/comments/7c14mv/perfect_fit/

10-30-2017 07:33 PM

LASER MADE FROM A LASER PRINTER ,WHATS YOUR THOUGHTS ABOUT THIS IDEA - 22 replies

Hi folksI saw this on Instructables and wondered what people with experience with lasers and electronics thought about it.Thanks for your input. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=R2zufbNlJRQ

10-02-2017 10:48 PM

WANTED FARM HOUSE TABLE PHOTOS TO USE FOR A CLASS - 31 replies

Hi everyoneYes I’m asking to use a photo of a farmhouse table you made to use in an upcoming class I will teach. Of course, I’m not going to claim to have made the tables in your photos just to show different examples of farmhouse table styles.Yes, I’ve made tables over the years but can only find one photo and I don’t wa...

09-29-2017 07:32 PM

CHARLES NEIL PBS SHOW LETS HELP - 30 replies

Hi everyoneI’m sure a good number of you are aware that Charles Neil has shot a pilot for a PBS now all the various PBS channels will have the option of picking up the show, but how individual PBS channels throughout the nation select shows has a lot to do with the person in the show having a high number count on YouTube so if you would li...

09-22-2017 09:34 PM

GRIZZMAN'S WIFE RE THE GOFUNDME ACCOUNT - 27 replies

Hello Freinds As many of you know our dear friend Grizzman (Bob Putman) passed away in April of this year http://lumberjocks.com/grizzman . Bob was a good friend to many hear and his unique box’s and other projects plus his fantastic sense of humor is sorely missed. Bob and his wife both had challenging health problems making for tough tim...

09-21-2017 04:22 PM

Need help designing a pull down storage unit. - 58 replies

Hi friendsI’ve been trying to create some more accessible storage, I have 14’ high ceilings and two sets of 20” deep shelves the lowest being about 8’ off the floor. Now that I have had a foot problem I’m staying of ladders so I thought I could make some pull-down units that could keep up me off ladders, bringing th...

09-15-2017 07:38 PM

GETTING READY TO GET GOING,IS ORGANIZING STOPPING PROGRESS OR HELPING? - 29 replies

HOW-DAs I posted on another thread I’m trying to complete two projects that have been sitting around for years that are 90-95% complete, but being someone who likes a place for everything and everything in it’s place it seems I’m always getting ready to get going ,Part of the problem is that I’m a tool nut and keep acquir...

09-11-2017 07:22 PM

Sanding carvings - 11 replies

Hi everyoneI’ve been working on a pie crust tilt top table for years part of the problem is that This was my first project with what I consider a good amount of carved details. After many hours of sanding, I’m still doing one more sanding before I start the finishing process but I’m finding it hard to sand around smaller detail...

09-01-2017 10:55 PM

GETTING CARRIED AWAY,THE COVER STORY - 32 replies

Hi GangI have had a very busy year in my contracting business and have found my wood shop equipment had developed some surface rust on them.This is not a problem I usually have because I try and clean, treat and wax my machinery once every 4 months give or take, but it’s been almost a year since the last time they got the proper cleaning a...

08-05-2017 02:31 AM

year number 9 at LJs, hard to believe - 29 replies

Hi GangI happen to look at my day count next to my name and thought I’d check how long I’ve been on Ljs and to my shock and surprise, Monday will be my 9th anniversary here on Ljs I can’t believe it’s been that long! I just want to thank everyone for sharing their techniques, projects, and comments all these years, IR...

05-29-2017 02:41 PM

Remembering the fallen, Memorial day - 19 replies

As I go about my at home to do list this Memorial weekend the first 3 days off in a long time, I stopped and gave thought and thanks to all of our fallen men and woman who have sacrificed their lives for our country, I hope others will give thought to the meaning of this holiday also. I also want to thank all of those in the military who served...

04-18-2017 03:05 PM

NEED HELP WITH A SAWSTOP PROBLEM - 50 replies

Hi FreindsJust wondering if anyone can help with a problem I have with my 4 month old ICS SawStop? My ICS SawStop has been in very light use for only 4 months Here’s what has happened, I made a short cut in plywood with my saw and afterward heard a squeal like a wheel bearing going out and the blade would not move freely. To check thing...

04-15-2017 06:45 PM

TOMMY MC DONALD HAS LEFT ROUGH CUT PBS SHOW - 57 replies

Hi GangAccording to Charles Neil and Facebook Tommy Mcdonald has left the Rough cut tv show, It seems that the information about him leaving has two sides of the story, one side says he quit, while the other says he was fired.A rather Ironic item is the Charles Neil has just shot a pilot for a local PBS TV show perhaps putting Charles on the air...

01-31-2017 08:36 PM

WOODWORKING TV SHOWS WHAT DO YOU LIKE BEST ABOUT THEM ? - 70 replies

Hi friendsI was thinking about some of the TV woodworking shows and other shows I’ve watched over the years like Norms New Yankee workshops, This old house, Woodsmith, the Woodright shop, rough cut , David Marks and even shows like Barnwood builders and how it’s made. I was trying to think what I liked best, was it just the how to p...

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