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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06-22-2011 11:36 PM by pommy

Guys how many of us get splinters in our hands daily well i have just come ou...

15 06-29-2011 08:18 PM
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Kids, Don't Try This at Home

06-14-2011 05:20 PM by wb8nbs

This drifted by in the mail stream today.

8 06-25-2011 05:25 AM
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Dust Collection -- Is this a bad idea?

06-24-2011 05:08 AM by felkadelic

I’ve been considering building a separator box for my dust collection s...

4 06-25-2011 04:22 AM
View lilredweldingrod's profile

Riving knife or blade guard lock...

06-06-2011 10:17 PM by lilredweldingrod

I just learned something new about my new Grizzly G0690 table saw. I am assum...

3 06-15-2011 06:42 PM
View simmo's profile

Tablesaw Sled Safety

05-21-2011 09:31 PM by simmo

Hi All , using my sled earlier it occurred to me that if I fitted a lever ope...

4 06-14-2011 10:00 PM
View Douglas's profile

Air Filtration - converting a Rockler 3/4 HP DC

05-25-2011 06:28 PM by Douglas

I’ve been woodworking for about a year, and as I do, read, and learn mo...

5 06-11-2011 05:33 AM
View Philip's profile

Cabinetry firm fined $50K in amputation

05-10-2011 06:35 PM by Philip

Should the company be fined for the workers stupidity? The safety equipment ...

21 05-26-2011 04:38 AM
View papadan's profile

Ba$tard Is Dead

05-02-2011 05:33 AM by papadan

Osama bin Laden IS dead and we have his remains. Our ground troops got him!

112 05-25-2011 08:16 PM
View zfrme66's profile

Rifing knife for General Table saws (The older ones)

05-19-2011 05:53 PM by zfrme66

Does anyone know if General or anybody else makes a rifing knife for an older...

7 05-24-2011 09:14 PM
View pete79's profile

Strangers in the Shop

04-23-2011 12:56 PM by pete79

I just thought of this yesterday and can’t get it out of my head. I so...

47 05-21-2011 04:48 PM
View Kali2024's profile

Avoiding kickback on a table saw??

05-15-2011 05:26 PM by Kali2024

Ok im about to start building some columns to divide two rooms AND am going t...

18 05-21-2011 09:10 AM
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Wife Pregnant...Any Alternatives to WD-40 or Mineral Spirits?

05-16-2011 02:31 AM by StainedSlippers

Hi all,New member here and need some help. I just recently bought the Grizzl...

23 05-17-2011 02:59 AM
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04-28-2011 04:58 PM by NBeener

For those who didn’t know … a tornado swept through Alabama, over...

24 05-14-2011 01:02 PM
View houston45's profile

Respirator - this one is very unique as it works on guys with beards and goteas

05-02-2011 02:30 AM by houston45

Hi everyoneI have a shop myself where I mostly make cabinetsI came across thi...

6 05-13-2011 04:01 AM
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The Ten Commandments Of The Wood Shop

04-29-2011 10:04 PM by MrWoodworker

While keeping the rules of the Wood Shop is a serious matter, I hereby offer ...

6 05-12-2011 01:26 AM
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05-08-2011 04:45 PM by hObOmOnk


2 05-10-2011 01:40 PM
View rogerw's profile

our annual pilgrimage: a humbling experience

05-08-2011 03:49 PM by rogerw

In my neck of the woods we are fortunate to be one of the stops of the travel...

3 05-09-2011 06:28 AM
View Bertha's profile

Please look at this subpanel! Need help!

04-26-2011 02:12 PM by Bertha

LJ’s, I’m not trying to start yet another electrical argument but...

37 05-07-2011 02:30 PM
View woodcrafter47's profile

How many wear rings in shop ?

09-03-2010 08:31 PM by woodcrafter47

I was noticing that quite a few wood workers out there are wearing rings and ...

113 05-04-2011 06:51 AM
View Gene Howe's profile


04-13-2011 08:08 PM by Gene Howe


11 04-29-2011 10:10 PM

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