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02-06-2018 03:01 AM

Sandings suggestions - 9 replies

I have been using 60 and 80 grit Diablo 5” sanding disks for finishing end grain cutting boards.Then I go to 120, 180 and finally 220.The 60 and 80 grit Diablo don’t seem to hold up very well.Any suggestions on a better longer lasting pad??

12-03-2017 12:16 AM

Freud Table Saw blade not 10 inches - 40 replies

Just wondering if anyone noticed that the Freud table saw blades are not actually 10”!I have 3 Freud blades and all are 9.75”, not 10” All my other blades I have all measure 10” I even have a few old Craftsman blades that are at least 15 years old and they are 10” as well.Is this normal for Freud?

11-07-2016 09:14 PM

CB Designe not working - 3 replies

I just tried to open a file I created in CB Designer and wanted to print and I can’t get it to save as a pdf. Has anyone else had this problem

03-12-2016 02:07 AM

Super Dust Deputy - 6 replies

I have the plastic model of the Super Dust Deputy hooked to a Harbor freight collector.I am looking into getting a new dust collector and am wondering how much of a CFM loss you get with the Deputy hooked up to a collector.I called Oneida today and asked that question. They don’t have an answer except to say yes there is a CFM loss when h...

12-21-2015 06:13 PM

Wynn 35A Filter cleaning - 12 replies

Just wonder how the Jocks clean their Wynn 35A filter.I have it on a HF dust collector with a Super Dust Deputy ( Plastic one).It works great, but cleaning the filter is a pain in the ass.I use compressed air to blow the dust into the bag below, but I always seem to have to put it on the floor and go on the inside of the filter with a brush to g...

07-28-2015 09:28 PM

Ridgid Jointer JP06101 Knives - 6 replies

I just got one of these used off Craigs List!Was in very good shape and just needs some clean up to make it ready to go. Just wondering where you folks get new replacement knives for it?I called Ridgid and they want $19 each plus shipping. Any suggestions would be appreciated. Steve

07-09-2015 08:03 PM

Super Dust deputy (standad plastic one) - 23 replies

I have tried 3 times to contact Oneida and they haven’t returned any of my calls or emails! Does anyone know what the CFM drop is on the Super Dust Deputy (standard plastic one) I have it hooked to a Harbor Freight and also have the Wynn filter in lieu of the standard cloth bag. It sure seems like it’s quite alot It works...

06-22-2015 05:00 PM

HELP in Using mineral oil for cutting boards - 8 replies

I was just wondering if it is better to just soak a board in mineral oil for a few min or apply the oil over a 3-4 day period and then coat with the oil and beeswax. I have been applying the oil over a 3 day period and then give it a oil and wax coating for the last 2 days. So it has lots of oil and wax on the board Am I doing it correctly...

06-02-2015 10:47 PM

Buying Performax 22/44 plus sander - 4 replies

I am looking at buying one of these used This one does have the sand smart and looks to be in good shape. My question is if there are parts available for this machine if I need them in the future.This one was built before Jet bought out Performax, so I am thinking it’s about 6-8 years old. Any thoughts would be appreciated.

05-20-2015 04:40 AM

Getting zapped when running my planer - 6 replies

I have a Rockler flex hose connected to my dust collector.Every time I have it hooked to my planer, I get zapped. How do I hook up a ground on the flex hose? I called Rockler and they have no idea.Any help would be appreciated.

04-21-2015 06:30 PM

RidGid Jointer - 25 replies

I see that Home depot is selling the Ridgid JP0610 Jointer for $549 on line ans ship to your house. Are these worth the money or should I look for something else? I currently have a Grizzly band saw and table saw and they both work great.I have been looking on Craig’s list in my area for a very long time, and what they want for old u...

04-03-2015 06:10 PM

Grizzly G0459 or Jet 16/32 sander - 4 replies

I want to get a drum sander and have read many reviews on both of these sanders.A co worker of mine has a G0459 that is almost brand new with probably $150 in sandpaper rolls. I can by that one for $300.If I wait for a Jet Sale I know the Jet will be just under $1,000 before tax and extra sandpaper rolls. Which one?? Any ideas would be ap...

02-12-2015 09:19 PM

Delta 20-640 - 5 replies

I have a older Delta 20-640 scroll saw ant it works just great! I am wondering if there is any sort of upgrade for the blade holder so it is a quick release type of system.The saw is over 20 years old, but runs fine. I want to give it to my daughter, but the way the blades need to be installed, I am sure it would be a PITA for her and she ...

02-02-2015 07:11 PM

Cutting Boards ( How many jocks make these without a drum sander) - 32 replies

I am seeing all of these beautiful boards that everyone is making and am just wondering how many of you are making these without the use of a drum sander? I guess you could call it a survey!

11-24-2014 03:20 PM

Shopsmith Mark 5 - 5 replies

I have a friend that just passed away. He has the Mark 5 Shopsmith and I offered to sell it and give the proceeds to his mom.Does anyone know what these things are worth?It looks like he has every accessory that was available. There is even a new cover still in the plastic bag it came with.I know they were quite expensive when new. It would...

11-07-2014 01:49 AM

Blade sharpening - 4 replies

Does Wood Craft or Rockler do a good job of blade sharpening/Or do I send it out somewhere? I actually used ACE hardware once, but I don’t know if they are that good

10-27-2014 03:10 AM

Harbor freight dust collector Impeller size - 1 reply

I have the HF dust collector and am wondering what the impeller size is ?I realize it really isn’t a real 2hp collector, but I only run one machine at a time.

10-16-2014 10:11 PM

Grizzly Customer Service Gloat - 1 reply

I ordered a G0690 table saw from Grizzly last week monday!The saw arrived on Wednesday from UPS freight services.I paid the $35 lift gate fee and even though the driver didn’t have to do anything but drop the saw at the curb, he actually took his pallet jack and brought it right into my garage without me having to even ask. After unpack...

10-04-2014 01:34 PM

Buying a new Grizzly Table Saw - 9 replies

I ordered a Grizzly G1023RLWX which is on backorder till mid December, and I don’t want to wait that long. My question is Do I switch to the G1023RL, RLW or go for the G0690 instead. Both saws have very good reviews so I am having a problem trying to decide.

09-29-2014 02:41 AM

Grizzly 1023 RLW belt - 8 replies

I ordered a Grizzly G1023RLWX a month ago and just found out it is on back order till at least mid December.My question is regarding the Poly belt on the 1023’s. According to the manual, when you replace the belt, they saw to replace the arbor bearings as well. How long do these belts and bearings actually last anyway? The 0690 us...

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