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07-21-2015 03:33 PM

Looking To Pay Someone To Make Me A Bench - 14 replies

I have drastically downsized my shop recently and am moving to an all hand tool setup. I would really like a Benchcrafted Roubo with all of the bells and whistles. I also would like the full benchtop moxon vise that they have on their website. The problem is I no longer have the machinery to make it in a reasonable time frame. Is there anyone in...

07-15-2015 06:25 PM

Awesome Set of Festool Tools For Sale. Lightly used. - 7 replies

I am moving and am no longer able to hold onto my woodworking tools. I am located in the Mooresville, NC area. I have a very complete set of Festool tools that I would like to sell. Most of the items have been lightly used. This is a great deal for anyone who has wanted to switch to using Festool but hasn’t wanted to pay retail. I am willing to ...

06-23-2015 01:13 PM

Moving and My Tools Are For Sale - Mooresville, NC - 2 replies

I am moving and will have nowhere to use my woodworking tools. They are very lightly used. Some of them have been used only once or twice. I thought that I would be able to setup my shop again but unfortunately not. These are high-end machines and my loss, your gain. (I will post pictures later today) Powermatic Hollow Chisel Mortiser –...

11-25-2014 04:25 PM

Jet air filter replacement outer filter question - 2 replies

Its time for me to replace the outer filter on my Jet air filtration unit. I see two options that I am interested in but am not sure what the difference is. There is a charcoal or a washable filter. What is the difference between the two? Which will last longer and/or perform better?

11-14-2014 02:31 PM

Flat Paint Farmhouse Table - 6 replies

I am working on restoring an old Charleston style round table that had a painted base and a solid mahogany top. I am looking to refinish the base but am not sure how to get that flat farmhouse style look. I will probably need to go with a darker color like a flat black or dark green. Does anyone have any advice on how to do this? This table n...

06-04-2014 07:07 PM

Entire Woodshop For Sale - 6 replies

I had to relocate to the Charlotte area and my tools have been in storage for over a year. Unfortunately, I do not have a place that I can continue with my woodworking. I may be looking to sell all of my tools to someone who is local. Below is not a comprehensive list but will give you an idea of what I have to sell. I would prefer to sell thing...

07-13-2013 01:11 PM

I Need Shop Space North Of Charlotte NC - 10 replies

All, I recently relocated just north of Charlotte, NC. I am looking at an affordable option to rent space for wood shop. I haven’t found anything on Craigslist or by searching the net. I am hoping someone here can help me out. I would need about 400 sq feet to fit the tools that I have with 220v and 110v circuits. Does anyone have any i...

12-09-2012 10:33 PM

Advice on how to route juice grooves - 17 replies

I am going to be making another end grain cutting board. While I have gotten very proficient at making the board itself I have never routed any juice grooves. I am making this board for a friend and they requested that I add a juice groove to one side of the board. The plan is to slightly round the corners and just take the sharp edges off. T...

10-29-2012 01:49 PM

Cleaning Out My Shop - 10 replies

I apologize because it has been awhile since I have posted. I really haven’t had much free time lately to make saw dust. The other day I was out in my shop to was going through a bunch of tools that I no longer need. I’ve either upgraded or I just don’t use them. I am also looking to downsize a bit as I know more about the type...

06-29-2012 03:22 AM

Help post powder beetles in workbench - 16 replies

I’ve been working on my 21st Century workbench for about 4 months on and off. I have gotten to the point where the bench is almost complete. I recently noticed little black bugs running around. I soon realized they were comming from my newly created bench. It is to big for me to move and try to fumigate. Anyone had any success with other m...

04-04-2012 10:50 PM

Cleaning up mortises in 8/4 ash - 11 replies

I am working on my 21st century workbench and have a problem. I have a set of the new Stanley bench chisels. I drilled out most of the waste with a Forster bit but I am stuck on the cleanup. I tried cleaning up the end grain portion of the mortises by chopping with the bench chisel. I sharpened them with the hollow grind method and they are r...

04-04-2012 12:57 AM

Saw stop issue with material drift - 20 replies

I recently got a SawStop PCS and I am having a problem. My fence is aligned correctly and I am following all of the standard safety procedures. I have feather boards and use a push stick. The beginning of the rip cut is perfect. The problem occurs when the material starts to pass the riving knife or splitter. The material starts to drift awa...

02-15-2012 12:48 AM

Sad and happy week need tool advice - 29 replies

I haven’t been very active lately because of work and reorganizing the shop. I will post pictures of the updates in a few weeks. So let me start with the sad. My father recently gave me his 1974 Camaro Z28. This car has been in my family since the 80’s. I don’t have the time or money to take care of it so I started trying to...

01-23-2012 04:14 PM

Counter Top for Chop Saw and Work table - 2 replies

Hi everyone as part of my garage make over I am adding a ton of storage. I am trying to determine the best way to make a counter top for a set of garage cabinets that I made. I was thinking two sheets of MDF glued and screwed and laminating the top with Formica. I want it to be stable, flat, and easy to clean up. The counter top will be permanen...

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