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  0 Thread: should have done it years ago department
Post: RE: should have done it years ago department

Ray Newman Wrote: (10-01-2021, 07:40 PM) -- Just put the cap between your teeth and pull. Just like pulling the pin on a hand grenade. :D -- Just try it with full dentures. You'll have three thing ...
wood2woodknot Woodworking 26 2,138 10-13-2021, 10:49 PM
  0 Thread: WTB- S&K 10mm wrench
Post: RE: WTB- S&K 10mm wrench

Home Depot handles SK wrenches. Affordable. EDIT: Ooops! My apologies. Maybe it was really " HU- SK - Y" tools on their shelves..
wood2woodknot Tool Swap N' Sell 11 1,098 09-09-2021, 10:21 PM
  0 Thread: help installing small ribbed belt
Post: RE: help installing small ribbed belt

Although Google seems to have solved the problem, I wonder if a thin coat of dish detergent on a section of the belt ribs might give enough "slip" to get things together. Maybe this is way out there, ...
wood2woodknot Woodworking Power Tools 8 1,149 07-16-2021, 08:23 PM
  0 Thread: crosscut saws for $500!?
Post: RE: crosscut saws for $500!?

Awww...the poor guy just misplaced the decimal point !!! Ok, just being a little (no, a lot !) sarcastic.
wood2woodknot Woodworking Hand Tools 12 1,926 05-08-2021, 09:59 AM
  0 Thread: band saw illumination
Post: RE: band saw illumination

Just bought the sewing machine light for my scroll saw. Epoxied a fender washer to the saw's aluminum chassis to provide a base for the magnet. Plenty of light output; flexible wand with plenty of rea...
wood2woodknot Woodworking 35 4,426 03-24-2021, 07:19 PM
  0 Thread: Need a source for stainless steel plate
Post: RE: Need a source for stainless steel plate

MstrCarpenter Wrote: (03-20-2021, 07:43 PM) -- https://www.homedepot.com/p/Prime-Line-4-in-x-16-in-Stainless-Steel-Door-Push-Plate-J-4626/202634820 (https://www.homedepot.com/p/Prime-Line-4-in-x-16-i...
wood2woodknot Woodworking 21 2,428 03-21-2021, 08:52 PM
  0 Thread: Painting plywood yard decorations
Post: RE: Painting plywood yard decorations

I would check in with one of the local outdoor sign painters shops and see what paints they are using. I doubt they are using big box house paints. I know from some previous projects they had differen...
wood2woodknot Finishing 6 860 03-13-2021, 12:26 AM
  0 Thread: Need a source for stainless steel plate
Post: RE: Need a source for stainless steel plate

MstrCarpenter Wrote: (02-28-2021, 10:39 PM) -- they'll have some holes, but how about push plates. 4' x 16". -- Fill me in.........what are pushplates?
wood2woodknot Woodworking 21 2,428 03-11-2021, 07:14 PM
  0 Thread: Need a source for stainless steel plate
Post: RE: Need a source for stainless steel plate

Cooler Wrote: (03-04-2021, 11:58 AM) -- Look to see if there is a local stainless steel countertop manufacturer or duct fabricator.  If you can find one locally ask if you can buy some of his scr...
wood2woodknot Woodworking 21 2,428 03-11-2021, 07:13 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for Laser Engraving
Post: RE: Looking for Laser Engraving

wjt Wrote: (03-07-2021, 07:14 PM) -- Look for a local MakerSpace. Bill -- No real help here. Just my experience. I am lucky to have a contact with someone who has a laser for her business. I provid...
wood2woodknot Woodworking 13 1,523 03-07-2021, 08:36 PM
  0 Thread: Need a source for stainless steel plate
Post: RE: Need a source for stainless steel plate

WoodworkerTom Wrote: (02-28-2021, 03:52 PM) -- Home Depot has door kickplates.  Not sure of guage but that might work -- Didn't see anything stainless that was strong/stiff/thick enough unless it w...
wood2woodknot Woodworking 21 2,428 02-28-2021, 08:49 PM
  0 Thread: Need a source for stainless steel plate
Post: Need a source for stainless steel plate

I've never gotten into this kind of thing before so maybe some of you tool makers, blacksmiths, or knife makers can tell me where I can find stainless steel plate in small amounts - approx.  4x16 inch...
wood2woodknot Woodworking 21 2,428 02-27-2021, 10:08 PM
  0 Thread: Carving knife review
Post: RE: Carving knife review

Timberwolf Wrote: (02-24-2021, 01:13 PM) -- ............................. Sorry...I don't recall whether or not they offered a choice,,,I know others do, however. -- The hook knife that I just rec...
wood2woodknot Woodworking Hand Tools 11 1,869 02-27-2021, 09:31 PM
  0 Thread: Carving knife review
Post: RE: Carving knife review

wood2woodknot Wrote: (02-17-2021, 01:23 AM) -- Jack, Thanks for  the information. I've been looking at hook knives and putting off because of either prices or reviews. Hope these are as good as you ...
wood2woodknot Woodworking Hand Tools 11 1,869 02-22-2021, 07:50 AM
  0 Thread: Carving knife review
Post: RE: Carving knife review

Jack, Thanks for  the information. I've been looking at hook knives and putting off because of either prices or reviews. Hope these are as good as you say. Just ordered the 3 knife "kit" for $25.99 b...
wood2woodknot Woodworking Hand Tools 11 1,869 02-17-2021, 01:23 AM
  0 Thread: Hard Shellac
Post: RE: Hard Shellac

About the only ones I see talking about it are luthiers in Aussie land. Sort of a closed trade group, maybe.
wood2woodknot Finishing 6 1,369 02-06-2021, 07:32 PM
  0 Thread: Hard Shellac
Post: RE: Hard Shellac

I did find this background information. Apparently after shellac has been dissolbed in alcohol, some varnishes and other additives can be added to create a harder finish. I found this: SOURCE: ...
wood2woodknot Finishing 6 1,369 02-05-2021, 10:02 PM
  0 Thread: Hard Shellac
Post: Hard Shellac

I read about hard shellac in a  forum from Australia. It seems to be a common, even favorite, among luthiers and others, especially for rubbed shellac finishes. Is there such a thing here in the s...
wood2woodknot Finishing 6 1,369 02-03-2021, 08:48 PM
  0 Thread: Fingers Crossed
Post: RE: Fingers Crossed

FYI - They also offer 15% discount for Woodnetters - just add WN15 in the comments box. Does not appear onj your order but does show up on the bill. And free shipping. They have always been basically...
wood2woodknot Woodworking Power Tools 21 2,370 02-01-2021, 09:11 PM
  0 Thread: heat gun
Post: RE: heat gun

Thnaks for the background information, Tom.
wood2woodknot Woodworking Power Tools 3 793 02-01-2021, 09:03 PM

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