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|04-15-2015 01:07 AM||
I purchased this drum sander off CL a few years ago, and have used it to sand down some cutting boards that i made (probably 25 of them) and it works good. It does have some issues though. The drive belt is frayed on 1 side (just like it happens on the Powermax/jet versions) and next, a typical issue with these is the lift mechanism uses pl...
|01-28-2014 03:07 AM||
pen turner in Lubbock Tx?? - 8 replies
I am in lubbock and a while back i traded some hard wood pieces for a pen, and that person no longer has the same email address….. so i am looking for another local that wouldn’t mind trading some material for a pen, or maybe sell me a few pens. (im a bigger guy with big hands and like the larger pens.) the pen i have i believe i was...
|01-23-2014 01:42 AM||
I Purchased a pallet of lumber that turned out to be Red oak… I have used some but i have more then i need. Its all rough sawn 4/4 but kiln dried. (just needs to be plained) i have 1000+bf if your interested, just PM me. i would like to get 2.00$ per bf. and might come down if you buy a large amount. i am open to trades in some equipme...
|02-06-2013 08:22 PM||
I am looking at buying a block plane, and wanted everyones opinion on which i should look at getting first. I was leaning to the 60 1/2 because its more of a standard everyday plane, but the 507 Rabbit plane is the same price, and wasnt sure if there was any disadvantages to one over the other? is a 507 economical to have as a every day plane...
|01-29-2013 04:44 AM||
Im looking at building a assembly table/work bench.ill put a vice on it and i want it to be strong and stable. im thinking more of a traditional style (i dont want a split top) but my main question is, i was looking at most plans, and people cut strips and glue them together to make a top.but i have heard of people just using a few slabs a...
|01-17-2013 02:09 AM||
New Table Saw VS buying a Tracksaw? - 26 replies
I have a old Craftsman table saw. the blade is run dirrectly off the motor. (not a belt drive)the arbor is bent (not much, but i know it is) i am wanting to buy a new table saw (i have been looking in the 12-1500$ price range)[was looking at a the Grizzly 1023 with 52” rails]my other option is to look into buying a track saw (500$ pric...
|12-13-2012 12:55 AM||
is my saw a Rip or Crosscut? - 7 replies
i purchased an 8” 20TPI W.Tyzack, Sons & Turner No 120 saw off Ebay. it came in looking amazing and straight as an arrow. (it was said to come from a elderly persons collection (and wasnt used much). it looks amazing, and the teeth look good. but how do i tell if it is a Rip or a crosscut saw? the teeth are so small, its hard to l...
|09-21-2012 04:37 PM||
Aquarium cabinet - 17 replies
Hello. I’ve lurked for a while, and I finally need to post to help with a finishing question. I am big into saltwater aquariums, and I am now building my own cabinets. The stand is all red oak. The canopy that covers the top and light is oak as well. I have planned on using minwax because its local. I have access to Danish oils t...