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05-02-2016 02:39 PM

Sizes of dimensional wood in Europe - 0 replies

Can anyone tell me what the equivalent sizes of 1X and 2X lumber are in Ireland and the UK? Here in the US a 2X4 is 1.50×3.50 inches (38.1×63.5mm) commonly 96 inches long, 2413mm. What are the common board sizes available across the Atlantic? Also, what are the most common species of wood? Thanks for the help. Chris

08-22-2014 12:58 PM

40%-Off-Bessey Wood Handscrew Clamp - 0 replies

Just got the email for 40% Off Bessey Wood Handscrew clamps

06-05-2013 12:57 AM

Who else has a subwoofer on their shop sound system? - 2 replies

Just came up from the shop and realized the last playing of Rock and Roll Ain’‘t Noise Pollution had too much bass in it. I hate when that happens. Anyone else have a powered sub in their work area? I know the sound is too high when I can still hear the lyrics over the table saw.

01-11-2013 02:42 PM

Would like Free/Cheap 9" bench top bandsaw for Cub Scout Pack - 1 reply

My son’s scout pack is in need of a small band saw for pine wood derby clinics and other scout projects. he HF/Roybi/Skil 9” saw would be great. If anyone local to the Atlanta has a small band saw that they have out grown, we can give it a new home. We could also use a small drill press and table saw. Thanks Chris K. a...

01-31-2012 09:56 PM

Proper hole size for candles - 3 replies

I am building and Arrow of Light for my sons cub scout pack. The Arrow of Light holds 7 candles, one for each virtue of a good scout. Have any of you discovered a good hole size and shape for the 9” long taper candles? Thanks Chris

01-10-2012 03:43 PM

Coloring wood for Scout Arrow of Light Candle Holder. - 2 replies

Greetings, I have a question regard coloring wood so that the grain stays visible but the color is fairly bright. I have been asked to make a new Arrow of Light candle holder for my sons cub scout group. I have several ideas I plan to propose to the council next week. One of which is a design where I want to laminate a curve which the ca...

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