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What do you do for a living?

06-11-2007 01:27 AM by Zuki | 678 comments »

What do you folks do for a living? I know that some actually woodwork for a living . . . but what do the rest of you do to pay for the new tools in the shed? I’ll start . . . Labour Relations Consultant for a large organization. I have actually been working in Human Resources for about 10 years now. I would like to eventually have some of my woodworking projects bring in a few extra $$$ . . . but I have to get good first :).

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Sawstop and Router Cabinet / Infeed Table / Outfeed Table Project

10-19-2010 12:56 AM by zzzzdoc | 462 comments »

At the very start, let me give all the credit in the world to Tedth66, whose project this is totally based on, and who has been graciously providing guidance as I build this. This is a modification of his design, adding a few details, and making it work for my shop. I have a 2 car garage / workshop that is tremendously space challenged, so I need to be clever about every square inch. On top of that, I enjoy modifying designs and making them work custom for me. So when I saw Ted’s ...

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The joys of rust hunting #4: Show off your latest find(s)

06-15-2014 12:13 PM by Don W | 395 comments »

I’m not sure if this has been done before, but here is a spot to show off your latest acquisitions. Whether its a flea market , garage sale or yard sale or craig list find, show it off. A 12 1/2 base with a Sargent #42 like new cutter A type 2 Sargent 307 A cool infill (rosewood and steel) And a Sargent made 3409 branded as Marshall Wells Hardware. (I need to research this a little more)

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Cutlist and Layout from Sketchup

07-03-2008 02:37 PM by daltxguy | 318 comments »

If you’re a fan of Sketchup for creating woodworking models, then the next obvious step is to use Sketchup to help you create cutlists and layouts. Sketchup plugin Cutlist 4.1 does just that. CutList 4.1 sketchup plugin helps you determine how much of each material you need to produce your design, taking into account nominal sized lumber with allowances for finishing to final size. Then it goes one further and lays out all of the pieces on boards or sheet good sizes of your choosing. Th...

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HELP HELP EMERGENCY HELP EMERGENCY

06-25-2011 10:12 PM by rivergirl | 299 comments »

David Mitchell (Patron) just called me 4:09 Saturday and his car has blown the engine in Indianapolis Indiana. He needs help- because his tools are in is truck- like all of his tools he cannot abandon the truck. David can’t just leave his tools because they cannot be replaced. IS ANYONE ABLE TO GET TO INDIANAPOLIS TO HELP DAVID? David DOES NOT HAVE A CELL PHONE WITH HIM. He is at PepBoys right now and I have that number and will provide it to anyone who can reach out to David. PLE...

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DIY Table Saw Fence #1: Table Saw Fence

12-10-2007 07:21 AM by Hutch | 243 comments »

This is my old tablesaw fence. It is a little hard to see from the photo, but I cracked it trying to “micro-adjust” it. So I started to look for an aftermarket fence, of which there are some really nice ones out there. I just didn’t want to spend quite as much as they were asking because I have a previously owned Central Machinery tablesaw. I also was curious to see if I could come up with my own fence. I was worried about two things with most diy fence systems that...

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Coffee Lounge Closed

11-02-2010 09:44 PM by Martin Sojka | 221 comments »

The recent happenings in the forums made me think seriously about the future of LumberJocks. This website has been built on the foundation of woodworking projects and knowledge sharing instead of general chat site for those that just want to buddy around. I came to a conclusion that these two principal differences cannot coexist under one roof. I had to make this tough decision as soon as possible before it is too late. And I decided to go back to the roots of what made LumberJocks so spec...

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Plane hutch and storage

07-18-2011 02:46 AM by Bertha | 204 comments »

No plan. Just some wood and a saw. I need to get my most commonly used planes into some sort of cabinet. I went to the bigbox and got the cheapest pine I could find. Shot some through the ts for a cleat and installed it on the studs. The hutch will be 3 feet tall by 4 feet wide. I’ll start by dovetailing a carcass. Tails first 1:8.

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A CALL FOR HELP ! IS THERE A DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE? OR VA OFFICIAL?

01-07-2011 02:08 AM by a1Jim | 183 comments »

Hi friends, I know this is not woodworking but I don’t know where else to turn. My middle son is a vet on partial disability who had a terrible pain in his side in early October and went to the emergency room close to were he lives in Cottage Grove, Oregon. There he was told that the problem was his appendix and sent to a larger hospital in Eugene, Oregon where he was told it was his appendix and thenwould not let him eat for 48 hours waiting for a doctor to look at him and supposedl...

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"Art Box" Tutorial #13: Finishing

05-25-2009 10:23 PM by Andy | 178 comments »

The tutorial is under construction.

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