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|10-15-2013 02:58 PM||
Thank you Marc and Alibaba - 7 replies
Those of you who are not familiar with this story read my previous post at: http://lumberjocks.com/topics/53937. Marc and Alibaba made good on their promises of protecting the buyers and this morning I had a full refund of the purchase price in my bank account. Of course buying equipment direct from China with out any intermediary is a lit...
|10-12-2013 06:52 PM||
1 3/4 x 6 Hand Plane Iron - 8 replies
I am looking for a 1 3/4×6 hand plane Iron to restore a craftsman plane.Where can I find an inexpensive ( $25 or less) iron for it?I have been looking around but without luck so far.Thank you.
|10-10-2013 01:14 PM||
*Warning* Beware of Alibaba.com! - 18 replies
Trusting the vendor’s promises and trying to have a good deal I bougth an inverter welder direct from China on a website named Aliexpress.This website is part of another larger website named Alibaba: http://www.alibaba.com/ This company is not new nor small . Their business is twice the size of Amazon and E-bay combined just in main lan...
|10-04-2013 12:36 AM||
Stumpynubs is mutted - 5 replies
Tonight I wanted to watch Stumpynubs on YouTube but he is mute.I found out that all the videos on you tube are mutted and there is nothing can about it.Any idea why and how to resolve the issue?Thank you
|09-21-2013 12:53 PM||
Watch this video - 1 reply
Sure in this video the medium is stone but the same could be made with wood and the technic would be very similar.I also like very much the artist in the video, I thing that his work is extremely nice. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0qS7AgCwvoI Yes, I try to promote Liogier tools as I believe that they are excellent and I consider Noel as ...
|08-18-2013 11:20 PM||
I have a new computer and all my old pictures are gone.I would like to download my pictures from Lumberjocks back onto my computer.Is it an easy way to do that?Thank you.Bert
|03-27-2013 03:53 PM||
Utahn LJs, did you see that? - 3 replies
Utahn LJs,did you see that? http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=218&ad=24281275&cat=&lpid=2&search=band%20saw&ad_cid=1 I am tempted but I just spent a ton of money on my CV.
|03-12-2013 03:06 PM||
How to become a new member? - 8 replies
Sorry guys but I cannot find the place to register as a new member.Thanks.bertrand
|03-08-2013 07:43 PM||
Vacuum safety valve for dust collectors - 2 replies
Many of us use dust collectors. The most powerful ones can develop enough vacuum to collapse the 26 gauge galvanized pipes.I had this concern, so I came up with the idea for this vacuum safety valve. I show the pictures so that if you need it you can copy the idea.It works very well.It remains close with one port partially open and i...
|03-08-2013 07:00 PM||
Dust Collector trash can level indicator. - 26 replies
For the last few days I have been looking at different possibilities to make a dust level sensor in my DC trashcan.I have been looking at many different systems and I found nothing really compelling.All existing system seems to have a problem or the other.I am now thinking about making my own system using one of the two following possibilities:a...
|03-07-2013 04:41 PM||
Where is the thedude50? - 5 replies
Where is the thedude50?He did post anything in 20 days.
|03-04-2013 03:12 PM||
I am looking at dust bin level sensor for my dust collector.I looked the the Penn State Industries one as it is the least expensive and I like the idea. But I just read on another forum that it does not work with spiral head jointer chips, as the chips are to fluffy, it just keep spinning in the chips, defeating its purpose.Do you have any exper...
|03-03-2013 11:39 PM||
Home made dust bin level sensor - 10 replies
I looked around for a home made dust collector trash can level sensor. I found few ideas but I am looking for someone who would have in fact built one.This is to install on my CV 1800.I think that I could use a set of garage door sensors that I have but having never built one before some guidance would be welcome. I also concerned that these sen...
|03-01-2013 02:27 PM||
People says that our country was built on freedom and justice and other good and noble ideas. I do not necessarily disagree with that but I personally believe that our country was built on 2×4, duct tape and bailing wire.Talking about duct tape, do you know of one which does not fall into dust after a few years?(This is not for duct I am b...
|02-28-2013 11:45 PM||
Why Lumberjocks no longer keeps me log in? - 19 replies
Recently, every-time I visit LJ, I have to log again.Why?
|02-23-2013 05:10 PM||
How is the wheather where you are? - 54 replies
Here in Sal Lake City Utah USA, we are in the middle of a blizzard.If the snow keeps falling at the rate we will have a foot of snow or more by tonight Who is going to answer “nice and sunny’ ?There are LJs down under, no?
|02-22-2013 01:52 PM||
For the last three days I have trying to locate ATSM-2729 S&D 6” in SLC Utah without in luck so far.Any idea where I can find that here in SLC Utah?I have called several plumbing supply and irrigation companies. All those I talked to carry the heavy and expensive stuff, but not the thin wall.One carry thin walled tubing but it is the t...
|02-18-2013 02:13 PM||
Installing aluminum tape inside PVC pipes? - 21 replies
I read of some people who use PVC for DC duct installing aluminum tape inside the pipes.How do you do that?Would a bare copper wire or even bailing wire achieve the same thing, be cheaper and easier to install?Thank you.Bertrand
|02-16-2013 07:25 PM||
At my favorite store: Harbor Freight.It looks fantastic!Item : 69684I already have a double compound miter saw , if not this one would immediately be mine. Certainly no one can beat the price, $119.99 on sale next week.I had HF sliding miter saws in the past and they were working very well.
|02-15-2013 09:51 PM||
A Clear View dust collector installation - 223 replies
I took the day off work to install my Clear View Dust collector. About 4 hours later it is running. (I did everything alone) My shop This is the lean against roof that I built last year all around my shop to store my lumber, where I am going to install the Clear View. I made and I installed the support bracket. I used 6×3/8...