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|172 days ago||
walnut dust problems - 30 replies
ive been having a more worse then normal allery problem this fall, and im trying to figure out what is causing it, my last project was made out of walnut and there was a lot of sanding involved, is there anyone here in lumberjocks who know if walnut dust can cause such a problem..would like to hear of it if so..thanks…grizz
|288 days ago||
wood working, and lumberjocks - 105 replies
i had a posting about an hour ago and took it off, well im going to say what i feel anyway, everyone else does, im not looking for any fights or problems, but i want to say that i want to see lumberjocks back to a more peaceable WOOD WORKING SITE, because that is what it is, it started out that way and forums with POLITICS and RELIGION were not ...
|337 days ago||
my fellow members of lumberjocks, i want to please appeal to you for the help of one of our own, and one who is a close personal friend of mine. Neil brooks, A.K.A. benner has been going through a three year injustice, which has now culminated into his arrest and release of a false charge and now faces a criminal charge, he has retained an attor...
|382 days ago||
holy snakes batman - 36 replies
well i just had to post this, its the very first time ive ever had this happen, im standing at my planer adjusting the head a bit lower and all of a sudden i see the front left post of my 15 inch delta moving, and holy cow, there is this cotton mouth swirling down and around the planer post…im not that afraid of snakes , but when its close...
|682 days ago||
what a nice surprise - 22 replies
i didn’t know that is new forum was now here, i have to say its nice knowing we have a place to talk openly about other things then just wood work, i appreciate those who made this decision and will enjoy some talk on other things besides wood work, ive missed chatting with a lot of you and hope everyone is doing well, i think some folks w...
|863 days ago||
i know that with the holidays most of us have been working on a lot of projects…weather they be a gift for someone or a new project for the house, i was hoping to see what those projects are and if there are any new wood working techniques that your using and how easy it was to learn it, i hope everyone had a good holiday and that the plan...
|967 days ago||
studio or shop - 66 replies
well, ive got this question and wanted to see how you wood workers feel, is your work space a studio or a shop…is one called one and the other something different all becuase we make a living from it or as a hobby, and if we call them a studio, would we maybe feel a different air to our work space…and maybe strive to improve our ski...
|991 days ago||
LUMBER JOCKS ANNOMINOUS - 74 replies
MY NAME IS GRIZZMAN, I AM ADDICTED TO THIS SITE…IM ON HERE ALL THE TIME….I HAVE TO SEE WHAT NEW PROJECTS HAVE BEEN POSTED…I HAVE TO SEE WHO IS ON AT THE MOMENT…I HAVE TO SEE WHO HAS POSTED A NEW SUBJECT..I HAVE TO SEE WHO HAS BOUGHT A NEW STASH OF LUMBER…MY NAME IS GRIZZMAN …IM ADDICTED TO LUMBER JOCKS…
|995 days ago||
grizzmans new look - 47 replies
well i have gone and did it…yes i have shaved…and thought i just as well get it out in the open and give anyone there chance at taking there shots at me..lol…so here is my mug…ugly as it is…it is what it is…so i knew it would show up sooner or later…so might as well pick the sooner….....now just re...
|1020 days ago||
wishing a fellow jock well - 36 replies
i wanted to mention here that one of our fellow jocks…Roger Clark has been going through some challenging health problems and was in the hospital for almost a week, and as far as i know right now is home, but still has more to face and i want to wish him well and hope i can get those of you who know roger to wish him well and say hello to ...
|1037 days ago||
new business "cleaning shops" will travel - 29 replies
as you enter your shop and scan around the room, the thoughts oh my…I’ll never get it done…..how long will this take….....uggg….i just cant do it…....wood dust everywhere…boards stacked…piled and laying in places they don’t belong…tools unorganized tools covered in dust…and not ju...
|1113 days ago||
a southern lumber jock picnic - 19 replies
hello there fellow jocks, i want to address the picnic that is trying to be organized. Ive heard from many of my fellow jock friends who will not be able to come, but i need to hear from the jocks who will come. its going to be held on the last Saturday in may, and it will be held here at my home, i have a large area for us to gather and for any...
|1123 days ago||
help with wood idenifacation - 32 replies
i was thinking this was mahogany, but when i planed it..then i wasnt sure…looks different to me then usual and would like some help on this one…thanks..!http://i768.photobucket.com/albums/xx330/grizzman/DSCF0004-2.jpg!
|1220 days ago||
ive got heat and my shop back - 39 replies
after a period of almost a month…ive got my shop back, and its heated…new stove pipe…and on the day this all happened…my cookies from rockler came..so now im up with the Jones…how about it…i liked them cookies so much…they go great with cold milk…im a happy grizz now…man i get cranky when i d...
|1223 days ago||
doesnt need to happen - 34 replies
i had a conversation with Gary in Texas,,,and hes a good man..in fact he called me to see how i was doing..and di some other great jocks…cabinetmaster called me and Karson called me , but in talking with Gary , he told me that don k in Oklahoma has left the site….i wondered on him because he and i had pm’ed each other once in a...
|1274 days ago||
gratitude our shops and our refrigerators - 10 replies
well i have to admit , after seeing k hops shop…i felt like was in a slump….but gave it though and my senses returned to me, i have been blessed with a 20×30 stand alone shop…...outfitted with high quality tools and plenty of room…and a lot of salvaged wood…, but one thing that happened while seeing his shop .....
|1286 days ago||
kicked out of home depot part 2 - 9 replies
well after being inspired by our friend lazy larry…there are two incidents that surffaced….the names have been changes…as always…to protect…..there are two good friends who seem to enjoy there episodes with beans…and have shared story’s as they have happened…..they even talked of creating a eatery ...
|1386 days ago||
saw blades - 6 replies
i dont know if this has been talked about or not, so i will just throw it out and see what you all think…i took my newer frued blades in to get sharpened by the gent who has been doing mine for a long timeand hes also my sawyer…but he said the carbide on the saw blades that come from europe is softer and dont hold up as well….....
|1398 days ago||
planer entertainment - 13 replies
well after 14 years of running my planer, i have done a stupid thing, but thought it would entertain some today…..have you guessed what it is…...ive never done this before, but after seeing my boards go in and then veer to the right and act like i had dull blades…....yes..it dawned on me that something was amiss…..have ya...
|1403 days ago||
table top question - 7 replies
i made a table out of red aromatic cedar and the top was sealed with polyurathane…the table was transported and got some moisture on it and when it got to its new home they noticed some warp in the top..my only thought was to lay it flat back on the base and either clamp it down or add some weight and hope it flatens…is there any ot...