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  0 Thread: BOSCH 12v drill and driver
Post: BOSCH 12v drill and driver

Colleagues: My battery-operated drill and screw driver are getting old and tired. Does anyone here have experience with the BOSCH 12V max Chameleon Drill/Driver with 5-in-1 Flexiclick System and bat...
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 2 131 07-22-2021, 12:40 PM
  0 Thread: advice for a big try square
Post: RE: advice for a big try square

For those interested, Lee Valley has a framing square fence -- US $25.00 --  https://www.leevalley.com/en-us/shop/too...em=05N5401 Is Chappell still making squares? I periodically look on the si...
Ray Newman Woodworking 13 558 07-22-2021, 11:03 AM
  0 Thread: Saw Vice
Post: RE: Saw Vice

Rob Cosman video on shop fabricating a saw vise: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rRRMogzFOrA
Ray Newman Woodworking Hand Tools 12 872 06-29-2021, 07:23 PM
  0 Thread: Mark I and Mark II
Post: RE: Mark I and Mark II

"I was expecting a thread about Rugers." --clovishound Same here!
Ray Newman Woodworking Hand Tools 5 625 06-07-2021, 01:08 AM
  0 Thread: Disassembling a SawStop
Post: RE: Disassembling a SawStop

barryvabeach: thanks for that link! passed it onto a few friends who might find it interesting and useable! Watching videos like make me wish I could run a welder, but I just never acquired the knack ...
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 18 1,774 05-23-2021, 01:52 PM
  0 Thread: Free vintage Toolkraft belt sander with extra belts (sunnyvale)
Post: RE: Free vintage Toolkraft belt sander with extra ...

Was "Toolcraft" the Montgomery-Wards house brand? The name rings a bell.
Ray Newman Tool Swap N' Sell 6 523 05-16-2021, 01:00 AM
  0 Thread: WTB: Lie-Nielsen No. 51 Shoot Board Plane
Post: RE: WTB: Lie-Nielsen No. 51 Shoot Board Plane

I have a new in the original shipping box Veritas right handed shooting plane with PV-M11 blade. Bought in December 2019 and just put it away. I need to thin out my tools due to age and medical infirm...
Ray Newman Tool Swap N' Sell 1 338 04-04-2021, 12:39 PM
  0 Thread: Quest machine found: 1951 Uni...
Post: RE: Quest machine found: 1951 Uni...

I once saw a picture of a 1950's Uni-saw that had been repainted: candy apple red, with some white pin striping and flames around the clean out hatch.
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,012 03-08-2021, 01:28 PM
  0 Thread: Another Cross Country Move Question - Covering Surfaces
Post: RE: Another Cross Country Move Question - Covering...

Back in 2001 when the Squeeze and I made an interstate move, I made two stout wooden boxes for the Uni-saw cast iron wings.  I also coated the cast iron Uni-saw, spindle, sander, jointer, etc., table...
Ray Newman Woodworking 11 783 03-05-2021, 12:47 PM
  0 Thread: Shop habit ---Do you boldly mark your pieces?
Post: RE: Shop habit ---Do you boldly mark your pieces?

I also use tape -- masking or blue painter's. Whatever is right at hand.
Ray Newman Woodworking 18 1,531 03-01-2021, 11:04 PM
  0 Thread: First look - New Oliver portable planer
Post: RE: First look - New Oliver portable planer

Thanks, appreciate it.
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 8 1,233 02-25-2021, 02:15 PM
  0 Thread: First look - New Oliver portable planer
Post: RE: First look - New Oliver portable planer

Looks interesting! Country of origin -- Taiwan, China  or where??
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 8 1,233 02-25-2021, 01:09 PM
  0 Thread: Tool Chest
Post: RE: Tool Chest

Agree with what Handplanesandmore posted!
Ray Newman Woodworking Hand Tools 18 1,961 02-18-2021, 03:56 PM
  0 Thread: Question for Saw Stop guys
Post: RE: Question for Saw Stop guys

Re: shop electrical lockout. I thought about a lockout between the shop panel and the incoming power, but decided not to do i as there are no children to worry about. Know a friend who did do it, but ...
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 25 2,674 02-10-2021, 11:30 PM
  0 Thread: Low voltage cordless screwdriver?
Post: RE: Low voltage cordless screwdriver?

Check on Batteries Plus Bulbs. last year I found replacement batteries for a 20 year deWalt flashlight there. https://www.batteriesplus.com/
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,027 02-10-2021, 11:25 PM
  0 Thread: Top-Notch Plywood Blade?
Post: RE: Top-Notch Plywood Blade?

Agree with what Smp_Fi_Mac posted about the Forest plyw'd. I 've been running the Forrest Woodworker II ply-Veneer, 10", 70 teeth for about two years now. Even on the lowest grade plyw'd, the cuts ar...
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 21 1,935 02-09-2021, 01:26 AM
  0 Thread: Changing planer knives
Post: RE: Changing planer knives

Colleagues: thanks for the information.  Finally found the wrenches, knife jig, etc., for the planer. Re-read the manual which, indicated knives are spring loaded. Of course it does not indicate the d...
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,395 02-08-2021, 01:43 PM
  0 Thread: Help to determine fair selling price
Post: RE: Help to determine fair selling price

I wonder if the saw is really worth what some suggested considering it has a shop fabricated fence system? What does a fence system go for these days? I also agree that more information is needed abo...
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 18 2,067 02-08-2021, 11:32 AM
  0 Thread: Changing planer knives
Post: RE: Changing planer knives

Sorry about any confusion. Planer is a GeeTech-Sunhill CT 382, 15x6". Been in the shop forever, just never use it that much. And of course, I cannot find the OEM knife setting jig.
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,395 02-07-2021, 01:18 AM
  0 Thread: Changing planer knives
Post: Changing planer knives

Colleagues: do believe it is time to change the knives on the 15” planer. Luckily, there is no taper width wise. I have an upcoming project that may require the planer to be utilized more than before....
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,395 02-06-2021, 10:16 PM

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