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  0 Thread: Powermatic Drill Press Motor - PM2800 $100 Local Pickup
Post: RE: Powermatic Drill Press Motor - PM2800 $100 Loc...

Pics? Horse power and phase might help also. Doug
Tapper Tool Swap N' Sell 1 73 4 hours ago
  0 Thread: Electric brad nailer
Post: RE: Electric brad nailer

Have a complete set of nail air guns I've been using for various projects for "upteen" years now. Small pancake compressors don't take up much space and can be tucked away when not in use; same with t...
Tapper Woodworking Power Tools 4 117 4 hours ago
  0 Thread: Moxon Hardware
Post: RE: Moxon Hardware

I bought a set of this hardware from Tom and can recommend it. He is honest to deal with and the merchandise is of high quality. Doug
Tapper Tool Swap N' Sell 2 197 11-29-2022, 09:43 AM
  0 Thread: Old Bed: Restoration or New Projects?
Post: RE: Old Bed: Restoration or New Projects?

Depends on its value to your wife. There may be a good reason why you've moved it with you "multiple" times. I'd let her make the call - just saying. Doug
Tapper Woodworking 10 413 11-26-2022, 05:41 PM
  0 Thread: WTB: Powermatic 66 elevation and worm gears
Post: RE: WTB: Powermatic 66 elevation and worm gears

Mac, I suggest that you also post a WTB in the Boyd section over at OWWM.org. Good luck, Doug
Tapper Tool Swap N' Sell 3 194 11-24-2022, 06:14 PM
  0 Thread: Does anyone own the South Bend SB1099 - 3 HP Cyclone Dust Collector?
Post: RE: Does anyone own the South Bend SB1099 - 3 HP C...

I have an older Penn State 2 1/2 HP unit that was a double bagger when I bought it 20+ years ago. Now has a Wynn filter on top and clear bag on the bottom with a "Stumpy Nubs" 5 gallon bucket/plastic...
Tapper Woodworking 7 657 11-22-2022, 11:25 PM
  0 Thread: If You Are Ever in Asheville NC
Post: RE: If You Are Ever in Asheville NC

Don't forget a tour of Biltmore and a cruise through the Grove Park Inn! Enjoyed the annual Arts and Craft Show there for many years when we lived in Atlanta.
Tapper Woodworking Hand Tools 5 489 11-22-2022, 09:24 PM
  0 Thread: Shop Lighting
Post: RE: Shop Lighting

Went with the LED lights from Home Depot in my original post (EnviroLite (https://www.homedepot.com/p/EnviroLite-4-ft-T8-LED-White-Shop-Light-SL602T1850-K/300380394?cm_mmc=ecc-_-THD_REVISED_ETA_CONVEY...
Tapper Woodworking Power Tools 9 732 11-17-2022, 10:34 PM
  0 Thread: Need to make a basic router table for a PC 690
Post: RE: Need to make a basic router table for a PC 690

FWIW, and IMO you will never regret purchasing a router lift. I've had one for many years and am thankful I spent the money every time I use it. Doug
Tapper Woodworking Power Tools 11 571 11-15-2022, 10:39 AM
  0 Thread: Got to repair a benchtop today
Post: RE: Got to repair a benchtop today

Rob Young Wrote: (11-14-2022, 10:26 AM) -- Nope.  After something 20+ patch repairs using oak, ash or maple and circles, rectangles and bowties it is time for something different. The a primary pur...
Tapper Woodworking 20 849 11-14-2022, 04:32 PM
  0 Thread: Got to repair a benchtop today
Post: RE: Got to repair a benchtop today

I'm certain I'm missing the "artistic" point, but was there ever a consideration to use the original species of wood for the repair? Doug
Tapper Woodworking 20 849 11-13-2022, 11:51 PM
  0 Thread: Need a new cordless drill...recommendations?
Post: RE: Need a new cordless drill...recommendations?

Another vote for Rigid. I have three of them, my "daily driver", an impact drill and a small drill for detail and lighter weight jobs, all cordless. Batteries are strong, warranty among the best and ...
Tapper Woodworking Power Tools 33 1,598 11-09-2022, 05:48 PM
  0 Thread: SawStop: Eating Crow
Post: RE: SawStop: Eating Crow

The reason those lawsuits have no traction against Sawstop is because the manufacturer makes it clear that the safety device WILL NOT WORK on those materials. Doug
Tapper Woodworking Power Tools 52 3,525 11-05-2022, 04:51 PM
  0 Thread: Resurrecting my Dad's old Craftsman table saw
Post: RE: Resurrecting my Dad's old Craftsman table saw

I thought that's what you meant. Thanks for the clarification. Doug
Tapper Woodworking Power Tools 12 730 11-05-2022, 02:50 PM
  0 Thread: SawStop: Eating Crow
Post: RE: SawStop: Eating Crow

Ivan, you're correct - we will just have to agree to disagree. I haven't gotten "down in the weeds" on this yet, but my understanding is that he did make a "reasonable" offer to all the major manufact...
Tapper Woodworking Power Tools 52 3,525 11-05-2022, 02:44 PM
  0 Thread: SawStop: Eating Crow
Post: RE: SawStop: Eating Crow

Troubleshooter Wrote: (11-03-2022, 08:04 AM) -- I will keep my Unisaw until some other company comes out with a competing product to the Sawstop. Ever since that crooked lawyer that invented SS tried...
Tapper Woodworking Power Tools 52 3,525 11-03-2022, 08:40 AM
  0 Thread: Should I Joint or just Plane?
Post: RE: Should I Joint or just Plane?

jteneyck Wrote: (11-02-2022, 06:35 PM) -- If you want them dead flat then you have to joint them in some fashion.  To work with full width lumber build a sled so you can run it through your planer.  ...
Tapper Woodworking 17 898 11-02-2022, 06:46 PM
  0 Thread: Resurrecting my Dad's old Craftsman table saw
Post: RE: Resurrecting my Dad's old Craftsman table saw

Bill Wilson Wrote: (10-31-2022, 01:49 PM) -- Good luck with the restoration. I'm left handed, but I think I use my saw in what most would consider the traditional, right handed configuration, with...
Tapper Woodworking Power Tools 12 730 11-02-2022, 06:41 PM
  0 Thread: Resurrecting my Dad's old Craftsman table saw
Post: RE: Resurrecting my Dad's old Craftsman table saw

Bill Wilson Wrote: (11-01-2022, 07:07 AM) -- Would it be fair to say that the direction the blade tilts has more to do with which side the fence is on than what hand the user is?  My saw tilts left, ...
Tapper Woodworking Power Tools 12 730 11-01-2022, 09:14 PM
  0 Thread: My old drill press has died
Post: RE: My old drill press has died

As others have suggested, my guess is that you might have a shot at finding replacement gears over on OWWM.org in the BOYD section, metalworking area. The guys over there are very knowledgeable and he...
Tapper Woodworking Power Tools 14 1,195 10-31-2022, 10:06 PM

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