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  0 Thread: My path into CNC.
Post: RE: My path into CNC.

Thanks for the read. Very diverse place we have here on Woodnet.
dejongs Woodworking Power Tools 2 767 11-29-2020, 11:38 AM
  0 Thread: stain on Cherry
Post: RE: stain on Cherry

Old Masters Wiping Stain 11504 Provincial, finished with a wipe on poly. Have used this stain on cherry and pine, really like the color.
dejongs Woodworking 15 4,166 05-25-2020, 06:30 PM
  0 Thread: Lots of time -another bench
Post: Lots of time -another bench

Made a bench out of maple flooring salvaged from a school's gym. Took about 100 boards from 36" long (for the top) and shorter ones pieced and glued up to make the box, used baltic birch for the bott...
dejongs Woodworking 1 1,173 05-01-2020, 09:38 PM
  0 Thread: Sitting Bench from old wood
Post: RE: Sitting Bench from old wood

Dumb_Polack Wrote: (04-16-2020, 09:34 AM) -- Pocket screws......POCKET SCREWS!!!!!......POCKET SCREWS!!!! Turn in your WW card at the next depot and you are hereby DISHONORABLY DISCHARGED!!!!! ...
dejongs Woodworking 8 2,807 04-16-2020, 08:17 PM
  0 Thread: Sitting Bench from old wood
Post: Sitting Bench from old wood

Being on work from home/stay at home had some time for some wife hinted projects. 4 feet long 18" deep, 18" high Majority of the wood is recycled from baseboard trim, windows trim salvaged from hous...
dejongs Woodworking 8 2,807 04-15-2020, 07:24 PM
  0 Thread: holbren tools
Post: RE: holbren tools

Robert Wilson Wrote: (02-11-2020, 08:31 AM) -- whats going on with holbren tools?  I ordered the byrd shelix head for my 735 dewalt  four weeks ago and have called them four times now and  no one wil...
dejongs Woodworking 5 2,177 02-11-2020, 08:57 AM
  0 Thread: New 15" planer -trying to decide
Post: RE: New 15" planer -trying to decide

fredhargis Wrote: (02-04-2020, 12:26 PM) -- Be sure to check the manual on changing gears...on most of them you only want to shift while the planer is running.....and not doing that can cause problem...
dejongs Woodworking Power Tools 13 4,593 02-05-2020, 07:42 AM
  0 Thread: New 15" planer -trying to decide
Post: RE: New 15" planer -trying to decide

Can't believe how quiet this planer is. This is going to be nice.
dejongs Woodworking Power Tools 13 4,593 02-03-2020, 07:18 PM
  0 Thread: New 15" planer -trying to decide
Post: RE: New 15" planer -trying to decide

hcbph Wrote: (02-03-2020, 03:05 PM) -- I have to second John's comments regarding living off woodworking.  Unless you can build up a name for yourself and a clientele list that will support it, you'l...
dejongs Woodworking Power Tools 13 4,593 02-03-2020, 04:22 PM
  0 Thread: New 15" planer -trying to decide
Post: RE: New 15" planer -trying to decide

fredhargis Wrote: (02-03-2020, 02:48 PM) -- That must be a 20" planer??? -- 15" with Helical Head
dejongs Woodworking Power Tools 13 4,593 02-03-2020, 04:19 PM
  0 Thread: New 15" planer -trying to decide
Post: RE: New 15" planer -trying to decide

Well this followed me home today. Showed up on Facebook Marketplace, 1900.00
dejongs Woodworking Power Tools 13 4,593 02-03-2020, 12:06 PM
  0 Thread: New 15" planer -trying to decide
Post: New 15" planer -trying to decide

I am selling some extra tools and would like to get a spiral or helical head 15" or so planer, 2000.00 is about my limit budget wise. I am just a hobby/weekend warrior with plans to leave my current ...
dejongs Woodworking Power Tools 13 4,593 02-01-2020, 12:22 PM
  0 Thread: Barn Door style closet doors, skinned in copper
Post: RE: Barn Door style closet doors, skinned in coppe...

Phil S. Wrote: (05-14-2018, 12:49 PM) -- This outfit sells a variety of copper fastenings - http://www.faeringdesigninc.com/copper.html They have tacks shorter than 1/2", but I think I'd lean tow...
dejongs Woodworking 18 8,232 05-14-2018, 05:06 PM
  0 Thread: Barn Door style closet doors, skinned in copper
Post: RE: Barn Door style closet doors, skinned in coppe...

Stwood_ Wrote: (05-13-2018, 07:36 PM) -- Yes. Copper roof nails -- Couple of downside to nails, finding short enough ones, mounting the copper to 1/2 inch plywood. The color of the nails would be d...
dejongs Woodworking 18 8,232 05-14-2018, 06:50 AM
  Question Thread: Barn Door style closet doors, skinned in copper
Post: Barn Door style closet doors, skinned in copper

Building two barn style closet doors, for a bedroom, about 67"x32". I want to cover the panel in some recycled copper sheeting. I will probably tack the copper along the edges, those nails will be ...
dejongs Woodworking 18 8,232 05-13-2018, 01:21 PM
  0 Thread: WTB - PC 6931 Plunge base
Post: RE: WTB - PC 6931 Plunge base

Growing2018 Wrote: (03-24-2018, 10:36 PM) -- Looking for a gently used plunge base for my Porter-Cable 690 router and possibly the 6911 D-handle base as well if they are reasonable.  Greatly apprecia...
dejongs Tool Swap N' Sell 4 2,329 03-26-2018, 09:04 AM
  0 Thread: Box I made for my son's watches -Christmas gift
Post: RE: Box I made for my son's watches -Christmas gif...

The box is more about the story than the aesthetics. Everything that was salvaged and something I built for him. Neither boy has my inclinations for salvaging and wood working. They did not grow up...
dejongs Woodworking 4 2,600 01-05-2017, 09:11 AM
  0 Thread: Kitchen Island from recycled products.
Post: RE: Kitchen Island from recycled products.

Stone is for cooling pots and pans, cookies.
dejongs Woodworking 2 2,048 01-05-2017, 08:54 AM
  0 Thread: Kitchen Island from recycled products.
Post: Kitchen Island from recycled products.

Some wood flooring I bought in May at an estate sale was put to use building this small kitchen island. The maple butcher block top is the last leftover piece of a table I bought at an auction at a ba...
dejongs Woodworking 2 2,048 01-04-2017, 03:22 PM
  0 Thread: Box I made for my son's watches -Christmas gift
Post: Box I made for my son's watches -Christmas gift

Recycled old door casings, and recycled hinges, finished with Waterlox Original Marine Sealer(everybody seems to like the smell of the finish).
dejongs Woodworking 4 2,600 01-04-2017, 03:11 PM

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