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|106 days ago||
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...
|107 days ago||
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...
|108 days ago||
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...
|127 days ago||
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...
|412 days ago||
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.
|503 days ago||
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.
|524 days ago||
What's the best resaw blade for the table saw - 13 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
|800 days ago||
Insert for Ryobi contractor saw - 2 replies
does anyone know where I might be able to get an insert for my Ryobi contractors saw