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12-22-2015 03:23 AM

Safety of Cocobolo, Rosewood and Ironwood in smoking pipes? - 21 replies

I have been in a rather heated argument with a person about the sale of Cocobolo, Rosewood and Ironwood pot pipes that he makes. I was hoping to get some outside points of view. First, I really don’t care about the ethics of selling drug paraphernalia. I don’t use drugs, I don’t endorse drugs, but I also don’t feel lik...

10-22-2015 02:26 AM

Grizzly G1022 Blade Angle Drifting - 4 replies

I have an old Grizzly G1022 table saw. For the most part it has been a great workhorse and after many sleds and jigs it gives me far better precision than I deserve. Recently it has started to develop a problem. I carefully set the blade angle before a cut and by the middle of the cut the blade angle has drifted away from true. This can be ex...

11-24-2014 10:02 PM

Need advice on table saw blade vibration - 12 replies

I have a very old craftsman table saw that I restored and enhanced with dust capture and a few extensions. It has a great cast iron table and for an old workhorse saw I actually really like it. Recently I have been doing a fair amount of rip sawing of long pieces. The wood was donated to me in big chunks and ranges from cypress to Florida har...

09-30-2014 02:01 PM

How do you protect metal on tools in high humidity? - 22 replies

Hi Everyone I have been following the ideas on LJ for years and really appreciate everyone’s contributions. Now I was hoping I could get some specific advice. My shop is in the garage behind my house down here in Port St Lucie, Florida. I seem to have the opposite problems that many of you have. Instead of freezing in my cold shop I...

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