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  0 Thread: what kind of wood is this
Post: RE: what kind of wood is this

Looks like ash ....
Old Sawman Woodturning 1 580 01-01-2022, 10:03 PM
  0 Thread: Stanley 386 Jointer Fence Attachment
Post: RE: Stanley 386 Jointer Fence Attachment

They work great but break easily ... that is a good price for a good one ...
Old Sawman Woodworking Hand Tools 1 483 12-27-2021, 07:11 PM
  0 Thread: Window Trim Gaps From Cold Weather
Post: RE: Window Trim Gaps From Cold Weather

David Stone Wrote: (12-17-2021, 11:55 AM) -- The second photo is just a layer of paint peeling.  But I have these cracks in the corner of one wall.  I've dealt with these in the house I owned that h...
Old Sawman Home Improvement 16 1,351 12-17-2021, 09:38 PM
  0 Thread: Chestnut (can you tell me more about this wood)
Post: RE: Chestnut (can you tell me more about this wood...

I went to an auction several years ago ... they were selling 4' long by 12' long banded blocks of 4/4 8" chestnut boards. There we about 10 of them and IRRC they brought around $25/BF .. I really ...
Old Sawman Home Improvement 6 704 12-11-2021, 08:19 PM
  0 Thread: Which saw?
Post: RE: Which saw?

17" Bandsaw and a 10" Miter saw is all I need ... I have a cabinet saw but also having a track saw I could easily get along w/o it ...
Old Sawman Woodworking Power Tools 21 1,978 12-09-2021, 09:43 PM
  0 Thread: How would you reach the peak of our house to paint it
Post: RE: How would you reach the peak of our house to p...

cwdc Wrote: (11-30-2021, 07:29 PM) -- Get on top of roof, lay down and reach below you to paint trim  cf -- ... and don't look down ... or drop the bush ... D;
Old Sawman Home Improvement 41 7,329 11-30-2021, 07:54 PM
  Wink Thread: Wooden wedding ring question
Post: RE: Wooden wedding ring question

Just cut a gap on one side so it can "break away" ... just be sure it is wide enough that it won't pinch ... just a thought ...
Old Sawman Woodworking 3 529 11-22-2021, 09:46 PM
  0 Thread: refinish chair
Post: RE: refinish chair

You could split the tenon and install a thin wedge ... leave it proud of the end of the tenon and push it into the hole with a lot of hide glue ... it will spread and capture the tenon ...
Old Sawman Woodworking 10 882 11-11-2021, 07:53 PM
  0 Thread: Jointer plane problems
Post: RE: Jointer plane problems

A flat sole is necessary ... so is a very sharp blade ... start by trying to take the thinnest shavings possible ...First I sight down the board to determine the flattest side and clamp that side...
Old Sawman Woodworking Hand Tools 12 1,587 09-22-2021, 09:11 PM
  0 Thread: Tell me about Rikon bandsaws
Post: RE: Tell me about Rikon bandsaws

I'd take a close look at Griz machines in the same price range; I have the 19" 3hp version and couldn't be happier with it. ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ this … I have the Shop Fox 17" and wouldn't pa...
Old Sawman Woodworking Power Tools 6 1,134 07-15-2021, 05:55 PM
  0 Thread: asphalt milling maintenance
Post: RE: asphalt milling maintenance

MT Woodworker Wrote: (05-15-2021, 02:33 PM) -- Sealing asphalt is a waste of money and time..... Especially sealing a driveway, how much traffic does a driveway see, compared to a highway? -- Seal...
Old Sawman Home Improvement 13 2,310 05-16-2021, 05:46 PM
  0 Thread: Handworks 2021
Post: RE: Handworks 2021

Mike Brady Wrote: (03-30-2021, 06:25 PM) -- It has been announced that Handworks will be held this year on Sept 2-3, in Amana, IA.  Note that U of Iowa has a home game that same Saturday. -- Seems ...
Old Sawman Woodworking Hand Tools 7 2,857 03-30-2021, 09:09 PM

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