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Rolling pin hardware

2021 days ago by Rogue | 1 comment »

Great comments on the rolling pins fellas. You are right about the lags. They are abit unsightly. Reseacing them and adding a plug would be a good solution, but it would also take more time. Don’t get me wrong I love to sink endless hours into my work like the rest of you but these are sora my mass produced items I make alot of them at a time and I need to keep what I have to charge for them low. I also like that the hardeare is accessible easy without any fuss for deep cleaning onc...

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Pulse Update: All Items Or Unread Items

2021 days ago by Martin Sojka | 15 comments »

I’ve just added another useful feature to the Pulse based on your feedback to the recent major Pulse upgrade. I admit that showing only unread items by default was not ideal (I’m using Pulse in that mode for a long time you know…). So I decided to add the following two buttons – ALL ITEMS | UNREAD ITEMS: ALL ITEMS option shows unread items as well as all of the items that you’ve read – the gray lines – and is a default one. You can keep using i...

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Rocking Chair Summer Camp with Bill Kappel #7: Long overdue chair update

2021 days ago by motthunter | 12 comments »

Sorry for the delay. But I have been crazy resetting the shop, installing my new dust collector, and getting my heat straightened out. I had a bit of a tragedy in my chair as you can see in this pic. The seat split. I am trying to figure out the best repair solution so that it is strong and the crack does not continue. Anyhow, the following photos show my rough sculpting and joinery. I still have at least 40 hours of work left as I need to finish the back slats and chair back, ...

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Gearing Up #1: Return to Toolup.com and Menards Cutting Policy

2021 days ago by bensaw | 8 comments »

I finally got my 7 1/4 freud blade shipped out for replacement to Toolup.com today. They provided me with a return shipped label prepaid which makes me happy. Unhappy part is that it will probably be another week at least before I see a replacement…couldn’t bring myself to pay double the price to get one at Home Depot. I just wonder why the guy placing the blade in the box couldn’t look at all 40 teeth before plopping it in there. I didn’t find the tooth in the ship...

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Weekend Bench #4: Rounding 2nd

2021 days ago by dsb1829 | 2 comments »

Okay, so another 8hr day in the books. Again I am humbled by what I can get done in a day. And again I see that a better plan would have taken a lot less time to accomplish the tasks I did today. Well, the day started with some remorse over yesterdays hasty apron glue up and lumber sizing. I had intentionally left the aprons proud of the bench to flush trim. This isn’t normally a problem on a light duty bench. But for this weekend warrior bench I have to flush trim aprons that a...

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Shop Skills #3: Sharpening Card Scrapers - The Lost Scene...

2021 days ago by Todd A. Clippinger | 27 comments »

Forgive My Insensitivity… A public Thank You is in order before I go any further. I had some great support from two individuals that are a part of LumberJocks. I relied heavily on Dave Pruett for “on call” support to figure out how to edit / process / and post my video. I need to thank Marc Spagnuolo as well. I did not continually call him like Dave, but his advice and pointers were taken to heart and helped me out as well. As with my woodworking, my achievement...

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Car spring plane irons???

2021 days ago by kiwi1969 | 7 comments »

So its almost New Year and I,m planing my projects for the next 12 months and one of those is a set of bench planes. I have a number 3 and 5 from Stanley, a block lane from Stanley and a copy of a Record rebate plane from Rolson all of which are ok to start with but I,m keen to make something a bit different. I have all the info I need to make the bodies so thats not a problem, what i can,t find here in the Philippines is the irons. I could order some from hock or lee valley but there is two ...

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Coat Center Project Progress #1: Shop Time Part 1

2021 days ago by RockDoggy | 0 comments »

I’ve begun the shop work on my coat center project, whose (rough) design can be found here in a Google Sketchup v7 file. The goal is to allow my short kids to be able to hang their coats themselves, and also have a place to manage their library books and hats & gloves. There is also a discussion of my progress here during my first shop session on the project. I was able to make a fair amount of progress in about four hours of time, which is unusually productive for me! Enjoy...

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Baltimore woodworking show this weekend Jan 2-4-2009

2021 days ago by Karson | 7 comments »

Anyone going to the Baltimore woodworking show. I’m going on Friday and Sat send me a message if you are going. LumberJock Chuck Bender acanthuscarver is going to have a booth. with his woodworking classes presented.

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The Timber Kid Podcasts #1: Episode 1 - Introduction

2022 days ago by Callum Kendall | 17 comments »

Click on the picture to view the video. This is just a short video to introduce myself and the start of The Timber Kid video podcasts. Thank you for watching, I hope to have another video out shortly. Callum

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