lew's Forum Topics

  • Advertise with us
View lew's:homeworkshopprojects (73)blog (30)reviews (6)forum topics (116)buddies (106)favorites (84)activity logWatch
14 days ago

Need An Idea - 16 replies

My brother and his wife asked me to build them a “remote caddy”. My first reaction- No Problem! But, again, I think I allowed my mouth to override my a$$. This is the design they wanted. It is about 4”W x 6”L x 4”H. I thought, I could create the layers- with holes- and them glue them together. Sanding perf...

24 days ago

Mahogany For Sale - 4 replies

Just heard about this reclaimed wood $5 bdft to $6.50 bdft Contact Brad Hawes at Just might have to make some mahogany rolling pins

45 days ago

Missing Member - 2 replies

Anyone else find it odd that A-1 Jim hasn’t posted anything in 27 days?

126 days ago

Need Hinges - 11 replies

Anyone ever seen this style of hinge available

134 days ago

Sara Jane Smith (Elisabeth Sladen) Has Passed - 7 replies

My favorite Dr. Who’s companion- Sara- has passed away. She appears in my avatar. RIP- Ms. Sladen. As a time traveler, her passing is as relevant today as the day she moved into a new dimension.

183 days ago

Pen Kits Made In The USA - 14 replies

Does anyone know of a source for pen kits that are made in the USA? I have heard that LazerLines does this. Is there anyone else?Thanks in advance.Lew

219 days ago

Nate Meadows - 11 replies

Folks,I received this from our member, Nate Meadows, in part- “I am afraid that once again we r in the hospital. Only this time I am sitting in the patient bed. I just cam out of a CT scan and am waiting to hear from the surgeons. I have something going on in my abdomen, they thought appendicitis but it looks like it is something else! ...

332 days ago

Competition for Izzy - 2 replies

Ran across this site- Wonder what would happen if Izzy and this guy got together??

377 days ago

At Least You Are Getting Credit - 24 replies

Ran across this site yesterday, a lot of Lumberjock stuff listed their with links back to here-

446 days ago

The Patriot Woodworker - 15 replies

The Patriot Woodworker site is now at- copy and paste the link to make it work?? Sorry about the non working link. Maybe LJ’s doesn’t support this type of URL?? It will work if you click, drag to highlight and copy and then paste into a new tab/window. Lew

462 days ago

Broken Bandsaw - 7 replies

Anyone know where I might get a replacement part for a 14” Bridgewood bandsaw? I broke the “support” that holds the upper guide blocks and thrust bearing. I could replace it with a Carter product but they cost about half as much as the bandsaw did originally. ThanksLew

498 days ago

S4S Lumber For Sale - 2 replies

Just trying to help a fellow Pennsylvanian—- This guy is in Mansfield, PA.. Zip Code 16947

508 days ago

Need some help - 5 replies

I’ve looked through all 178 pages of projects labeled “toys” and can’t find a toy I thought was posted here. I’m looking for a picture of a toy that looks like a woodpecker on a pole. It has a spring to mount the bird to a slider. When “activated”, the bird appears to climb down the pole. Thanks in...

665 days ago

It's Charles Neil's Birthday - 6 replies

Happy birthday, Charles!

791 days ago

Re-Purposing Pallets - 8 replies

Just received this in an email from Andy's EZwoodshop. Just reposting it here for your consideration. Ever build something from a wood pallet? I remember all the buzz about pallet furniture from a couple years ago, but apparently it’s still going strong today, especially with some of the newer photo sharing sites like Pinterest. I’...

792 days ago

Ha, Ha, Ha Annebabygirl Wants Me!!! - 7 replies

Go ahead, be jealous, all of you!

874 days ago

Email from Woodgears - 4 replies

Fellow LJ’sJust received this email from WoodGears- pasting it here: Someone has (somehow) obtained part of the mailing list for and sent out an email pretending to be me trying to peddle the 16,000 woodworking plans Ted’s woodworking fraud. The email was titled “16,000 Woodworking Plans and Projects” Rest...

939 days ago

Help With Project Photos - 7 replies

A light tent on the cheap- Lew

956 days ago

Internet Piracy - 7 replies

Anyone who uses Lumberjocks should check out this site- Lew

1012 days ago

Spalted Maple Question - 14 replies

A friend gave me a large piece of spalted maple. It would make a couple of beautiful bowls/platters. My question is- because the wood is very soft and “pithy” should it be stabilized before I try to turn it? And if so, what is the correct procedure for stabilizing wood? Thanks in advance for any information. Lew

1 2 3 4 ... 6 next »
116 topics

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase