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  0 Thread: Tool of the Month
Post: RE: Tool of the Month

Please DO NOT show this to anyone thinking about getting me a gift . . . and doesn't know what to get me. No, seriously . . . don't show them. :no:
6270_Productions Woodworking Power Tools 3 345 04-14-2021, 07:05 AM
  0 Thread: Turning a chalice
Post: RE: Turning a chalice

(04-12-2021, 08:30 AM)Halfathumb Wrote: Someone on FWW suggested Bethlehem Olive wood but also said it's rather hard to get a hold of & costly. ". . . hard to get a hold of & costly." All ...
6270_Productions Woodturning 13 516 04-12-2021, 09:45 AM
  0 Thread: Turning a chalice
Post: RE: Turning a chalice

Olive wood plus seventeen
6270_Productions Woodturning 13 516 04-10-2021, 09:37 AM
  0 Thread: Painting my office
Post: RE: Painting my office

The front 15 feet (by 36 feet) of my military collection building is called the "Sitting Room". My plan is to paint the North half in Woodland camouflage with Desert camouflage (probably chocolate ch...
6270_Productions Home Improvement 14 1,307 03-31-2021, 12:51 PM
  0 Thread: Parts prices
Post: RE: Parts prices

(03-07-2021, 07:23 PM)lift mechanic Wrote: When replacing power cords on my sawsall and skillsaws. I go to Home Depo and buy a 25' a extension cord and cut off one end. The prices of replacement is ...
6270_Productions Woodworking 9 740 03-08-2021, 12:58 PM
  0 Thread: Need tips on moving lumber
Post: RE: Need tips on moving lumber

If it happens to be 2" x 4" (nominal) construction lumber . . . and other sizes of conventional construction lumber, I would suggest having an armored car service come and collect it. Don't forget to...
6270_Productions Woodworking 11 1,421 02-28-2021, 11:37 AM
  0 Thread: high speed shaper cutters available?
Post: RE: high speed shaper cutters available?

No, you are just a little behind the times. You can't get a Soda-Pop for a nickle anymore. A gallon of gas is a touch over fifty cents. Hamburgers are more than 25 cents (but they do come with spec...
6270_Productions Woodworking Power Tools 9 571 02-27-2021, 09:52 PM
  0 Thread: Better to roll or spray paint in single room?
Post: RE: Better to roll or spray paint in single room?

I leave it up to the guy I hire to do it. I pay him - and don't have to do it. He does it however he wants to do it.
6270_Productions Home Improvement 10 612 02-25-2021, 12:03 PM
  0 Thread: Dog's in shop?
Post: RE: Dog's in shop?

(02-23-2021, 04:29 PM)KLaz Wrote: Sorry to hi-jack the dog post, but my shop cat is always curious to what I'm working on!  :D But now when I grab an air hose or vacuum hose, she's out of there!  ...
6270_Productions Woodworking 16 3,030 02-23-2021, 06:34 PM
  0 Thread: Help Improve Curb Appeal of House
Post: RE: Help Improve Curb Appeal of House

Pictures would help. How much surrounding yard? How close are other buildings? What kind and how close is the street? Attached garage? Put up a decorative fence, "street light", plants.  If yo...
6270_Productions Home Improvement 5 597 02-20-2021, 07:19 AM
  0 Thread: Tool for sawing wooden rods easily?
Post: RE: Tool for sawing wooden rods easily?

I am one of those "living in Iowa" guys - and would be most happy to assist you. Unfortunately, I am in a small town . . . on the West side of the state, but Interstate 80 is about 9 miles North of m...
6270_Productions Woodworking Hand Tools 22 1,510 02-17-2021, 02:03 PM
  0 Thread: Stumpy Nubs - Table Saw Bevel Kickback Goes Thru Wall
Post: RE: Stumpy Nubs - Table Saw Bevel Kickback Goes Th...

I have evidence of two . . . ummmmm . . . incidents approximately 15 feet away from and in line with my tablesaw. One is a 1/2" hole in the door on the cabinet that holds my shaper cutters.  The othe...
6270_Productions Woodworking 29 2,413 02-11-2021, 08:11 AM
  0 Thread: Insulating A Water Filter
Post: RE: Insulating A Water Filter

A good "temporary" insulated structure is a pile of straw bales - not sure what your HOA would think about that.
6270_Productions Home Improvement 10 565 01-31-2021, 09:27 AM
  0 Thread: Rusty Table Saw, Planer, Jointer and Drill Press
Post: RE: Rusty Table Saw, Planer, Jointer and Drill Pre...

Yep, I was eyeballing that jointer. I have an old Rockwell-Delta 8" aircraft carrier in my shop, but your machine is a nice one. Anybody that has ever learned auto body work will not be the least bi...
6270_Productions Tool Swap N' Sell 10 1,676 01-05-2021, 07:31 PM
  0 Thread: Rusty Table Saw, Planer, Jointer and Drill Press
Post: RE: Rusty Table Saw, Planer, Jointer and Drill Pre...

(01-05-2021, 12:41 AM)iclark Wrote: That there is a stealth gloat to be proud of. :yes: She was a good catch. She often tells her friends all of the stationary power tools in my Shop.  She can nam...
6270_Productions Tool Swap N' Sell 10 1,676 01-05-2021, 07:38 AM
  0 Thread: $$$ to clear land?
Post: RE: $$$ to clear land?

I bought a 50' x 120' lot in September just down the street from my house.  I will build a new 36' x 100' building there for my military collection. It cost me $12,600 to "clear" the house off th...
6270_Productions Home Improvement 12 1,064 01-04-2021, 07:10 AM
  0 Thread: Rusty Table Saw, Planer, Jointer and Drill Press
Post: RE: Rusty Table Saw, Planer, Jointer and Drill Pre...

Just got home from a South Texas vacation.  I met the nicest guy while on the way home. It seems he had some rusty tools he needed removed from his garage.  We "talked" through PMs and I ended up at ...
6270_Productions Tool Swap N' Sell 10 1,676 01-03-2021, 07:15 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for Contractor in NYC
Post: RE: Looking for Contractor in NYC

You mean Fluffy . . . errrrrr . . . Spikey?
6270_Productions Home Improvement 3 495 12-31-2020, 05:17 PM
  0 Thread: Salvaging some PT lumber
Post: RE: Salvaging some PT lumber

Cut the joints out and be satisfied with shorter boards.
6270_Productions Woodworking 16 1,469 12-30-2020, 09:02 PM
  0 Thread: Rusty Table Saw, Planer, Jointer and Drill Press
Post: RE: Rusty Table Saw, Planer, Jointer and Drill Pre...

Wow! Very nice. I would love to have it - certainly with a donation that you could do whatever you would like. We are currently visiting with my parents in McAllen. We should be heading North in a c...
6270_Productions Tool Swap N' Sell 10 1,676 12-26-2020, 06:19 PM

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