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04-17-2015 04:08 PM

Website for fonts and\or .crv files - 3 replies

I have owned my shark for over a year & bought it mainly to personalize my woodworking projects like boxes. Over Christmas I was able to draw up my first cribbage board & have made 3 for gifts so far. I know I have only scratched the surface on what I could accomplish with this CNC router. I have a good friend retiring at the end o...

04-07-2015 04:33 AM

Bailey no. 7 blade question - 6 replies

I inherited a Bailey #7C jointer (Type 11) that is in need of some T.L.C. to get in proper working order. The markings on the blade are “J.S. MILLER”. I have searched for a reference but can’t find anything. Can any of the experts in LJ land tell me about this blade? Thanks in advance. Bill in MI

10-07-2014 06:38 PM

Exterior Sign Questions - 3 replies

I want to use my CNC router to make an address sign for a coworker & was looking for some advice. I don’t have a lot of experience working on projects that are for outdoor use. I plan on using edge glued pine boards to get the desired width I want – I am assuming TiteBond III is acceptable, or is there a better choice? I will be paint...

01-28-2014 04:28 PM

Woodworking Show Coming to Detroit - 1 reply

I don’t know if all you Michiganders were aware that 2 dates have been added for The Woodworking Show in Novi, Feb14-15. Bill in MI

10-05-2012 11:23 AM

Frankenplane help - 7 replies

This is an e-bay purchase from a few years ago that I am just now getting some time to possibly derust & clean up. When I follow the dating flow charts it looks like a No. 4-Type 8 from 1899-1902 but the problem I am running into is the lever cap. It doesn’t look like any Stanley I have seen, or can reference. It has a distinct pa...

02-03-2012 12:44 PM

help with wood i.d. - 4 replies

A coworker brought in a piece of wood that I couldn’t identify. My fingernail could leave a slight impression & it doesn’t feel as dense as most hardwoods. Any ideas ?

12-22-2011 08:17 AM

help with wood i.d. - 7 replies

I am a novice & have planed some salvaged palet stock for some future box projects. I was wondering if any of the experts out there could help with identifying the wood type ? 1st 2 pictures are the same board, last 2 are a different board. Thanks in advance. o.k. I’m convinced the 1st was butternut. i took 3 n...

11-11-2011 05:45 PM

Help with identifying wood type - 4 replies

I have been viewing Lumberjocks for over a year, what a great website ! I acquired a piece of hardwood 1” X 6” X 36” & have tagged it for a project. I am very much a weekend warrior to this hobby & need help identifying the wood type that I have. I have attached a few pictures, any help is appreciated.

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