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  0 Thread: Unisaw
Post: RE: Unisaw

(06-12-2021, 06:49 AM)marshall45 Wrote: Swap a Unifence and table for a Jet Lock rails and fence. Downsizing my shop and need the saw but not the fence and extension table. Located in 45725.  No shi...
Tim in Indiana Tool Swap N' Sell 2 558 06-12-2021, 04:04 PM
  0 Thread: Chisel Mortiser Gas tube replacement
Post: RE: Chisel Mortiser Gas tube replacement

Adjustable force gas struts are readily available. The way they work is they come pre-charged to the maximum pressure and you slowly bleed off the charge gas until you arrive at the spring force neede...
Tim in Indiana Woodworking Power Tools 24 6,384 01-11-2021, 09:04 PM
  0 Thread: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingles
Post: RE: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingl...

(12-03-2020, 10:10 PM)Just_Dave Wrote: Work got in the way today so I'm just now checking back in.  I searched CL within 500 miles and eBay.  No hits on CL and eBay had some ugly used ones and some ...
Tim in Indiana Woodworking 21 1,949 12-04-2020, 07:17 PM
  0 Thread: Cutting hss
Post: RE: Cutting hss

(12-02-2020, 11:17 PM)hcbph Wrote: I've cut HSS before using a grinder and cutoff wheel, no problem.  I would research the wet tile saw usage, unless you change the blade I suspect it would not work...
Tim in Indiana Woodturning 5 1,311 12-04-2020, 07:04 PM
  0 Thread: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingles
Post: RE: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingl...

I have a bundle or two of split shakes left over from a project. I would be glad to send you what ever you need. Can you tell me the length needed and the width you need to cover?  Of course I will n...
Tim in Indiana Woodworking 21 1,949 12-02-2020, 09:26 PM
  0 Thread: Cutting hss
Post: RE: Cutting hss

Use an abrasive cutoff wheel. If you have a pneumatic grinder that works or even a Dremel with a small cut off wheel. You don't have to cut completely through. Cut around each side and snap it off in ...
Tim in Indiana Woodturning 5 1,311 12-01-2020, 07:04 PM
  0 Thread: Fastest Way to cut slots in Composite Decking
Post: RE: Fastest Way to cut slots in Composite Decking

I did this on our Ipe deck about fifteen years ago. This was before you could buy the decking with the hardware slot.  I used a biscuit jointer. My deck was like yours, only 12" to 24" off the ground...
Tim in Indiana Home Improvement 22 2,290 11-26-2020, 09:59 PM
  0 Thread: Fiber Cement Siding
Post: RE: Fiber Cement Siding

1. I always use stainless ring shank nails in a coil nailer, Bostich guns for me. The nails should not be driven flush with the surface, the heads stand proud. 2. Buy the Gecko gauges. They're less t...
Tim in Indiana Home Improvement 7 3,461 09-06-2017, 09:12 PM
  0 Thread: Cub Cadet Mower differences
Post: RE: Cub Cadet Mower differences

The John Deere mowers sold at the local Home Depot are uncrated, assembled if needed and dealer prepped by the local JD dealer. HD pays them so much per mower and they also provide the warranty servic...
Tim in Indiana Home Improvement 22 21,539 06-03-2017, 07:45 PM
  0 Thread: flexzilla air hose reel -- any opinions?
Post: RE: flexzilla air hose reel -- any opinions?

I have three of them in my shop. Have had no problems, they work fine for me.
Tim in Indiana Home Improvement 2 2,028 05-25-2017, 08:43 PM
  0 Thread: Bullet Tools siding shear?
Post: RE: Bullet Tools siding shear?

(04-28-2017, 06:28 AM)Snipe Hunter Wrote: How do the cuts look compared to a sheared cut? I can't say as I have not seen a cut made with the shear but in my opinion the power shears I referred to d...
Tim in Indiana Home Improvement 7 4,902 04-28-2017, 08:47 PM
  0 Thread: Bullet Tools siding shear?
Post: RE: Bullet Tools siding shear?

For less money you can buy this set of power shears and it will make hundreds of cuts on the original blades. I have used this same tool for over four years. https://www.amazon.com/PacTool-Internati....
Tim in Indiana Home Improvement 7 4,902 04-27-2017, 07:59 PM
  0 Thread: 3/4" buried PVC - what is it?
Post: RE: 3/4" buried PVC - what is it?

I was wondering the same thing, what's the corrugated drain tile for? You would never want to dump water at the base of a retaining wall, you want to take it away. And the tile appears to be running u...
Tim in Indiana Home Improvement 19 10,442 01-13-2017, 05:48 PM
  0 Thread: Shocking Shower Head
Post: RE: Shocking Shower Head

Same thing in Brazil. And it was 240 volts. Scary stuff.........
Tim in Indiana Home Improvement 14 6,441 12-06-2016, 07:57 PM
  0 Thread: Grizzly G0513X for Sale in Central Indiana- SOLD
Post: Grizzly G0513X for Sale in Central Indiana- SOLD

The saw has been sold I have a Grizzly G0513X model bandsaw for sale. This saw was purchased new by my next door neighbor. He was forced to sell this and most of his other woodworking equipment due t...
Tim in Indiana Tool Swap N' Sell 1 2,238 12-02-2016, 10:57 PM
  0 Thread: Anyone used ICF's to build a barn?
Post: RE: Anyone used ICF's to build a barn?

I have used ICF's several times. On a couple retaining walls, about the same height as yours, and a couple smaller structures. I have also used them on a complete foundation for my son's home. It was ...
Tim in Indiana Home Improvement 7 5,389 11-13-2016, 10:24 PM
  0 Thread: Delta Contractors Saw - Substitute Part?
Post: RE: Delta Contractors Saw - Substitute Part?

This looks like a rather simple part that could be easily duplicated by someone with machining experience. If you could give me an idea of the thread size, type and pitch I could tell you if I can mak...
Tim in Indiana Woodworking Power Tools 9 6,725 09-20-2016, 08:20 PM
  0 Thread: Cutting Steel siding on a Morton building
Post: RE: Cutting Steel siding on a Morton building

Use a set of snips, I normally use a 12" set. Just like large scissors and you can buy them at Home Depot, Menard, etc. Shouldn't set you back more than $25 for a good American made set. I have c...
Tim in Indiana Woodworking Power Tools 10 8,293 07-19-2016, 08:33 PM
  0 Thread: Wood billets
Post: Re: Wood billets

Thanks for the info. I will probably be sawing the logs this weekend.Tim
Tim in Indiana Woodworking Hand Tools 1 3,755 06-17-2016, 08:39 AM
  0 Thread: Wood billets
Post: Re: Wood billets

This is a timely post. I have four large beech logs to saw. The smallest is 25" in diameter and they are all ten foot long. The first three logs have zero limbs so it is as clear as one could hope for...
Tim in Indiana Woodworking Hand Tools 1 3,755 06-15-2016, 09:42 PM

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