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11-09-2014 11:20 PM

two new podcasts are up this week join us as we interview Megan Fitzpatrick of popular woodworking - 4 replies

Daniel and I get the lowdown on where the magazine will be going after the exodus. And how the magazine will use this to its advantage. Join us

11-03-2014 06:03 AM

Lumberjocks Christmas special 15% off for all purchases made till jan 1 2015 - 0 replies

My new store is going to open after the first of the year we were supposed to open this month but a battle with city hall has me sitting on lots of inventory I need to move. Right now I am selling the Muscle chuck for seventy two ninety five today till Jan 1 2015 you can get your chuck for 62.00 including freight reducers are also available call...

10-13-2014 04:57 AM

After weeks of planning and negotiation our new podcast has gone live I hope your able to join us - 13 replies

For weeks I talked to the other founder of this old workshop and we came to terms to do a new podcast on woodworking everything from selecting the right wood for a new project to finishing. The show will also have guests and you can be involved by giving us your ideas for future shows you want to hear about I do hope you will tune in as we relea...

08-10-2014 05:41 PM

You all know I am always on the lookout for tallent and people to blog as experts on thisoldworkshop - 0 replies

Well I have a new blogger and you have to check out her work I is just awesome. Its the best work I have ever seen that is not in a gallery or Museum. Please take a few minutes out of your busy day to read her new blog and welcome her to this old workshops blog team. Click here to see her work If your a good fit for us we would like you to jo...

07-31-2014 07:44 AM

You could win a Brand new Saw Blade - 8 replies

We will be giving away a brand new Irwin Marples 50 tooth combination saw blade. Just visit our twitter page we are @thisoldworkshop on twitter once your on our home page there is a sticky post that tells you to RT this post for a chance to win. On the day we go over 50 RTs we will at midnight pacific standard time put the names from all the RT&...

06-11-2014 11:56 PM

looking for a good set of plans for die cast car colection - 3 replies

My son collects die cast NASCAR models I am looking for plans for a large display with glass doors

06-07-2014 02:29 AM

isn't about time we had an app for Lumberjocks - 14 replies

Tonight I am on my new gallery tab TWO it’s replacing the , original and I have to say navigation is difficult at best. So I thought I would ask ain’t it about time for a Lumberjocks app I mean come on really ain’t it past time I suggest a Apple and Android app for the TWO most common platforms. Feedback desired. Lance Gr...

05-14-2014 08:44 AM

sold my 14 inch jwbs14cs - 3 replies

I really wanted to have 2 band saws but the shop is a 3 car garage and is pretty tight as is. So I sold the old band saw and kept the new steel frame saw Its a much nicer saw and has a boat load of cool saw features but I already miss the old saw I had cut so many projects on the old saw I loved the saw it always worked well. Now I will have to ...

05-06-2014 06:22 AM

The Ultimate Router Jig Thread - 16 replies

OK We all know when it comes to versatility and bang for your buck the router is the king of the shop. From Mortise Jigs to Multi Routers to the Woodrat to the Leigh dovetail Jig to the cheep homemade circle jig the router is so versatile and what makes it so Jigs Jigs Jigs. So wither you built your favorite Jig or you bought it tell us all abou...

04-25-2014 01:24 AM

I could not have said it better myself. - 62 replies

Here is a link to a blog by some famous woodworker. I call a friend he is one of the best writers in the country regardless of topic and I do respect his opinion and for many of the same reasons he turned off the comments to his post. I think he has added wisdom to this that can not go with out discussion. Read the whole thing then comment

04-19-2014 12:32 AM

News From This Old Workshop - 10 replies

I have decided to post a few news feeds I get and post on my site to share here with you guys These are good news story’s from Tool Manufactures and retailers Forestry Releases and a general whats up in the world of woodworking . This release came yesterday and I felt it was such great news I just had to share it with woodworkers all over...

04-03-2014 08:23 AM

Which is your favorite 3 + HP plunge router and why - 14 replies

I have a definite large collection of routers and have my favorite but would love to hear which big plunge router is your favorite and why. I own about 3 routers in this class and like each one for different reasons can you tell me what makes your favorite a winner and please use model numbers so we all know which router is king,

03-07-2014 08:50 PM

Mom has lost her battle with cancer - 45 replies

I lost my mom yesterday to Lung Cancer. This is the hardest thing I have faced since I lost my dad when I was 13 and lost my grandfather a couple of months later. My Mom loved my woodworking and proudly displayed many of my works. She supported my shop and was my biggest fan She will be sorely missed.

02-28-2014 06:33 AM

The Anarchists Tool Chest‎ - 23 replies

I have decided to build this chest but am stuck on materials. I don’t have access to eastern white pine and need some Ideas on what to build this English chest from. I wont build the chest with only hand tools I simply don’t want to spend the time to hand cut that many dovetails when I can do it faster with a Keller Jig. However I do...

03-23-2013 07:48 PM

Louis 18th Double Desk From The J paul Getty Colection - 9 replies

This is a great desk it is in mint condition yet is was used and is quite old the Museum and I are negotiating on a measuring and Close detail photography agreement as I want to use this one to inspire a new desk I want to make. The Design is Classic High Style French. From The Louie the 18th Dynasty. It is a remarkable piece I hope you like...

02-02-2013 06:58 PM

I desperately need a copy of Wood Magazine August 1991, Issue #44 - 2 replies

I desperately need a copy of Wood Magazine August 1991, Issue #44 so that i can build the children’s tool set for my grandson. If you have this article and the plan and you are willing to part with it please let me know. I will give you an address to send it to. thanks for your help

02-01-2013 07:50 PM

New Disston Saw Tool and File Manual Free Download - 16 replies

This old Workshop strives to be a hub of woodworking information we have just opened our new library. The library will be packed full of old un copyrighted materials as the copyrights have expired on the books we will be posting on this page. This is our first offering in the library you can get there by clicking here you must be a member to dow...

02-01-2013 04:28 PM

New DeltaGrams Are now up and ready for download - 15 replies

I am pleased to announce we have resumed the uploading of the Deltagrams you can get your free copy by coming to Effective Feb 1 2013 you must be a member of the site to see and download the deltagrams this will only take you a couple of minutes to sign up and to activate your new account. We will only contact our members f...

01-31-2013 07:04 AM

My sincere apology to all the members of this site - 29 replies

To all of you who sat by as Jorge and I engaged in a huge needless fight on several threads the other evening. I want to say I am sorry for causing you all distress. On many occasions I have taken the time to ask the moderators to remove his inflammatory remarks and slanderous statements. For the most part they have responded though the other n...

01-27-2013 12:28 PM

form vs function - 17 replies

I really need a tool cabinet and I am about to make one my decision on materials is my biggest issue I like most of you would like to make this cabinet out of some solid wood but I happen to have a boat load of birch plywood cut offs that are just a bit bigger than what I would be needing for such a tool chest. I can also accent the plywood with...

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