LumberJocks

Woodworking blog entries tagged with 'ryobi'

  • Advertise with us
View lightweightladylefty's profile

RECALL #12: Ryobi Cordless Tool Battery Pack Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

517 days ago by lightweightladylefty | 2 comments »

One World Technologies Recalls Ryobi Cordless Tool Battery Pack Due to Fire and Burn Hazards Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall date: February 26, 2013 Recall number: 13-124 Name of product: Ryobi Lithium 18 V 4Ah Battery Pack Hazard: The battery pack can overheat and burst while on a charger, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers. Remedy: Consumers should ...

Read this entry »


View lightweightladylefty's profile

RECALL #6: Sheet Sanders Recalled by One World Technologies Due to Laceration Hazard

1179 days ago by lightweightladylefty | 2 comments »

Here’s another recall notice for fellow LJs. U.S. Consumer Product Safety CommissionOffice of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 5, 2011Release #11-216 Firm’s Recall Hotline: (800) 597-9624CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908 Sheet Sanders Recalled by One World Technologies Due to Laceration Hazard WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the f...

Read this entry »


View SteveW's profile

Recalled Tools #1: Ryobi recalls HP 1802M cordless

1304 days ago by SteveW | 0 comments »

check this out Ryobi Recalls Cordless Drills Due to Fire Hazard After calling their customer service, and they verified I had the drill mentioned,I just received a new one…This, after almost 9 years of ownership…a new drill!

Read this entry »


View lightweightladylefty's profile

RECALL #4: Ryobi Recall of Cordless Drills

1383 days ago by lightweightladylefty | 0 comments »

Ryobi Recalls Cordless Drills Due to Fire Hazard U.S. Consumer Product Safety CommissionOffice of Information and Public AffairsWashington, DC 20207 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 14, 2010Release #11-009 Firm’s Recall Hotline: (800) 597-9624CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908 Ryobi Recalls Cordless Drills Due to Fire Hazard WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today ...

Read this entry »


View David Craig's profile

Transcripts of Testimony of Ryobi lawsuit on Wood

1566 days ago by David Craig | 31 comments »

I know this topic has been beat to death here, I mean really clubbed good. But Wood has an interesting accounting of the trial regarding Mr. Osorio and the lawsuit regarding the mishap with the Ryobi saw here. While my opinion holds firm that Ryobi is not at fault for not having “flesh sensing technology,” the transcripts of the case point out that Carlos was fairly new at woodworking and his company presented the saw sans blade guard and splitter. It is a good read to at least un...

Read this entry »


View David Craig's profile

Wonderful - Man sues Ryobi and HD because he cut himself on the saw

1603 days ago by David Craig | 93 comments »

Not sure who all heard the news for today, but a lawsuit was won against Ryobi for not incorporating blade stop technology on their saw. This guy apparently fed his hand through the tablesaw and Ryobi is to blame for not protecting him. I hope this gets overturned. I believe blade stop is a good thing to have available but there is a reason why I do not have a SawStop which has to do with cost. If this goes through, there are going to be a ton of lawsuits filed against many saw manufacturer w...

Read this entry »


View John's profile

Hi, my name is John and I am a Tool Junkie #1: Grizzly Tent Sale - Muncy PA - Sept 13, 2008

2143 days ago by John | 9 comments »

Where can you buy 1000 (full size) sheets of (nice, waterproof) sandpaper for $1.00? Those were the first things to go; I managed to grab 2 boxes in the frenzy, one box of 150 grit, one of 280… Need a sheet? let me know! At 8:00 Saturday morning, Grizzly Industrial’s annual tent sale in Muncy PA opened their doors. I thought I would check this thing out, and actually got there 15 minutes early thinking I would take a look around before the crowds showed up at 10:00 or so…...

Read this entry »


View Eric's profile

Power Tools, What a Mess!

2219 days ago by Eric | 0 comments »

Well I finally decided to get rid of my one remaining power tool, a 2HP Ryobi router with 3 bases and a case of bits. Today I fired it up and ran it over a board with a few different bits just to test it out, and I probably created more sawdust in ten minutes than I have in the past six months with hand tools. Now I see why you guys fuss so much over dust extraction! Man oh man. So anyway, I’ve posted an ad for my router over in the Forums, so go check it out if you’re inter...

Read this entry »


View Damian Penney's profile

Quick and Easy Blade Changes on the AP1300... (perhaps in bizaro world)

2260 days ago by Damian Penney | 24 comments »

In this blog entry I’m going to demonstrate how easy it is to change blades on the Ryobi AP1300 Planer. A quick read of the manual will tell you that all you need to do is remove the cover, lock the cutterhead in place by rotating it and then remove the screws with the included hex key. Sounds simple right… Well here I shall demonstrate the actual process. Step One, strip the included hex key on any screw you choose, grind it down with a grinder, try again, strip it again...

Read this entry »


View MsDebbieP's profile

MsDebbieP's Company Tours #12: Techtronic Industries

2492 days ago by MsDebbieP | 11 comments »

On the weekend, I attended the Woodstock Wood Show (see blog entry for more information) and during my time there I had the opportunity to speak with a few company representatives – including Keith Potts, Trainer, from Techtronic Industries North America, Inc. “TTI” is the umbrella organization that produces product lines including Ridgid, Ryobi, and Milwaukee Tools. The head office for TTI is located in South Carolina. The HistoryAmongst other product lines, TTI a...

Read this entry »


1 2 next »
11 entries


DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase