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09-28-2015 06:53 PM

advice on how to finish my top - 1 reply

I am building a desk out of black walnut and using a bowling lane for the top. The bowling lane is rock maple with walnut inlays for the arrows. It is in good shape but on the sides there are some eye sores that aren’t going to be easy to hide such as large holes used to bolt the lane to the floor, deep gouges, and the pieces of maple were...

09-06-2015 02:44 AM

Using dowels? - 4 replies

Hello, I am building a desk and the legs and skirt are going to be walnut. Legs are 3.75”x3.75” and the skirt is 1” thick and 6” wide. I was going to use Mortise and Tennons for joints but after finding new drill press won’t work with my old Mortising kit and I don’t have the extra $ at the time to buy a new o...

07-13-2015 07:39 PM

Jointer care - 10 replies

I just bought my first jointer. I am new to woodworking and need some advice on caring for the jointer. It’s all cast iron on the table and fence. I assume after each use I need to wipe all the wood chips off but what do you guys do on yours do you wax the table? If so with what? And after each use do you spray it down with some sort of oi...

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