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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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
View richgreer's profile

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
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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
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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
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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
View Greedo's profile

days when you feel youre gonna get injured.

01-11-2011 10:24 PM by Greedo

am i the only one who occasionally has this feeling where you just know somet...

18 01-14-2011 10:30 AM
View Gary Lucas's profile

See chicken fed to tablesaw

01-12-2011 08:15 AM by Gary Lucas

See Roy Underhill feed chicken to a Sawstop tablesaw Link is http://www.yout...

3 01-12-2011 04:59 PM
View TJ65's profile

Polyurethane safety question

01-04-2011 11:56 AM by TJ65

Recently one of the Lj’s posted a question about the saftey of oils, va...

11 01-05-2011 04:53 PM
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I found this spray paint respirator

12-29-2010 10:43 PM by sandhill

“ It has the option of getting replaceable cartridge that can be use...

11 01-03-2011 06:40 AM
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Candle Fire

12-31-2010 03:54 AM by Bob42

My wife, son and I went yesterday to visit our former Pastor for Christmas in...

7 01-02-2011 10:50 PM
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Are you ready?

12-26-2010 06:15 PM by b2rtch

I read “Fine WoodWorking”. In one of the latest issue it was a...

7 12-27-2010 07:45 AM
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Ryobi Table Saw Recall

12-16-2010 06:30 AM by Lifesaver2000

Saw this this afternoon on a local news program. Haven’t seen it menti...

1 12-18-2010 06:42 AM
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Router Kickback w/Bosch Ogee Bit

12-17-2010 06:15 PM by efsavage

I was trying to use a brand new 3/4” ogee bit on the edge of a cribbage...

4 12-17-2010 08:22 PM
View Close's profile

Keeping Garage Warm

11-30-2010 12:22 AM by Close

Ok I’m in Georgia And I teilling you its cold today. I work in a two ca...

48 12-15-2010 09:39 PM
View Shamus's profile

Had a bit of a scare last night. Smoke!

12-11-2010 03:26 AM by Shamus

I just got lucky.I recycle a lot of hardwood plank flooring. Typically half o...

14 12-11-2010 09:37 PM
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Bench Cookies and Dust Collectors

11-30-2010 05:21 AM by DaveConry

Just in case you were wondering…...yes a dust collector will suck up a ...

4 11-30-2010 09:55 PM

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