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09-25-2014 01:41 AM

Grizzly G1036 slow speed grinder are Rikon 80-805 ssg - 3 replies

Can’t wait to start turning wood for the 1st time, the guy I bought the lathe from said I will need a slow speed grinder for gouges etc. So I am looking at these 2 slow speed grinders.Anyone familiar with these grinders likes & dislikes would be much appreciated.Thx ev1

08-13-2013 06:51 AM

*Upholstery * - 1 reply

Hi ev1 Needing upholstery work done on a victorian love seat.Willing to drive 150mi from St.Louis,Mo. for reasonable rate!Can send pics if you have email address Thx Gary

04-19-2011 09:23 PM

Work - 5 replies

I can’t seem to find work, i guess at the age 50 there is just not enough jobs out there where i live.I’m willing to relocate because i am probably going lose my home anyway.Please email me at if you have any openings willing to start at the bottom i will need training. Thank You all! Gary

03-30-2011 11:51 PM

Hand Saw, Nib - 8 replies

I recently discovered a couple of old hand saws my dad left me. They must have been my grandfathers because he did carpentry work. One is a H.Disston & Sons rip saw with thumb hole the other is a Richardson Bros. saw.They’re used up pretty good, i put brasso polish on them so i could make out the brand names,and paste wax to bring back...

03-09-2011 08:21 PM

Hand Saws - 2 replies

I was just wondering if any LJs could tell me if hand saws from Richardson Bros. Newark, N.J. are worth?

02-24-2011 07:57 PM

Tools - 3 replies

I have some woodworking tools for sale i live just outside of the St. Louis, Mo. area and i can take pictures of items for sale and email them to you but don’t know how to post pictures on this website. Thanks, Gary #1. Vintage table saw 8” diameter blade left tilt. needs splitter all new bearings, machined pulleys, link belt, or...

02-13-2011 01:40 PM

Planes - 5 replies

I recently sold my sjorbergs workbench to a man who owned a tool & die shop. I was excited to deliver it there to see his shop, because in a past life i was a cnc machinist and thought maybe i could get a job there. He greeted me at the dock door and asked if i would like to see his plane collection. There they were 100s of stanley baileys, ...

01-23-2011 02:34 PM

motor - 13 replies

Is it wrong to replace a american made ts motor with a foreign one? I need to replace a motor on my vintage table saw because the pulley shaft is bent and there is just too much vibration. Has anyone had good luck with chinese are twainese motors they are 1/2 the cost of a repair are replacement motor.

12-08-2010 12:41 AM

Table saw blades - 7 replies

Has anyone compared amana general purpose blades with forrest blades? amana blades are less expense what would you suggest.

11-23-2010 12:51 AM

Zero Clearance Insert - 5 replies

I was wondering if anyone has heard of using painters tape are playing cards as a way to make a cheap zero clearance table saw insert. My table saw insert is just 3/32 on this old saw.

11-17-2010 09:01 PM

Splitter - 3 replies

I am making a splitter for ts, does the splitter have to be the thickness of the blade? Splitter material is 1/32 in thicker then blade.

11-09-2010 01:36 AM

splitter - 2 replies

Hi everyone, I was wanting to make a splitter and guard for my vintage table saw. I found a website that shows pictures but i needed to ask more specific questions, does anyone know there email address, my computer does not let me link with them.Thank you

10-25-2010 01:23 PM

Vertical lathe attachment - 4 replies

I am looking for comments on using a vertical lathe attachment for a drill press? Is this good idea ? Should you just invest in a lathe. Grizzly has one # ( H8071) is this a safe way to turn? Thanks all LJ’s

10-21-2010 12:48 PM

Replace are Repair - 3 replies

Installed new machined pulleys on vintage craftsman table saw. I noticed the motor shaft is not running true, maybe it’s time to retire it after 62yrs. Has anyone replaced one of these? Should i save up for new motor instead? maybe more POWER! any good deals on the web? Thanks in advance for your suggestions.

10-18-2010 08:28 PM

Stacked dado - 3 replies

Hi everybody, I was wondering if anyone knows if a stacked dado, can be used on a 1948 craftsman contractor saw?3/4hp 5/8 in arbor. I have never done this, and would like to try some mortise and tenon work. Thanks!

09-30-2010 01:23 AM

Powermatic contractor's table saw - 9 replies

Hello everyone,I was wondering if anyone has used a powermatic contractor’s table saw? I needed to know there opinon of the table saw. likes/dislikes etc: thanks

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