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06-09-2015 02:39 AM

BLO vs. Tung Oil - 18 replies

Can someone give me a quick education on the difference? So far, the only difference I have found is that Tung has a normal chemical smell and BLO smells like bigfoot’s dick. Thanks, Josh

06-08-2015 12:52 AM

Cabinet Making Books - 23 replies

Hey, Can anyone recommend a book to learn about cabinet making? I’m not looking to start a business, but would like to understand how to make a ply box and put a hardwood frame on the front. It would just be nice to make a few things around the house. Thanks for looking.

06-06-2015 12:04 AM

Router Newb - 35 replies

Hey guys, I’m starting to get my shop in order and when I look at a lot projects, people are using routers. Right now, I’m not looking for a router table. I think I am looking for a solid handheld router. I know there are probably some resources out there. I would love to get some resources and some opinions. I would like to ke...

05-30-2015 12:54 AM

Grizzly G0771 ... Issues - 10 replies

So, I got my new TS the other day. About a week later I get this … Dear Valued Customer, According to our records, you own a Grizzly G0771 10” Hybrid Table Saw. We recently discovered that the motor pulley on this saw has an over-sized bore, which may prevent the pulley from securing properly to the motor shaft. During sa...

05-27-2015 01:57 AM

Bowling Alley Flood ?? - 2 replies

I have seen several benches and other pieces made from old bowling alley. Where on God’said green earth do you find something like that?

05-22-2015 12:46 AM

Help !! - 11 replies

So I have a beautiful new Grizzly table saw. It’s all out together. But the manual shows this … And all I see is this … Any and all help would be appreciated. Thanks.

05-21-2015 02:22 AM

Christmas Came Early - 5 replies

So this happened today …

05-11-2015 02:25 AM

Dumb Question: Dog Holes - 5 replies

Hey, I have been reading a lit about dog holes. Do these go completely through the bottom of the bench top? If so, how do you handle drilling through a very thick bench top? Thanks

05-03-2015 10:36 PM

Grizzly Table Saw - 19 replies

So, I should be getting a bonus soon. I have a track saw, but see the vale in having a nice table saw. I am looking at 2 Grizzly “hybrid” saws. First off, what is a “hybrid” saw? Second, has anyone had any experience with either saw? Finally, can someone help me understand the difference? G0771 G0751P Thanks !!

05-03-2015 01:42 AM

More Broken Screws ... And a Drill Bit - 25 replies

I feel like a dumba$$. I posted recently about breaking some Kreg screws in a piece of hickory. I wrote it off to being new to woodworking and never working with hickory. Well, today I broke off some regular wood screws and a freaking drill bit in a piece of maple. So, I am asking for specific and actionable advice. The Bit: What the heck can...

05-02-2015 01:49 AM

Dust Collection Question - 10 replies

Hey, My uncle gave me this dust collector, but I have no idea what size drum it goes on or how to hook up. Any help ? Thanks

04-26-2015 08:28 PM

My First Bench: My Learning Experience - 25 replies

So, I have decided to build my own bench. I went into this build with 3 expectations:1. This would be a learning experience.2. This would not be the bench I work on for the rest of my life (I already have plans to convert it to more of “shop table” in the future). 3. I would make mistakes. Here is the original idea: Simple and Eas...

04-04-2015 09:48 PM

Bench Top: Woodcraft - 41 replies

So, I am just over working off of saw horses. It makes planing and just about every other chore impossible. Now, I’m going to build my first workbench. I have a good idea of what I will build, but have a quick question. Woodcraft offers a remade bench top. Does anyone have any experience with these? I just feel it would get me up and ru...

03-21-2015 11:34 PM

Best First Table Saw - 14 replies

Guys, I don’t have a ton of room or a ton of money, but I believe you can find value if you know who to ask. So, as the title says, what is the “Best First Table Saw”? Thanks

03-21-2015 10:03 PM

Kreg Problems - 23 replies

Hey guys, Last time I posted, I got a ton of information, so I’m giving it another shot. Today, I bough a Kreg set up. Overall, I am very happy. However, I must have sheared off like 6 screws. For this project, it wasn’t as big of an issue, bc I just cur the board and started over. But, this could be a major issue down the road...

03-16-2015 02:47 PM

New To A Hand Plane - 38 replies

Hey guys, I’m a short time lurker, but long time fan of wood working. I have done some stuff in the past, but it seemed to fall to the back burner when work called. Now, I am back at it and trying to learn new skills and tools. Over all, I can handle a power tool. However, hand tools are another beast. I thought I should try hand pla...

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