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132 days ago

Dust cat ail filter - 13 replies

I search craigslist a couple time a week for deals. I’ve been looking for a great deal on a dust collector because my current collector isn’t powerful enough to do anything but collect chips. I ran across this dust cat this weekend which is designed to filter the air in the shop. I’d never heard of it before but after a little ...

193 days ago

Bosch 1210 die grinder - 2 replies

Bosch model 1210 – Like new. Amazon sells it for $167. Asking $75 . I don’t have the original box Price doesn’t include shipping from 85233. Conus only, please.

194 days ago

Hand planes for sale - 1 reply

I’m selling some of my collection. I have the following planes for sale: Prices don’t include shipping from 85233 Stanley Bailey #31 24” long transitional jointer plane. Antique made in the mid 1800’s. $45 Stanley Bailey #28 transitional plane. $40 Stanley Bailey #26 antique transitional plane. Beautiful patina ...

195 days ago

14" radial arm saw blade. 1" bore - 3 replies

I don’t have a 14” Radial Arm saw so this blade needs to find a home. It’s a 14” diameter Amana 42 Tooth ATB blade. The blade is used and has been resharpened but I haven’t ever used it. It has typical discoloration of a blade that has been used, cleaned, sharpened and the teeth protected with the coating (plastic?)...

200 days ago

Oliver 166 bd jointer question - 0 replies

I’m considering getting one of these ol’ iron machines. It has a 480 volt motor and I don’t have 480 available. I can’t tell from the pictures I’ve seen if it’s a direct drive motor? if so, I’ll bet it’s not easy to change the motor. Anyone have any experience changing one of these?

250 days ago

Carving club near Tulsa OK? - 5 replies

Does anyone participate in any type of carving club/guild near Tulsa that they could recommend for a beginner? Thanks,

250 days ago

Woodworking frump? - 18 replies

I have been “working” on a bed project for months but haven’t made much progress. It’s almost turned into work instead of fun. I find that I’m not very motivated to complete it. I will finish it because I hate unfinished projects. Does this happen to you too?

250 days ago

How do you sharpen curved scrapers? - 7 replies

They’re handy tools when sharp but I can’t find any good information on sharpening them. How do you do it?

268 days ago

Best way to deal with nails in wood - 31 replies

I had an old black walnut tree cut down and slabbed into 9/4” thick planks. I have roughly 50 planks. The bandsaw found/cut a bunch of nails (ugh). I think the easiest way is is to cut out the sections of wood that contain nails. Unfortunately, that would leave me with some pretty short sections in some cases. Other ideas are: 1) ...

276 days ago

which tools would you use to do this carving - 3 replies

All, I want to do a relief carving. Never done one before. I want to make something similar to this in walnut. I’ve read a lot of theads about tools and it appears the overall consensus is only buy the tools you need to do the job at hand rather than buy a set. As far as brands go it seems that Pfeil, Hock and a few others are l...

292 days ago

Green and Green bed design help requested - 22 replies

This walnut bed is loosely copied from a bed Darrell Peart made. I’m just learning sketchup so some of the lines aren’t exactly where I want them but it’s close enough for a concept. I’m struggling with the footboard. Does it need something to fill in the opening of the footboard? Vertical slats? Metal posts? Other?...

299 days ago

Drawer slides / glides 22" - 1 reply

20+ pair. Knape and Vogt and other brands. 80% extension. some side mount and some bottom mount (on the bottom side of drawer edge). Gently used. Because of the weight I prefer Local pickup only. Gilbert AZ, 85233. $10 takes all.

299 days ago

I don't remember what this is used for. - 18 replies

Anyone have one? Can you tell me what tool it goes to? Thanks

310 days ago

Termites - 15 replies

There is a local walnut tree that ive considered removing and slabbing for furniture. I cut a branch off and i found termites. I don’t want to go to the trouble and expense if the termites have really caused damage. But, sometimes the holes and channels add character to the wood. Anyone else have experience with termites?

311 days ago

Good article to read - 1 reply

I ordered a copy of Woodwork winter 2010 to Darrell Peart’s table design. While skimming through the magazine I ran across an article by Andy Glantz called “Selling the experience”. He describes his methods to attract customers, handle the customer/client relationship, and market his craft. His method targets high-end cu...

315 days ago

acryliwood? - 5 replies

I’m interested in making some pen blanks. I see that some people use acryliwood. what is your experience with acryliwood compared to regular wood? Is there a source to buy the acrylic and process the blanks yourself? Has anyone tried it?

329 days ago

A new website for Euro Style machines is being created. - 5 replies

I love the lumberjocks website. It’s is the best web based platform I’ve seen to share ideas and pictures. But when I want to talk about Euro machines I tend to go elsewhere. A new website is being formed for those who have interest in Euro style machines like Felder, Minimax, SCMI…. Here is a link to the free site. BT...

333 days ago

Sherwin Williams vinyl sealer and cab acrylic top coat - 12 replies

I posted this in the trade forum but people reading this forum may be interested. Last week I purchased a gallon of each T67 F6 and T75 f16 . It was recommended by the SW rep as the most foolproof spray finish. I tested it with my gravity conversion hvlp gun and I like it. It can be applied with any delivery system. Unfortunately, the sma...

333 days ago

Sherwin Williams vinyl sealer and cab acrylic semi gloss top coat - 0 replies

Last week I purchased a gallon of each T67 F6 and T75 f16 . It was recommended by the SW rep as the most foolproof spray finish. I tested it with my gravity conversion hvlp gun and I like it. It can be applied with any delivery system. Unfortunately, the smallest qty they sell is 1 gal. I’m afraid it will go bad before I use it all. I&...

336 days ago

Respirator for spraying Sherwin Williams CAB acrylic lacquer? - 8 replies

I’m looking for a specific recommendation for a half mask respirator that will protect me while spraying T75 lacquer. I’ve done some research but the suggestions are generic like – read the msds and use an appropriate respirator. And when I read the respirator jargon it’s generic too. There are many options and none of...

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