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|06-20-2015 02:05 PM||
G1023SL won't run - 5 replies
Went out to use my table saw this morning, plugged it in , hit the start button and nothing. Checked breaker it wasn’t tripped. Started my air compressor on the same circuit and it ran fine. Pulled the mag switch cover, found a red reset button, pushed it but it won’t reset, it stays out. The saw was used about 2 weeks ago with no...
|06-17-2015 02:10 PM||
finish for antique factory cart - 11 replies
Just finished completion of my latest factory cart restoration and I’m looking for the right finish for the wood. It’s hard maple about 100 yrs old. I’ve got the color I want, just want to add a rich look. I applied a homade danish oil but it turned out way to dark so I sanded it off. I’ve also tried poly and wipe-on poly...
|04-25-2015 06:53 PM||
Rikon 10-325 and 220V - 7 replies
Any of you guys with the 325 wire it for 220v and could you tell the difference from 110v. Thanks Dave
|04-03-2015 07:44 PM||
G4186z bandsaw any good? - 15 replies
Going to look @ this bandsaw for sale. You guys have any opinions on it. Couldn’t find much on the web . Thanks Dave
|04-03-2015 04:54 PM||
1st year for G0513 bandsaw? - 1 reply
Anybody know what years Grizzly made the 1st G0513 bandsaws? And maybe some of the specs? Is this a pic of one? Thanks Dave
|03-29-2015 12:08 PM||
10" 3hp cabinet saw $350 - 8 replies
For someone in the market in the St.Louis area, might be worth checking out. http://stlouis.craigslist.org/tls/4953667587.html
|03-28-2015 10:35 AM||
Laguna 13" bandsaw? - 13 replies
Anybody have any info on this saw? I can’t find much on the web. http://jonesboro.craigslist.org/tls/4950409748.html Looking for a saw to cut curves in 4” thick hardwood to make bandsaw boxes. Thanks Dave
|03-10-2015 12:05 AM||
Bench top tool workstation - 5 replies
Found a deal on a new EB4424 ridgid sander on CL saturday. Brought it home and decided to mount it and some other benchtop tools to an old metal cart I had sitting in the shop. I’m tired of moving them around. Don’t know how user friendly it will be yet but with the onboard vacuum and perhaps a few more mods I think...
|09-06-2014 06:21 PM||
Cman 113 table saw tune-up question - 7 replies
I’m trying to get my blade parallel to the miter slot using a dial indicator and a jig on my miter gauge. I adjusted the rear trunion bolts( with drive belt off) and got it within .001 front to rear of fully raised blade. After installing the belt I rechecked my measurements and it was off .009. Whats up with that? For your info, I̵...
|07-26-2014 04:52 PM||
Rikon 10-325 tune-up - 3 replies
Been working on a tune-up on my band saw. Installed a new drive belt, new guide bearings and new blade. Now trying to square the table up. How can I square the miter slot to the blade? Thanks Dave
|07-26-2014 01:42 PM||
rikon 10-325 tension spring assembly movement? - 2 replies
While doing a tuneup on my 10-325, I noticed the upper wheel had a 1/8” wobble front to back. Looking further, it is actually the sping assembly the wheel bolts into , moving. Is this normal with the blade removed and the tension released? Doesnt seem right to me but I’m no bandsaw tech. Any info would be welcome. Thanks Dave
|05-06-2014 12:19 AM||
Lean-to lumber storage - 13 replies
Trying to find some lumber storage space, I picked a spot under my shops lean-to and went at it. Gravel floor so I used some old beams I had laying around to set my walls on. 2×4 joists on 24”C, 6’ span, will be 3 levels high. Total size is 6’W x12’L x6’ high with a small loft above. I plan on stuffing it...
|04-13-2014 05:11 PM||
New planer and jointer - 5 replies
After searching for a planer on CL for months I found a new, never used G453px 15” planer along with a G0490×8” jointer, G1023rl tablesaw and a G0513×2 bandsaw not an hour away. Had a buddy interested in the bandsaw and I wanted the planer. Story the guy gave me sounded a little odd( never know about CL) but I hitched up...
|03-30-2013 12:42 PM||
Do I need this? - 14 replies
Hey fellow LJ’s, I’ve been wanting to make some box joints maybe dovetails on my router table or TS and found a“Incra Jig ULTRA jointing system” on CL . There are so many incra products out there,Im not sure what I’m looking at. Is this a good setup? Or too complicated to use? Thanks Dave
|03-17-2013 01:42 PM||
low rider mobile base - 3 replies
Been using my jointer on a make-do roll around dolly since I bought it last summer but it sat about 6” higher than it should have, not good for a short- legged guy. Took care of that this week and test drove it yesterday.Nothin fancy, no foot operated locks, used casters and some scrap metal, rides like a cadillac.Real stable with the scre...
|03-04-2013 12:36 AM||
roughsawn green oak - 13 replies
A local sawmill sells roughsawn oak @ .80/ bd.ft., Is this something I could air dry and build cabinets with in a year or so? If possible, seems better than paying $2.+ at the hardwood dealer for kiln-dried stuff.
|02-24-2013 01:11 AM||
Tool Monger - 9 replies
Been in the market for a plunge base for my pc690 router. While surfing CL came across a guy who was getting out of WW and clearing out his tools and had some pc stuff for sale so I jumped in my truck and headed over. When I got there I was overwhelmed by all the stuff he had packed in this small shop, Drill presses, lathes, clamps, routers, p...
|02-09-2013 12:36 AM||
New to me, Griz 1023sl - 21 replies
Came home this week with a g1023sl table saw that I found on CL. Had to remove the top in order to load it in my Dodge P.U.(430 lbs total) Got it home and inspected the internals while the top’s off , looks good but the belts need replacing, also no splitter or guard came with saw. Now a couple of questions please. 1) I have enough l...
|01-21-2013 11:07 AM||
1st post, 1st table - 13 replies
Hey guys, 1st time poster. I’ve been enjoying this forum for a few months now and thought I would share my latest project and get some constructive criticism as well. It’s a farmhouse table for my daughter, she saw one on the web and ask me to make one. [IMG]http://i49.tinypic.com/qoyps2.jpg[/IMG][IMG]http://i46.tinypic.com/pkw...