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12-15-2017 12:39 AM

Order Compeleted - 12 replies

I have not see a posting of a finished commission order so here goes. I have a (friend/customer) who gives me a nice order before Christmas every year. This year he requested two of the “I Have Secrets” boxes, eight all wood folding knives w/four of them made like a baseball bat and eight inlayed display boxes for them. They ...

11-06-2017 01:22 AM

Selling at Craft Bazaars - 34 replies

After years of dabbling with selling at Craft Bazaars I have finally found some success. My set up has continually gotten better and now seems to be neat and professional looking. This last weekend we displayed at the Fort Knox, Ky Christmas Bazaar. When you walked into the room we were in, this is what you see. Part of the RH side of our booth...

12-22-2016 12:56 PM

Christmas - 6 replies

Wishing all the world of Lumber Jocks a very MERRY CHRISTMAS.

07-05-2015 11:51 PM

more shop flooring questions - 6 replies

Hello again Been thinking of covering my shops concerte floor with a new to me product. It is a polymer tile from Modutile a USA company with many really good reviews. Tiles are 12 ” x 12 ” x 1/2 ” thick and have a ribbed bottom for ventilation and drying. Like so many of this type tile they have looped connectors and would ...

10-29-2014 11:35 PM

Flat Jaw Extensions-- Home made - 10 replies

I have a set of flat jaws which will hold 8 inch bowls for finishing the bottom which work well. A few months ago found myself wanting to do some larger plates and bowls. Did not want to wait, or to pay the price for flat jaw extensions. I have some heavy aluminum alloy road signs given to me by our state hwy road crews. These are very rigid and...

09-04-2014 12:19 AM

Need a slippery surface - 11 replies

HELP-I’ve had a problem off and on for a long while. I make some projects which have moving parts which are nestled into rebates and others that are held together with rare earth magnets. The tolerances are pretty close. I’ve used several different finishes such as clear spray enamel, shellac, poly and lacquer. I notice the problem m...

04-24-2014 12:08 PM

search button - 4 replies

as of this morning 7:30 am Ky. time when trying to use the search for a couple projects it does not load the infro. when a subject is entered and the search icon is clicked the screen message says loading and shows a very short (1 or 2 seconds) glance at the requested infro then immediately only shows the main advertisement (slot...

12-19-2013 12:18 PM

Merry Christmas - 7 replies

I cannot think of a better way to reach so many people who help me so much every day. MERRY CHRISTMAS to all LJ ladys and gentlemen.

12-02-2013 12:33 AM

C A Glue containers - 14 replies

As may of you do I use 3 or 4 different ca glues and like them very much. Now to my question which may seem trivial. When using the thinnest ca glue the nozzle tip clogs with every use and as I’m sure you know it is a PITA to get it open. I don’t know if there is a brand that has cured this problem. I will be watching to hear your a...

07-15-2013 05:33 PM

What would you use? - 9 replies

Made a couple canes for a veteran friend. Have a problem with the finish. It is a little hard to explain because when he picks them up they seem to be completely dry. In just a few days time they feel a bit sticky and sometimes the finish seems to gum up a bit and collect moisture like from users hands and finish seems to be dirty. A little hist...

06-17-2013 11:35 AM

woodworker needed for Baltimore, MD - 1 reply

Hello,Looking for a serious woodworker in Baltimore area to talk with our friends about building a rather large mantle/shelf.As we live in Ky. the distance is the reason for looking for you. PM if you would like to talk with the party.Thanks

05-13-2013 11:20 PM

1 3/4 HP motor for Craftsman Pro Saw - 3 replies

This is a recently repaired 1 3/4 hp-3450rpm- motor from a 22124 Craftsman Pro table saw. About 3 years ago the motor stopped on my saw. As I was really busy at the time I had to order a new one. Just got around to fixing the take-off. There was a capacitor wire rubbing the housing and was worn thru. Repaired that and adjusted the ce...

09-12-2012 12:44 AM

Delta Parts - 7 replies

I am in the need of a drive belt (cog belt) part #1346364 for a Delta model 31-695 6×48 sander. I searched many sites for one in stock. Seems I cannot find the right place to buy one. Suggestions please. Thanks

02-24-2012 01:45 AM

Scroll Saw Dust Collection - 5 replies

As I like to catch all the dust possible at the source I came up with this collector assembly for the scroll saw. !Make a swivel stand with a base to fit onto your saw table and attach with a bolt and a wing nut. At the top of the stand attach a hose retainer part like in the picture and attach it with a bolt and a wing nut which allows i...

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