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04-28-2011 11:15 PM

Getting to the page you want - 2 replies

Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to punch in a page number so you could say go to page 235 and not have to click your way there?

04-04-2011 04:33 AM

New use for foam brushes - 5 replies

When your done with a foam brush pull the foam off and the plastic under the foam makes a great spreader for glue and it comes with its own handle. Works great on strips 1” and under.

02-06-2011 06:04 PM

Searching out LJ in your state - 14 replies

It would be great if we could search all LJ in your state and be able to pull them all up at one time. We might be able to build some friendships or if some of use live close get together at a restaurant for a cup of coffee and talk about woodworking.

01-24-2011 06:33 AM

18" Leigh Super Jig With VRS - 7 replies

Never used only tested once. Comes with all parts & Leigh dovetail set. I have $430 into it and will sell it for $300.00

01-01-2011 12:18 AM

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06-29-2010 04:32 PM

Stuck a wood chisel in my wrist - 29 replies

Two months ago I severed four tendons and had surgery.i am really bummed,can’t close my fist yet. I was just holding a desk leg I was making and it has an inlay on the top.squaring up the corner the chisel broke through the corner an got my wrist. I have been on a self destruct lately. I feel like such a dumb ass. Think I will slow down an...

02-24-2010 11:10 PM

Should have stayed in Michigan - 13 replies

Iam in Fort Worth TX. and they just received the most snow in thier history. Think I’ll go back to Michigan to warm up.

12-18-2009 09:43 PM

Merry Christmas - 9 replies

Iam heading for PA. tomorrow for Christmas and just wanted to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a safe and wonderful new year. Billp

10-30-2009 02:25 PM

Hvlp Systems - 4 replies

I just bought a fuji Q3 pro hvlp system and asked a question in the safety fourm and the response was pretty negative in general. Now I am wondering if I did the right thing. I plan on using it in my basement. I have a seperate room from my work shop with a door and two high outside windows. I thought spraying was the way to go, I intend to use ...

10-29-2009 05:06 PM

Just bought a hvlp spray system have some questions - 4 replies

Can anyone give me some advice how to best setup a spray booth in the basement? I was wondering what types of setups you have for dust control and exhaust if you have a basement setup. I have two windows in the room I will be using. I bought a Fuji Q3 Pro, I think I will be using water based products for safety reasons. Any help will be apprecia...

10-19-2009 05:58 PM

Norm Abrams is off the air let's send a card from all of us. - 16 replies

I think it would be neat if say Martin could send a card/letter from all of us wishing him the best and thanking him for his woodworking efforts of the past. With a list of are names and states. Or what anyone else might have thats a better idea.

09-23-2009 05:11 PM

The most talented seem to be the most generious - 43 replies

Have you noticed that the most talented people seem to be the most helpful. I am just amazed at the skill people like Dennis Z,Gary K, Lee J and Andy,Mark S,Tommy M just to name a few people have and how willing they are to share with us hackers. Thats what makes this such a great community. Hell my family thinks Iam the greates woodworker in t...

09-21-2009 04:39 AM

Did you ever accidentally throw away a tool? - 15 replies

I bought a Starrett bevel gage really neat tool about $60 if I recall and I have had it for about two weeks. Now its missing I think when I wraped up some paper used to protect my assembly table I must have pitched it. $%^!!!!!!!!!!!$$##@@## ++! That really ticks me off.

01-22-2009 10:02 PM

Iam having a hard time getting started into woodworking again. - 21 replies

Since I fell and broke my back and then had two operations one to correct the first operation I just can’t seem to get back into the swing of things. I have not even gone down into my work shop. I hope this mood passes, I don’t feel very creative right now. I miss not being a part of this community. Well enough of the self pity, I t...

09-21-2008 05:51 PM

Just got home from the hospital - 18 replies

I was out in PA. visiting my daughter and going to some of the great Lumber yards in the area,when disaster struck. I was at Hearnes Hardwoods looking around when I stepped up on a dolly to get a better view. When I went to step down I found my self flat on my back and out of wind. I wasn’t able to move. The people at hearnes could not ha...

02-11-2008 04:31 PM

I have a question about a box - 2 replies

Iam making my first box and it is also the first time I veneered anything. I used mdf as a core and was wondering if when it comes time to put the hinges on do you have to qlue them ? I dont think the screw will hold very good in the mdf. Help

02-10-2007 04:28 PM

Is there anywhere on this sight where you can get drawings of projects? - 28 replies

Iam new to woodworking and would like to build some of the cool stuff you all are making. Do any of you guy or gals make your drawings available for us to try to build? Thanks Bill

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