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04-12-2010 03:53 AM

what is a good mini lathe brand - 9 replies

i’m looking into getting a mini lathe i know nothing about them but thuoght i would give it a try and was wondering what you guys would recommend

04-08-2010 03:30 PM

finish for coasters - 1 reply

what would you recommend to put on coasters just poly?

04-08-2010 02:50 AM

end grain cutting board sanding - 4 replies

is it just me or does it take alot of hand sanding on a end grain boards. what sanding method do you guys use

04-07-2010 06:24 PM

how many coats or mineral oil - 7 replies

i made simple cutting board and had some questions about mineral oil. how many coats to use? do you wipe on and wipe off or do you leave it on and let it soak in? do you sand between coats?

03-27-2010 04:47 AM

what kind of finish for oak? - 6 replies

i have been trying some different things on oak i just want some opinions sould i use some type of oil then top coat with poly or skip the oil and just use poly.and what sould i use on walnut

03-25-2010 04:01 AM

dado blade - 15 replies

what is a good dado blade that won’t break the bank i don’t mean to be a cheap a$$ but man times are hard

03-22-2010 03:16 AM

poly over blo - 6 replies

i know this is a dumb question but can you poly over blo

03-22-2010 02:56 AM

table saw top - 4 replies

what is a good spray to protect your table saw top from rust

03-22-2010 12:03 AM

what does quater sawn mean? - 19 replies

what does quater sawn mean?

03-21-2010 10:41 PM

wood grain and pore filler - 3 replies

i am new to the finishing part of woodworking. when do you use wood filler to fill the grain and pores. and do you have to do it?

03-18-2010 06:31 AM

wipe on poy - 9 replies

do you use wipe on poly like an oil finish wipe on and wipe off or do you leave it on

03-18-2010 06:29 AM

shop vac. as dust collection question - 2 replies

i have a 4.5 hp vac. with a 1 1/2 hose should i change it out to a 3 or 4 in hose i would plug the existing hole and just make a bigger hole for the bigger hose

03-15-2010 03:04 AM

a question about tung oil - 15 replies

when using tung oil how many coats would you recommend and how often do you reapply

03-14-2010 10:12 PM

dust collection - 5 replies

i’m looking into getting some kind of dust collection system right now i use a shop vac. i thought about makeing a home made cyclone. will this help with the filtter on the shop vac. it always getts stopped up with real fine dust or should i just get a dust collection system something cheap but good baby steps upgrade little at a time the ...

03-13-2010 01:37 AM

what is the best finish for a cutting board - 11 replies

i am attempting to make a cutting board just not sure what the best finish is

03-12-2010 06:14 AM

scroll saw blades - 14 replies

i am fairly new to scroll sawing. i need some help with blade selection. what blade should i use to cut 3/4 walnut i am making bracelets and 1/2 hickory and what speed should i use

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