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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Finger-saving requriement on all new tablesaws in sight?

02-10-2011 07:32 PM by ChuckM

According to a USA Today article, tablesaw safety in the United States is get...

8 02-15-2011 11:57 PM
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Setting Up Dust Collection

02-14-2011 02:42 PM by jackthelab

Hi Don’t know if this is the right forum but I am seeking advice fro...

10 02-15-2011 12:07 AM
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2 Questions

02-12-2011 04:40 PM by spunwood

One question I have posted in my new blog entry:

6 02-12-2011 06:53 PM
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"Hey Zeke, stop being curious and get back to making something in the workshop. :)"

02-02-2011 04:33 AM by Raftermonkey

Well I just got back from the ER after taking SOMEONE’S advice to get b...

25 02-11-2011 11:49 PM
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To cut or not cut , Good question

02-09-2011 09:08 PM by Walt M.

I like a lot of woodworkers really didn’t take high school shop or have...

9 02-10-2011 11:19 PM
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Dust Collector Combustion from Static... Myth or Reality?

01-30-2011 09:06 PM by steliart

I have been reading all this time all warnings about static build up in soil ...

49 02-07-2011 06:00 PM
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USA today article on saw safety

02-02-2011 03:24 PM by Craftsman on the lake

I’m the one who started this post and I think it’s run it’s...

59 02-07-2011 05:03 AM
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Rolling Blackouts -- No Powertools Today

02-02-2011 08:55 PM by HorizontalMike

I am in south Texas and have now had my second rolling blackout before noon w...

11 02-02-2011 09:47 PM
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Dad impaled with chisel - 3 year old son calls 911

02-01-2011 03:09 AM by 8iowa

19 02-02-2011 03:59 PM
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Clips Worth A Look

01-19-2011 11:03 PM by juniorjock

Discussions about the SawStop table saw seem to surface on this site very oft...

7 01-31-2011 03:49 AM
View lcwood's profile

DIY dust deputy - help needed

01-14-2011 01:17 PM by lcwood

I’m looking for help to make my own dust deputy the product looks nice,...

3 01-30-2011 09:50 PM
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Dust collection for a hand tool shop

01-21-2011 05:36 PM by brianl

A while back I moved into a two-family home and as a result had to put most o...

7 01-30-2011 09:47 PM
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How many of you use the Gripper and what is your assessment

09-11-2007 08:18 PM by Bob #2

The Grr- ripper is a rubber footed chunk of hi impact plastic with a fair to ...

27 01-28-2011 06:28 PM
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Equipment SAFETY tips: The Lathe

11-25-2010 02:45 PM by MsDebbieP

Safety in the shop tips; for the lathe. What are some tips to work safely ...

51 01-25-2011 01:29 AM
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How often do you wear hearing protection?

01-15-2011 11:54 PM by richgreer

I find the noise from my thickness planer to be almost uncomfortably loud and...

89 01-24-2011 08:05 AM
View AJchris's profile

Wear Lung Protection

01-17-2011 07:03 AM by AJchris

Hello my name is Andrew I am a newbie Woodworker. I love woodturning. I made ...

6 01-21-2011 05:09 PM
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TOOLs from back when ?

01-07-2011 03:41 AM by canadianchips

This photo is a sketch of the table saw my father made in 50’s. He ...

9 01-19-2011 07:52 AM
View AJchris's profile

Wear Lung Protection

01-17-2011 08:38 AM by AJchris

Hello my name is Andrew I am a newbie Woodworker. I love woodturning. I made ...

12 01-17-2011 06:18 PM
View poopiekat's profile

Really, now...Are ALL workplace accidents avoidable?

01-10-2011 02:00 AM by poopiekat

This is the bold statement of this province’s safety board! ALL Accide...

33 01-16-2011 01:32 PM
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1000 days on Lumberjocks

01-13-2011 06:26 PM by pommy

Well its 1000 days and fingers crossed no damage done yet have fun guys Andy

13 01-15-2011 01:20 AM

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