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  0 Thread: Table saw long term storage?
Post: RE: Table saw long term storage?

(04-26-2021, 07:44 PM)toolmiser Wrote: How about taking tension off the belts? Excellent suggestion! I didn't think of that one. thanks
DogwoodTales Woodworking Power Tools 13 1,331 04-27-2021, 08:53 AM
  0 Thread: Table saw long term storage?
Post: Table saw long term storage?

Going through a move and will be putting my table saw, an older Delta Unisaw, into non-climate controlled storage for a while. Could be there anywhere from 3-18 months. It will be kept dry and under r...
DogwoodTales Woodworking Power Tools 13 1,331 04-26-2021, 07:22 PM
  0 Thread: Kitchen Upper Cabinets that extend to ceiling
Post: RE: Kitchen Upper Cabinets that extend to ceiling

I would go for the taller, one-box cabinet. That way with adjustable shelving the upper area can be whatever height best suites whatever you need to store in that cabinet. Two boxes will limit the adj...
DogwoodTales Woodworking 21 2,032 04-08-2021, 09:48 AM
  0 Thread: Post Frame House/Barndominium ???
Post: RE: Post Frame House/Barndominium ???

(04-07-2021, 02:19 PM)aquaticjim Wrote: Well, without knowing what part of the country you live, it is difficult to compare.  If you live in the North, heating a building, especially on slab becomes...
DogwoodTales Home Improvement 4 580 04-08-2021, 09:36 AM
  0 Thread: Post Frame House/Barndominium ???
Post: RE: Post Frame House/Barndominium ???

(04-06-2021, 10:35 AM)rwe2156 Wrote: I doubt you're going to find many people to answer that. What you're talking about with the slab doesn't matter the type of construction. Normally you build a ...
DogwoodTales Home Improvement 4 580 04-06-2021, 12:33 PM
  0 Thread: Post Frame House/Barndominium ???
Post: Post Frame House/Barndominium ???

So I'm intrigued by these things I see on YT and the web in general. Relatively low cost for a larger space. Everything can be on one level, so that's conducive to aging knees. So what's not to like? ...
DogwoodTales Home Improvement 4 580 04-05-2021, 05:24 PM
  0 Thread: Wood Flooring Repair Question
Post: RE: Wood Flooring Repair Question

The first thing I would check is how much wood is left above the tongue and groove of the existing floor. If it gets too thin after sanding it's going to start splitting along the edges. IMHO unless ...
DogwoodTales Home Improvement 13 1,312 04-05-2021, 04:59 PM
  0 Thread: Material Planning Software for House
Post: RE: Material Planning Software for House

(04-01-2021, 05:29 AM)Snipe Hunter Wrote: I also use Chief Architect. It really isn't that expensive considering the other packages on the market. The lesser priced options don't do some things... l...
DogwoodTales Home Improvement 8 803 04-01-2021, 09:46 AM
  0 Thread: A little shop tip
Post: RE: A little shop tip

(03-31-2021, 08:10 PM)clovishound Wrote: Hadn't really thought of that. Not sure it would be any different than something put down the garbage disposal. We are only talking a small amount. If any on...
DogwoodTales Woodworking 9 1,326 03-31-2021, 09:46 PM
  0 Thread: Material Planning Software for House
Post: RE: Material Planning Software for House

(03-30-2021, 10:33 PM)MstrCarpenter Wrote: I've been using Chief Architect. Pricy but it's easy to learn the basics. There are a lot of on-line training videos. I suggest you learn "setting defaults...
DogwoodTales Home Improvement 8 803 03-31-2021, 04:05 AM
  0 Thread: Material Planning Software for House
Post: Material Planning Software for House

I'd like to play around with planning for materials for a future house build. Any recommendations on a particular house planning software? Looking for something that I can use to draw out floor plans ...
DogwoodTales Home Improvement 8 803 03-29-2021, 09:41 AM
  0 Thread: replace cracked conduit?
Post: RE: replace cracked conduit?

Thanks for the suggestions! This has been like this for a couple of years (I just had it taped with foil tape until now), so I'm guessing that the conduit has settled about as much as it will for a wh...
DogwoodTales Home Improvement 11 902 03-23-2021, 06:04 AM
  0 Thread: replace cracked conduit?
Post: RE: replace cracked conduit?

(03-22-2021, 03:30 PM)chrisntam Wrote: For your viewing pleasure (pic from above). thanks! IDK why I can't get that to work. Anywho - I think I may have thought of a solution already. Pull the wi...
DogwoodTales Home Improvement 11 902 03-22-2021, 03:35 PM
  0 Thread: replace cracked conduit?
Post: replace cracked conduit?

Well crud. How do I fix this? I think 2-3 years of freezing-thawing caused this to settle too much and it cracked open. There's a junction box on the other side of the wall, so I could pull the wire o...
DogwoodTales Home Improvement 11 902 03-22-2021, 01:23 PM
  0 Thread: how to uncoild PS veneer
Post: RE: how to uncoild PS veneer

thanks! I'll try just that
DogwoodTales Woodworking 4 478 03-05-2021, 03:52 PM
  0 Thread: how to uncoild PS veneer
Post: how to uncoild PS veneer

It's a 24"x96" roll of veneer from Rockler. I've never worked with it before, so how best do I uncoil a new roll of sticky back PS veneer? I suppose I should cut the lengths I'll use and then flatten...
DogwoodTales Woodworking 4 478 03-04-2021, 02:42 PM
  0 Thread: Who's ready for a "chair build-along"? Well, gather round, kids and listen
Post: RE: Who's ready for a "chair build-along"? Well, ...

I have repaired several chairs, a couple of which pretty much required complete break down and rebuild, but I have yet to actually made even a single chair. Someday I will, but for some reason the tho...
DogwoodTales Woodworking 13 1,585 01-23-2021, 03:10 PM
  0 Thread: species that looks like hickory?
Post: RE: species that looks like hickory?

(01-23-2021, 01:27 PM)lift mechanic Wrote: How about using some thin resawn hickory? There must be someone that can resaw what you need. Actually I could do that myself and ... maybe ... might end ...
DogwoodTales Woodworking 14 1,456 01-23-2021, 02:59 PM
  0 Thread: species that looks like hickory?
Post: RE: species that looks like hickory?

good question - it's not about cost I'm looking for some ps veneer that will go on the side of a few cabinets with hickory face frames and oak veneered cabinet boxes. The issue is that I used heartwoo...
DogwoodTales Woodworking 14 1,456 01-23-2021, 11:18 AM
  0 Thread: species that looks like hickory?
Post: RE: species that looks like hickory?

That’s a nice looking light brown maple. What kind of maple is that?
DogwoodTales Woodworking 14 1,456 01-23-2021, 08:12 AM

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