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09-23-2013 04:41 AM

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

06-23-2013 03:15 AM

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

04-20-2013 11:23 PM

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

02-21-2013 04:42 AM

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?

12-27-2012 06:05 AM

Best woodworking gift? - 3 replies

what was your favourite woodworking gift that you got this Christmas?mine was a subscription to WOOD magazine

11-23-2012 05:20 AM

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...

11-12-2012 09:01 PM

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

11-03-2012 06:42 PM

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...

09-03-2012 04:58 AM

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...

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