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  0 Thread: Peg Board or Alternative
Post: RE: Peg Board or Alternative

You might get a little tear out but how often are you going to be moving the pegs around? You only need a drop to hold the peg in place, your not trying to do a glue up that needs a lot of strength.  ...
Allen Woodworking 25 2,257 07-12-2021, 08:27 PM
  0 Thread: Peg Board or Alternative
Post: RE: Peg Board or Alternative

Put a dab of hot melt glue on your hooks when you insert them in the peg board. It will hold the hooks in place but you can still remove them if you waht to. Al
Allen Woodworking 25 2,257 06-23-2021, 08:14 PM
  0 Thread: Gasket question
Post: RE: Gasket question

Rubber washers such as you use to seal the bolts that hold a toilet tank to the bowl. I figure if it will keep the water in the tank from leaking out it should do for a little splash/rain water protec...
Allen Home Improvement 9 748 04-16-2021, 11:13 AM
  0 Thread: Snow blower wheel problem
Post: RE: Snow blower wheel problem

Have you checked your manual for an exploded view to see what you actually have? If no manual you can probably go online and find a view of it. It should show you what that part actually looks like an...
Allen Home Improvement 8 770 02-07-2021, 08:36 PM
  0 Thread: A Few More Silver Maple Burl Bowls
Post: RE: A Few More Silver Maple Burl Bowls

Those are really, really nice! Al
Allen Woodturning 13 1,677 12-31-2020, 08:13 PM
  0 Thread: Where's the wood?
Post: RE: Where's the wood?

Went to two Menards and one Lowes yesterday, not a single pressured treated 4x4 at any of them.  Al
Allen Home Improvement 21 3,789 07-19-2020, 07:58 PM
  0 Thread: I must be getting old
Post: RE: I must be getting old

Yeah, what happened to those days when we could throw bales of hay all day long. Have contests as to who could throw a bale the highest to top off the wagon , go party half the night and then get up w...
Allen Woodworking 24 6,742 05-19-2020, 07:47 PM
  0 Thread: toilet hose replacement
Post: RE: toilet hose replacement

I don't change out the hose unless something appears to be wrong with it. They only cost a few bucks so if it gives you peace of mind that you have a new hose on it then by all means replace it. Al
Allen Home Improvement 11 3,538 05-05-2020, 10:57 AM
  0 Thread: New door wont stay shut
Post: RE: New door wont stay shut

I would call the guy that installed it back and have him fix it at his cost. Al
Allen Home Improvement 23 5,985 02-22-2020, 02:18 PM
  0 Thread: vinyl siding/nuke green stuff
Post: RE: vinyl siding/nuke green stuff

Another vote for wet and forget. Works for me. Al
Allen Home Improvement 9 2,590 02-11-2020, 07:12 PM
  0 Thread: Tool cases vs freeing up shop space
Post: RE: Tool cases vs freeing up shop space

I keep mine to stow the tool in with all the attachments, paperwork and so forth. They all stack in a row on a couple of shelves. I never have to search for the wrench or chuck key to change out a bit...
Allen Woodworking Power Tools 27 6,382 02-03-2020, 09:35 PM
  0 Thread: Woodsmith Coasters...
Post: RE: Woodsmith Coasters...

Looks good to me. Is that a David R Ray coffee cup I see? Shared pier space with her in San Diego and Long Beach. Al
Allen Woodworking 11 3,301 12-18-2019, 12:33 PM
  0 Thread: Clock Parts help
Post: RE: Clock Parts help
Allen Woodworking 6 2,140 12-13-2019, 08:19 PM
  0 Thread: Bosch dishwasher runs and runs...why?
Post: RE: Bosch dishwasher runs and runs...why?

(12-02-2019, 09:26 AM)Dumb_Polack Wrote: Allen?  That video did the trick!!! Turns out it wasn't heating up, therefore the machine thought it needed to run until the water was hot enough.  There wa...
Allen Home Improvement 7 2,282 12-02-2019, 09:13 PM
  0 Thread: Bosch dishwasher runs and runs...why?
Post: RE: Bosch dishwasher runs and runs...why?

(11-30-2019, 06:19 PM)Dumb_Polack Wrote: Started the other night.  The normal cycle sposta take 105 minutes...ran for 3 hrs before I turned it off. The quick cycle should run for 39 minutes...nope....
Allen Home Improvement 7 2,282 11-30-2019, 08:08 PM
  0 Thread: How to cut dados for a bookcase?
Post: RE: How to cut dados for a bookcase?

(11-27-2019, 01:51 PM)overland Wrote: I'm making a bookcase. What's a good way to cut dados for the shelves in the side pieces?
Allen Woodworking 23 6,626 11-27-2019, 03:14 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for a 5 1/2" corded circular saw
Post: RE: Looking for a 5 1/2" corded circular saw

(11-19-2019, 03:52 PM)6270_Productions Wrote: I had a Skilsaw for years and loved it, but it finally died. Does anyone make a corded 5 1/2" circular saw anymore? There seem to be plenty of battery...
Allen Woodworking Power Tools 12 4,264 11-19-2019, 08:41 PM
  0 Thread: keeping glue from freezing
Post: RE: keeping glue from freezing

(11-16-2019, 08:06 PM)MauleSkinner Wrote: I know...take it in the house! ;) My shop is a (mostly) unheated garage. Does anybody have any ideas for a small "warming oven" to keep my glues from freez...
Allen Woodworking 14 3,659 11-16-2019, 08:22 PM
  0 Thread: Drawer pulls/handles source
Post: RE: Drawer pulls/handles source

(08-28-2019, 05:46 PM)Duane N Wrote: Does anyone have a good source for buying drawer pulls and/or handles for cabinets...specifically made of Red Oak not just "wood"?  Also looking for a good sourc...
Allen Woodworking 11 3,572 08-28-2019, 07:24 PM
  0 Thread: What do I have? How do I kill it?
Post: RE: What do I have? How do I kill it?

Looks like Creeping Charlie.
Allen Home Improvement 12 6,072 05-26-2018, 07:54 PM

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