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|2 days ago||
Rigid planer will not switch on - 12 replies
I bought our 14 year old daughter a Rigid planer in June when school was out since she was going to build her first kitchen over the summer and doesn’t care to much for the larger planers in the shop. She’s planed about 400 brd feet of soft Maple with it and had no problems. Yesterday when she got home from school she planed abou...
|54 days ago||
Work All Day & Half The Night Sometimes - 2 replies
Work all day, sometimes half the night making sawdust fly…measuring, sawing, planing, sanding, gluing, sanding again, sanding some more, gluing some more, sanding some more, cutting some more, dovetailing, doing mortice and tenons, fitting again, gluing again, sanding again, finishing..uh oh..I just found a plane for sale I don’t hav...
|68 days ago||
Adobe Photoshop CS2 Free Now From Adobe - 8 replies
Anyone that knows about Adobe Photoshop knows it cost more than a big piece of woodworking equipment and way out of the budgets of most people. Adobe made a mistake in their activation server and finally just decided to let anyone that wanted it could download it for free with their serial number. You can also get the complete CS2 suite wh...
|619 days ago||
I need, Cannot Find 79-068 - 9 replies
I need a 79-068 Biesemeyer RS tape and cannot find a supplier that has one in stock until after the first of the year. Anyone got one hanging in your shop you want to sale?
|627 days ago||
Table Saw Molding Head Cutters - 0 replies
Has anyone ever used the CMT table saw molding head cutters? I’ve had several woodworkers ask me about them and I got asked again this morning at our Monday morning redneck breakfast.
|632 days ago||
CAD, Plain & Simple - 14 replies
Since I put up my free plans site I’ve gotten messages from woodworkers here and in several other countries telling me…I wish I could draw in cad but cad is to difficult for me. Well, I’m here to tell you it’s not that difficult to learn how to draw 2D in a cad program once you learn the basics which is a “piece ...
|710 days ago||
Godaddy Hacked - 3 replies
All you jocks hosted with Godaddy and your site is down…they got hacked today. http://news.cnet.com/8301-1009_3-57509753-83/go-daddy-serviced-web-sites-taken-down-in-apparent-attack/
|741 days ago||
Web Site Learning Blog - 0 replies
I know a lot of you want a nice looking and functional web site to sale your products and have no clue as what to do other than try to use a pre made template or theme. I discussed this with my wife tonight and we’ve come up with a solution for you if enough interest is generated. We’ll start a blog on one of our test sites and te...
|779 days ago||
Free Live Chat On Your Woodworking Site - 0 replies
I’ve spent most of today finishing a new kitchen design and plotting them out for the client. While I was working at my desk I had my live chat open on one of our sites. I talked to five women and made three appointments today for new cabinetry in their homes.It’s something you may want to think about adding to your woodworking site....
|794 days ago||
PSI Saw Blade Guard - 0 replies
I’ve had to add another 3hp table saw in my shop and need a blade guard for it. I paid about 500 bucks for the others and found this one from PSI. Does anyone have one or know anything about it? I would appreciate your comments, http://www.pennstateind.com/store/TSGUARD.html
|830 days ago||
Heart Warming, you have to see this - 2 replies
A friend sent this to me tonight in an email. http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/sideshow/marine-returning-home-greeted-6-old-son-learned-130055137.html
|838 days ago||
Transcarpathain Forrest - 0 replies
One of my wife’s sisters that lives in the Transcarpathain Area in Ukraine sent her these photos today. If we have any LJ’s from Ukraine I’m sure they would tell anyone this is one of the most beautiful mountainareas in the world with beautiful forest. I have no idea where she got the photos but when we visit her this summer...
|854 days ago||
Construction Jobs - 13 replies
I hope this is the correct place to post this, not sure.I know construction is pretty much bad all over the country and it is almost zero in my area and I know a lot of guys are out of work and or need work. I’m a member of the Blue Book and they have a new section now called BB-Bid. Everyday I’m getting several emails a day from ...
|876 days ago||
From The Past...ouchy! - 4 replies
I had a friend drop this off at my shop yesterday. He told me he had used it about 20 years ago to mill all the beams for their post and beam home he and his wife built themselves. He used it to cut several 1000 board feet of beams from SYP. I asked him why did he bring it to me and his reply…at your age I needed a new experience. lol
|896 days ago||
Anyone Want To Be A Jock ? - 2 replies
In wormy maple or tiger maple? If so, right click and Save Image As…Enjoy!
|898 days ago||
Wormy Maple Countertop - 11 replies
We just installed a wormy maple countertop. The owner is doing the finish work and is using bar top oil. We started with 5/4 lumber and the finish sanding was at 4/4 so we put a 13/4 inch drop on it. Price for the maple was $1.68 a brd ft. We used about 175 brd feet to get the top One photo is the cherry we built the cabinets from. The two woods...
|898 days ago||
Power Kraft Model TPC 2610-B Radial Arm Saw - 8 replies
Hi everyone. I was recently given still in the box never opened a Power Kraft Radial Arm Saw by a friend that inherited it from his uncle…and just found it in a basement. His uncle bought the saw in the 60’s brand new from Montgomery Ward. I didn’t need the saw but could not turn it down. I thought it was awesome for a frien...
|1674 days ago||
Workbench - 1 reply
Workbench on Ebay
|1684 days ago||
The Width of a Tenon - 5 replies
Last night in our guild meeting a question was asked by someone about the max width a tenon should be.He through out a 4 1/2” board width x 3/4” long tenon. I was amazed at all the answers and suggestions that came out of it. I would like to get your opinions on this.
|1720 days ago||
Wood Lamp Shades - 1 reply
I’ve just recently gotten a request to make some wooden lamp shades. Any you jocks been there done that and can give me a tutorial? I’ve seen them and know they’re beautiful but I’ve never made one.