MyGrowthRings's Forum Topics

  • Advertise with us
View MyGrowthRings's:homeworkshopprojects (2)blog (51)reviews (0)forum topics (5)buddies (3)favorites (0)activity logWatch
03-12-2020 03:28 PM

WTB Gil-Bilt (Gilliom MFG) Shop-bilt tool plans - 12 replies

I am looking to acquire printed plans once offered by Gilliom Manufacturing under their “Gil-Bilt” brand name. Starting just after WWII they began selling plans with and without the needed hardware, as many of the hardware components could be made or locally sourced. The plans they offered included:• 8” Tilting Arbor Table Saw (La...

04-06-2015 08:53 PM

The results of a "Shop Clock" Throwdown and Time to Vote! - 3 replies

Back in February a buddy of mine from MI mentioned that he had fallen into a funk due to his rheumatoid arthritis, bad reactions to the medicine that was supposed to help it and other unfortunate “stuff” that was going on in his life. I asked if he was spending any time in his woodshop and when he said no I said something like “I sho...

11-06-2009 03:35 AM

Looking for info/manual for a Roto/Carve table saw carving tool - 4 replies

I just purchased several tools, and among them is an odd item that I’m not familiar with and Google isn’t much help. It’s called a Roto/Carve, or perhaps it’s Roto-Carve. It mounts on a table saw table over a proprietary blade and it cuts a part to shape, such as a spindle or even something like a cabriole leg. I found an...

01-06-2009 06:01 AM

I'm in a contest on Instructables with a Shopsmith-made project & need your help - 2 replies

Hey everyone, One of my favorite sites that I’ve been visiting for the past year or so is Instructables is a site where lots of creative and crazy people like me share their projects in a step by step instructional thingie called an Instructable. Some of you know that my son was inspired by a comment in the movie “Ta...

05-06-2008 03:43 AM

New jock intro and a little gripe. - 14 replies

I just joined after the third Google search in a week brought me to the LJ forum! Obviously there’s some exciting things going on here, and I just had to join in.I’m a former Shopsmith Store Manager and Academy Instructor with 20+ years of Mark V ownership and experience under my belt. I’m currently a trainer for a furniture/cabinet hardware c...

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