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|1074 days ago||
New type of project selection - 9 replies
I was wondering if there could be a new selection for when you go to add a project. There is selections for bed bench bowl box cabinet carving chair chest clock frame furniture jig pen plane table toy tray workbench As you can see, there are 7 different types of furnit...
|1130 days ago||
Arizona get together a great success!!!! - 7 replies
Hi all! We had a great time at the Arizona LJ's picnic today. Had 7 LJ’s show up along with a couple of spouses. All in attendance were:ScrappyEddy, his daughter Cassie also an LJ, and his wife.DrAllredRandyMorterChefshep and his wife (a future LJ)johnnymo We talked wood and traded ideas. I helped explain the process for creating a s...
|1133 days ago||
Arizona Get together only 3 days away!!!!! - 4 replies
Looks like we are going to have a great time with about a dozen LJ’s and their spouses coming to the event. We will be at WoodCraft at3002 North Arizona Ave.Suite 12Chandler, AZ 85225Phone: 480-539-9663Fax: 480-539-7856 11Am to 3PM on Saturday the 25thWe will be having Subway , chips and soda. Lots of fun and sharing of ideas and in...
|1141 days ago||
Calling all Arizona LumberJock's!!!!!!!!!!!!! - 11 replies
Hello all! Looking to try again at an Arizona Picnic/get together. Did not have much turn out for the last one. We were at the Kiwanis park in Tempe and we were a little hard to find. I am checking into Woodcraft to see if they will let us use their class room. It will be air conditioned so we would be out of this wonderful 110 degree Arizona he...
|1249 days ago||
TOOL SCORE!!!! - 10 replies
I have been thinking about picking up a hand plane for a while now. Just never knew what would be a good price for one. There are sooo many out there and all different sizes for different uses. Well today I ran across these 2 planes at a swap meet. Got BOTH of them for $23.00!!!! Could not believe that was all the guy wanted. (well he wanted 20 ...
|1266 days ago||
Wood Gloat!! - 16 replies
Got a bunch of Claro Walnut from a friend of mine the other day. Could not believe how much wood he gave me. Very generous man. Here are some pics of most of it. Did not get pics of it all. Look at the grain in this stuff. Got some great turning blanks and pen/finial blanks also. Also got a couple of piece...
|1340 days ago||
Serving Tray Handles - 6 replies
Does anyone have a good supplier for Serving Tray Handles? I am looking for the kind that mount on the flat top surface and offset to overhang the edge of the tray. Preferably antique looking. The only ones I have found are about $30.00 EACH! Just a bit out of my price range.haha Thank You for any help. Scrappy
|1379 days ago||
Calling all Arizona LJ's - 5 replies
Lets have a PARTY!!!! Deputy Dawg just got to Arizona and needs help setting up his shop. How about we all get together and have a picnic at his place this saturday? I know it is short notice, but lets see how many of us can get there and give a fellow LJ a helping hand. It will be this saturday, Oct 23rd 8:00 AM Place: Buckeye Arizo...
|1392 days ago||
How Old is Your OLDEST Tool???? - 39 replies
I have a couple of tools that were passed down from my dad. I am not sure where he got them. I am just wondering, HOW OLD IS YOUR OLDEST TOOL? The first one is a H.Disston & Sons Hand Saw. The blade stores in the handle and is held in by a thumb screw. I remember dad using this to cut holes in sheet rock for receptacles and such. That ...
|1401 days ago||
Arizona LJ Picnic!!! - 7 replies
It’s that time of year again. Anyone interested in attending or hosting an Arizona Lumberjocks picnic? Lets see who is interested. Scrappy
|1475 days ago||
WoodTurnersCatalog.com Big sale! - 0 replies
If you need another lathe chuck or just need your first, this is the time to get one. Here is a link for the wood turners catalog sale. http://www.woodturnerscatalog.com/store/ChucksTeknatoolNovaMidiChucknovamidi?Partnerid=e183 They also have the Super Nova ll on sale http://www.woodturnerscatalog.com/store/ChucksTeknatoolSuperNova2S...
|1563 days ago||
Visit from Another LJ Mytoya - 7 replies
Got a visit yesterday, form another LJ Mytoya She was in town and stopped by for a visit and a little info on turning. Here is a pic of me and her. As you can see, we are both smiling a LOT. It was a lot of fun having another LJ stop by. We talked wood and turning and gardens, and kids, and craft shows and,,,,,,,you get the picture. It...
|1612 days ago||
Arizona LJ's Picnic a Great Success!!!!!! - 17 replies
Hello everyone! We had our LJ Picnic in Arizona yesterday (Feb 27th) and it was a great success! About 25 people came by total. We had a total of 9 LJ’s come in for a visit. Also several other people that heard about the picnic and stopped by to chat and have lucnh with us. A couple of walk-in customers from the store came by and we gave ...
|1620 days ago||
Arizona Picnic, 1 More Week!!!! - 1 reply
Calling al LJ’s in the Arizona are, Our LJ picnic is 1 week away. Feb 27th 10AM till 2PM Saturday. WoodWorkers Source645 W. Elliot Rd.Tempe, AZ 85284480-355-5090 Come one Come all and lets all have a lot of fun! Scrappy See Forum Topic here for more info.
|1632 days ago||
Craftsman Lathe Live Center - 16 replies
Anyone out there have a metal shop to play in? I need a new live center for my old crappy craftsman lathe. Cant afford a new lathe at this time and the bearing is going out on my live center. The problem I am haveing in buying one, is they are all Morris taper of one size or another. This lathe has a 1/2 X 20 male post on the end of the tail ...
|1632 days ago||
Thank You, LJ's - 2 replies
I wanted to thank everyone that voted for me in the Yin Yang contest. I was a lot of fun to get the creative juices flowing in a planned direction instead of just letting things happen. After seeing all the wonderfull entries, I did not think I stood a chance. Lots of beautifull work being done by all of you. I used a couple of new skills fou...
|1636 days ago||
Hey everyone. Calling all LJ’s in the Arizona / Southwest US area! We have a confirmation on a place for the Arizona Picnic. WoodWorkers Source645 W. Elliot Rd.Tempe, AZ 85284480-355-5090 JohnnyMo Got an OK form the manager for us to have our picnic on Febuary 27th. It is the last saturday of Feb. Have gotten answers from : Johnny...
|1647 days ago||
Arizona Picnic. Enyone interested? - 6 replies
Hi everyone. Thought I would put out a feeler and see if anyone was interested in another Arizona Picnic/Get together? This would be shooting for the last weekend in Febuary, Saturday, the 27th. Probably at the WoodWorkers Source in Tempe. The same person owns the north store and they treated us real good last November. If interested please p...
|1654 days ago||
Was just wondering if anyone else was going to the Arizona Association of Fine Woodworkers meeting takeing place on January 20th? It will be at WoodWorkers Source North Phoenix,AZ. (same place as our picnic last Nov.) I plan on attending and would like to meet up with other LJ’s there. Please drop a note here or PM me and we will make a...
|1668 days ago||
1 Year Anniversary and just over 2000 posts! - 13 replies
Well, I have hit my 1 year anniversary today. And just last week I hit 2000 posts! I would like to thank all the wonderfull people on this site. All of you have helped me to become a better woodworker. I have learned more in the last year then I ever thought I would. Your comments and suggestions have been very informative. It has been a grea...