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  0 Thread: 230 to 220/240 equivalence
Post: RE: 230 to 220/240 equivalence

EricBruns Wrote: (10-12-2021, 08:48 PM) -- Need some guidance on a recent LT18 I brought home that was wired at the previous site for 230. My shop is wired for 220 and the plug is very different. Is ...
JGrout Woodworking Power Tools 19 1,397 10-12-2021, 09:23 PM
  0 Thread: sold
Post: sold

Selling for a friend getting out of Woodworking Base plate to mount Incra fence to MFT style top 96mm centers $95.00 sold Buyer pays shipping ,USA only  https://images.craigslis...
JGrout Tool Swap N' Sell 4 656 10-12-2021, 10:11 AM
  0 Thread: Jointer tune up
Post: RE: Jointer tune up

TadMcD Wrote: (12-29-2017, 09:54 PM) -- i spent all dang day trying to tune up my jet 6" (to align it for new shelix)...even moved it into the house (where it was warm). dangest thing. got the inf...
JGrout Woodworking Power Tools 17 7,667 12-30-2017, 08:32 AM
  0 Thread: DJ20 jointer replacement screws
Post: RE: DJ20 jointer replacement screws

Bill Mains Wrote: (10-31-2017, 11:51 AM) -- Need to replace screws that hold blades in place. Delta wants almost $4 each. The ordginal ones seem to round off too easy. Any suggestions? Thanks...Bill ...
JGrout Woodworking Power Tools 11 5,364 11-01-2017, 08:37 AM
  0 Thread: Mortise and Tenon Question
Post: RE: Mortise and Tenon Question

jteneyck Wrote: (10-31-2017, 10:18 AM) -- Not disagreeing only trying to understand.  I've always thought that the depth of a glued mortise and tenon should be at least 3 times the thickness of the t...
JGrout Woodworking 14 6,791 10-31-2017, 10:35 AM
  0 Thread: Mortise and Tenon Question
Post: RE: Mortise and Tenon Question

loosetoe Wrote: (10-30-2017, 07:21 PM) -- Why?  Not disagreeing.  Just wondering your thought process.  Are you figuring the overlap will help with racking? -- Tenons will rack less the deeper they...
JGrout Woodworking 14 6,791 10-30-2017, 08:44 PM
  0 Thread: Mortise and Tenon Question
Post: RE: Mortise and Tenon Question

Rick H Wrote: (10-30-2017, 06:41 PM) -- I making a table with 6" turned legs and 5" x 3/4" apron. I'm thinking about having them set back 1/2" from the outside edge of the leg. How thick and deep wou...
JGrout Woodworking 14 6,791 10-30-2017, 07:07 PM
  0 Thread: Bearings
Post: RE: Bearings

I see no reason to replace new bearings as long as you use some care removing them and resetting them on the new journals  a simple bearing puller set this is more than you need (https://www.harbor...
JGrout Woodworking Power Tools 9 4,546 10-30-2017, 08:15 AM
  0 Thread: Jointer Techniques
Post: RE: Jointer Techniques

TadMcD Wrote: (10-29-2017, 10:51 AM) -- Thanks, Joe. I don't have a power planer, but I've tried sanders and hand planes. Don't mind the cost of sand paper, but the lumber is often covered in dirt a...
JGrout Woodworking Power Tools 12 6,066 10-29-2017, 10:58 AM
  0 Thread: Jointer Techniques
Post: RE: Jointer Techniques

TadMcD Wrote: (10-29-2017, 09:40 AM) -- Thanks, Steve et al. No, I'm not attempting to joint both sides/edges; I do an edge, I do a face. Then I move to the TS to trim the other edge and the plane...
JGrout Woodworking Power Tools 12 6,066 10-29-2017, 10:30 AM
  0 Thread: Best Deal on 40" Bar Clamps?
Post: RE: Best Deal on 40" Bar Clamps?

Arlin Eastman Wrote: (10-28-2017, 02:24 PM) -- John If you have to clamp wood hard enough to close the gap then what you are creating is a very big problem of it wanting to crack at that joint or in...
JGrout Woodworking 22 12,968 10-28-2017, 03:26 PM
  0 Thread: Short Nails for Brad Nailer
Post: RE: Short Nails for Brad Nailer

Willyou Wrote: (10-28-2017, 09:22 AM) -- I understand your terminology. Your statement about putting the strip of nails in the very bottom (not wrong) is what I was talking about in my comment #20. T...
JGrout Woodworking Power Tools 16 8,625 10-28-2017, 12:17 PM
  0 Thread: Best Deal on 40" Bar Clamps?
Post: RE: Best Deal on 40" Bar Clamps?

jteneyck Wrote: (10-28-2017, 10:04 AM) -- Point taken, Joe.  Part of my problem is my shop space; it's really limited.  I can't turn a door cross ways on my bench so the clamps can hang off the sides...
JGrout Woodworking 22 12,968 10-28-2017, 12:13 PM
  0 Thread: Best Deal on 40" Bar Clamps?
Post: RE: Best Deal on 40" Bar Clamps?

notice which clamps are on the door and which ones are on the wall ;)  All the info given in this thread is applicable and true  My experience however is different in use and I have made a lot o...
JGrout Woodworking 22 12,968 10-28-2017, 08:18 AM
  0 Thread: Quieter Miter Saw
Post: RE: Quieter Miter Saw

tedthebed Wrote: (10-27-2017, 02:04 PM) -- I have a Ryobi miter saw which I've had for years and still use almost daily (it just won't die :D ) that literally "screams"  :upset:  when the electric bl...
JGrout Woodworking Power Tools 11 10,550 10-27-2017, 02:47 PM
  0 Thread: Short Nails for Brad Nailer
Post: RE: Short Nails for Brad Nailer

Willyou Wrote: (10-27-2017, 01:46 PM) -- Yes, but the magazine looks identical to the Wen that Steve N posted. Maybe Wen and DeWalt are made by the same manufacturer. -- OK your comment that only o...
JGrout Woodworking Power Tools 16 8,625 10-27-2017, 02:42 PM
  0 Thread: Short Nails for Brad Nailer
Post: RE: Short Nails for Brad Nailer

Willyou Wrote: (10-27-2017, 09:24 AM) -- Steve, Sorry. I'm not sure what point you are making. How else would you put them in and how does this relate to using 1/2" nails in this gun? -- could you...
JGrout Woodworking Power Tools 16 8,625 10-27-2017, 10:43 AM
  0 Thread: Making a butt joint
Post: RE: Making a butt joint

I would look hard at changing the stretcher , raising it up and rotating it perpendicular to the legs then using a mortise and tenon  but that is a pretty big design change from what you have.
JGrout Woodworking 6 3,102 10-26-2017, 03:37 PM
  0 Thread: Short Nails for Brad Nailer
Post: RE: Short Nails for Brad Nailer

Willyou Wrote: (10-26-2017, 01:51 PM) -- I recently acquired a DeWalt model D51236 pneumatic brad nail gun. Model information indicates that it will fire nails from 5/8" to 1 1/4". This gun is a litt...
JGrout Woodworking Power Tools 16 8,625 10-26-2017, 02:06 PM
  0 Thread: Jointer Techniques
Post: RE: Jointer Techniques

Well to make a bowed board flat you are going to create in essence a wedged or tapered end. that is inevitable, and expected with bowed stock.  The order of processing here goes like this  1 rou...
JGrout Woodworking Power Tools 12 6,066 10-25-2017, 04:40 PM

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