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|11-11-2015 11:05 AM||
I received a short message from Bruce Ahsworht aka CPLUSWoodworker this morning.Here it is:Just met with the surgeons for their last update. My cardiologist tagged along as well. The sole purpose, it appears, is that the cardiologist (with whom we have many years of interaction) wanted and felt the need to tell Michele and I that not ...
|11-04-2015 11:47 PM||
A video well worth watching again - 9 replies
May be you already watched this video.Even if you did, I believe that it is well worth watching again and the music is wonderful.It is nice to know that some things are still made the right way (versus the cheap way).If you do not have experienced a hand stitched rasp, I invite you to buy a Liogier rasp, they are expensive at first but like all ...
|09-10-2015 04:24 PM||
Please pray for C_PLUS_Woodworker's - 13 replies
I personally know Bruce, I did not read or heard anything from him for a long while.I sent him personal messages , I had no reply.Bruce was in poor health.Do you know anything about him that I do not know?Thank you.
|06-05-2015 10:17 PM||
Window 10 Rocks - 105 replies
Between my wife and I we have 5 computers and laptops at home and we mange to use everyone of them!I love to experiment with new software and new OS and stuff.I have been running Window 10 on my computers for a little while and I love it.Window 10 rocks big time
|06-04-2015 09:03 AM||
A beautiful hammer - 16 replies
I am shopping for a vintage axe to restore and to use.Last night I went to this store to look for an axe , I did not find any but I found this beautiful hammer that I bought. The hammer is beautifully made and it is very well balanced. Really it is a very nice object to own and a pleasure to hold.I removed the lacquer from the handle and ...
|05-26-2015 06:14 PM||
A neat invention - 10 replies
I just saw this video on YouTube for the first time. May be you already saw it.I really like this invention. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S074ke-EJ6U
|04-16-2015 02:46 PM||
Question about power generator - 5 replies
I am pretty familiar with electrical stuff, after all I do that for a living but—————-Yesterday we had pretty good storm with high winds ans snow. At home we lost the power.I have a Honda power generator. I started it and I ran my refrigerators, my freezers and some lights on it. Everything was working fine but not ...
|03-05-2015 08:14 PM||
Bowl turning, really!! - 17 replies
This is going to be a big bowl!!!!!!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W0Mod_92VZA
|01-28-2015 07:47 PM||
I think that this slot mortiser is very well designed, I really like it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2RQcClMWeh4
|09-24-2014 06:10 PM||
Which screws to use - 16 replies
I have a pergola ( gazebo).On the top of it I have twenty 2×6 lying flat.Because of the sun , the rain, the snow and so on, these get rapidly deteriorating.I do not not want to have to climb on the pergola every year especially as I get older so,to protect them, I am getting galvanized steel caps made.Question: which kind of screws should I...
|06-10-2014 07:04 PM||
How to make "butterfly" table extensions? - 11 replies
How to make “butterfly” table extensions as on this table?Thank you.
|06-06-2014 10:23 AM||
Merci infiniment - 14 replies
A great thank you to all who 70 years ago came to liberate not only my country France but all Europe.Year after year I remember of you.Bert
|05-27-2014 05:59 PM||
|05-23-2014 12:00 AM||
How to adjust a Wixey on a planer? - 9 replies
I have a Wixey on my planer and it is off by 0.002”.If I calibrate it as per the instruction and then check the reading on the Wixey with a digital caliper I constantly have a difference of 0.002”.I checked my HF digital caliper with a calibrated shim set, it is right on.So how can adjust the Wixey so that its reading will be accurat...
|05-19-2014 10:43 AM||
HF SAND BLASTING GUN. - 7 replies
I am thinking about buying a HF SAND BLASTING GUN.Which blasting medium should I get with it?Thank you.
|05-19-2014 10:40 AM||
Free if you come pick it up in SLC - 0 replies
When I bought my Clearview DC several years ago, it came with a 6” suction hose about 20 feet long.This is a high quality hose with a grounding copper braided cable.I never used this hose. I had it do for sale twice and I never had one call for it.If you want it and if you come get it, it is yours free.PM me if you want it.
|05-09-2014 07:22 PM||
Which one is your favorite? - 20 replies
Do you read the signatures in the posts?I always do.Some are excellent.Which one is for your favorite signature and why?
|05-04-2014 01:18 PM||
Who was first? - 28 replies
We all know about the Fein oscillating tool that we all desired but we could not afford. Yesterday I review the Harbor Freight oscillating tool. a1Jim replied and started a discussion about who marketed the first clone. I was under the impression that HF had the first clone.a1Jim said that he believes that Rockwell was first. So quest...
|05-01-2014 04:02 PM||
Are you envious? - 67 replies
A while ago at work, I found out that one of our manager had a wood shop.He told me that he works on order and that he sales all his production. I heard from another wood worker what he does a very beautiful work.About a month ago he told me that he was moving to a larger house and that he will have a 2400 sq.feet shop in the full daylight bas...
|04-28-2014 06:08 PM||
Finishing Baltic beech plywood - 22 replies
I have to make some book displays for my church’s new location.I shall be using Baltic Beech plywood both 3/4” and 1/2”.What is the best ,least expensive and easiest way to finish them?What about sanding, I am going to cut through the veneer if I sand them?Which grit to use, 220?Thank you for your help.