|View interpim's:||home||workshop||projects (56)||blog (4)||reviews (2)||forum topics (105)||buddies (12)||favorites (27)||activity log|
|226 days ago||
Segmented Project Planner software - 6 replies
Hello everyone… i’ve returned finally after an 8 month deployment to the Persian Gulf. Now that I am home, I can get started on all the projects I dreamed up over those many months away from home. First on my planning board is a segmented vessel. I’ve got a preliminary drawing I want to go off of, but I would also like ...
|578 days ago||
Largest Wood Stockpile in the World - 2 replies
saw this today… can you imagine how many cutting boards we could get out of this LOL… http://gizmodo.com/5909847/you-have-never-seen-so-much-wood-in-your-entire-life/
|587 days ago||
bandsaw problems - 7 replies
I have the Ridgid 14” bandsaw, and I am having some fairly serious issues. The upper wheel is hitting the tracking adjustment mechanism, and is causing it to lose tracking, and is binding the wheel. I have tried shimming the upper wheel out with a washer, but it isn’t working. The adjustment portion is still hitting the edge of ...
|607 days ago||
Make oak look more like cherry? - 12 replies
I have been commissioned to build a small craft table for someone I work with, and She wants it to have a Cherry finish. We have agreed that the best bet is to use plywood for the carcass and top to cut down on overall costs. She has also mentioned she absolutely hates pine, and wants it with something else. I don’t want to spend more...
|625 days ago||
24" Omnijig $150 - 1 reply
I wish I could afford this right now… maybe someone else could get lucky. http://sandiego.craigslist.org/nsd/tls/2925127487.html
|650 days ago||
upgrades, remodels, etc... what can i get away with - 19 replies
With the wife and I talking about purchasing a new house in the near future, it has got me thinking over several things. One in particular is the very likely chance that I am going to have to get more power ran to the garage for my shop. So, what can I get away with doing without getting a permit? If I want to expand an electrical panel, an...
|651 days ago||
Bandsaw blade length, Question please - 14 replies
I purchased a new bandsaw blade the other day on the bay, and just received it today. It is a 105” 3/4 inch resaw blade. Well, It won’t fit my saw. I have other 105” blades that fit fine, but this one will not go on, no matter what I try.It is a Timberwolf blade that I purchased via a reseller on ebay, and he says that h...
|653 days ago||
New shop update - 1 reply
I did an update to my shop page today… if you get a chance check it out. This is my first video I’ve done for lumberjocks… I really don’t like the way I sound on video LOL. So, for my lumberjocks video debut
|653 days ago||
Tune up your Band Saw - 2 replies
Hey folks, I use my bandsaw quite a bit for many different operations, and recently have been having less than desirable results from it. So I did a complete table off re-alignment last night. Mostly my alignment was for the blade guide assemblies. I also did a table re-alignment, but there are other things you can do as well. The saw n...
|658 days ago||
Floors and Cabinets - 23 replies
I have a question, that probably should go on the home refurbers site, but it gets no traffic, so I figured I could ask here… hey, cabinets are wood :) So, my question is this. My wife and I are planning on buying a house, but there are going to be some upgrades required. We will want to replace the flooring in the house with an engin...
|660 days ago||
Avocado blanks - 3 replies
So, I posted some turnings made from avocado recently, and got quite a bit of questions about the wood. It is burned here in So. Cal. and really is limited to fairly smaller pieces… I think the biggest I’ve seen is around 12” in diameter. But, my question is: Do you think there would be interest in avocado wood bowl blanks...
|670 days ago||
Wood Magazines & Books - 17 replies
Hi folks, I have a few wood magazines and books I would like to clear out. I have about 60 Wood Magazine, about 10 Fine Woodworking, about 20 American Woodworker, and a couple of other woodworking related magazines. I would like to get $1 each for the magazines, and the books are priced below. As far as shipping goes, i’ll have to fi...
|690 days ago||
To bad i can’t get this, I’m headed to sea tomorrow morning, and wont be in town for the next week to snatch it up, but If any other SD woodworkers are out there. http://sandiego.craigslist.org/esd/zip/2813316547.html
|725 days ago||
Router exclusively for table use - 20 replies
hey folks, I want to get a router strictly for table use, and I plan on building an extension on my table saw to house this router. The list of routers out there are quite extensive, and to be perfectly honest, I haven’t really had much luck wading through the tons of information yet. So, as far as requirements go, here is what I th...
|745 days ago||
I am hoping you all can help me out with a design issue… I have been in the Navy for some time now, and I have a few hobbies besides woodworking that keep me fairly occupied. One of those is card collecting. I recently purchased a set of cards (20 in total) showing Navy ships from history. I would like to have a display for these...
|769 days ago||
help with flag and certificate frame/mounting - 3 replies
Hiya all… I’m in a bit of a conundrum on how to come up with a pleasing display for my Flag that was flown over USS Constitution, and it’s accompanying certificate. The certificate is on an 8.5×11 paper, and the flag is a smaller one, folded measuring 9” on the short sides and 13” across the long side. Ho...
|781 days ago||
So, I found a workbench on Craigslist today for $80, and got it assembled in my garage. I can’t find any markings on it that would identify it other than a stamp on the bottom which reads United brotherhood of carpenters and joiners of america, which hasn’t led to anything. It’s about 16 inches across and 6 feet long with 2...
|880 days ago||
Miller's Falls hand plane - 8 replies
Well, my mother purchased a Miller’s Falls hand plane for me at an antique store near her… I have no idea what type it is, because the only markings on the plane are “Made in USA” in front of the tote, and on the back side of the lever cap there is a “Patent Apld For” It is 18 inches long, and everythin...
|928 days ago||
Brass Screws that come with Box Hinges - 4 replies
So, today I was putting hinges on a box, and as usual I came pretty close to stripping the head out of the little brass screws that come with them. I know a lot of folks will get a steel screw the same size/threading as the brass ones, drill a pilot hole, and tighten then remove the steel screw in every hole. Now wouldn’t it be nice ...
|934 days ago||
Raffle for a good cause! - 4 replies
Hello fellow LJ’s I’ve been here on this forum for quite some time now, and have found it to be one of the greatest communities on the internet I have been involved with. With that being said, this probably the only site I feel comfortable sharing this story with. My Grandmother is on a fixed income, and has had my Uncle and h...