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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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
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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
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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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I'm considering opening a pay-as-you-go Woodshop in Northern Virginia.

04-14-2017 09:22 PM by Knot_in_my_wood

I have been doing some research and I have found some on the west coast, but ...

22 04-15-2017 05:27 PM
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Cyclone accident

04-10-2017 12:15 AM by Sarit

So I bought an old Clearvue Cyclone used on CL not too long ago. Its one of t...

12 04-10-2017 11:27 PM
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Shark or Bork for old Grizzly saw

04-04-2017 03:52 PM by JediMario

Hello,I purchased a 2001 1023Z Grizzly Right tilt table saw. No splitter or r...

0 04-04-2017 03:52 PM
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Noise reduction for Dust Collector

04-03-2017 03:40 PM by leftcoaster

Hi, I have a Laguna C|Flux 1.5 horse dust collector. I keep it in an al...

3 04-04-2017 02:17 AM
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Bandsaw gave me a little bite

04-01-2017 07:29 PM by Chashint

This morning I decided to use the band saw to cut some oak firewood splits in...

18 04-02-2017 11:33 PM
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Best safety device(s)...

03-21-2017 09:07 PM by Rrrandy

I purchased my tablesaw 15 years ago. After suffering through a couple of kic...

40 03-29-2017 02:40 AM
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Dust Collection using wye off unit?

03-26-2017 04:37 PM by b_minus

Long time lurker here, and I have learned a lot…now its time to dive in...

8 03-28-2017 01:37 PM
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Location for table saw crosscut stop block

03-27-2017 03:46 PM by simonov

I am designing a simple stop block set-up for cross cutting on my table saw. ...

4 03-27-2017 05:20 PM
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Safest bit for pattern routing

03-23-2017 06:38 PM by PhillipRCW

I love to do different designs on my cutting boards or even pattern routing s...

3 03-24-2017 06:24 PM
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How to dado a PVC pipe

08-07-2015 02:37 AM by Medickep

I have a project I’m about to start on, which calls for a 3/4” da...

32 03-21-2017 01:51 PM
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Dust Collection and Respirators

03-13-2017 04:31 PM by Mike Turner

I have a small shop 20 by 20. I have a HF dust collector ,Wynn filter and The...

3 03-13-2017 09:32 PM
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Bandsaw Safety

03-07-2017 04:46 PM by bobmayfield

I love my bandsaw and use it frequently, but it seems like no one ever mentio...

1 03-07-2017 05:42 PM
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Kick back on router table

05-09-2011 04:58 PM by SpikeJ

Today I had kick back on router table. I am wondering what is the cause of th...

17 03-06-2017 05:30 PM
View Will Stokes's profile

Grounding your Dust Collection System

01-31-2010 10:56 PM by Will Stokes

So I’ve finally broken down and decided to get serious about dust colle...

46 03-03-2017 06:05 PM
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How bad is it to breath in some sawdust

11-21-2011 05:40 PM by richgreer

We know that it is bad to breath in too much sawdust. Yet, I am sure all of...

34 03-01-2017 03:04 PM
View mrramsey's profile

Another DC and ducting thread.... Need Help

10-19-2016 07:47 PM by mrramsey

Ok guys – I have been beating myself up for the past several days tryin...

18 02-23-2017 01:49 AM
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Air Filters - Electrostatic Filters?????

02-18-2017 09:39 PM by Andluth47

I am building a shop air filter with a squirrel cage fan….you know the ...

1 02-23-2017 12:11 AM

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