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|304 days ago||
Going Huntin' - 4 replies
I am going hunting next weekend for mule deer, grouse and rabbits.Any other LJ’s that are going hunting this month?if so, what for? Mark
|396 days ago||
Wood Conditioner as a Finish? - 6 replies
Hi Everyone, I am working on a valet box made of maple, and I was wondering if you can use wood conditioner as a finish.It is oil based. This project wouldn’t receive a lot of hard use. I used it on a scrap piece and it looked good, but i was wondering the long term durability of it. Thanks,Mark
|459 days ago||
Finishing a bridge - 5 replies
right now my dad and i are working on a small bridge to go over my grandmas pond in her yardIt is to replace an old one made of pine that was unfinished.we are making a cedar one and i was wondering if there would be any finish that would increase the life of it, and not become really slippery when wet? Thanks for your help,Mark
|518 days ago||
If you had a hundred dollars... - 24 replies
if you had a hundred dollars to blow at KMS or anywhere else, what tool (or accessory) would you get with it?
|573 days ago||
Best woodworking gift? - 3 replies
what was your favourite woodworking gift that you got this Christmas?mine was a subscription to WOOD magazine
|607 days ago||
Mastercraft jointer? - 3 replies
This post is for those woodworkers in the great white north A while ago i decided i couldn’t live w/o a nice jointer and ive been looking for a whileat canadian tire theres a sale on right now on the mastercraft 6 1/8 bench top jointerit was 300 now 150does anybody have any experience with them and if so are they any good?I know mastercra...
|618 days ago||
best benchtop jointer - 8 replies
I’ve been looking at some bench top jointers for a while nowwhich is the best?the delta, i thought it would be good, but there are some reviews that say the table isnt flatthe craftsman, but i question the qualityor any others Thanks,Mark
|627 days ago||
solution for crappy TS fences - 8 replies
is your fence constantly not squaredoes it take you forever to set you ts fence, constantly checking, sliding and rechecking?here is the solution 1. raise your blade up a bit2. slide your fence over to the desired width(according to the fence next to the blade)3. take a sliding combo square4. put the sliding part into the miter gauge and slid...
|688 days ago||
Craft fairs - 6 replies
i have a craft fair that i am attending in november, but if i don’t start making stuff now, i will just keep putting it offdoes anybody have any ideas for little items (under $30 approx.) that doesn’t include the following items that I’ve already thought of… band saw boxesearringjewellery boxesfridge magnetscarvingsove...