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11-17-2009 04:32 PM

2010 contests? - 1 reply

Its getting close to the end of ‘09 and was curious what the contests for 2010 are going to be and when they will be listed?

11-05-2009 10:25 PM

Walnut find - 9 replies

I love walnut. I have used it on a couple of recent projects and I love everything about this wood. I like the smell, the way it machines, sands, finishes and mostly I love the grain. I answered a craigslist ad for hardwood a few weeks ago and came across this: Almost 16” wide!! The board on the left is 8/4 as well as the 2 o...

10-24-2009 06:24 AM

Anvil launching - 5 replies

10-04-2009 11:31 PM

Grizzly bandsaw recall - 1 reply

Grizzly has recalled one of their bandsaws.

10-04-2009 11:30 PM

Grizzly bandsaw recall - 2 replies

Grizzly has recalled one of their bandsaws.

09-15-2009 01:09 AM

Milk paint? - 9 replies

I am considering using milk paint on the entertainment center I am building. Has anyone used it and how is it holding up?

09-08-2009 05:01 AM

Biscuit slot advice needed - 28 replies

I am in the process of building an entertainment center and will be adding a face frame. I want to attach the face frame with biscuits but I dont want to go through all the trouble of marking all the slots in both the carcass and frame. I want to use a slot cutter in my router to cut the slot in the carcass and a biscuit joiner for the frame. My...

08-19-2009 05:37 PM

Recall notice on dust collector remotes - 3 replies

I pulled this from another forum and wanted to pass it along here: 1. Remote Switches Recalled by Woodstock International Due to Fire Hazard NEWS from CPSC U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 18, 2009 Release # 09-308 Firm’s Recall Ho...

08-17-2009 12:44 AM

UHMW for inserts? - 9 replies

Has anyone ever tried to make a zero clearance insert for their table saw from UHMW? I have a sheet of 3/4”x4” and need an insert for my unisaw. I have a factory, pot metal, dado insert that was with the saw when I found it in the scrap heap. I know I can use plywood but I thought I would give this a shot as well.

08-14-2009 06:54 AM

Need mobile base opinions - 20 replies

I am almost finished with an older Delta unisaw, 1968 model. It is undergoing a complete restoration and will become my workhorse. I am adding an extension table and have installed a Biesemeyer fence. I am looking for opinions on what others are using for mobile bases. I could fab my own but I have enough work piled up that I dont really want to...

07-30-2009 10:40 AM

IM feature - 2 replies

I dont know if its been mentioned in the past but how about an IM feature added to the site? I think it would be cool to be able to talk to others immediately if a question is urgent or to make plans to get together

07-21-2009 03:12 AM

Grizzly 6" jointer..........SOLD - 18 replies

Looking to sell Grizzly 6” jointer. Runs like new, after all it should only had it 3 years. 1hp single phase with new blades. $250. Central Valley of CA. Model G1182Z. I will include the mobile base.

07-19-2009 12:14 AM

Buy a truck ....get a AK47? - 2 replies

I cant get it to work…..........

07-17-2009 03:40 AM

Craftsman table saw .....SOLD - 13 replies

06-12-2009 02:08 AM

Fathers Day gift! - 2 replies

Thank you DeWalt New Nail Gun, made by DeWALT.It can drive a 16-D nail through a 2 X 4 at 200 yards. This makes construction a breeze, you can sit in your lawn chair and build a fence. Just get your wife to hold the fence boards in place while you sit back,relax with a cold drink and when she has the board in the right place,just fi...

05-13-2009 08:35 PM

Becoming illegal.....thought was funny - 15 replies

Dear Senator Harkin, As a native Iowan and excellent customer of the Internal Revenue Service, I am writing to ask for your assistance. I have contacted the Department of Homeland Security in an effort to determine the process for becoming an illegal alien and they referred me to you. My primary reason for wishing to change my status from U.S...

04-28-2009 02:00 AM

Man coughs up nail after 30 yrs - 6 replies

04-10-2009 05:19 AM

Looking for Dallas area LJ's - 1 reply

I am looking for Dallas/Fort Worth area lj’s that might have Saxon mortgage as their mortgage servicer. I am having a lot of problems with them. If you have them please send me a message I would like to talk to you.

04-01-2009 08:18 PM

New OSHA regs for the home? Can it be? - 37 replies

NEW OSHA REGULATIONS TO HAVE LONG-TERM IMPACT New OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) today announced new regulations aimed directly at the home and hobby workshop. WASHINGTON (AP) Phyllis Sharp, Director of the newly-formed Home Safety Compliance Division, today announced new OSHA regulations in response to successful lob...

03-25-2009 06:30 PM

Old school - 2 replies

The following link is to FWW and a really cool video of some woodowrkers from sweden in the early 20’s. Its silent and kinda cool. Its about 15 minutes and really shows that you dont need all the fancy tools of today.

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