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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No way this law suit was won. Wow.

1487 days ago by USCJeff

Article Link Wow, won a law suit because there was no flesh detecting safe...

3 1486 days ago
View jimmymac's profile

Dust Collection Unit Located Outside the Shop

1489 days ago by jimmymac

I am designing my shop and plan to put a cyclone dust collector outside the w...

1 1487 days ago
View DrTebi's profile

Air filter replacement?

1488 days ago by DrTebi

Hello, I have a Jet AFS-1000B air filtration unit, and I am wondering abou...

3 1488 days ago
View CutsTwiceMeasuresOnce's profile

My sense of smell has changed after working with Chinese plywood

1862 days ago by CutsTwiceMeasuresOnce

In the Fall, I worked with some Chinese plywood bought from a local “bi...

30 1490 days ago
View Bret's profile

Dang lucky

1492 days ago by Bret

I was using my TS to dado a long piece of santos mahogany for a picture frame...

12 1491 days ago
View mikedrums's profile

Shop Made Zero Clearance Insert with Splitter

1494 days ago by mikedrums

Zero clearance insert, made from high quality 3/4” Finnish plywood, wit...

9 1491 days ago
View rsmith71's profile

It's Not Just The Table Saw

1532 days ago by rsmith71

I know that the majority of injuries in the shop seem to be table saw acciden...

20 1493 days ago
View alanealane's profile

Protective Lotions: Gloves In A Bottle vs. Blue Magic Invisible Glove

1509 days ago by alanealane

I’ve read absolutely glowing reviews of the Gloves In A Bottle on Amazo...

5 1495 days ago
View NBeener's profile

Router base close call

1501 days ago by NBeener

I had the dovetail jig out, today, to make my nephew a carpenter’s tool...

20 1499 days ago
View kevinw's profile

Garage heating for safety and economy

1508 days ago by kevinw

Any opinions on how to heat my garage with the least trouble and cost? I want...

25 1502 days ago
View gjd's profile

Need options for my shop floor

1526 days ago by gjd

I have a small workshop in my garage and it has a concrete floor. About 1/3 ...

21 1506 days ago
View Jim's profile

What Happened? Updated 3-5

1507 days ago by Jim

Today I was cutting some 6 and 7 inch legs for some chairs from some 2X2 popl...

5 1506 days ago
View NBeener's profile

Tenoning Jig Cutoff Sports

1508 days ago by NBeener

Anybody done it?? Spent some time, again today, using the tenoning jig on ...

6 1508 days ago
View Robert Cole's profile

Tablesaw jig for tapering table legs

1508 days ago by Robert Cole

I am a woodworking novice and have only about 1 year’s experience. M...

6 1508 days ago
View dannymac's profile

Waste Not, Want Not

1515 days ago by dannymac

Not sure if i’m asking this in the right section but here goes What ...

16 1511 days ago
View Dez's profile

Dust Explosions ?

1511 days ago by Dez

Came across another industry article on dust explosions. Here is the link if ...

2 1511 days ago
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painted walls and lighting

1517 days ago by popmandude

Hey folks. I am fixin to paint my garage ceilieng, and walls to help enhance ...

9 1514 days ago
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Introducing safety with the router

1515 days ago by TemplateTom

I have been using the router for over 40 years now and I suppose I was just l...

2 1515 days ago
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Spalted Lumber and Respirators

1516 days ago by peggyraye

I am in the 7th week of fighting a very bad respitory illness after not weari...

5 1515 days ago
View daved's profile

power cord tangle

1535 days ago by daved

Has anyone besides me got their foot tangled in a power cord and pulled a por...

17 1516 days ago

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