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  0 Thread: Wedged Tenons questions
Post: RE: Wedged Tenons questions

Wedging a round tenon is not always a good fix for a poor fit. You may want to look at glueing on some veneer and fixing the fit. If you decide to use wedges on a 2" round tenon I would suggest u...
KyleD Woodworking Hand Tools 3 150 Today, 05:31 AM
  0 Thread: History Channel: Power Tool Showdown
Post: RE: History Channel: Power Tool Showdown

Thank You, that was very much worth watching. The advertisements on it were a PIA though.
KyleD Woodworking Power Tools 4 385 09-20-2021, 05:39 AM
  0 Thread: refinish table & chair
Post: RE: refinish table & chair

Do make sure that table is not a veneered top before going to town with the sander.
KyleD Woodworking 8 256 09-20-2021, 05:34 AM
  0 Thread: hollow chisel bit not fitting well
Post: RE: hollow chisel bit not fitting well

If the difference in diameter between the bit and the socket is .005" then you would actually need a .0025" ***** to wrap around and fill the void. Since you want to be able to get the bit in you shou...
KyleD Woodworking Power Tools 16 968 09-09-2021, 05:48 AM
  0 Thread: How to temporarily seal off ductwork?
Post: RE: How to temporarily seal off ductwork?

I used 3/4 ply to make a plug on a disk sander with a circle sanding attachment and the table set at a small angle.  Then screwed a knob on where the center pivot point was located on the ply plug and...
KyleD Woodworking Power Tools 8 497 09-06-2021, 08:43 AM
  0 Thread: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System
Post: RE: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System

This is one of those times my Incra table saw fence comes in handy. I have a dial calipers that I trust. I can calibrate the Incra fence to rip a 3" wide piece accurately using the calipers as a refer...
KyleD Woodworking Power Tools 41 2,888 09-03-2021, 05:42 AM
  0 Thread: Making small wedges
Post: RE: Making small wedges

Provided you do not need too many wedges the Lost Art way is probably the best. By splitting the blanks off a scrap of wood you are insuring the grain runs straight and the wedge will have less tenden...
KyleD Woodworking 8 673 09-03-2021, 05:31 AM
  0 Thread: Making small wedges
Post: RE: Making small wedges

Interestingly enough, despite one using a table saw and miter slot and the other using a bandsaw and fence, the jigs are basically the same between the videos of making a wedge or a *****.
KyleD Woodworking 8 673 09-02-2021, 05:17 AM
  0 Thread: Making small wedges
Post: RE: Making small wedges

This does not directly answer your question but Next Level Carpentry on youtube showed how he makes shims in this video https://youtu.be/0JTSxRnAJtA
KyleD Woodworking 8 673 09-01-2021, 05:43 AM
  0 Thread: Found a 6 inch Combination Square!
Post: RE: Found a 6 inch Combination Square!

Yeah, you can angle the pencil a little in or out depending on how sharp the tip is to align right to the end of the rule.
KyleD Woodworking 7 842 08-29-2021, 07:58 AM
  0 Thread: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System
Post: RE: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System

greenacres2 Wrote: (08-25-2021, 01:03 PM) -- I’m wondering why you keep the Bies in while using the Incra?  -- I originally had the Incra on a Jet contractors saw. When I started cutting large number...
KyleD Woodworking Power Tools 41 2,888 08-26-2021, 05:27 AM
  0 Thread: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System
Post: RE: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System

Just_Dave Wrote: (08-23-2021, 03:16 PM) -- So my first question is any thoughts from the crowd?   My second question is 2 part  If there was a need and the cost was not a factor would you buy it? If ...
KyleD Woodworking Power Tools 41 2,888 08-25-2021, 05:28 AM
  0 Thread: Edge Banding bits
Post: RE: Edge Banding bits

Paul,  Edging the plywood shelf fronts with a wider piece of wood is a great way to keep sag form happening. Wrapping the wood around the bottom edge of the shelf like Fred illustrated so well is the...
KyleD Woodworking 12 943 08-21-2021, 07:45 AM
  0 Thread: Edge Banding bits
Post: RE: Edge Banding bits

Those plywood edge bits seem like a solution in search of a problem to me.  Simple wood strips glued on the edge of plywood have never failed me and are never going to come loose properly glued. I us...
KyleD Woodworking 12 943 08-19-2021, 05:47 AM
  0 Thread: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw
Post: RE: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw

I think you are referring to the Iturra Design catalogue. It was very helpful when I set up my 14" Delta bandsaw for re-sawing. I set this up before the steel frame saws were not in wide availability ...
KyleD Woodworking Power Tools 11 800 08-04-2021, 07:41 AM
  0 Thread: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw
Post: RE: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw

I have the Ricon version of that saw and it works great. I keep a 3/16 10 tip blade in it. Bought it so I could keep a re-saw blade in the larger bandsaw and use the Ricon for curvy work. What is croo...
KyleD Woodworking Power Tools 11 800 08-03-2021, 08:11 AM
  0 Thread: Woodworking and Neighbors?
Post: RE: Woodworking and Neighbors?

I can tell you do not live in the north.  Dark here in North Dakota can vary from after 11 pm this time of year to before 5 pm in the doldrums of winter.
KyleD Woodworking 25 1,974 08-01-2021, 03:32 PM
  0 Thread: What're some options for holding a small drill bit securely
Post: RE: What're some options for holding a small drill...

This type vice may be more than you want to spend but it will hold your small bit and then you can hold it in a larger vice that you can clamp down. https://www.amazon.com/Toolmakers-Vice-2-1-Inch-...
KyleD Woodworking Power Tools 9 889 07-31-2021, 08:26 AM
  0 Thread: Unicorn drill press?
Post: RE: Unicorn drill press?

Mike in kc Wrote: (07-26-2021, 07:28 AM) -- You might look at Harbor Freight's DP's, most all $250 + models go down to around 220 RPM.   Not sure about which, if any, have a split quill adjust.   I b...
KyleD Woodworking Power Tools 6 879 07-31-2021, 08:19 AM
  0 Thread: Bandsaw
Post: RE: Bandsaw

"It had a 3/4" blade when I got it and I have since purchased a new one"  Keep in mind a 3/4" 4 tip blade is mainly for straight ripping thick wood. It will not leave a smooth surface and will not ...
KyleD Woodworking Power Tools 9 1,107 07-24-2021, 07:56 AM

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