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  0 Thread: Dado blade
Post: RE: Dado blade

Gregor1 Wrote: (06-10-2022, 02:47 PM) -- While rummaging through the old work shop, I ran across this. It is a Sears Craftsman Excalibur dado blade set. I am sure it has to be at least 25 years old, ...
RPE1 Woodworking Power Tools 6 398 06-11-2022, 06:20 AM
  0 Thread: TS issues....
Post: RE: TS issues....

AlanS Wrote: (03-14-2022, 04:03 PM) -- Time to pack in my Steel City TS. I can't turn the tilt handle...took it apart several times and can not find the issue. No place near me to consult- Long Islan...
RPE1 Woodworking Power Tools 2 442 03-15-2022, 06:56 AM
  0 Thread: MAGSWITCH
Post: RE: MAGSWITCH

taxman Wrote: (02-17-2022, 09:37 AM) -- Please post link to the set you found for $75. Thanks. I found one of what you describe but it was $109/ -- Yes.  It is $109 now.  Sorry.
RPE1 Woodworking 12 1,594 02-18-2022, 12:47 PM
  0 Thread: MAGSWITCH
Post: RE: MAGSWITCH

falcon Wrote: (02-16-2022, 11:35 AM) -- Hi all.  I have been looking at magswitches, but I have questions.  I have been trying to find out how strong of a magswitch I really need.  There are several ...
RPE1 Woodworking 12 1,594 02-17-2022, 09:30 AM
  0 Thread: Crosscut sled
Post: RE: Crosscut sled

NeverSquare911 Wrote: (02-04-2022, 10:07 AM) -- Hello all. I am brand new to woodworking. Just purchased a table saw, router and a couple small tools. I thought a good beginner project would be to ma...
RPE1 Woodworking 9 921 02-06-2022, 08:42 AM
  0 Thread: Drilling a hole in the center of a board
Post: RE: Drilling a hole in the center of a board

Willyou Wrote: (01-20-2022, 11:30 AM) -- Make a drill guide with a board 3-4" longer that the width of the work piece. Start with a compass set to draw a circle with a diameter about 1" more than the...
RPE1 Woodworking 9 966 01-21-2022, 08:10 AM
  0 Thread: Drilling a hole in the center of a board
Post: RE: Drilling a hole in the center of a board

hcbph Wrote: (01-19-2022, 01:54 PM) -- Here's the way I do it, assuming you want to drill down the middle.  Say you have a 3 11/16" board, it's not easy to find the middle.  I'll take a metal ruler a...
RPE1 Woodworking 9 966 01-19-2022, 07:23 PM
  0 Thread: Drilling a hole in the center of a board
Post: Drilling a hole in the center of a board

I need to drill a series of holes down the length of a board.  Is there a way to do that with out measuring?  You know, when you want to cut a groove down a board, you do it one way, flip it around a ...
RPE1 Woodworking 9 966 01-19-2022, 12:34 PM
  0 Thread: To all shop layout savants.
Post: RE: To all shop layout savants.

iublue Wrote: (12-24-2021, 07:23 PM) -- I think I have decided on the size of my new shop.  Interior dimensions of 35'6 x 29'. I am now planning the layout to maximize efficiency of the space and re...
RPE1 Woodworking 16 1,720 12-25-2021, 06:58 AM
  0 Thread: Which palm / trim router? Corded or cordless?
Post: RE: Which palm / trim router? Corded or cordless?

overland Wrote: (11-11-2020, 08:37 PM) -- I was thinking of getting a Bosch palm router, which is corded. Then I saw that Makita makes a small cordless 18v router. Any recommendations? I do have some...
RPE1 Woodworking Power Tools 26 4,896 12-17-2021, 08:17 AM
  0 Thread: how wet is too wet, or any suggestions?
Post: RE: how wet is too wet, or any suggestions?

rlnguy Wrote: (12-15-2021, 02:16 PM) -- A young friend of mine is settling into his first house, and asked me to help him build a bar top, he can put in, before Christmas. Yesterday, he went to a lo...
RPE1 Woodworking 7 944 12-17-2021, 08:10 AM
  0 Thread: How to rout the groove in a cutting board?
Post: RE: How to rout the groove in a cutting board?

Dumb_Polack Wrote: (12-14-2021, 09:17 AM) -- Hi, I'm building 2 cutting boards as Christmas gifts and I want to rout the groove that runs around the top side, maybe 3/4'-1" in from the edge to cat...
RPE1 Woodworking 15 2,271 12-15-2021, 07:55 AM
  0 Thread: Tablesaw Blade Sharpening
Post: RE: Tablesaw Blade Sharpening

BassMD Wrote: (10-14-2021, 09:42 AM) -- Does anybody here sharpen their own carbide-tipped blades? If so, would you please describe the technique, and advise what type of stone(s) used? -- Do you l...
RPE1 Woodworking Power Tools 7 1,456 10-14-2021, 01:17 PM
  0 Thread: In Search Of
Post: RE: In Search Of

edgy Wrote: (09-30-2021, 10:06 PM) -- Hi folks,     I'm needing to build some drawer boxes and thinking Baltic birch is a good way to go. The real stuff; not the Chinese made junk from most of the b...
RPE1 Woodworking 3 781 10-01-2021, 07:47 AM
  0 Thread: Tool order from Amazon - how to report undelivered package?
Post: RE: Tool order from Amazon - how to report undeliv...

omark Wrote: (09-30-2021, 08:24 PM) -- Hi, Recently I have ordered a drill from Amazon. The website claims it was delivered - it even shows picture of package on a porch. The problem the porch i...
RPE1 Woodworking Power Tools 8 1,310 10-01-2021, 07:45 AM
  0 Thread: sizing cabinet for double wall oven
Post: RE: sizing cabinet for double wall oven

mound Wrote: (08-26-2021, 09:02 AM) -- I just removed a 24" oven and installed a 27".  I don't think there is any overlap of the oven cabinet on the bottom.  I think there is a metal piece of angle t...
RPE1 Woodworking 9 1,517 08-29-2021, 09:15 AM
  0 Thread: DeWalt 733
Post: RE: DeWalt 733

digger Wrote: (08-20-2021, 09:53 AM) -- I lost a screw changing the blades on my DeWalt 733 planer. Does anyone know the size of this screw ? As in screw #. I e-mailed Dewalt but the answer was not...
RPE1 Woodworking Power Tools 6 1,408 08-21-2021, 09:10 AM
  0 Thread: Assembling a drawer
Post: RE: Assembling a drawer

Gcook12 Wrote: (08-19-2021, 08:36 PM) -- I am restoring an old buffet. The bottom of a large drawer is made of quarter inch planks edge glued. I have glued the drawer back together but I am reluctant...
RPE1 Woodworking 11 1,796 08-21-2021, 09:06 AM
  0 Thread: Workbench buy/make/hybrid advice
Post: RE: Workbench buy/make/hybrid advice

tedrussell Wrote: (08-15-2021, 11:01 AM) -- You know, if I was wanting a bench I'd build it myself and I'd build the bench that Stumpy Nubs built.  He made it out of 2x6.  He has had it for 10 years ...
RPE1 Woodworking 38 6,381 08-18-2021, 08:41 AM
  0 Thread: Source for Custom sandpaper belt for CarveWright
Post: RE: Source for Custom sandpaper belt for CarveWrig...

Juss1 Wrote: (08-07-2021, 10:30 PM) -- I went to go use my carvewright cnc for the first time in several years and during the first test project the traction sandpaper belt ripped.  I tried searching...
RPE1 Woodworking Power Tools 4 904 08-08-2021, 08:30 AM

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