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  0 Thread: Domino Vacuum Hose
Post: RE: Domino Vacuum Hose

Cabinet Monkey Wrote: (08-26-2022, 02:48 PM) -- It works, but there are better options available. The bosch is too wide and a bit heavy for sanders and a domino.  That extra comes in handy on thi...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 15 982 08-27-2022, 12:23 PM
  0 Thread: Domino Vacuum Hose
Post: RE: Domino Vacuum Hose

KevinMalone Wrote: (08-25-2022, 10:24 AM) -- https://www.amazon.com/Bosch-VAC005-5-Meter-Vacuum-Hose/dp/B0000AV78B/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1478030847&sr=8-1&keywords=bosch+hose This one works perfe...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 15 982 08-25-2022, 11:36 AM
  0 Thread: DeWalt Track Saw Guides
Post: RE: DeWalt Track Saw Guides

It works in a pinch but if you consistently need the length the only way to go is having the longer rail. IMO
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,209 04-26-2022, 06:29 PM
  0 Thread: Can You Help ID Some Boards?
Post: RE: Can You Help ID Some Boards?

I think you'll have better answers if you surface a section of the wood and take close up pictures of the grain like you did in (1). With rough sawn wood it can be hard to identify species because the...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking 4 772 04-02-2022, 10:41 AM
  0 Thread: Do I need a 16" planer?
Post: RE: Do I need a 16" planer?

The Maslow CNC isn't a machine that most folks considering doing CNC work would ever look at but I don't want to rain on the OP parade. :crazy:
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 25 2,606 03-24-2022, 02:01 PM
  0 Thread: Do I need a 16" planer?
Post: RE: Do I need a 16" planer?

®smpr_fi_mac® Wrote: (03-23-2022, 08:18 PM) -- I'm contemplating a Maslow CNC in the future.  If I get one and find that it can flatten a face well (even if slower than a jointer) I'll likely give up...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 25 2,606 03-24-2022, 10:45 AM
  0 Thread: Do I need a 16" planer?
Post: RE: Do I need a 16" planer?

I had a 15" 4-post planer for years and it did 90% of what I needed. With a wide drum sander(22/44) accompanying it for workarounds, I could handle pretty much everything. With that, years ago I upgr...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 25 2,606 03-23-2022, 12:01 PM
  0 Thread: My CNC Arrived
Post: RE: My CNC Arrived

I drill .250 holes with 1/4" endmill without any problems. If your machine doesn't have much deflection you'll end up with tight circular holes for your reference dowels... if not you'll end up with o...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 44 4,619 03-12-2022, 12:49 PM
  0 Thread: Festool Domino vs other options...
Post: RE: Festool Domino vs other options...

Just adding to your thoughts: I have owned most every M&T tool (both integral and loose) over the years and the Domino wins hands down and it's not really close for me. One that you left out is...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 13 1,468 03-12-2022, 11:08 AM
  0 Thread: My CNC Arrived
Post: RE: My CNC Arrived

jteneyck Wrote: (03-07-2022, 09:10 PM) -- I used the defaults for the 1/4" - 60 deg V-bit.  70 inches/min feedrate and 100 mm/sec rapid speed.  Curiously, the estimated time in V-Carve Pro was 37 min...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 44 4,619 03-07-2022, 09:44 PM
  0 Thread: My CNC Arrived
Post: RE: My CNC Arrived

2-1/2 hours? What is your cutting feedrate and rapid speed?
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 44 4,619 03-07-2022, 08:14 PM
  0 Thread: Blade cleaning
Post: RE: Blade cleaning

handi Wrote: (03-05-2022, 08:31 AM) -- Can’t do 14” blades but MicroJig’s BladeClean is my go to. I work for MicroJig, so I have had this for nearly 2 years now.  I use Simple Green, cut 1 to 1 wit...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 14 1,856 03-07-2022, 10:34 AM
  0 Thread: My CNC Arrived
Post: RE: My CNC Arrived

jeffss Wrote: (03-06-2022, 07:09 PM) -- Got mine early. Went with the Woodworker. Only took 4 weeks. Had to clear up space and run some dust collection. Ready to flatten the spoil board and cut a gri...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 44 4,619 03-06-2022, 08:31 PM
  0 Thread: My CNC Arrived
Post: RE: My CNC Arrived

Cool. You'll find that outside of design, material holding is one of the most critical aspects to producing decent parts. I'm sure you are already aware but the "tab" feature inside of Vectric softwar...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 44 4,619 03-03-2022, 09:47 PM
  0 Thread: Homemade Dust Sentry
Post: RE: Homemade Dust Sentry

HK used a light sensor with a light source ... I believe the OP is using a proximity sensor ...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 5 911 02-27-2022, 05:41 PM
  0 Thread: Incra TS-LS tenon jig adaptation?
Post: RE: Incra TS-LS tenon jig adaptation?

My normal fence set-up with a sacrificial melamine fence face: The wood strip for the top of the fence: With a jig:
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 5 847 02-26-2022, 12:16 PM
  0 Thread: Incra TS-LS tenon jig adaptation?
Post: RE: Incra TS-LS tenon jig adaptation?

Yes, you can make jig with a saddle pretty much just like what is pictured... I actually have a few different jigs that do just that. It's easy just cut a strip of wood about the same width as the fen...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 5 847 02-25-2022, 10:13 PM
  0 Thread: My CNC Arrived
Post: RE: My CNC Arrived

Looks good ... have fun.
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 44 4,619 02-25-2022, 09:07 PM
  0 Thread: My CNC Arrived
Post: RE: My CNC Arrived

The spoilboard will work nicely, I've had a similar set-up on my CNC for years. In my case, I usually don't have to do all of the boards at once when they need replacing, as wear will happen on the bo...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 44 4,619 02-25-2022, 11:13 AM
  0 Thread: Table saw dust collection...
Post: RE: Table saw dust collection...

I have a fairly loud "whistle" through one of my bandsaws when the DC is on. I've never worried about it because I wear hearing protection. It is loud though and the sound goes away when I open the lo...
Lumber Yard® Woodworking Power Tools 17 2,193 02-21-2022, 01:26 PM

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