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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 fivecodys's profile

Venting Dust Collector To The Outside After Thien Seperator

08-19-2016 09:18 PM by fivecodys

Hi guys,For the last 10 years or so I have been using a Jet DC1100 in my gara...

12 09-29-2016 05:16 PM
View oldoakwooddesign's profile

Another dust collection option... A pressurized box?

09-28-2016 02:35 AM by oldoakwooddesign

So, I’m still new to the Forum but have been reading lots of the differ...

3 09-28-2016 06:16 PM
View BoxO's profile

Any advice on one type of Dust collection tool attachment.

09-22-2016 12:17 AM by BoxO

Hey folks,Looking for advice on using a common attaching device for the diffe...

7 09-25-2016 01:13 PM
View ColonelTravis's profile

I don't use many power tools, I'm safer, right? No? Hello, is this thing on?

09-23-2016 03:29 AM by ColonelTravis

Even if you don’t use much electricity in your shop, you need to think ...

14 09-24-2016 12:23 PM
View woodbutcherbynight's profile

For those wanting to add 220 svc or expand existing svc in shop

09-11-2016 03:30 PM by woodbutcherbynight

Yesterday my neighbor calls me in a panic to tell me how his breaker ...

32 09-20-2016 05:09 AM
View Joel Shappell's profile

Sawstop Fence warp/issue

02-26-2015 03:31 AM by Joel Shappell

For the past few times I’ve used my Sawstop, I wasn’t getting goo...

12 09-08-2016 06:30 AM
View JoeinGa's profile

Granny does your dog bite? No, child, no.

08-31-2016 03:10 PM by JoeinGa

But my 12” disc sander does ! Couple days ago I was working in my s...

35 09-02-2016 01:32 PM
View Bdobs13's profile

Filter sheet in Thien Baffle lid

09-01-2016 12:23 PM by Bdobs13

I’m looking to make my first dust separator for a shop vac system and w...

5 09-02-2016 10:43 AM
View I_like_meats's profile

Don't Trust Command Strips to Hold Your Projects :/

08-29-2016 05:48 PM by I_like_meats

Made this clock for my apartment in Auburn, which unfortunately doesn’t...

10 08-29-2016 11:33 PM
View Mendel314's profile

Woodworking at home with hand tools

08-29-2016 01:12 PM by Mendel314

First post! Hello everyone. I have recently become interested in woodwork...

6 08-29-2016 02:23 PM
View mtenterprises's profile

Bottom line

08-26-2016 09:43 PM by mtenterprises

9 08-27-2016 02:23 PM
View clin's profile

Spontaneous combustion is real!

08-20-2016 07:00 PM by clin

Yep, spontaneous combustion is real. Fortunately this was a controlled exp...

18 08-23-2016 04:29 AM
View HickWillis's profile

Modifying HF Dust Collector without going nuts?

08-11-2016 12:26 PM by HickWillis

I just picked up a HF dust collector and have read a few threads here and els...

21 08-11-2016 06:54 PM
View Eugd's profile

Dust Collection separation drum question

08-07-2016 05:50 PM by Eugd

My previous post was difficultly with the upper bag not inflating properly si...

3 08-09-2016 06:11 PM
View Deulen's profile

New tool "Deulen Safety Fence"

07-28-2014 04:36 PM by Deulen

I’ve got a new safety device for the table saw hitting the market. V...

63 08-09-2016 04:27 PM
View Grumpy's profile

Dust Extraction Jig For Lathe

08-06-2016 06:20 AM by Grumpy

I just bought a 2hp dust extraction unit after the old one carked it.I now ha...

7 08-07-2016 09:33 PM
View MrRon's profile

Formula for preventing accidents

07-30-2016 09:43 PM by MrRon

After working in one shop after another over a 70 year span, I have developed...

17 08-02-2016 01:01 PM
View Joon1911's profile

Anyone using the BORK Riving knife?

07-22-2016 04:04 PM by Joon1911

Hello all, I did a search of the past posts and haven’t seen any new...

10 08-01-2016 05:35 PM
View jgt1942's profile

Air Compressor Upgrade

07-11-2016 04:04 AM by jgt1942

As we all know an Air Compressor can make a lot of noise. Originally mine was...

9 07-17-2016 07:43 AM
View jesinfla's profile

Dust control duct question

05-04-2016 12:35 AM by jesinfla

I have the HF 70 gal. 2 HP Industrial Dust Collector If you look at the i...

6 07-11-2016 03:40 AM

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