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08-18-2016 01:26 PM

table saw - 10 replies

good morning,,the trunnion on my delta table saw broke so im thinking about a new saw,,,,any suggestions? i mostly do jewelry boxes keepsake boxes cutting boards and chess boards so my new saw must be accurate,,,,im on a budget lol

03-24-2016 02:52 PM

granite lids - 3 replies

ima retired mason and had some granite tile laying around so i figured,,, hey why not

03-16-2016 12:45 PM

coffee - 3 replies

so im drinkin a mug of coffee n I have an old coffee cup half full of linseed oil im using to wipe down the box I just made, both cups are on the table…....

03-03-2016 04:11 PM

mistake #17 - 10 replies

it m it might have been a good idea to drill the drawer pull holes before gluing on felt

03-03-2016 12:38 PM

incra miter guage - 4 replies

im cutting 45’s with my miter gauge for small boxes no more than 4 inches, should I lay the work piece flat and 45 the blade or stand it up and 45 the miter gauge,,, whats the best way? thanks for any advice

03-01-2016 02:47 PM

new guy - 7 replies

hi guys im new here and a novice wood hobbyist, about 2 years…this site is fantastic, so many world class craftsmen , ive been learning a lot here…ive been surfing this site so much ive been neglecting the projects im doing…anyone in the Levittown pa area need some wood planed on my brand new dewalt 3 blade id be happy to help&...

03-01-2016 01:27 PM

shipping a wood project - 2 replies

hi guys, im making a knitting needle holder for an old neighborhood friend and shipping it from the Philadelphia to Daytona florida, should I worry about the change in climate affecting it? its gonna be maple from 50 year old church pews oiled and waxed or should I spray lacquer it? thanks any advice is greatly appreciated….I really wasn&#...

03-01-2016 12:57 PM

aligning table saw - 4 replies

my old delta contractors saw was a whole kerf outta alignment last year ( seems a piece of wood was jammed on the motor and when turning to 45 degrees it pushed the blade way outs alignment)and it was a real pain to get it right, hammer, clamps, trunnion bolts that I had to find by feel but 4 hours and some skinned knuckles later I got it…...

03-01-2016 12:28 PM

jointer blades - 7 replies

last summer I bought a Rockwell 4’ jointer and the guy threw in a set of 8’ blades that he said could be cut in half, Hss T1 thin knives,,,,can I cut them or should they go to a machine shop…can they even be cut without losing integrity

02-29-2016 11:17 PM

warped wood - 4 replies

I recently made a box outta 50 year old maple from a church pew, 6×7x3 the wood was in my carport in damp weather for 3 weeks, the carcass of my box is fine, no problems..the lid however cupped abot 1/16 of an inch. it is 1/2 inch thick with 1 inch of the inside dado cut a 1/4 inch thick, was it the weather causing this? or am I doi...

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