LumberJocks

amateur77's Forum Topics

  • Advertise with us
View amateur77's:homeworkshopprojects (0)blog (0)reviews (0)forum topics (8)buddies (0)favorites (0)activity logWatch
12-13-2017 03:19 PM

Are there ANY glasses which Doesn't FOG up? - 10 replies

I have 4 !!! different safety glasses, all of them sweat/fog up like crazy and make me blind and unable to see anything as soon as I start doing something, some of them were very cheap,some of them expensive, but all fog up.. Doing any kind of work/fixing car is just impossible with them as they just turn in a hazard, I have tried the dishwashin...

12-12-2017 01:57 PM

FREE Fine good quality Sharpening Stones. - 5 replies

I was looking for a way to get the ultimate edge, still working towards it..however.. I wanted to buy some Fine 6k grit stones,until I saw someone selling SLATE sharpening stones in various Fancy Names & various fancy prices,reviews seemed good as well! Right there and than I knew where I can get them myself without paying crazy prices (Or i...

12-08-2017 12:41 AM

Which ~6000grit waterstone? - 17 replies

I currently got a 400/1000 diamond stone, does a nice job, however now need something finer around 6000 probably before I attack it with a strop and super fine paste.Have no idea whatsoever about all the brands for the non-diamond stones, so looking for some feedback. I currently have my eye on the King KDS 1000/6000 Combination £37.88 from a...

12-06-2017 04:30 PM

Which Honing Paste do YOU Use? - 6 replies

My setup currently is a 400 & 1000 Grit diamond stones , after that I give a better edge using Autosol paste buttered on a good flat hardwood (that’s what I already had) , the results are very OK!However, I want to play around and I have an OCD around achieving the best I can :D I have a lot of time on my hands and I want to achieve t...

11-25-2017 11:19 PM

Makita 18v Circular Saws - Good for Fine work? - 10 replies

I have a task to create a bunch of custom kitchen cabinets, and need a way to cut up plywood accurately while also leaving a nice edge finish.I do not have a tablesaw and do not plan to get one due to having nowhere to store it. I’m currently looking at this 136mm compact Makita 18v circular saw, I like the form factor of it very much +...

08-07-2017 09:37 PM

Best Manual Mitre saw? - 16 replies

I want to purchase a good quality manual mitre saw that is actually a good quality tool and can produce excellent results- it will be used for trim work mostly but also for some regular mitre saw usage when I will be working away from power outlet. I currently got a nobex champion 180 which supposedly is the top-of-the-range-stuff ,and quite exp...

08-01-2017 11:37 PM

Is this a good Plane? ( stanley bailey) - 11 replies

I have been looking to purchase jointer plane and a near mint one came up for good price,however… I’m not sure how old it is and is it any good? It even has a packaging which doesn’t looks old so Im worrying if its any good if its one of the new releases :( :( :( I have no idea how to tell the age, but I got some pictures,an...

07-30-2017 04:18 AM

Which Plane Combo for A to Z Finishing? - 20 replies

I’m looking to purchase several hand planes (used vintage record/stanley) to be able to tackle various projects and to be able to do 95% of the work with handtools I currently got a £8 record no4 which I’m planing to convert to be a scrub plane (camber the blade/widen the mouth). This is my plan so far:- for the first step -rap...


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

HomeRefurbers.com