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10-05-2020 01:45 AM

Manual for Jet JSS-26 26" scrollsaw? - 3 replies

This is a follow up on my earlier post about my scroll saw I picked up a few weeks ago. I am trying to find a PDF of the manual for this scroll saw – It seems that the only one I can find is on eBay and they want $17+ for it. Kinda a rip-off, so, hoping someone has it in PDF format, or is willing to scan/photograph the pages and share i...

07-07-2012 03:35 AM

Extreme joinery - WOW! - 2 replies

Hey – do you enjoy perfect joinery? Check this article out, especially the slideshow… —Mr. Measure Twice

07-07-2012 03:34 AM

A bit of woodworking fun... - 1 reply

Hi fellow LumberJocks,Saw this little crossword puzzle and thought fellow woodworkers would appreciate and enjoy it! Enjoy!! —Mr. Measure Twice

06-17-2012 01:10 AM

looking for good wood supplier - 10 replies

So, I live 45 miles from the nearest Woodcraft store and 32 miles from the nearest Rockler store. There are no lumber stores, per se, that carry the exotics, so I am looking for recommendations from all of you for a good, online supplier. I went out in the 107 degree heat here today to the Rockler store and they had a good variety of wood, bu...

02-23-2012 05:11 PM

Anyone using cypress for projects? - 9 replies

Hey Folks,Last night, I picked up 8 large pieces of a freshly cut cypress tree. I quickly looked up what cypress looked like and decided that the stuff would be interesting to get hold of. Well, I got hold of it and now I am wondering if anyone has been using cypress for projects? Also, I am unsure of how long I have to dry the wood before I ...

11-22-2011 06:10 PM

buying wood online - 4 replies

I was looking online at different wood suppliers. One of them list their Mahogany like this; 4/4 Genuine Mahogany 10 Board Feet What does the 4/4 indicate? ThanksJim

11-20-2011 06:29 PM

Delta mortising kit - any good? - 15 replies

Howdy to the Dust and Chip gang of LumberJocks! So, I am looking at getting a mortising kit for my 10 inch Craftsman benchtop drill press. Was at Rockler yesterday and the guy there said this kit was pretty good. It’s a Delta kit. THIS ONE Has anyone used it? Is it built well/sturdy? Any other things I need to be concerned about bes...

10-19-2011 04:36 AM

Mission Style or Arts & Craft Style? What's the difference? - 5 replies

Hi LJ Brethren,So, as I look at different styles, I see that Mission and Arts & Crafts styles are VERY similar. Wondering if there is some sort of guidelines regarding these two styles? Of course, in woodworking there are few rules, especially when it comes to “style”, but from a more formal stance, I am really wondering what ...

10-17-2011 10:18 PM

magazine recommendations?? - 13 replies

Hi Fellow sawdust producers (uh, woodworkers…), I would like your recommendations on your 3 favorite woodworking magazines. I like magazines and I keep most if not all of my issues. I consider magazines a key tool for my edification and ability to do more in the shop. The problem is, there are TONS of woodworking magazines around. Wo...

10-10-2011 01:19 AM

New Guy From NorCal... - 12 replies

Hi Folks,Just a quick hello from NorCal. Building up my woodshop and getting back into wood after a 30 year hiatus! Boy do i miss it and boy am I glad I am getting back into it. Looking forward to posting a picture of the shop once everything is put in place and pix of projects as I go along my merry way creating sawdust and chips everywhe...

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