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|04-20-2016 08:04 PM||
Dewalt Customer Service - 27 replies
If I had cut my finger off with my scroll saw it would have been a far less painful experience than dealing with DeWalts Canadian customer service. I was trying to find a replacement switch and at this point I wish I hadn’t bothered. It is very sad but DeWalt is not the only guilty party in this whole fiasco. Customer service in this day a...
|11-29-2015 02:35 PM||
After waiting 17 days for a shipment of band saw blades to arrive in Canada. I phoned Highlands customer service to try and find out if they might know anything about my shipment and when I might expect to receive it. I was told that since I had chosen the least expensive shipping there was nothing they could do and it simply was not their probl...
|04-24-2015 11:28 AM||
What's going on? - 20 replies
Recently I have noticed multiple projects being posted by the same person on the same day. Sometimes there can be up to 10 or 12 projects at a time. When I Have tried to look up information on the poster nothing is there. This all makes me very suspicious that this is some sort of a scam.
|02-24-2015 04:05 PM||
Need plans for a plant pyramid - 1 reply
Recieved a request to build one of these plant pyramids and I can’t find any plans. If anyone knows where to get such a thing please let me know.Thanks
|02-17-2015 01:16 PM||
Would like some input on selling on Etsy - 6 replies
I am giving some consideration to selling on line and would appreciate anyones comments, positive or negative, about Etsy. Also, is there any viable alternative that might be a better choice. Thanks in advance for any and all help.
|03-04-2013 01:25 PM||
looking for Patricks Day paterns - 2 replies
Our local Hero Club does the decorateing in the community center. For Valentines Day I gave them a couple of dozen themed ornaments that they painted and hung up on the walls and windows. They did a fantastic job! I would like to continue doing this for all of the holidays. That said, now I would like to find some paterns that can be used for St...
|03-03-2013 11:40 AM||
Looking for a Canadian source for Olsen blades - 5 replies
Now that I have found out how good Olsen blades are I would really like to locate a Canadian source. My original order was through “The Wooden Teddybear”. Their price was not bad but the shipping cost seemed very high and delivery was very very slow. I live in rural Manitoba and do not have acess to walk in shopping places like woodc...
|03-02-2013 06:01 PM||
2/0 Blades - 4 replies
A few weeks ago I posted about problems I was having with small blades. After the well heeded responses I got I ordered some Olson blades whitch finally arrived on Friday. I just came back to the computer after making my first test cuts and I think that perhaps I have died and gone to heaven. The difference is amazing. I feel that now I can tack...
|02-11-2013 10:48 AM||
Problems with 2/0 blades - 5 replies
I notice that a lot of scrollers whose work I admire use, and recomend, a 2/0 blade for intricate fret work. My sucess level with this blade is terribable. I have been trying to use FD-SR 2/0 blades on my DW-788 with no sucess at all. I just don’t seem to be able to control the blade. It’s like it has a mind of its’ own and sen...
|05-02-2012 03:05 PM||
What blade to use for cutting acrylic - 9 replies
I have to cut some 4’ x 8’ sheets of 1/4” acrylic for museum disply cases I am making. these cuts will have to be made with my circular saw and I was wondering what tooth count blade I should use, or even if I should be making my cuts with my variable speed jig saw. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
|02-01-2012 05:47 PM||
back button doesn't work - 3 replies
In the last couple of days I have noticed that my back button does not work. This is more than a little maddening. It only happens on this site.
|01-11-2012 02:32 PM||
What's the best resaw blade for the table saw - 16 replies
I do a lot of resawing on my table saw. I curently use a full kerf 40 tooth blade. I am not sure this is the best blade to use. would a thin kerf blade be any advantage? Any thoughts on this question would be greatly appreciated
|04-10-2011 06:53 PM||
Insert for Ryobi contractor saw - 2 replies
does anyone know where I might be able to get an insert for my Ryobi contractors saw