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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Hate to ask this, but could use some help figuring out my DC setup

06-24-2017 02:10 PM by g_dub

Hey folks,First time poster, long time lurker. I was hesitant to post about t...

7 06-27-2017 06:27 AM
View lalkie's profile

Static Electricity

06-15-2017 02:42 AM by lalkie

I have a Dewalt DW734 planer. When I run boards thru it and touch the metal ...

49 06-23-2017 02:35 PM
View diverlloyd's profile

Table saw injury help

06-21-2017 01:23 PM by diverlloyd

So I was reading the tablesaw injury study thread

30 06-22-2017 08:29 PM
View mahdee's profile

It happens... be prepared.

08-20-2016 01:39 AM by mahdee

Hello boys an girls,I was making a bowel using an angle grinder with a chains...

70 06-14-2017 01:29 AM
View Spitfire1's profile

Makita sander to shop vac

06-12-2017 03:15 PM by Spitfire1

Has anyone come up with a good way to connect a Makita ROS to a standard shop...

5 06-12-2017 11:42 PM
View timthetoolman's profile

Tell us about your woodworking accidents

12-21-2009 02:40 AM by timthetoolman

Hello, just wanted to start a subject about woodworking safety dealing with o...

77 06-07-2017 10:41 PM
View ChicagoWoodworker's profile

Wynn 35a Canister Filter Not Working for Harbor Freight Dust Collector

05-09-2015 01:04 AM by ChicagoWoodworker

I’ve got a problem with my new Wynn 35a filter that everyone loves so m...

7 05-31-2017 03:13 PM
View RichardDePetris's profile

Is Bill Pentz dust collector safety exaggerated?

06-10-2015 06:06 AM by RichardDePetris

I’m considering building my own dust collector. I found several parts t...

63 05-16-2017 05:23 PM
View lilredweldingrod's profile

Woodworking equipment and wheelchairs.....

10-23-2010 08:43 AM by lilredweldingrod

When I began woodworking, I was already in a wheelchair. As I collected my po...

86 05-15-2017 03:12 AM
View pontic's profile

Walnut Acre Woodworking?

05-13-2017 11:13 PM by pontic

I just purchased a BORK riving knife for my Jet saw. Got it on line from the ...

1 05-14-2017 03:34 AM
View Silvio's profile

Table Saw Blade Guard Issue

05-06-2017 01:14 PM by Silvio

I have a powermatic 64A T-saw that came with a blade guard design I d...

2 05-06-2017 05:25 PM
View SCOTSMAN's profile

condensation in my new storage steel shed/garage sized

02-25-2013 03:59 PM by SCOTSMAN

I posted already about my new steel garage which I bought this year.I am usin...

20 05-04-2017 03:05 AM
View BillyDoubleU's profile

Yeah, Dust collection, this is what I am thinking...

04-30-2017 11:09 PM by BillyDoubleU

Ok guys (and gals), I suppose I will pick up some DC “system” bef...

37 05-03-2017 03:52 PM
View Slider20's profile

Cleaning your Shop with a Leaf Blower?

03-01-2017 04:54 AM by Slider20

I’ve heard people mention that they clean their shop with a leaf blower...

34 05-01-2017 04:48 PM
View MagicalMichael's profile

Fixing table saw binding and kickback

04-28-2017 09:11 PM by MagicalMichael

I searched through and found a number of older threads but none that addresse...

12 04-30-2017 02:52 AM
View Seamus0559's profile

Old plasterboard. HELP!

12-27-2013 02:46 AM by Seamus0559

Hi all, I am removing a wall in my 1909 four square. I was surprised when I h...

15 04-24-2017 11:22 AM
View AdamScudder's profile

Woodwork classes in Long Island ? ? ?

05-19-2012 11:57 AM by AdamScudder

Hey guys this post goes out in particular to anybody living in Long Island, b...

25 04-23-2017 11:09 PM
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04-20-2017 12:51 PM by dorald

Has anyone in the community coated their shop floor with a product called ...

0 04-20-2017 12:51 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...

10 04-19-2017 12:16 AM
View Dzhaughn's profile

Router table parallel rip in 2 passes

04-11-2017 01:29 AM by Dzhaughn

I am a beginner. Here is a crazy idea that occurred to me to do this parallel...

22 04-17-2017 12:06 PM

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