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  0 Thread: Lid-less parts container. A source?
Post: RE: Lid-less parts container. A source?

T.J. check out Rubbermaid drawer organizers.  One of the cool features, they hook together.  I've had mine at least 15 years.
Bill Holt Woodworking 11 721 09-07-2021, 07:20 AM
  0 Thread: Help with M&T's?
Post: RE: Help with M&T's?

Brad, your dry fit is much closer than when I built that style table for my DNL.  I tend to agree with John's last comment: braces may be too long.
Bill Holt Woodworking 6 295 09-04-2021, 09:51 AM
  0 Thread: Boggs Tools?
Post: RE: Boggs Tools?

I had a great experience with them "sharpening" my files.  One time I called, Mr Boggs answered the call and talked  20 minutes about the NBA play offs.  That was several years ago and I'm pretty sure...
Bill Holt Woodworking Hand Tools 8 899 08-26-2021, 10:42 PM
  0 Thread: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System
Post: RE: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System

I agree with Lumber Yard. I really liked the " move your dado" feature.
Bill Holt Woodworking Power Tools 40 2,621 08-24-2021, 08:11 AM
  0 Thread: Starting a Project for August?
Post: RE: Starting a Project for August?

I guess traditionally, locking was a big deal.  But a tool chest that size and loaded, probably would not be leaving my shop.  Another great project Bandit; thanks for taking all the time to carry us ...
Bill Holt Woodworking Hand Tools 51 3,128 08-23-2021, 04:50 PM
  0 Thread: Starting a Project for August?
Post: RE: Starting a Project for August?

(08-17-2021, 09:52 AM)stav Wrote: People who are interested are still following even if they are not posting much.  I don't have a lot to add but I like to watch the process/progress. stav is on th...
Bill Holt Woodworking Hand Tools 51 3,128 08-17-2021, 10:50 AM
  0 Thread: Inset Hinge Suggestion
Post: RE: Inset Hinge Suggestion

I used Woodcraft's store brand soft close hinge; don't remember the price.  Bulk is 100 pieces I think.  But this morning I found these on Amazon: 10pcs European Inset Soft Close Cabinet Hinges - 110 ...
Bill Holt Woodworking 25 1,335 08-17-2021, 07:47 AM
  0 Thread: Inset Hinge Suggestion
Post: RE: Inset Hinge Suggestion

I have made several inset doors over the last 4 years.  They were for a dozen or so church projects.  Buying in bulk would have saved big dollars. I'm a hobbiest so take my advice with a grain of sal...
Bill Holt Woodworking 25 1,335 08-16-2021, 03:49 PM
  0 Thread: Best "Bang for the Buck" Lathe Chisel Set
Post: RE: Best "Bang for the Buck" Lathe Chisel Set

IMHO the smartest thing you can do is find a woodturning club.  I could have saved literly hundreds of dollars if I had found a club before buying tools I do not need and buying the "wrong" sharpening...
Bill Holt Woodturning 10 694 08-16-2021, 03:34 PM
  0 Thread: Workbench buy/make/hybrid advice
Post: RE: Workbench buy/make/hybrid advice

Ted, this is not what you wanted to hear.   Build the bench yourself. Unlike you, I did not have a lot of woodworking experience, but, like you, I did not want too pay the big bucks for a nice bench....
Bill Holt Woodworking 36 2,676 08-15-2021, 03:46 PM
  0 Thread: Starting a Project for August?
Post: RE: Starting a Project for August?

Good move on switching the handles.
Bill Holt Woodworking Hand Tools 51 3,128 08-14-2021, 08:09 AM
  0 Thread: Marking pencil for dark wood
Post: RE: Marking pencil for dark wood

Very timely post.  I'm working with walnut and followed the post with great intrest.  I got a package of the red accounting pencils, wow, they work great and are ereaseable!!!
Bill Holt Woodworking 17 1,584 08-09-2021, 08:47 PM
  0 Thread: Collaboration
Post: RE: Collaboration

Beautiful piece! I also guess spalted holly.  But I'll say ebany for the topper.
Bill Holt Woodturning 7 575 08-04-2021, 08:47 PM
  0 Thread: Built-in entertainment center / fireplace / faux stone wall build thread
Post: RE: Built-in entertainment center / fireplace / fa...

That is a beautiful cabinet!  Nice job fella!!!!!
Bill Holt Woodworking 21 2,253 08-01-2021, 05:06 PM
  0 Thread: Built-in entertainment center / fireplace / faux stone wall build thread
Post: RE: Built-in entertainment center / fireplace / fa...

FS7,  Thank you for the great journy!  I use a similar methor to attach tops (mine are not picture worthy).  Another similarity, I too like oversized stock, normally 7/8". From my vantage point, it f...
Bill Holt Woodworking 21 2,253 07-21-2021, 09:41 AM
  0 Thread: Built-in entertainment center / fireplace / faux stone wall build thread
Post: RE: Built-in entertainment center / fireplace / fa...

We eagerly await the pictures.
Bill Holt Woodworking 21 2,253 07-19-2021, 06:21 PM
  0 Thread: Advice needed on lathe
Post: RE: Advice needed on lathe

Wish someone had told me to find a turnning club.  Wish I had been smart enough to ask!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Bill Holt Woodturning 5 500 07-19-2021, 07:34 AM
  0 Thread: Next
Post: RE: Next

Bandit, I always enjoy your builds, so I truly thank you for takeing the time to take us on the journey with you. For me, this is your best design.  You may have told us, (my memory is ...) what is t...
Bill Holt Woodworking Hand Tools 34 2,865 07-16-2021, 07:27 AM
  0 Thread: Picked again for the AAW
Post: RE: Picked again for the AAW

Anthony, that is gorgoues!!! Would love to see a picture of the piece of wood you started with.
Bill Holt Woodturning 11 914 07-16-2021, 07:10 AM
  0 Thread: Drill press cabinet
Post: RE: Drill press cabinet

Nice job. But I see all the new plywood and new concreat.  Has there been a new shop tour that I missed? Just checking.
Bill Holt Woodworking Power Tools 8 1,053 07-14-2021, 06:29 PM

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