Safety in the Woodworking Shop Forum

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Before you pick up those woodworking tools, take the time to ensure your safety in the shop! Eyes, ears, fingers, and lungs are all at risk when working with wood. Share your tips and stories of “lessons learned” to help others protect their health.

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View WVperchman's profile

DIY ceiling air cleaner

12-08-2018 11:17 PM by WVperchman

Hey all….long time woodworker, mostly a scroll saw artist and have pic...

4 12-09-2018 06:16 PM
View MJClark's profile

Master Kill Switch/Lock?

12-07-2018 03:23 PM by MJClark

My wife and I discussed it and I am going to be making some significant upgra...

17 12-09-2018 03:40 AM
View jfynyson's profile

Clear Vue EF5 dust collector input

12-03-2018 09:17 PM by jfynyson

Has anyone purchased, installed and been using the new Clear Vue EF5 cyclone ...

13 12-08-2018 04:18 AM
View jamsomito's profile

suggestions on bluetooth hearing protection

12-06-2018 02:52 PM by jamsomito

I’m looking for some bluetooth hearing protection for those long monoto...

15 12-07-2018 05:42 PM
View almostsquare's profile

Tennis Elbow

06-26-2009 02:49 PM by almostsquare

My tennis elbow has had a huge impact on my turning time. I have tried differ...

17 11-30-2018 11:13 PM
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ISO Tunes Pro?

11-25-2018 05:39 PM by SuperCubber

Hi guys, I’m curious is anyone out there has ISO Tunes Pro earbuds. ...

7 11-26-2018 10:06 AM
View livewire516's profile

Old Craftsman table saw upgrades - gifts for Dad

11-21-2018 06:19 PM by livewire516

My father’s birthday is coming up. I suggested we rescue his late fathe...

15 11-25-2018 05:21 PM
View megabork's profile

newbie vfd wiring help

11-02-2018 03:55 PM by megabork

So i recently purchased a pm72 table saw and it has a 3 phase motor and after...

17 11-22-2018 07:14 PM
View RiffRaff's profile

Can I safely run this through a planer?

11-19-2018 02:42 PM by RiffRaff

Good day!I have never owned a planer but am considering a purchase of a dewal...

14 11-19-2018 07:05 PM
View mrramsey's profile

Opinions on the Grizzly G0777 Cyclone?

10-28-2016 01:06 PM by mrramsey

Hey guys – I have been searching all over looking for any information o...

12 11-19-2018 12:54 AM
View fivecodys's profile

Adding a Shark Guard to a Powermatic 64A

11-14-2018 09:42 PM by fivecodys

Hi guys,Like many wood workers do, I removed the stock guard off my new table...

7 11-17-2018 09:41 AM
View Holbs's profile

I got lucky. Know where your emergency shop kit and closest Urgent Care are!

11-12-2018 08:58 PM by Holbs

I got bit. Not by a high rpm spinning saw blade or pounding upon a chisel, b...

28 11-15-2018 04:53 PM
View Italo78's profile

Riving Knife for my Powermatic Model 66

11-12-2018 06:00 PM by Italo78

To all, Thanks for taking the time to look at my question. Does anyone ...

4 11-15-2018 01:34 PM
View jamsomito's profile

PSA: protect your lungs

11-14-2018 01:16 AM by jamsomito

This isn’t an accident post, nor a “prolonged exposure” pos...

3 11-14-2018 11:43 AM
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The post you never want to make

11-05-2018 03:50 AM by lumbering_on

No this isn’t a new circle jig. It’s the smile you get from a ...

12 11-05-2018 06:49 PM
View AlmostRetired's profile

Need advice/help - HF DC Mods

07-23-2018 02:23 AM by AlmostRetired

Afternoon LJer’s, While I was on my recent deployment I ordred all o...

5 11-05-2018 01:00 PM
View Redvan's profile

Upgrading from 2.5 to 4" dust collection system

10-29-2018 05:51 PM by Redvan

My shop was small when I first started and now well, you get the idea…....

8 11-03-2018 01:34 PM
View edapp's profile

Dust bin liners, bags inside dust collector drum?

10-25-2018 12:13 PM by edapp

Who here uses a bag inside their dust bin? I have a 35 gallon fiber drum unde...

19 10-29-2018 06:56 PM
View kakittwo's profile

AI Aids Eyes : A computer vision system to remind operators to wear safety glasses

10-25-2018 02:02 PM by kakittwo

Hi there, I did a project on using artificial intelligence to improve safety....

0 10-25-2018 02:02 PM
View ChefHDAN's profile

Air filtration yes or no?

10-19-2018 06:51 PM by ChefHDAN

A new in box hanging air filter is on CL for a reasonable price. I do my woo...

18 10-25-2018 04:53 AM

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