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  • In a reply to Plate groove location
    Bill Dalton's picture
    2 hours 33 min ago

    does anyone kmow where can I get plans for that 89-711 sideboard?I would like to make it. Bill

  • In a reply to Stringing lamp wire through curved wood piece
    actuary's picture
    3 hours 29 min ago

    Good observation.

    I think I would start with a milled rectangular piece, re-saw, mill again to get the same thickness for each half, bandsaw the rough outline of the arc and then use a...

  • In a reply to Stringing lamp wire through curved wood piece
    cdambrosio's picture
    4 hours 24 min ago

    I think that is your only option.  But keep in mind when you resaw the arm you will be removing material and may not go back together and be the same dimension.  (...

  • In a reply to Stringing lamp wire through curved wood piece
    cdambrosio's picture
    4 hours 25 min ago

    I think that is your only option.  But keep in mind when you resaw the arm you will be removing material and may not go back together and be the same dimension.  (...

  • In a reply to Finishing Old Pine Planks
    ashleyjohn's picture
    16 hours 55 min ago

    You can definitely use Danish oil, Teak oil or Tung oil for a natural finish. Avoid using poluutherane or any wax based finish as it will make the wood lose its subtle look. 

  • In a reply to European Oak for bench top?
    ashleyjohn's picture
    17 hours 23 min ago

    Yeah...European oak is very smooth to be used as bench top. It will look very subtle yet classy. 

  • In a reply to European Oak for bench top?
    ashleyjohn's picture
    17 hours 23 min ago

    Yeah...European oak is very smooth to be used as bench top. It will look very subtle yet classy. 

  • In a reply to Wood finishing
    woodrox's picture
    20 hours 43 min ago

    I agree with Mark about the wood finishing. I'd also recommend you check out some different woodworking plan resources to help...

  • In a reply to Free old issues of Fine Woodworking since the 70's
    Juliazahar's picture
    3 days 11 hours ago

     Selling joinery boards - ash. Cutting board natural moisture. Thickness: 30 mm + 50 mm + and up 

    Width: 100 mm (+ 10 mm) - 110, 120, 130 ... 170 mm 
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  • In a reply to Free old issues of Fine Woodworking since the 70's
    BostonCharlie's picture
    3 days 12 hours ago

    Thanks for your interest, but they are gone

  • In a reply to Restoring a handplane
    jadgoat@yahoo.com's picture
    3 days 22 hours ago

    I just bought the same hand plane today with the same B.V.S. lettering and the blade was labeled "Bolton".

    It cost me $5.00 and is in pretty rough conditon but should be...

  • In a reply to Rocking chair leg to rocker repair
    ricky's picture
    4 days 2 hours ago

    Since you didn't provide the option of using a 11/16" bit, option 4 is the best. A doweling plate would get you down to 5/8" if you're worried that you couldn't whittle it...

  • In a reply to black spots on Cypress Adirondack Chairs
    user-3806409's picture
    4 days 4 hours ago

    Were you able to find a solution to this problem?  I am trying to seal and new porch with an entire deck made out of cypress and I am already, in the first few weeks, getting the black...

  • In a reply to Alternate Sources for Delta 46-715 Lathe Parts
    DEwilson's picture
    1 week 19 hours ago

    I have dismantled my Delta and selling it for parts. I have the complete lathe with the only thing missing is the pulleys on the main shaft of the lathe. They dissentagraded and those pulleys...

  • In a reply to Bandsaw Choices
    falbergsaws's picture
    1 week 2 days ago

    Have you ever considered a Corbel King? Set up in minutes and go big !      http://www.falbergsaws.com

  • In a reply to Alternate Sources for Delta 46-715 Lathe Parts
    DEwilson's picture
    1 week 2 days ago

    I have dismantled my (Delta wood lathe 46-715) and will sell it by the piece or a package. The only thing missing are the pulleys on the main lathe shaft shaft. I have pulley's on the motor...

  • In a reply to Oval Dowels
    boxmanchris's picture
    1 week 3 days ago

    please tell me more about this moulding with drawings or pics if possible as I have to make about a 1000 of these oval dowels

    thanks chris

  • In a reply to Stop Selling Me, Please!
    acornw's picture
    1 week 4 days ago

    Of Predatory Capitalism.  

    Instead of making info available and asking if you'd like to partake, it is thrown at you using every opportunity and device that can be dreamed...

  • In a reply to Dyes versus Blotches
    forrestb's picture
    1 week 4 days ago

    I use water-based dyes from Lockwood and like the ability to control final color with a non-toxic solvent.

     

    Forrest

  • In a reply to Dyes versus Blotches
    forrestb's picture
    1 week 4 days ago

    I have used his Pre-Color Conditioner and have had good results with blotch control in plywood and mahogany.  His website is

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