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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Using ASTM 3034 - SDR35 - PVC Piping in Clearvue DC System

12-14-2013 12:11 AM by MJCD

I’m upgrading my DC system to a Clearvue CV1800, and am researching Duc...

30 08-17-2017 12:24 AM
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Slippery Floor

08-15-2017 12:49 AM by John

I have a small shop, 12×16 I built myself. The problem I’m having ...

7 08-15-2017 12:16 PM
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Dust Collection Hose

08-09-2017 03:22 AM by vintagecraftsman

Hello everyone. I was online today looking for some 4” dust collection...

4 08-09-2017 12:57 PM
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Dust collection fiber barrels

08-08-2017 05:46 PM by JamesG2222

I hope this is an OK spot to post this first post. I am trying to add a the...

4 08-09-2017 02:24 AM
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Hearing Protection - What do you do?

06-03-2017 04:12 PM by EricLew

Hey Jocks, I wanted to ask, What is your opinion on hearing protection? Th...

39 08-08-2017 08:33 PM
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Best Respirator for sawdust

01-02-2017 02:53 PM by TheLumberShop

I am getting to the point that I am tired of using those $4 white masks with...

19 08-08-2017 12:50 AM
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Respirator w/ full Faceshield for Beards

12-29-2008 10:09 PM by pitchnsplinters

I have had a difficult time finding a respirator that seals decently for a gu...

10 08-07-2017 09:47 PM
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Cutting Tenons on the TS

08-03-2017 10:49 PM by Joel J

I am wanting to cut some 1/4” wide/thick tenons in cedar fence picket m...

5 08-06-2017 05:47 PM
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Fire Safety to consider!

07-22-2017 04:25 PM by Just_Iain

Now fire safety was previously covered in:

1 07-23-2017 01:29 AM
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Another, home made, shop air cleaner. It blows big time!

01-20-2013 02:35 PM by b2rtch

Trying to fight the dust in suspension the air in my shop I decided the make ...

45 07-20-2017 05:16 PM
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sup panel hook up

07-12-2017 03:39 PM by bshaff

I do not know if this is the correct place to post this.I want to know if I c...

24 07-15-2017 11:06 PM
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safety in using exposed saw blades

07-12-2017 08:47 AM by WAPY

Hi everybody,I’m still a newbie here on LJ and enjoying a lot.I’m...

15 07-13-2017 11:24 AM
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How do you feed past the safety wheels?

07-07-2017 01:46 AM by Madmark2

How do you get a push stick past? Is this really a ‘safety’...

26 07-13-2017 12:39 AM
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Let's be careful out there...

07-11-2017 03:11 PM by nkawtg

A friend of a friend lost two fingers above the knuckle yesterday doing a dad...

15 07-13-2017 12:36 AM
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My house almost burnt down today do to cedar wood dust.. watch out..!!

10-08-2013 02:29 PM by Bsigns

We got woke up to people banging on our front door in the early AM today good...

68 07-07-2017 04:04 PM
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dust collection

06-30-2017 01:56 PM by Really

Hi guy’s new to this forum, I know that this has been an on going topic...

6 06-30-2017 06:22 PM
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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
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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
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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

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