Safety in the Woodworking Shop Forum

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Before you pick up those woodworking tools, take the time to ensure your safety in the shop! Eyes, ears, fingers, and lungs are all at risk when working with wood. Share your tips and stories of “lessons learned” to help others protect their health.

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View bondogaposis's profile

My ground fault breaked keeps tripping.

08-17-2019 06:59 PM by bondogaposis

I have GFIC circuits wired in my shop and one of the circuits keeps tripping ...

8 08-18-2019 03:09 AM
View Blackfin29's profile

Routing Shaker Cabinet Doors (Assembled?)

08-17-2019 01:14 AM by Blackfin29

Here is my dilemma… I’m somewhat new to cabinet-making, and I ju...

12 08-17-2019 09:34 PM
View VintageFlatulence's profile

Table saw stand with casters?

07-09-2018 10:20 PM by VintageFlatulence

I guess this is a safety issue so I’ll start here. I have a Craftsma...

20 08-16-2019 12:11 AM
View EBreindel's profile

Garage divider help

08-29-2018 01:12 PM by EBreindel

Hello, I am trying to set up a shop. I have a standard two car garage (o...

13 08-14-2019 12:31 AM
View b2rtch's profile

Another, home made, shop air cleaner. It blows big time!

01-20-2013 02:35 PM by b2rtch

Trying to fight the dust in suspension the air in my shop I decided the make ...

51 08-13-2019 01:25 PM
View Shawn's profile

Wynn Environmental filter OR not?

09-09-2014 05:06 PM by Shawn

I have the Harbor Freight dust collector and thought about upgrading the filt...

20 08-13-2019 01:34 AM
View Karda's profile

anti fatigue matt

08-08-2019 06:10 AM by Karda

Hi, i got an anti fatigue matt from Harbor Freight. This mat is in 4 interloc...

11 08-10-2019 02:57 PM
View Todd_R's profile

Dust Collection Oneida or ClearVue and any words of wisdom?

02-12-2019 04:40 PM by Todd_R

All, I’ve been doing a lot more wood work and with the winter the do...

16 08-03-2019 06:03 PM
View Phalanx1862's profile

Lumber rack concerns

07-30-2019 04:02 PM by Phalanx1862

Hey folks, I don’t know how many times this has been over before, but my sear...

11 08-03-2019 04:33 PM
View SuperCubber's profile

Dust Collector in same room as Furnace

05-11-2019 08:32 PM by SuperCubber

Hi folks, I’m currently in the process of a new home build, which wi...

13 08-02-2019 10:25 PM
View jta's profile

Dust Collection Design - Exterior Venting

04-29-2019 05:06 AM by jta

So after spending a considerable time reading and humming and harring about b...

18 08-01-2019 04:58 PM
View ibewjon's profile

Saw recall

07-27-2019 12:17 PM by ibewjon

A recall has been issued for Porter Cable 10” table saws sold at Lowe&#...

0 07-27-2019 12:17 PM
View Rhaugs's profile

Dust deputy help

06-03-2019 10:19 PM by Rhaugs

Hi guys, I’m getting into my new shop shortly (22×18) garage, and ...

22 07-12-2019 07:49 PM
View EarlS's profile

Dust Collection Options

07-07-2019 03:56 PM by EarlS

I’m in-between shops just now and since I sold most of my power tools I...

13 07-10-2019 03:02 PM
View CSte's profile

Dust collecting in part time workspace.

07-01-2019 10:50 PM by CSte

Good evening! I work for a small charter school called FlexTech high schoo...

6 07-02-2019 04:44 PM
View 2Goober's profile

Cutting Dados on the table saw

06-29-2019 01:38 AM by 2Goober

I’ve been woodworking for over 35 years and I finally did it.Cutting mu...

20 06-30-2019 06:52 PM
View Jagerheister's profile

Unfortunate shop safety Reminder *Warning Graphic*

06-25-2019 03:40 AM by Jagerheister

I was making a furniture video, and I caught a table saw accident on film. I...

28 06-29-2019 07:24 PM
View mrkurtz's profile

Conover Woodcraft Specialties Model SF-209H needs more suction

06-21-2019 04:21 AM by mrkurtz

I bought an older dust collector. It is a Conover Woodcraft Specialties Mod...

3 06-21-2019 03:07 PM
View ss4752's profile

Should We Bother with Fine Dust Collection?

06-04-2019 01:55 PM by ss4752

DC has been of course been discussed to death, but I have yet to find a direc...

44 06-10-2019 05:44 PM
View drbarno's profile

Rockler wall mounted DC

06-09-2019 12:46 PM by drbarno

Hello all, I wanted to get some advice. I recently purchased a Rockler wal...

7 06-10-2019 03:00 AM

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