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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dust control clarification questions

1487 days ago by Todd Clare

I just scored a great condition Jet 1100 1 1/2hp dust collector on Craig̵...

5 1487 days ago
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unisaw blade guard?

1492 days ago by birdguy

I have a unasaw from the late 80s I was wondering about a blade guard I don&#...

1 1489 days ago
View Steven H's profile

Question about repirator

1489 days ago by Steven H

I ordered the 3M 7500 Series Half Facepiece Respirator. I’m use to sto...

1 1489 days ago
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Old Eyes

1508 days ago by schloemoe

I’m not terribly old [58] but I do seem to have a problem with my eyes....

24 1493 days ago
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Question for the Electricians...

1541 days ago by JasonIndy

I’ve noticed when my jointer or planer is plugged in, I get a little bi...

30 1495 days ago
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Clean VS Cluttered

1522 days ago by sawblade1

After cleaning up my shop I noticed most of the mess was scrap lumber, sawdus...

27 1498 days ago
View dmorrison's profile

The making and using of push sticks.

1541 days ago by dmorrison

This post made me wonder if other woodworkers have this philosophy about push...

27 1504 days ago
View jussdandy's profile

dumb stuff ive done

1515 days ago by jussdandy

was just looking through the forums and the one about unplugging your ts befo...

10 1507 days ago
View HighRockWoodworking's profile

Be Safe, Learn Something, and Have Fun!

1532 days ago by HighRockWoodworking

Back when I was in the Army I flew a lot with an old instructor pilot that be...

4 1529 days ago
View PCM's profile

Fire extinguishers in the shop

1533 days ago by PCM

Does anyone have any expertise on what type and size fire extinguisher would ...

11 1532 days ago
View FaTToaD's profile

Rigid TS3650 & Leecraft ZCI

1532 days ago by FaTToaD

I just purchased a Leecraft ZCI for my new(used, but new to me) TS3650. I n...

2 1532 days ago
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Table saw suit nets $1.5 million verdict

1550 days ago by GlenGuarino

I just read this article in my Woodshop News newsletter about a jury awarding...

26 1532 days ago
View Lisa Chan's profile

I survived my first Wood Turning Explosion!

1736 days ago by Lisa Chan

I’m really glad to have that out of the way… My tool caught an...

28 1533 days ago
View rance's profile

Removing my splitter from DW745

1535 days ago by rance

I need to remove my splitter from my Dewalt Bench table saw. I’ve loose...

4 1534 days ago
View Ezra's profile

Help! Dado Cut Drift on Table Saw

1535 days ago by Ezra

Goodmorning Jocks: Over the weekend I was working on a basic cabinet for my ...

7 1535 days ago
View Scott's profile

TREX on a Sawstop?

1536 days ago by Scott

Does anyone know for sure if it is okay to cut TREX decking on a Sawstop? I ...

7 1536 days ago
View Koaking's profile

Unifence Old vs New???

1562 days ago by Koaking

I bought a second hand Unisaw several years ago, and I’ve wanted to repla...

4 1537 days ago
View Hammy76's profile

Trying to wire a 220v outlet for new shop fox table saw?

1557 days ago by Hammy76

My breaker box is on the adjacent wall to the new outlet location and I want ...

9 1537 days ago
View LarryDNJR's profile

Workshop height

1689 days ago by LarryDNJR

Hello all this is my first post here in the forums. I had a question of some...

39 1538 days ago
View Eric_S's profile

Portable Dust Collection Enclosure for noise

1721 days ago by Eric_S

I purchased the Delta 50-720CT a couple weeks ago. So far it has been workin...

10 1538 days ago

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