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  0 Thread: Hard maple vs soft maple?
Post: RE: Hard maple vs soft maple?

I've used both types of maple for panel cabinet doors and have found soft maple to be less stable.  I built some vanity doors with soft and they twisted two days after completion, before they left the...
Leinie Woodworking 13 9,097 12-10-2016, 07:50 AM
  0 Thread: 1/16" wide slots
Post: RE: 1/16" wide slots

Thin kerf table saw blade.
Leinie Woodworking 22 14,761 12-04-2016, 07:49 PM
  0 Thread: Carbide Blades sharpening service?
Post: RE: Carbide Blades sharpening service?

Not sure where your located, but we send all our stuff to Ophoven Saw Service ( ophovensaw.com ) in Burnsville.
Leinie Woodworking 51 36,033 12-04-2016, 01:13 PM
  0 Thread: Putting Stuff Away
Post: RE: Putting Stuff Away

I love to have everything put in its place-my dad was the opposite. Everything got left right where it was last used and he could always tell you where anything was- if it got moved- it would mess him...
Leinie Woodworking 43 26,436 11-03-2016, 05:59 PM
  0 Thread: double compound miter - crown molding
Post: RE: double compound miter - crown molding

Thats fine for a painted molding on a 2/12 pitch vault where you can caulk the gap created by tipping the crown.  Try that  on a 4 12 and you'll be looking at a big gap on the bottom of the crown alon...
Leinie Woodworking 11 8,093 10-29-2016, 04:23 PM
  0 Thread: Laquer over shellac
Post: Laquer over shellac

Can laquer be used over shellac ?   Thanks
Leinie Woodworking 4 2,795 09-05-2016, 11:23 AM
  0 Thread: Would you confess?
Post: Re: Would you confess?

I start with explaining how difficult it was to evenly peel the layers from the log.
Leinie Woodworking 10 4,883 05-21-2016, 12:44 PM
  0 Thread: Who is a pro?
Post: Re: Who is a pro?

I have worked as a cabinet maker for the past 22 years.
Leinie Woodworking 14 9,436 05-19-2016, 08:43 PM
  0 Thread: is any plywood FLAT these days?!
Post: Re: is any plywood FLAT these days?!

Seems any veneer core material I've used in the past few years will not lay flat. Even if it looks flat to start, once you rip it, it springs and twists. This is high buck quality name brand stuff. B...
Leinie Woodworking 42 25,966 03-27-2016, 10:22 AM
  0 Thread: Kitchen Cab Shelves
Post: Re: Kitchen Cab Shelves

I've been using 3/4 melamine with a t-molded edge for over 20 years. Never had someone bring one back for sagging ( that doesn't mean they haven't sagged, just never enough to bother anyone . I make ...
Leinie Woodworking 6 3,576 03-06-2016, 06:14 PM
  0 Thread: Gluing Up Cabinet Doors
Post: Re: Gluing Up Cabinet Doors

Ok, it's not a mitered corner door- just standard stile and rail[br]Raise your hand if you do your edge profile before glue up ?[br]Evidently the guy with that clamp setup does.
Leinie Woodworking 4 5,851 01-17-2016, 12:08 AM
  0 Thread: Gluing Up Cabinet Doors
Post: Re: Gluing Up Cabinet Doors

Were they possibly mitered corner doors you were seeing clamped ?
Leinie Woodworking 4 5,851 01-16-2016, 10:03 PM
  0 Thread: Redwood mantle
Post: Re: Redwood mantle

You did a terrific job of fitting that beautiful piece. Brick and stone are definitely a challenge. I wouldn't caulk it at all. Whatever you use will eventually crack or separate.
Leinie Woodworking 5 4,186 12-31-2015, 07:20 PM
  0 Thread: Glass table tops cracking
Post: Re: Glass table tops cracking

Form some bumpers out of clear silicone.
Leinie Woodworking 3 3,272 12-31-2015, 07:12 PM
  0 Thread: Sometimes The Answer Ought To Be No
Post: Re: Sometimes The Answer Ought To Be No

Split them, gouge them out, glue them back together.
Leinie Woodworking 6 3,148 12-28-2015, 11:27 PM
  0 Thread: Upper Cabinet Design: Check My Work
Post: Re: Upper Cabinet Design: Check My Work

How wide is the cabinet ? I'd get rid of the center divider.
Leinie Woodworking 3 3,989 12-27-2015, 03:32 PM
  0 Thread: Kitchen cabinet design
Post: Re: Kitchen cabinet design

I build everything as big as can be in one piece. Limiting factors are getting it into the house, and weight. One of the last houses I did had an upper 10' long. Two of us handled it easily with a cou...
Leinie Woodworking 15 8,004 12-27-2015, 02:44 PM
  0 Thread: Made a few Gifts
Post: Re: Made a few Gifts

I made a handful of these from various species. The lighter part is Hickory and the cheese trays and legs were done in American Cherry, Walnut, and Brazillian Cherry. The Walnut turned out to be my p...
Leinie Woodworking 2 3,090 12-13-2015, 09:19 PM
  0 Thread: Made a few Gifts
Post: Re: Made a few Gifts

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Leinie Woodworking 2 3,090 12-13-2015, 09:15 PM
  0 Thread: Made a few Gifts
Post: Made a few Gifts

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Leinie Woodworking 2 3,090 12-13-2015, 09:14 PM

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