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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Calling All Electricians

2203 days ago by Brad

I just recently moved into a new rented house. The garage outlets are laid ou...

17 2191 days ago
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Shaper vs Router table

2386 days ago by Nicky

I’ve been using a router table for many years but have always hated the...

12 2195 days ago
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ouch.. kickback.

2223 days ago by Ads

Hi, I haven’t done many projects where I’ve needed to rip lumb...

12 2200 days ago
View Joey's profile

It's was bound to happen

2339 days ago by Joey

While i was planing some cherry that i got from a local wood mill last year, ...

17 2203 days ago
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Safety Glasses are not enough!

2213 days ago by trifern

This is a reminder that safety glasses are not enough protection while workin...

15 2210 days ago
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Doctor Removes 2.5 Inch Nail From Man's Head With Claw Hammer

2270 days ago by Toolz

Ouch! Nailgun hose got tangled and fired on its own.

6 2212 days ago
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Saw guard systems - show and tell

2248 days ago by hcbph

How many of you have a tablesaw that looks like this, an exposed blade and no...

4 2218 days ago
View ilovewoodworking's profile

non-toxic and non-allergenic woods, anyone?

2223 days ago by ilovewoodworking

Hello all. I’ve been using several different exotic woods for small sculpt...

7 2222 days ago
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Worst than Jewelry in the shop, Cell Phones, while working!

2237 days ago by Taigert

The dumbest thing I ever seen was a guy answering his phone while running sto...

11 2235 days ago
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And important message about "safetry"

2240 days ago by Bob #2


2 2240 days ago
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2252 days ago by Tony

Hi gals n guys, there is a lot of talk recently about safety in the work shop...

13 2243 days ago
View Sac's profile

Never assume it is square.

2252 days ago by Sac

I am sure many of you have experienced this crazy phenomenon. The saw gets ou...

9 2245 days ago
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Putting together a first aid kit

2255 days ago by Hrolfr

Ok guys I am putting together a real first aid kit for my little shop in lig...

15 2245 days ago
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One week report

2248 days ago by Don Newton

Well…’s been about a week since I joined this group, and I be...

2 2248 days ago
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Storing Chemicals

2307 days ago by damnHippie

Can anybody recommend a good way to store chemicals in the shop? I have a fe...

4 2267 days ago
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Help me make my table saw safe.

2276 days ago by mattm

Greetings, and I apologize if this has been covered before. Anyway, I am bot...

13 2272 days ago
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Oops --- never thought I'd be in this category

2274 days ago by Betsy

I pride myself on being very safety conscious – not only in the shop &#...

5 2274 days ago
View Calgirl's profile

HELP PLEASE Sound Proofing Dust Collector & Compressor Noise

2526 days ago by Calgirl

Can anyone give advise on how to sound proof a little room containing the dus...

10 2277 days ago
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2331 days ago by MAYTAG

Hello All, I just acquired a new table saw and planer. I intend on using t...

4 2278 days ago
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Dewalt Tablesaw Recall

2280 days ago by FrankA

Dewalt is recalling some of there model DW744 job site table saws. I thought ...

3 2279 days ago

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