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08-06-2015 01:42 AM

Dang american machinery manufacturers - 16 replies

Ok,,,,enough is enough ! Earlier today when i hit the switch on my table saw i just got a hum ! Cmon now, can’t these guys do better than that, I mean its only a 1971 model ! And i got lots of work to do ! Darned old delta 12-14, its hard enough to move around at 1005 lbs, not to mention all that steal that was wasted on the 48X38 in...

05-09-2015 11:25 PM

Carter blade guides - 3 replies

Okay…I just installed a set of Carter’s on my bandsaw last night (20 inch delta, C frame), and a couple of test cuts indicate that they may hold up to their claim. They seem pretty light duty compared to the origional J-plate guides…..but I believe the saw is going to track nicer. I’m a week away from giving them a ...

01-16-2014 01:05 AM

G0593 with spiral head - 4 replies

Ok I don’t really need two jointers any longer, so I will sell the grizz. 8inch spiral,with the dovetail ways. Mobile base included.Machine is in nice condition and everything works as it should. I bought this one new I believe in 07~08 and it has never left my shop You can pm and I would be happy to send you pics via phone. I am ...

05-22-2013 03:04 AM

the jury is in - 1 reply

Ok, im not posting this under reviews because as I recall it requires a pic or two and Im not gonna bother with taking a pic of a saw blade. About 7 months ago I was sent a 12 inch Irwin Marples 40 tooth to try out. I believe it to be about a 5/64 kerf or so with a 15 degree hook. It has been to the blade shop; only once in that time. It ...

01-17-2013 03:33 AM

Festool ros and extractor - 0 replies

I won’t bore you with lots of trivia that has been beat to death, but if you have been on the fence about this, just go on and get one. A bit pricey for sure but you ll forget about that quickly.enjoy JB

11-05-2012 09:12 PM

Grizzly shaper deal ! - 4 replies

Gentlemen, I have an early model G1026 3hp shaper for sale. Im asking 400 dollars for it. It includes a 1/4 hp feeder. The rundown : I bought new in about 86,(dont recall for sure). In 2006 I put a brand new fence and fence housing on it. In 2006 I also put a new 1/4 hp feeder on the machine as well as had the motor (3hp...

03-29-2012 09:09 PM

Looking for a tablesaw fence - 3 replies

Hi folks, I am in need of a jetlock fence for an old delta cont. saw that has the 1 3/8 tubes. The one on it is beyond worn. This is for a job saw and does not need to be like new but I need one that locks well. Or for that matter I would be interested in any t- lock setup as well with short rails. Im in dfw area, tx. I just recently picked this...

03-15-2012 03:19 AM

whats up with freuds fusion ? - 7 replies

I thought the hundred bucks was fair enough for a decent blade but I gotta tell you I have had this pretty red high atb blade on my saw for three weeks and it has been dull for two of them. Anyone had success with this one ? JB

04-18-2011 10:39 PM

Large air compressor - 0 replies

I have a nice speedaire I do not need. It is a 5hp 220 vac 2-stage on a 80 gal. vertical tank. Very nice working condition. This unit has been well maintained by me . I am asking $ 750.00. I am just northeast of Fort Worth, can be seen under power. Close inspections are welcome. JB Just send me a pm and I ll give you all the info you need.

04-12-2011 04:47 AM

Grizzly 0514X bandsaw - 0 replies

Decided I dont really need two bandsaws. Would like to see this one go to someone that will put it to work. You can go to grizzly and spec it out. 19 inch, 3hp, re-saw fence,etc. Very nice condition with asstd. blades from 3tpi to 9 tpi. This saw is only approx. 3yrs. old and I am the origional owner. 220v, single phase too.I am near Fort Worth ...

02-12-2011 12:28 AM

need thoughts from machinists - 7 replies

I know from previous posts I have read that we have a few machinists on board. My question is : what small metal lathe wood you recomend ? My intent is to simply fab. small parts,etc. for support of my own machinery needs. One example is on my lathe duplicator, there is a follower guide pin. I could use one a little smaller in diameter but it wo...

12-18-2010 05:02 AM

Festool fact or fiction? - 19 replies

Hey guys (gals), I m not particularly hurting on sanders as I have been using bosch ros for quite a while now with no complaints,breaks or repairs except for the occasional pad replacement.Before that I went through quite a few porter cable, makita , b&d, you name it. My question is for those that have used festool sanders and how does it...

10-15-2010 05:48 AM

Seems peacefull here - 25 replies

Hey guys, I am new here and just wanted to let you know that this seems like a very down to earth site with a lot of good folks on board. I am now in my 40 th year of working wood and my computor skills are pretty lame. I only happened upon these type forums approx. one year ago and participated on one only to find lots of arragance. I also fo...

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