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04-05-2011 04:11 AM

need help with project page - 5 replies

I don’t know where to post general questioins, so I will try it here. I can not use the zoom function on the project page. When I click zoom all I get is a brown screen. Do I need to change the settings or something, it was working fine until last week. I first thought it was a problem with the site, but I notice that no one else is compla...

02-11-2011 04:03 AM

kreg jig - 4 replies

Hello out there in internet land, I have pretty much made up my mind to buy the electric pocket hole jig. I was hopeing to hear from some of you that own this machine. Would you buy it again? What do you like or dislike about it? Just wanting alittle informa...

06-13-2010 05:37 AM

Where to go in Myrtle Beech - 4 replies

Hello there guys I will be going on vacation to Myrtle beech on the 10th of July. Not my first trip but I have never seen any woodworking stores their. So I thought maybe some of you could share some sites that would interest a woodworker, doesn’t have to be a store, anything related to woodworking. Thanks in advance.

04-17-2010 05:29 AM

bandsaw tires - 3 replies

I have a 17” bandsaw and would like to purchase the urethane tires for it. Does anyone know where I can find them? I’ve searched the web and came up with nothing. Grizzly has the rubber ones, but I would really like the better tires if someone makes them. Thanks for you help.

03-31-2010 02:37 AM

can you tell me what I did wrong - 9 replies

Last night I put the first coat of poly on a cabinet for doll clothes. ( my nieces b-day is coming up) So tonight I go down and wet sand and then start to apply the second coat. All was going good and then I see a ripple in the wet poly so I rubbed it with my finger thinking something had fallen in the finish. Boy was I wrong, with the wipe of m...

03-02-2010 09:48 PM

shop fox 26" rails - 2 replies

I recently purchased the shop fox tablesaw and I upgraded to the 72” rails. They aslo sent the original stock rails which are 26”. The sell is for the rails only as they only sent one fence. All of the mounting hardware is there along with the instructions. If there is any interest you can pm me or leave a message here. I do not have...

08-11-2009 09:26 PM

jig for biscut jointer - 15 replies

Hello guys, I hope I can explain what I need to make and get some help. I have a long miter joint that I would like to place some splines on the outside face. I know I can make a base for my biscut jointer to cut the slots but I would also like for them to be on an 45 degree angle so I need to make something to hold the jointer on that angle. Ha...

07-04-2009 08:09 PM

where to buy pocket door system - 4 replies

I am building the corner T.V. stand and need to buy the pocket door system. I looked at the ones from rockler and was about to make the purchase then thought I would ask you guys to see what you used. This is the first time for me useing these, so that is why I am looking for advice. Thanks in advance.

03-05-2009 03:42 AM

spraying your projects - 5 replies

I just purchased a spray system and was wanting to get some advise on how I should set up a spray booth. I was thinking I could make my own booth with a fan to exhaust the fumes outside. Will this be enough to keep everything safe or do I need to invest in a commercial booth? If you have any pics that you could share that would be great. Thanks.

02-15-2009 02:44 AM

studying with a master - 10 replies

After looking at Marco’s post with the sculpture, I started thinking about how great it would be to be able to study with someone who has mastered there craft. There is no way that I could do it but would love to all the same. All the humdrums of live would not allow me to do so, but how great would it be. So I have a question for you guys...

01-13-2009 12:51 AM

Finishing question. - 2 replies

I have made and finished a T.V. stand to go in and existing entertainment center. Now the problem. After I installed the stand I find out that it needs to be a little darker. It has poly. for the final 2 coats and I am wanting to know if I can now add a couple coats of shallac over the poly. without any problems? I am almost certain that a coupl...

01-04-2009 11:14 PM

help with bookcase - 2 replies

I’m building a bookshelf, the shelves will be 3/4”ply and will reinforce the front and back with solid oak. My question is how long can I run the shelves without worrying about sag?

01-01-2009 06:10 PM

Cove molding - 5 replies

Happy New Year to everyone. Now to the question, in the next project I am about to do I will need to make some cove molding on my tablesaw. I have never done this before so I was hoping some of you have made the jig before and can give me some tips. the molding will be 6” wide.

08-01-2008 09:45 PM

ordered the go490x jointer - 3 replies

Hello there everyone, well I decided Thursday to order the go490x jointer and UPS called today and said it would be delivered Monday. Wow I am as excited as a cat in a room full of lmice. My old jointer was the small 6” by delta so you can see why I am so excited.

07-29-2008 03:26 AM

G0490X 8" Jointer w/ Spiral Cutterhead - 4 replies

I am thinking very seriously on purchasing this machine and was wanting to hear from some of the people that own them. This would be the first grizzly product that I have bought and just want to make sure it would be a tool to stay in my shop for years to come. Any help would be appreciated.

06-01-2008 03:31 AM

need to get glue joint apart - 8 replies

hello guys and gals I could use a little help and I know that I’ve come to the right place. So the problem is I have a glue joint ( mortice and tenion ) that I need to get apart with out damaging the wood , is their any hope for me. What can I do to weaken the glue so I can seperate the pieces?

05-31-2008 04:18 AM

which router would you buy - 20 replies

I am asking this question because my old plunge router bit the dust while I was working a set of cabinets. So now I am in the market for a new router. It needs to have a 1/2 inch collet but other than that I am open to suggestions.

04-02-2008 02:40 AM

central machinery bandsaw - 9 replies

I was looking at the harbor freight web sight and found the 17” central machinery bandsaw the saw looks nice in the add, but was wandering what kind of saw it really is. So does anyone have one or used one that would like to share there experiences?

02-22-2008 12:14 AM

shop dust collection - 9 replies

I am in need of a collector for my shop the size is 20’x 40’ with the usuall tools table saw mitersaw, planer,jointer,RAS,bandsaw ect. I have been looking strongly at the oneida 3hp gorilla, everytime I start to buy I think that I could buy some more tools with that money. I have also been looking at the double bag systems and at th...

01-30-2008 03:30 AM

kitchen corner cabinets - 4 replies

Hello there gang. Just a quick question. Does anyone know where I might find plans for the kitchen corner cabinets. What I am looking for are the general rules for the door widths, how far to cut back into bottom for the door and face frame. Just the general numbers and guide lines for the cabinet. Have searched the net but came up empty. ...

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