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|247 days ago||
Dentist Drill Help - 13 replies
My #2 son gave me an old Emco dentist’s drill, motor and everything is fine and my dentist showed me how to put bits in, but the max size is 7/64ths, leaving me unable to use anything but the wee bits his predacessor gave me.I’d like to be able to use the standard 1/8th Dremel type bits for engraving and carving.Anyone have thoughts ...
|1020 days ago||
Multi Tools, Love or Hate ? - 19 replies
I thought this could be an interesting one. Multi purpose hand tools, ones that have two or more functions.Some have been around for over a century, some apear and disapear just like Christmas wrapping. The box tool. On the left a Bridgeport Hardware #99 Tomahawk, well used and likely early 1900’s. On the right todays version, st...
|1037 days ago||
A Vice aid - 5 replies
I’d meantioned this in a different forum, now with my own camera I can follow through.An idea borrowed from the Veritas, Tucker vice.It works with the Record quick release vice, or clone as I have, and should be adaptable to ther styles as well.. The release is linked to the small bloc you can see the eye bolt in. I crawled under t...
|1328 days ago||
wheelchair F-Y-I - 8 replies
The February issue of Woodworkers Journal’s out and has a wheelchair woodworker and his shop,plus some info on the General line of wheelchair hight tools. They say the price is the same as their regular line .