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09-04-2012 01:56 AM

Reliant 3hp dust collector - 5 replies

I found a used dc by reliant. It has the motor the impeller and the base but no bags or the brackets for the bags. The guy is asking $50 and I am just wondering if it is worth it or are the missing bags and brackets a deal killer he said his offer is good till tomorrow evening.

08-28-2012 04:03 PM

Am I seeing things or missing something? Or is it worth that much? - 13 replies Seems a little rediculous to me.

07-26-2012 02:06 AM

5/4 cedar - 10 replies

I have just been presented with an opportunity from god it seems, a nice lady who liked a pine adirondack chair and table I made, wants a dozen chair, table and ottoman sets made from cedar. Now the pine chair I made from rough pine that I milled to 5/4 and made the chair really nice. Well now came the fun of finding a source of cedar. I tried t...

07-25-2012 12:43 PM

New York Tool Co Wooden Plane - 0 replies

I have an older New York Tool co wooden hand plane I am looking to sell. I have dated the plane to the late 1800’s due to the “o” in co being raised up and having a line under it. I am not sure what the plane is worth but I am going to ask $55 shipping included. Or if someone could make an offer, I would appreciate it, just ple...

07-05-2012 12:40 AM

WTB Linear Link Saw - 2 replies

I am looking to buy a linear link beam saw, with or with out the worm drive saw. I know that there is the Prazi attachment available but I am looking for the linear link because it has a manual oiler. Let me know if you have one or know someone who does.

06-27-2012 11:15 AM

Grizzly 24" double drum sander - 1 reply

Doing my local Craigslist search, and found a grizzly 24” drum sander for sale for $750 now it is in pretty nice condition with just some minor cosmetic issues. My question is does anyone have this sander and do you like it. Also how reasonable is paper for this unit in the way of cost to run time before replacement. Just looking for some ...

05-09-2012 01:47 PM

Jet 3 Hp cabinet saw - 4 replies

I recently traded my J-Line wood lathe for a Jet 3Hp cabinet saw with bismeyer rails and no fence. I was wondering if any body had an extra fence laying around that they would be willing to sell. Also is anyone could give me a rough idea on what the saw is worth.

04-27-2012 03:00 PM

Trex Decking - 3 replies

I have been commissioned to make a dozen planter boxes for a teacher at my school. I was just wondering if any one could tell me if trex decking is hard to cut and if there are any other tips for using the stuff. She wants the decking to match her deck so that is what I have to make it out of. Thanks in advanced for any and all help on this topi...

01-28-2012 10:34 PM

Found a Dust Collector - 3 replies

Upon my craigslist search I found a 2hp Torit Cyclone dust collector, has a 6” inlet and an 8” outlet comes with 25’ of hose for it for $500 worth it or not?

01-02-2012 05:52 AM

Wanted To Buy NOVA wood lathe chuck - 5 replies

I am looking for a used Nova lathe chuck. I am not concerned if it is a first model or the most recent model it is just becoming a pain in the but to turn a bowl with out a chuck. If it comes with a 1” 8TPI insert even better. Thanks Adam

01-01-2012 05:20 AM

I think I have a problem/obsession - 14 replies

I have been drawing on my clip board and I have designed a whole bunch projects and jigs and stuff like that. I have 15 plans for shop stuff and other items and I dont think I can stop. Its almost like an addiction and I was wondering if anyone else suffers from “plan-in-gitis” its kinda wierd… just a quirky little ?

12-16-2011 12:37 AM

Ya ever feel just worn out - 3 replies

I have been feeling just that like I want to sleep but I have lots to get done and not enough time to get it dont in. Between Powerlifting, School and Car Maintenance now I amd feeling the pressure of Christmas coming up.

12-06-2011 05:00 PM

Woodrat joinery jig/system - 5 replies

I have come to the conclusion that I dont have enough room to keep this jig and need the money to pay my dad back. So it is the wr600 with the paralellogram to do the layout and the manual. I dont have the bits and I am asking $250 for it, it is $605 new so I think is a decent deal.

09-23-2011 04:18 AM

Any one have this bit - 11 replies

I am building my maloof music stand and I have to put a 1.5” hole through 13.25” of wood. Well using a drill press is sorta illogical. So I was wondering if any one has a 3/4” core box bit so I can rout four pieces of wood and glue them together. So I am wondering if I could borrow one or rent one? Don’t want to buy a bra...

09-12-2011 04:04 AM

J-Line Wood Lathe - 7 replies

Anyone ever heard of this brand? Never have but the guy is willing to sell me his lathe with tooling for $300. Here is a link:

08-25-2011 04:43 AM

Tool Gloat with ?'s - 8 replies

I just got a great deal in my personal opinion. I bought a 2001 grizzly 24” planer with a 7.5hp three phase motor and got it for $800 it needs a couple of bearings and it came with five sets of blades. My questions are as follows:1. Does anyone else have one?2. Where can I get blades grizzly only sells 24” blades in sets of four now...

08-22-2011 05:21 PM

How About cherry - 13 replies

Anyone have any good finishes for cherry?

08-20-2011 02:58 PM

Crescent 24" planer - 5 replies

Is this a good deal for $1500

08-16-2011 12:47 AM

Tiger Maple Question - 7 replies

Has anyone else noticed that tiger maple doesnt look all that good edge glued is there a good way to make it look good?

08-16-2011 12:38 AM

Peach Tree Woodworking Supply - 17 replies

Has anyone heard of these guys? They are out of Atlanta GA and I am thinking about ordering 50’ of flex hose from them because they have the best prices and the best looking product. Any advice or reviews would be a great help.

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