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|217 days ago||
Hand Planes Sale - 5 replies
I need to make some space in my shop so I’m starting with some of my hand planes (stanley & record) most are either new or new used with some surface rust due to a leak in my washer hook ups and my planes were beneath it in my shop but a swipes with some sandpaper and its all good other than that they have original blades some sharp an...
|427 days ago||
Sealcoat Shellac - 5 replies
I was wondering if anyone sprayed Sealcoat from a gun before? I just need to know if I should thin it before I spray it or just strain it and shoot it? As u know from my other posts I have a Binks 2001 siphon feed gun on a compressor set up.
|433 days ago||
Spray finish? - 6 replies
I got a Binks 2001 and a Binks model #7 spray guns I was just wondering if anyone out there who sprays EM6000 with tha same guns on a compressor set up do u add a pressure regulator to your gun or just adjust the one that comes on the compressor? Also what is a good PSI to spray finishes at or about anyway? What works for u?
|440 days ago||
Spray gun care? - 8 replies
Hey all, I’ve been slacking on my woodworking but just jumped back in and I’m at a part I hate I’m shure all those who have a tough time will agree finishing sucks but anyway I had these guns from Grizzly for awhile now so I tried them with brushing laq. thinned with laq. thinner from Behlen and I got the plastic cups on my g...
|498 days ago||
Tough spot!!! - 4 replies
I got a box I’m doin and it’s an octogon shape the top is 3/4 thick I wanna scoop out about 1/4-3/8” and leave a 1/2” lip how would u do it? I only have the basic tools routers, TS, drillpress, 12” bandsaw, etc.
|893 days ago||
Paint finish? - 22 replies
As you know I did a couple plane rehabs and now the paint is cured but it feels kinda rough to the touch. How can I get the paint to feel smoother like the way it looks? Also when I touch it there is a scuff mark left even if I just rub it a little with my finger. I know my hands are rough but this is ridiculous. It’s a very light scuff ma...
|896 days ago||
Automater??? - 10 replies
Does anyone know what this is or how it works? HELP!!This is the unit, These are the instructions, How to hook it up These are the instructions on what this model does (model DC-2400)
|906 days ago||
New Chisels! - 7 replies
Take a look at these, does anyone think they are any good? Me I can’t really tell from the short vid posted what about mortice’s and dovetails? http://www.eagleamerica.com/product/v400-3330/hand_tools
|917 days ago||
Best #8 stanley plane I've seen! - 5 replies
I was lookin for a #8 stanley and found this.
|918 days ago||
Remembering The Past. - 2 replies
I just had to post this, it’s a pic of a tool cabinet from a good friend of mine on another woodworking site that I was part of first. The pic made it into an issue of wood mag if you have the issue you know who I’m talking about the guys name is (Smitty). This is one of his many wood projects it just happens to be my favorite IR...
|931 days ago||
Blade for Blade! - 1 reply
I just got a Lie Nielsen 2”x 7” blade but it don’t fit in stanley planes I don’t think it will fit in a record either. If anyone wants to trade a Hock blade for a Lie blade let me know. The back has been flattened but I don’t think the bevel was sharpened. It’s a pretty new blade I know the Lie blade is more t...
|933 days ago||
Calling all who did plane handplane rehabs? - 17 replies
I need some quick info, I have two planes I do in the rehab on. I need to know when you paint them do you prime first like painting cars or do you just lay the paint on the metal? These are record planes so they have to be that certain blue, I have the paint I need to know if I should get primer? I also need to know what is the best way to poli...
|941 days ago||
Card Scrapers! - 7 replies
I just wanted to know what’s the best scraper set to get. To me they all seem the same besides the sizes and thicknesses also the shape, but I want to get the regular old rectangle ones but just need some info from my fellow woodworkers here at LJ to help me decide which are the best ones toget? I have the clifton set I forget where I got ...
|954 days ago||
Help on electrolysis - 9 replies
I did everything what the blogs told me to do but my charger reads “faut” when I try to put it to 6 amps what am I doing wrong?
|968 days ago||
Add that one of a kind touch to your hand plane! - 2 replies
Check out this guys work, http://cajunhandplanes.com/
|991 days ago||
Best Tool for the TS! - 11 replies
Check this out, when I saw this I wanted one right away. http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/36437/could-this-tool-change-everything Everyone Just be Safe Please! ;)
|1014 days ago||
Brush on Lacquer? - 9 replies
I have a brushing lacquer and wanted to know if I thin it can I put it in a spray gun and spray it with no problems? I think it’s made by behlen I got it from rockler and it says you can thin it to get a better flo off the brush and better leveling.
|1017 days ago||
Table saw pulleys? - 1 reply
Well I was about to post a problem with my saw and how it has a funny jerking sound when it starts. I have taken it apart and now I can see what might be the problem, I am gonna get the steel machined pulleys from grizzly and the power twist belt. The belt I have alredy but I have to order the pulleys hope fully they are the bore size as on my D...
|1019 days ago||
Plane Restoration! - 1 reply
I have a guy who restores hand planes here is some of his work and the prices, I know we all like to do the restoration process ourselves but just in case. Here is the current price schedule. Note that some of the categories are size/price related. Also included are four attachments as visual aids to some of the options. They are as such note...
|1031 days ago||
jointer/planer knifes! - 4 replies
Someone asked where I got my knifes from and they also told me that the place where I got my knifes and machine from had closed their web site. I had to do alot of looking but I found one other place to get them from. They do have a large selection and funny sizes if anyone needs those weird size knifes for either a planer or jointer HSS,Carbid...