LumberJocks

JIM COLLINS's Forum Topics

  • Advertise with us
View JIM COLLINS's:homeworkshopprojects (7)blog (1)reviews (0)forum topics (4)buddies (1)favorites (0)activity logWatch
06-17-2014 12:22 PM

blade tensioner - 8 replies

I am in the process of making some picture frames. I made a sled to make the 45 degree cuts, and they are fairly nice but not perfect. I read somewhere about putting a blade tensioner on my table saw, but can’t seem to find what I need to take the wobble out of the blade. does anyone know of this?

05-27-2012 02:11 PM

Band saw - 15 replies

I am looking to buy a band saw. I don’t have the room or money for a big one so I am looking at a smaller one and was looking at the Craftsman 10 inch, or does anyone know of a better one that isn’t real expensiver? This is for mostly small projects 3/4 inch pine, but some hardwood as well.

02-04-2012 05:53 PM

band saw or scroll saw - 13 replies

I am making a flag box for my father and on the top and the door there is some curves and as I am new to woodworking I was wondering for these cuts should I have a band saw or scroll saw? I have a good jig saw, but will not attempt these cuts with that and thought that either one of those would be better and easier to use.

12-01-2010 10:28 PM

coffee and end tables - 7 replies

After the holidays are over I plan on making a coffee table and matching end tables. I am rather new to woodworking and I have thought about making the tables with drawers, but i have never done anything like mortise or any of the other stuff, in fact it scares the hell out of me, but I am determined to see this project thru. So if anyone has ...


DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase