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|2266 days ago||
New Picture Showing screen - 7 replies
Wow, you go to sleep at night, and the next morning the site has improved again. I see Martin has added a new way of displaying the pictures from Projects. A larger picture screen, and clear instructions how to scroll through the pictures. Good job Martin.
|2329 days ago||
New Jocks Page - 3 replies
Wow, Martin has been at it again. I was just taking a peek at who is online, and look at the new layout for the Lumberjocks. Big pictures of each person across the screen. Well done Martin!! How can it keep getting better each time? Amazing.
|2427 days ago||
Regulatory Changes in Woodworking Methods - 13 replies
I was reading through Yahoo this morning, and found an article that should be of interest to those of us in California. The article (here)discusses how the State of California will be requiring the reduction of Formaldehyde from furniture and wood over the next few years. It will reduce the amount of formaldehyde by half within a few years. ...
|2458 days ago||
Wanted: Photo enlarge - 9 replies
An item for the wanted list, as a nice to have, would be a way to enlarge the personal photos like on the projects page. Click on the picture to enlarge it. Sometimes the small picture looks much different than the larger one. Every time I see Mark’s picture, I think of someone shaking both fists in the air. Sorry Mark, I know you ar...
|2476 days ago||
Panel Saws - 8 replies
Does anyone have experience with panel saws? I have seen some plans, and want to build my own to help with large plywood sheets. I have seen upright ones, as well as table types. The upright ones seem better, since they use less space. Any thoughts are appreciated.
|2488 days ago||
Posting - new vs old notes - 2 replies
Wow, take a few days break and the site changes (for the better). I see we now have little notes showing if the posting is new or not. That is great! What do the letters by the postings mean? I would guess P means project, J for jock, B for blog, and F for forum. Keep up the great work Martin!
|2496 days ago||
Dovetails - what jig do you use? - 28 replies
A quick survey on cutting dovetails jigs – what dovetail jig do you use? I am in the market for a dovetail jig, and have been looking at the Leigh 24” jig. I have the dvd, and also the one for WoodRat. I am leaning towards the Leigh, but wanted to hear what others use.
|2500 days ago||
Methods of creating raised panels - 35 replies
I am interested to know how others create their raised panels. Do you use a router, shaper or a table saw? If you use a router, do you use a vertical or horizontal panel bit? If you use a horizontal router bit, does it have a backcutter or not? My first attempt at panels was to create this Entry Bench. I used a table saw and built a...
|2523 days ago||
How to sell your products - 31 replies
This may be related to another topic on selling, but I thought it would be good as a separate topic. How does everyone sell their products? Are these placed in local stores, offered online, work in cooperation with architects, or what? While I am in my start up phase, I have focused on the products specific customers want. I now need to...
|2537 days ago||
Recommendations for Table Saw - 47 replies
I know this is one topic that everyone has an opinion about. I am in the market for a table saw for my shop. I am just starting my research, so any help is appreciated. With the usual constraints of space and budget, what are your recommendations? - Cabinet saw or contractor saw- What brands are most reliable- What are best features to...