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07-24-2014 03:25 PM

A cheap way to add A/C to your small shop for under $20.00 - 5 replies

07-24-2014 03:11 PM

A completely unexpected use for Titebond II - 2 replies

11-10-2013 03:41 PM

Happy Birthday U.S. Marine Corps - 5 replies

Happy 2238th birthday to all Marines; past, present, and future! Wishing you all the very best!

06-18-2013 12:32 AM

Time passes VERY fast - 7 replies

I just realized that I joined the Navy as a “guaranteed” Hospital Recruit with assignment to HM “A” School at Great Lakes, IL upon completion of boot camp 50 years ago tomorrow! I retired from the Navy the 1st of October 1985.

05-31-2013 08:41 PM

What is the besy way to de-gunk sticky metal drawer slides? - 9 replies

A couple of the drawers of the chest I bought have metal slides in the base that are sticky. I thought about spraying some WD-40 in a plastic bowel and then either use cotton swabs or a flat screwdriver tip wrapped with a piece of rag to try to clean them out and lubricate them at the same time. Even with reading glasses I don’t see that w...

05-23-2013 07:51 PM

Bull Frog emittter strips vs Camellia Oil ? - 4 replies

I have used the Bull Frog emitter strips in the boxes that I store my hand planes and they seem to work well. I also wipe the planes with Camellia oil saturated in a cotton ball. Does anyone know if Camellia oil saturated cotton balls will work if just placed in a drawer of a wooden chest by its self? Or should I buy sheets of the Bull Frog emit...

09-26-2011 03:18 PM

JET 12" planer/jointer steal available in Dayton OH - 2 replies

The Jet combo is listed by him for $1100 1 year old about 2 hours use. Original price was about $2199. bought a Laguna bandsaw from this guy. I bought his Laguna 16” LT 3000 + Driftmaster fence and 1” resaw blade for $1400….saved about $800 over a new one. Same age and use condi...

08-17-2011 04:33 PM

Photos as promised - 1 reply

Last month Dan posted an entry regarding the availability of lots of old growth seasoned hardwoods from the estate of the late world-renowned wood turner Rudy Olsonik. I finally got some of this wood and here are some photos: Honey locust on the right and some wormy cherry ...

06-07-2011 01:44 PM

Woodworking, woodcarving, scrollsaw pattern magazines FREE DAYTON area - 2 replies

I have a large variety of woodworking, woodcarving and scroll saw magazines I need to get rid of before Thursday AM trash pickup in Vandalia, OH just north of Dayton. Call my cell (937-626-4474) today for directions if you are interested.Larry

03-01-2011 06:52 PM

Grizzly 17" Bandsaw advice sought - 3 replies

I just read the ad in WOOD magazine online and at the Grizzlly website for 17” band saws. Does anyone have a G0513P 17” 2 HP or G0513 2 HP Band saw? I can’t get to one locally to try them out. I have a Ridgid band saw and it sucks as far as re-sawing. I want to get a good re saw capable band saw under $1000 advice needed. The ...

11-06-2010 04:49 PM

Woodcraft 15% off everything you can fit in a paper bag sale - 1 reply

I just got back from my local Woodcraft Store. They were having a 15% off sale on everything that fit in a paper bag. Also met Scott Phillips and browsed the Woodworking Gallery entries to be judged by Scott Phillips later today. Bought a Timberwolf re-saw blade, some Timbermate grain filler, CA Glue, Boeshield stuff and some thin strips for inl...

09-15-2010 06:14 PM

Resawing with a Rigid Bandsaw Questions - 5 replies

First off I can’t afford to get another bandsaw at this time, and before I invest in a dedicated woodslicer blade I have a couple questions. Does anyone have a woodslicer set up on a Rigid bandsaw? Do you get decent results with that setup? I don’t need to slice veneer thicknesses just want to be able to slice 5/4 and 4/4 stock down...

08-19-2010 07:13 PM

Carving/Turning wood to trade/swap - 0 replies

I don’t turn anything and I have almost stopped carving and have the following I am willing to trade or swap: Basswood…would be great for duck decoys etc.4 pieces 3×53/8×242 pieces 4×6 x 16 Camphor…smells nice …would be great for small bowls1 piece 2×7x 8 1/21 piece 2×5 x 9 3/8 TupeloR...

07-15-2010 10:45 PM

Go Navy! - 2 replies

I didn’t get much accomplished this afternoon…stayed outside and watched the Blue Angels practicing for this weekend’s air show at the Dayton airport. We only live about 10 minutes from the terminal. Best seats in town except for the airport itself.

07-15-2010 04:00 PM

Rotary workbench - 0 replies this this morning and thought it might be ideal for someone with a smaller shop. Item located in SW OHIO

06-15-2010 05:05 PM

Advice sought re: dovetailed splines for boxes - 9 replies

Hi guys and gals. I have a couple of boxes ready to have the miters reinforced with splines. I thought making the splines as dovetails might be interesting. I will make a simple spline cutting jig like those I see here for simple splines but instead of cutting straight splines I will use my router table and cut dovetail grooves instead. Any sugg...

05-14-2010 03:46 PM

Attention box makers I found a great source for SOSS barrel hinges... - 5 replies

I recently found a source for SOSS barrel hinges for about a third of what you would pay at the “woodworkers” specialty stores or websites. the “search” block on this page and type in “barrel hinge” I got 10 ea of 10,12,&14mm hinges for box making. Price was ...

05-13-2010 06:25 PM

Craigslist deal Rigid 3650 Tablesaw - $300 (Miamisburg) OH - 1 reply

I have this same saw and it is great for this price!! Rigid Tablesaw – $300 (Miamisburg)Date: 2010-05-13, 12:11PM EDTReply to: [email protected] [Errors when replying to ads?] I have a very nice rigid tablesaw and it has only been used about 6 times and for only a few cuts each, I really hate to get rid of it becau...

04-21-2010 01:16 AM

Delta dust collector for sale in SW Ohio for $99 on Craigslist - 0 replies

04-16-2010 02:51 AM

Craigslist find in SW Ohio Lervad work bench Made in Denmark. Lots of power and hand tools - 1 reply

For those who may be interested in a Danish workbench Another SW Ohio find. Looks like the guy must be retiring he is selling ALL his shop equipment…take a look

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