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11-16-2013 05:59 PM

vintage shaper - 7 replies

I am a newbie woodworker just getting comfortable with the power tools. I’ve managed to get decent repeatable results when jointing and thickness planing, and now I’m ready to try to make a simple bathroom vanity that needs some tongue-and-groove cuts on stiles and simple round-overs on edges of the legs. I have an old 1930s-era ...

01-06-2013 06:30 PM

very pale yellowish gold finish on oak - 9 replies

I am a complete newb and would like to know how to get a very pale yellowish/whitish/light-straw/gold color on oak. The linked picture is pretty close to reality, at least on my monitor, though I know monitors can vary.

07-22-2012 07:22 PM

Help needed from someone who knows/has the Porter Cable #698 router table - 2 replies

I’m trying to retrofit a router table to my vintage table saw because of a tiny shop space. The 698 might fit better than the 696 table I have, which I got second-hand. It was missing the fence. The #696 has four countersunk bolts that fasten it to the sheet metal frame (see pic). Does the #698 also have four countersunk bolts or...

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