BoomerBuilt's Forum Topics

  • Advertise with us
View BoomerBuilt's:homeworkshopprojects (0)blog (0)reviews (0)forum topics (6)buddies (0)favorites (0)activity logWatch
06-22-2021 02:17 PM

Mold Resistance for outdoor table - 16 replies

Hi there,I am hoping to find an answer to my mold growth question. I grew up in a desert and now have a cabin in a rainforest so I am totally out of my element. I am receiving a free wood table from a neighbour and wanted to keep it on my covered patio. It’s pretty damp up in my cabin and we use solar power so a humidifier is not in the qu...

06-14-2021 09:38 PM

Half way through a cabinet build help. - 7 replies

Hi all.Would somebody be willing to help with some cabinet ideas? I haven’t actually built any properly before. And now look, here I am again, scratching my head on how to put drawers and cupboards in. Anybody have any words I can look up in youtube on how to complete this? I have seen the words face frame but not sure if that applies to ...

12-29-2020 08:19 AM

Jointer knives catching cast iron casing - 14 replies

Hi there, my wording might be poor but I will try my best. I have some old 6” Forster? Jointer. It’s basically a 90’s? Beaver Rockwell type deal. I bought it used, so of course it doesn’t cut properly. I have figured out the blades were obviously badly sharpened, and were so out of strait. So I bought some new ones. The new ones are a thicker bl...

11-27-2020 02:47 PM

Making mitre slot table runners - 16 replies

I am making William Ng’s crosscut And mitre sleds. Videos below incase you wondered what they are. I am just hung up so far on the runners for under my sled. I need to make about 6 runners and the stipulation is I want the grain to be running strait up and down, so if there is wood movement it expands upwards and not punchy sideways. I went to t...

06-14-2020 11:20 PM

Dust Collection Relief Valves? - 12 replies

Hi there, Burnt Capacitor issue. I am working on a 4” PVC dust collection system with my King Canada 2HP dust collector. At the initial start I was testing suction on my uncompleted system and had all my blast gates closed for about 4 seconds which I realized and opened. I thought it had great suction. A couple days later i have tested my ...

06-10-2020 11:37 AM

Old Jointer Parts - 3 replies

Hi there,Thanks for taking the time to look at my question. I have an old Foremost 6” Jointer. Its nothing special and seems to be the same as Delta models I see online. I am missing a piece for my guard assembly. Basically I have the guard itself just no means of attaching it to the jointer. I believe its some nut/spring action I am missi...

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics