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  0 Thread: Bosch 1617 plunge base strange problem
Post: RE: Bosch 1617 plunge base strange problem

Best idea is to use a different plunge router. This plunge base has issues. The rod on the other side has no bushing, just rattles around in the casting. I learned my lesson plunging a lot of mortises...
bandsaw Woodworking Power Tools 3 1,261 07-28-2020, 10:27 AM
  0 Thread: Picture framing help
Post: RE: Picture framing help

For framing you don't want the double sided shiney laminate. It should be mounted on a backing board like foamcore and laminated with a mat or non glare laminate only on the front. Then all you need i...
bandsaw Woodworking 8 2,171 05-23-2020, 10:50 PM
  0 Thread: Picture framing help
Post: RE: Picture framing help

Plexi catches dust as it holds a static charge - not good in shop. I have a Starrett drill chart about that size - use it all the time and it's hinged on the wall to cover the electrical panel. Mine i...
bandsaw Woodworking 8 2,171 05-21-2020, 10:12 PM
  0 Thread: A source for Ceramic disks for bandsaw guides
Post: RE: A source for Ceramic disks for bandsaw guides

Perhaps a diamond hole saw to cut a disc out of a suitable material - watched a flooring guy cut inside corners in ceramic tiles. He would cut for about 30 seconds then dip the tool in a bowl of water...
bandsaw Woodworking Power Tools 11 3,807 10-13-2019, 08:23 AM
  0 Thread: Delta Replacement Parts Rant
Post: RE: Delta Replacement Parts Rant

The delta Uniguard overarm blade guard is still current on Delta's website and is available from numerous suppliers. But the lexan parts which guard the blade and need to be replaced now and then are ...
bandsaw Woodworking Power Tools 50 14,618 09-14-2019, 01:29 AM
  0 Thread: Exasperated with Fine Woodworking Magazine!
Post: RE: Exasperated with Fine Woodworking Magazine!

I bought a set of plans from FW last night - had the same problem. The issue is they ask for state before country. I couldn't find my state (province) at first and wondered wtf. Then I went to the nex...
bandsaw Woodworking 20 5,304 06-29-2019, 07:11 PM
  0 Thread: Clifton vs Lie Nielsen
Post: RE: Clifton vs Lie Nielsen

My Clifton no.3 is my most used plane, lives on my bench. It's a little longer than my Lie Nielsen no.3 and has a slightly taller tote which suits my average size hands.
bandsaw Woodworking Hand Tools 10 5,793 06-22-2019, 08:58 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for 1/16" bandsaw blade.
Post: RE: Looking for 1/16" bandsaw blade.

The divisions on the ruler are 1/16ths It's 1/16" including teeth
bandsaw Woodworking Power Tools 14 4,918 06-18-2019, 09:07 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for 1/16" bandsaw blade.
Post: RE: Looking for 1/16" bandsaw blade.

Here you go - 93 1/2" blade for a Delta 14" bandsaw [attachment=18911]
bandsaw Woodworking Power Tools 14 4,918 06-18-2019, 12:10 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for 1/16" bandsaw blade.
Post: RE: Looking for 1/16" bandsaw blade.

I still have the 1/16th blade - never used - sized for Delta 14" saw I recently moved my shop and it's in a box somewhere - I can find it I can mail it - I'm in Canada
bandsaw Woodworking Power Tools 14 4,918 06-08-2019, 07:09 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for 1/16" bandsaw blade.
Post: RE: Looking for 1/16" bandsaw blade.

I happened to be in Atlanta so picked one up Then went home and bought a bigger bandsaw Never used it
bandsaw Woodworking Power Tools 14 4,918 06-06-2019, 12:42 AM
  0 Thread: Looking for 1/16" bandsaw blade.
Post: RE: Looking for 1/16" bandsaw blade.

I have one - got it at Highland Hardware Guy used to demonstrate boxes and log castles on youtube - said he used a 1/16 inch blade It's a little bigger than 1/16 not counting teeth
bandsaw Woodworking Power Tools 14 4,918 06-06-2019, 12:37 AM
  0 Thread: Tips on Shadow Box Construction
Post: RE: Tips on Shadow Box Construction

Conservation glass that blocks UV to help prevent fading - get it from a frame shop Everything in the frame should be conservation grade - non acidic - wood is acidic, nothing should touch wood All ...
bandsaw Woodworking 4 2,016 03-30-2019, 05:00 PM
  0 Thread: Pocket rule
Post: RE: Pocket rule

These from Lee Valley - http://www.leevalley.com/en/wood/page.as...at=1,43513
bandsaw Woodworking Hand Tools 18 9,157 02-28-2019, 09:59 PM
  0 Thread: My problem with the Leigh dovetail jig
Post: RE: My problem with the Leigh dovetail jig

I suspect your fingers are not set correctly. On the pinboard you have a half pin on one side but not the other. Usually the jig is set for a "balanced" joint. Usually there is half pin on each side o...
bandsaw Woodworking 9 6,817 01-09-2019, 01:27 AM
  0 Thread: Starrett tools
Post: RE: Starrett tools

I have what I think are the best Starrett combo squares - vintage but as new - forged heads - made in Scotland However, the new satin chrome rules are best - easy to read, non glare
bandsaw Woodworking Hand Tools 16 6,236 12-08-2018, 10:11 AM
  0 Thread: Where on the internet do you buy your drawer pulls?
Post: RE: Where on the internet do you buy your drawer p...

Our town has a "Restore" run by Habitat for Humanity - bins of knobs and pulls about 10 cents - lots of brass
bandsaw Woodworking 19 6,910 09-23-2018, 11:00 PM
  0 Thread: LV new shoot board fence
Post: RE: LV new shoot board fence

Lee Valley says their Shooting Board PLane fits the old Stanley 52 Shooting Board
bandsaw Woodworking Hand Tools 15 6,578 08-24-2018, 07:00 PM
  0 Thread: Leigh DT Jig Container?
Post: RE: Leigh DT Jig Container?

if you search "dovetail jig storage box" you'll find plenty of pictures under "images"
bandsaw Woodworking Power Tools 10 5,444 08-07-2018, 11:08 PM
  0 Thread: Leigh DT Jig Container?
Post: RE: Leigh DT Jig Container?

I use the box to raise the jig on the odd occasion when the board I'm cutting is longer than the floor. I tend to use the Leigh jig mostly for finger joints - so easy and quick to make shop boxes and...
bandsaw Woodworking Power Tools 10 5,444 08-07-2018, 10:07 PM

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