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  0 Thread: Plywood Gripe
Post: RE: Plywood Gripe

I would look into buying/borrowing/renting a small tow-behind trailer...
brianwelch Woodworking 17 912 01-10-2023, 03:24 PM
  0 Thread: Switch Box Dilemma
Post: RE: Switch Box Dilemma

If you were to take out/bypass the remote module in the fan I wonder if you might be able to defer to manual controls...So far I am pleased with the remote in ours.
brianwelch Home Improvement 10 473 01-10-2023, 01:14 PM
  0 Thread: Unique design challenge
Post: RE: Unique design challenge

OneStaple Wrote: (01-02-2023, 05:43 PM) -- Ok, my three year old and five year old diligently walked around the neighbors' yards this afternoon collecting small sticks in their mini wheelbarrow. They...
brianwelch Woodworking 11 604 01-03-2023, 01:57 PM
  0 Thread: JJ Ryan No300 12in Wrench Grip Perfect Handle Screwdriver
Post: RE: JJ Ryan No300 12in Wrench Grip Perfect Handle ...

I was going to ask you why you selected apple, and then I saw the final product... Nice work! Brian (a fellow Bucks Countian...)
brianwelch Woodworking Hand Tools 9 719 01-02-2023, 04:52 PM
  0 Thread: My "Over the Christmas Break" Project....Marble Toy
Post: RE: My "Over the Christmas Break" Project....Marbl...

The method I used for making hundreds of round coasters as take-aways at our daughters wedding was to turn a cylinder on a lathe and then lop off sections with a miter saw...just like the old slice-n-...
brianwelch Woodworking 7 924 12-30-2022, 11:22 AM
  0 Thread: I Finally Built a Windsor Chair
Post: RE: I Finally Built a Windsor Chair

Very nicely done, you should be both very proud and pleased, I know I would...
brianwelch Woodworking Hand Tools 13 668 12-15-2022, 08:04 AM
  0 Thread: Rolling Cart for Pizza Oven
Post: RE: Rolling Cart for Pizza Oven

Really nice, but your shop is waaaay too clean...I had to look away...
brianwelch Woodworking 9 921 12-12-2022, 05:30 PM
  0 Thread: Drilling a Long (12") Hole
Post: RE: Drilling a Long (12") Hole

iclark Wrote: (12-10-2022, 12:02 AM) -- It can be hard to find a drill press with a 12" throw. Precisely re-positioning the DP table for each incremental step of drilling can be challenging and the s...
brianwelch Woodworking 33 2,231 12-10-2022, 03:52 AM
  0 Thread: Help designing this table?
Post: RE: Help designing this table?

jteneyck Wrote: (12-01-2022, 06:15 PM) -- You could make the one leg removable to deal with that.   Dear Lord, those legs are ugly.   John -- Glad it is not just me with that thought...
brianwelch Woodworking 12 955 12-02-2022, 08:50 AM
  0 Thread: Router died suddenly
Post: RE: Router died suddenly

This might sound silly, but check your power source...I recently thought I had an issue with a Delta lunchbox planer that stopped suddenly, and was sure I either burnt up the motor or switch...Turns o...
brianwelch Woodworking Power Tools 13 1,322 11-17-2022, 08:07 PM
  0 Thread: Got to repair a benchtop today
Post: RE: Got to repair a benchtop today

Rob,  Curious...What was the depth of the damage/thickness of the patch?
brianwelch Woodworking 20 1,178 11-14-2022, 04:56 PM
  0 Thread: Duct Cleaning - Scam??
Post: RE: Duct Cleaning - Scam??

The process is not a scam, but there are a number of less than reputable firms offering their services...we hired one just before our first child was due...they never even removed the registers, so I ...
brianwelch Home Improvement 19 1,356 11-04-2022, 08:16 AM
  0 Thread: Kitchen helper plan??
Post: RE: Kitchen helper plan??

DieselDennis Wrote: (10-18-2022, 11:36 AM) -- Made this one about 10 years ago.  Not much to it.  It has survived two families so far.  Takes up some room, but does the job. https://www.ana-white....
brianwelch Woodworking 4 398 10-18-2022, 01:11 PM
  0 Thread: East Indian Rosewood Cutoffs.
Post: RE: East Indian Rosewood Cutoffs.

Timberwerks Studio Wrote: (10-05-2022, 03:20 PM) -- Tell you what Arlin, PM your address to me and I'll send you a box of mixed no charge. I'll cover the shipping as well. I can only ship on Saturday...
brianwelch Tool Swap N' Sell 12 901 10-06-2022, 07:13 AM
  0 Thread: Kitchen Build Thread
Post: RE: Kitchen Build Thread

I added sf, and the county improperly calculated it based on a drive by. My permit application clearly/accurately identifed the size my addition. They flat out told me that the filing for a permit was...
brianwelch Home Improvement 105 12,796 10-06-2022, 06:58 AM
  0 Thread: Kitchen Build Thread
Post: RE: Kitchen Build Thread

Around here (SEPA), getting permits is the way to get your real estate taxes increased...
brianwelch Home Improvement 105 12,796 10-05-2022, 03:24 PM
  0 Thread: Socket set organizer out of one?
Post: RE: Socket set organizer out of one?

magnets instead of projections???
brianwelch Woodworking 22 2,459 10-01-2022, 02:55 PM
  0 Thread: to buy or not to buy?.
Post: RE: to buy or not to buy?.

Bob10 Wrote: (09-30-2022, 12:55 AM) -- If you look at that ad and don't notice it is written to just get it out of the space.  It could be had for less, that's not to say it isn't worth considerably ...
brianwelch Tool Swap N' Sell 28 2,046 09-30-2022, 07:52 AM
  0 Thread: to buy or not to buy?.
Post: RE: to buy or not to buy?.

I don't think the price is too far off considering how much comes with it. As others may have mentioned, do you need, or will you use all those trimmings/accessories? In my case, I picked up a well u...
brianwelch Tool Swap N' Sell 28 2,046 09-27-2022, 10:30 AM
  0 Thread: Another framing question
Post: RE: Another framing question

I don't think it makes any difference structurally, as long as the headers are designed for intended load/span. Actually, as a side benefit, it allows for a simpler design change of the window height....
brianwelch Home Improvement 6 421 09-23-2022, 05:50 AM

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