Safety in the Woodworking Shop Forum

  • Advertise with us

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.

Topics Replies Last post
View Bsigns's profile

Is anyone using the new Rikon Portable Dust Extractor

12-27-2012 06:40 PM by Bsigns

Any one using this?Rikon Portable Dust Extractor

1 12-27-2012 07:02 PM
View indychip's profile

Where to buy canister type filter for Jet DC1200

12-27-2012 03:42 PM by indychip

I think it is time to upgrade my dust collector and purchase a canister filte...

2 12-27-2012 03:57 PM
View Don Butler's profile

Safety products for the woodworker

12-25-2012 02:44 PM by Don Butler

I’ve been having issues with safety products specifically for the face,...

10 12-26-2012 05:19 PM
View George_SA's profile


12-19-2012 08:23 PM by George_SA

Is it a problem for the rest of the LJ’s? I got one again tonight and i...

22 12-20-2012 02:39 PM
View UKCat's profile

Weight limit of plywood floor?

12-15-2012 07:28 AM by UKCat

The floor in my shop is 3/4” plywood on treated 4×4 with 24”...

7 12-15-2012 09:06 PM
View DKV's profile

(closed) Shop Assistant of your dreams

12-01-2012 03:14 AM by DKV

37 12-14-2012 03:55 AM
View jaidee's profile

Sparks when vacuuming sawdust

12-13-2012 04:33 PM by jaidee

Hi Y’all, In my garage shop I was cleaning up after a short cutting ...

4 12-13-2012 11:32 PM
View Jonathan's profile

Which Wynn Environmental Cartridge Filter?

01-30-2012 05:12 PM by Jonathan

I am looking at getting a Wynn 35A cartridge filter for my Delta 50-760 dust ...

16 12-10-2012 03:45 AM
View Jon1094's profile

Accident yesterday

12-07-2012 11:08 AM by Jon1094

How do you all like my new push stick? If you keep sticks away from the tabl...

28 12-08-2012 02:55 PM
View grizzman's profile

walnut dust problems

11-28-2012 07:57 PM by grizzman

ive been having a more worse then normal allery problem this fall, and im try...

30 12-07-2012 11:18 PM
View RussellAP's profile

Some advise

12-06-2012 07:04 PM by RussellAP

Make sure you have plenty of good first aid handy. Bandages, tape, Gauss. Som...

10 12-07-2012 01:51 PM
View Jonathan's profile

Is it safe to drill out a rare earth magnet?

11-25-2012 07:11 PM by Jonathan

The area in-question is the left inlay. I have a project that I want t...

15 12-01-2012 02:09 PM
View Tyler's profile

hooking up woodstove

11-27-2012 10:03 PM by Tyler

i have a wood stove i got that i want to hook up in my shop, i know it needs ...

19 11-28-2012 01:32 PM
View mbs's profile

Thein top hat separator question

11-21-2012 01:36 AM by mbs

I’ve seen youtube videos of people testing their top hats without hooki...

5 11-27-2012 05:02 AM
View pumperdude's profile

Worth a look,Youtube kick back

11-26-2012 08:25 PM by pumperdude This clown had way more luck th...

3 11-26-2012 09:09 PM
View Craftsman on the lake's profile

News on the infected finger

11-10-2012 09:17 PM by Craftsman on the lake

A couple of months ago I did a forum topic on my splinter caused infected fin...

32 11-24-2012 02:02 AM
View Viktor's profile

This is a great idea. SawStop is for wimps!

11-20-2012 07:49 PM by Viktor

60 HP dual blade homemade table saw.

26 11-22-2012 03:42 AM
View Nighthawk's profile

What safety gear/equipment do you have in your shop?

09-18-2012 10:09 AM by Nighthawk

Other than the normal, eye wear, ear muffs and masks etc. What other safety ...

22 11-20-2012 02:57 AM
View WoodCop's profile

Chemical disposal

10-26-2012 05:49 AM by WoodCop

Was wondering where people dispose of their chemicals (Thinners, Denatured Al...

31 11-16-2012 07:47 AM
View nwbusa's profile

Guests in the shop and safety standards

11-13-2012 10:11 PM by nwbusa

This weekend I was working on a small project for a friend on mine, and we ag...

12 11-14-2012 08:44 PM

« prev 1 ... 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 ... 70 next »
1396 topics

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics