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  0 Thread: Speaking of chuck keys...
Post: RE: Speaking of chuck keys...

Philip1231 Wrote: (01-08-2023, 05:20 PM) -- You can contact Jacobs Chuck and they will help you determine which key you need for the chuck. Very helpful. --
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 5 437 01-09-2023, 10:22 AM
  0 Thread: 8” Slow speed grinder?
Post: RE: 8” Slow speed grinder?

ajkoontz Wrote: (12-16-2022, 08:02 PM) -- I’m looking to upgrade an ancient, not very good grinder. This will be used mostly for tool rehab, hollow grinding, general all around grinder, possibly lath...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 11 781 12-22-2022, 08:34 PM
  0 Thread: Router died suddenly
Post: RE: Router died suddenly

RonB1957 Wrote: (11-17-2022, 12:29 AM) -- Is there a tutorial some where that I could watch to learn how to bypass and use it as a single speed? -- A hand router upside down in a table is a very hi...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 13 1,322 11-17-2022, 09:17 AM
  0 Thread: Which band saw blade for this application?
Post: RE: Which band saw blade for this application?

®smpr_fi_mac® Wrote: (09-09-2022, 10:57 PM) -- I'm about to start building a table that will require scrolling on the band saw very similar to that in the linked video; plans are actually from the sa...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 7 686 09-16-2022, 10:47 PM
  0 Thread: Table for ten *comfortably*...dimensions?
Post: RE: Table for ten *comfortably*...dimensions?

®smpr_fi_mac® Wrote: (09-11-2022, 06:13 PM) -- I have a table commission coming soon.  He wants it to seat ten people comfortably.  What dimension range should a table that size be?  We have most det...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking 9 708 09-11-2022, 06:37 PM
  0 Thread: 1964 Delta 8in jointer
Post: RE: 1964 Delta 8in jointer

toolmiser Wrote: (09-07-2022, 08:07 PM) -- Thanks for the info, I totally forgot about my question until today.  This sounds like a winter activity in my basement shop.  I need to enjoy the rest of t...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 18 1,427 09-07-2022, 09:35 PM
  0 Thread: JET JBM-5 Benchtop Mortiser
Post: RE: JET JBM-5 Benchtop Mortiser

Bob Vaughan Wrote: (09-06-2022, 05:46 PM) -- Yeah, yeah, no pictures, didn't happen. Pictures: Or if you want to use metal working equipment, go for it.  Its really the best way to sharpen --
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 9 521 09-06-2022, 05:53 PM
  0 Thread: JET JBM-5 Benchtop Mortiser
Post: RE: JET JBM-5 Benchtop Mortiser

There are good chisels and not so good chisels, but the cutting performance of either relies on sharp, not dull.  Even new chisels can use a little grinding. If you've got a wood lathe, four jaw ch...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 9 521 09-06-2022, 05:46 PM
  0 Thread: Seamless sanding belts?
Post: RE: Seamless sanding belts?

®smpr_fi_mac® Wrote: (09-03-2022, 07:21 PM) -- Where do y'all source your seamless sanding belts?  I need some 4x24; the belts I bought literally cause my work to bounce off the sander each time the ...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 1 306 09-03-2022, 10:35 PM
  0 Thread: 1964 Delta 8in jointer
Post: RE: 1964 Delta 8in jointer

toolmiser Wrote: (09-02-2022, 09:19 PM) -- I believe I have the same jointer.  I've never taken the tables off (in 20 years), how do you remove them?  My depth adjustment has a lot of play in it, I s...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 18 1,427 09-02-2022, 09:46 PM
  0 Thread: Powermatic Model 60
Post: RE: Powermatic Model 60

lincmercguy Wrote: (09-02-2022, 05:15 PM) -- Finding anything 8" without a premium is a challenge right now. But it's good to know the yellow is not worth extra money. I'm also not under pressure to ...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 14 948 09-02-2022, 09:31 PM
  0 Thread: Powermatic Model 60
Post: RE: Powermatic Model 60

lincmercguy Wrote: (09-01-2022, 12:53 PM) -- Thoughts on this jointer? From my research, the power switch is less than desirable, but an easy upgrade. There is one here for what seems like a decent p...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 14 948 09-01-2022, 09:58 PM
  0 Thread: Dovetail jig
Post: RE: Dovetail jig

Bill Tindall Wrote: (08-09-2022, 06:36 AM) -- Thank you.   I do not understand your request.  Please clarify.  I have not jiged dovetails in many years.  I like the flexibility of hand cut dove...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 19 1,513 08-09-2022, 04:18 PM
  0 Thread: Dovetail jig
Post: RE: Dovetail jig

Bill Tindall Wrote: (08-08-2022, 10:08 AM) -- Agree that the track provides the most robust shelf support when needed.  I don't avoid using it when it is needed but it is not always needed.  I just w...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 19 1,513 08-08-2022, 10:11 PM
  0 Thread: Dovetail jig
Post: RE: Dovetail jig

Bill Tindall Wrote: (08-07-2022, 09:00 AM) -- Thank you for the reply.    A comment for the on lookers........Probably because I mostly do Period reproductions or inspirations, I do not like to op...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 19 1,513 08-07-2022, 10:21 PM
  0 Thread: Dovetail jig
Post: RE: Dovetail jig

Tapper Wrote: (08-06-2022, 11:24 PM) -- Nice looking work, Bob! Just a quick question - Is there a reason why you located the groove high on the drawer box rather than lower? Thanks, Doug -- ...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 19 1,513 08-07-2022, 06:56 AM
  0 Thread: Dovetail jig
Post: RE: Dovetail jig

Bill Tindall Wrote: (08-05-2022, 08:58 AM) -- Attractive piece.  I have never used your means of holding and guiding the drawers.  Hence questions.  Does it have a name?  What consideration leads to ...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 19 1,513 08-06-2022, 09:55 PM
  0 Thread: Dovetail jig
Post: RE: Dovetail jig

Gregor1 Wrote: (07-29-2022, 07:26 AM) -- I want to play with my new Porter Cable dovetail jig. I have never used one before. Is there a certain thickness of board that's any easier than another thick...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 19 1,513 08-04-2022, 11:54 PM
  0 Thread: Rikon Drill Press Runout
Post: RE: Rikon Drill Press Runout

JimShaffer Wrote: (07-28-2022, 11:57 AM) -- I have a Rikon benchtop drill press I've owned for some time now. I use it so little, I've never changed the speed on the thing. So, the brand doesn't matt...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 7 769 08-02-2022, 02:39 PM
  0 Thread: Blade storage
Post: RE: Blade storage

Here's what I've been using for several decades.  The dado storage box is fairly recent but it gives an idea of how the storage boxes were made.  Its great for storing on a shelf and not taking up wal...
Bob Vaughan Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,107 08-02-2022, 07:50 AM

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