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05-18-2019 11:26 PM

Price of Walnut - 13 replies

I have a mill that will sell me walnut 4/4 clear grade kiln dried rough sawn for 6.50 a BFT. Is that a reasonable price?Cherry 4/4 clear grade is 4.65 a bft. Is that a reasonable price.I must buy 100 bft to get these prices.

04-21-2019 01:02 PM

Carpet sweeper attachment for shop vac. - 4 replies

Does anyone know of and attachment or addon carpet sweeper for a 2” shop vac? I have some area rugs that are in the shop and it is a pain to take them up and beat them every two days or so. Regular carpet sweepers just clog up so fast and fill up the bag in no time.Be nice to have a carpet sweeper that hooks to a shop vac or dust collector...

03-04-2019 03:44 AM

Back from an identity theft. - 6 replies

Wow what an ordeal. Got hit with ransom ware. Like a dummy I called the number and they got into my computer. Turned it off before they could get too far. Still had to race to the bank and all the other places like Social security experion, IRS , investment broker(he had some serious anti hacker protection and already countered the pings. All i...

01-09-2019 04:35 AM

Can you... - 13 replies

Can you put water based poly over water based latex paint? Doing a project and the customer wants a distressed white finish and I want to protect the top since it’s going to be a coffee table.

12-25-2018 01:30 AM

Anyone buy from "Woodworkers Source" - 4 replies

I received a 150.00 dollar gift card to this store. Thing is I live in Indianapolis, all their stores are in Arizona.They say on their Facebook page that gift cards are in store only. Does anyone think they will honor this card on line? Do you think I’ll have to call the store and work something out?BTY their prices are extreme for wood!

12-13-2018 03:49 PM

Sizing router planing sled. - 6 replies

I would like to make a planing sled to flatten the surface of trunk slices and live edge planks. The bit has a 1,1/2” cutting diameter. I don’t think my 690’s will be stout enough to do the job. How much HP? What brands are best suited for this job?

12-13-2018 03:44 PM

What kind of Camera are you using. - 30 replies

I am not happy with my phone camera. I would like to get an upgrade. I would really like one that does both stills and videos. Is there such a thing? what are the costs of entry level units? What do you people use and why?

12-09-2018 03:49 PM

Another one - 18 replies!

12-09-2018 03:36 PM

Another one - 1 reply

Another Jewelry box

10-14-2018 11:59 PM

Finished it! - 8 replies

Delivered it to the client this past Friday. I of course am too critical on my self; however she loved it. She really loved it.So if she is happy I am happy and also happy to be done with it. She likes the “Bird latches.” It may be the largest Jewelry Box it the area.

07-16-2018 05:45 PM

Cutting Miters greater than 50 degrees. - 4 replies

I have a Rocklear Miter sled. It goes to 50. I need 70 degrees. So I camped my old craftsman adjustable taper jig to the fence and got more angle extension. This seemed to work well as long as the pieces were not too short.Any one Have better methods? This one is limited.

07-09-2018 11:43 PM

Box elder from my yard. - 20 replies

Only 1/4 of it planed so far.

06-23-2018 04:01 PM

Bleaching Black mold? - 15 replies

If it is black mold. I have some planks that have been in my dryer for a while. They still had the bark on them in a few spaces. When I stripped the bark off the sapwood underneath was black.I cleaned it as much as I could.Is it mould? If it is can I put bleach on it to 1) kill the mold; 2) get rid of the black stains?

06-17-2018 04:10 PM

They came! - 6 replies

05-28-2018 11:59 AM

Powermatic Helical Head 15" Plainer. - 3 replies

I looked at the Jet and the Powermatic. I pulled the trigger and bought the powermatic. It was only 300 dollars more.It’s here next week. Also got the Powermatic floormounted hollow chisel morticer with tilting bet. I got this so I can do repetitive cuts foe Chinese joinery. Anyone else have this morticer?

05-23-2018 01:33 AM

Big horn woodworking tools. - 1 reply

Just bought a dust collector from them.Very similar to Jet in fit and finish but a little cheaper. They are owned by AMGeneral. I don’t know if they are US, Tiawan or Chinese.Anybody heard of them?

04-28-2018 06:22 PM

Seat/stool with asian flair made with that thar Box alder(Elder) - 12 replies

This was a small job for a customer.

03-17-2018 02:54 PM

Boxelder! I thought it was Boxalder. - 3 replies

Alaska Guy help rotate this.

02-09-2018 01:19 AM

Inherenting someone else's work. - 14 replies

My vet came to me and asked if I could finish a Tack Box project for him. Apparently the guy who he hired took the money and then dumped the unfinished project on his porch. So in a moment of foolishness I told him to bring them over. One was done. The other no lid the other no trim and no lid. No oak for the rest of the job either. The in finis...

01-23-2018 02:22 AM

Jet planer w/helical head - 3 replies

This is what I plan to purchase. Is there any things I should watch for?

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