~Julie~'s Forum Topics

  • Advertise with us
View ~Julie~'s:homeworkshopprojects (27)blog (74)reviews (0)forum topics (5)buddies (36)favorites (12)activity logWatch
10-04-2014 06:35 PM

HELP... moving shop, how to protect tools? - 20 replies

HiI have sold my house and beautiful shop and will have to build a new one, hopefully in the spring.I need information about how to store my shop tools, which will be in storage (not heated!) I have a full shop with table saw, routers, planer, jointer, drill press, etc. and really am worried about rust. Any help is greatly appreciated. Th...

11-22-2012 12:05 AM

Wood Identification Help Please - 17 replies

Can anyone help me identify this wood. I was given some offcuts of hardwood and for some of them I really am not sure exactly what I have. This one I am stumped with:Here’s a closeup of the same piece: Thanks!

10-04-2012 03:14 PM

Door Hardware Help needed - 25 replies

I am making two sets of doors for the inside of my shop. They meet in the middle without any center frame or support. Each set will have one door that is normally fixed with a dead bolt at the top, with the other door beside it used more regularly. The doors are about 7/8” thick. What type of hardware do you recommend for where the do...

07-04-2012 09:21 PM

Famous Quote - 14 replies

Can anyone help me, I’m trying to remember who said, and the exact quote that was something to the effect of letting the wood speak to the woodworker and it decides what it wants to be. Sorry, this is not so accurate, but it’s driving me crazy trying to search for it online. I believe it was a well-known woodworker.Thanks for any h...

06-10-2010 06:50 PM

Any ideas on organizing and storing hardware? - 18 replies

I’m looking for ideas on how to put screws, hooks, latches, washers, knobs, etc in some type of containers that can hang on cleats in my workshop. I want some system so that if I need a certain length of screw, say, that I can quickly find it and even take the correct container to the workbench. I have some things on cleats, which you ...

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