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04-25-2020 03:43 PM

Straightening Warped or Bowed - 13 replies

Good morning my fellows Jocks.Can someone tell me how to straighten warped or bowed wood. I have tried dampening the wood and placing weights on the piece of lumber to try straightening it, but I have no success. I can’t plane the wood since I need it to be the thickness it’s currently at. That’s what happens wen you purchase wood in advance and...

04-23-2020 04:11 AM

Best way for expand 3/4” dog holes to 20mm - 14 replies

Does anyone have a suggestion on the best way to expand the 3/4” holes on my workbench to 20mm Festool style. I received a few clamps from a relative that are used with an MFT table and will not fit on my workbench. I was debating between a 20 mm drill bit or a 20mm boring router bit. Any thoughts on getting the best results. Thanks ahead of time

11-12-2018 06:00 PM

Riving Knife for my Powermatic Model 66 - 4 replies

To all, Thanks for taking the time to look at my question. Does anyone know of a manufacturer of a riving knife that can be installed on my Powermatic Model 66 or any table saw which will move with the blade as it goes up or down, left or right? I have looked online but I have not come up with a solution other than the micro jig splitte...

11-03-2018 05:28 AM

What is the best CAD Software for Woodworking & Furniture Design - 28 replies

Cheers to all, What is the best software for woodworkers?I have a background in Cad but I have only recently started wood working.From the many forums and YOUTUBE videos that i came across, it appears that Sketchup is the preferred software for woodworkers.From this list can you please tell your top pick and why. Inventor, Formit, Fusion 360,...

10-29-2018 08:44 PM

Delta 22-660, DC33 or RC33 Dust Hood - 6 replies

Cheers to all, I have been looking for a cast iron dust hood for the 22-660, DC33 or RC33.I was hoping that someone had a used one to spare for the right price.I have had no luck online searching for this item and the one that I did find had a price tag equivalent to the price that I paid for the used 22-660 planer ($200). Can anyone recommen...

10-18-2018 04:46 AM

Great Quality, Low Cost, USA/European Made Planer & Jointer Knives - 14 replies

Good day everyone.I need help finding a good quality and low cost planer & jointer knives that are preferably made in the USA or Europe.If you could possibly recommend a type, brand and store where these can be purchased I would greatly appreciate it.I need a set of blades which I do not need to hide from the wife once UPS/FedEx knocks at th...

11-16-2017 04:31 AM

Delta 40-640 scrollsaw reviews - 3 replies

Looking to buy a 40-640 scroll saw and I was looking to get your opions on the saw. Is it a good quality saw?Is it worth a look? Anything that I should look for?Are parts easily available?Manuals?This will be my first scroll saw so any help is greatly appreciated. Anthony

12-10-2015 04:31 PM

Would anyone purchase a good condition Delta 62-185 planer for under $400? - 17 replies

The gentleman is selling a Delta 62-185 planer from the 80’s with 3 sets of used blades for a little under $400. I would like anyone’s opinion on the planer and any feedback on the price considering parts and possible blades may be extremely hard to find.

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