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  0 Thread: Help with dust collector filter...catch?
Post: RE: Help with dust collector filter...catch?

I used a gamma seal lid to attach a five gallon bucket to a piece of plywood. As seen in the photos. Bill
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 11 486 01-09-2022, 03:02 PM
  0 Thread: Sketchup vs Fusion 360
Post: RE: Sketchup vs Fusion 360

Doug: The last free version that did not require an Internet connection was Sketchup Make 2017 It is available for download here. https://help.sketchup.com/en/downloading-older-versions...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 26 1,146 01-05-2022, 11:12 PM
  0 Thread: Pro Grind Sharpening System
Post: RE: Pro Grind Sharpening System

taxman Wrote: (11-03-2021, 08:13 AM) -- Note neither of these are Wolverine. They are both the same copy of Wolverine by Savannah. I bought this set for the angle guides and the extra tool support (n...
wjt Woodturning 4 620 11-03-2021, 05:48 PM
  0 Thread: Pro Grind Sharpening System
Post: Pro Grind Sharpening System

Considering purchasing a Pro Grind Sharpening System. One from RonBrownsbest.com https://www.ronbrownsbest.com/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=868&search=pro+grind or from Amazon (...
wjt Woodturning 4 620 11-02-2021, 07:58 PM
  0 Thread: My CNC Book is now available
Post: RE: My CNC Book is now available

EightFingers Wrote: (09-22-2021, 03:53 PM) -- Too bad that didn’t come out ten years ago, I would have ordered it. You have to learn a lot quick to get going in CNC. -- I agree there are lots o...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 8 735 09-22-2021, 04:54 PM
  0 Thread: Delta 37-280 Height Adjustment
Post: Delta 37-280 Height Adjustment

Height adjustment knob doesn't do anything. How is the adjustment knob attached to the adjustment screw. The manual shows a setscrew but it is not present. The original knob is setting on top of th...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 2 376 09-18-2021, 02:47 PM
  0 Thread: rocking horse build ionstructions
Post: RE: rocking horse build ionstructions

Here is the rocking horse I made for our granddaughter. It was necessary to be able to break this down for shipping. The parts interlock. I have the full sized plans which can be printed at a Ki...
wjt Woodworking 13 1,280 09-15-2021, 06:55 PM
  Photo Thread: Mantis Tiller Repair
Post: Mantis Tiller Repair

The carrying handle on my Mantis Tiller broke. I thought it was because I hang the tiller from the ceiling of my storage shed but it appears to be a common failure as a brief Google search finds examp...
wjt Home Improvement 2 460 08-04-2021, 09:02 PM
  0 Thread: fixed guard lift on older Bosch SCMS
Post: RE: fixed guard lift on older Bosch SCMS

I was asked to look at a Bosch CMS a couple years ago by our local High School shop teacher that was having a similar problem. Here is a link to the fix I came up with. Same idea without the need f...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 2 409 06-21-2021, 03:10 AM
  0 Thread: Bandsaw Purchase ??
Post: RE: Bandsaw Purchase ??

jteneyck Wrote: (06-14-2021, 07:24 PM) -- A thousand times "No!".  John -- John: As I said we are not going to suggest making this purchase but it does make for some interesting history. No...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 6 859 06-14-2021, 10:03 PM
  0 Thread: Bandsaw Purchase ??
Post: RE: Bandsaw Purchase ??

iclark Wrote: (06-14-2021, 03:31 PM) -- "Needs work." should translate to: if you care about the young guild member, don't let the young guild member evaluate the condition of the BS in that offer by...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 6 859 06-14-2021, 04:27 PM
  0 Thread: Bandsaw Purchase ??
Post: Bandsaw Purchase ??

One of our younger Guild members is in the market for a bandsaw. Available revenue is an issue as it was for a lot of us. Age vs revenue :) I came across a listing on Craigslist for a $75 bandsaw. ...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 6 859 06-14-2021, 09:20 AM
  0 Thread: Miter Sled - should I keep
Post: RE: Miter Sled - should I keep

Bob10 Wrote: (06-05-2021, 10:55 PM) -- I bought one of those close to 20 years ago for the saw I had then and then decided I needed a different saw before putting it to use.  Now I have a brand new v...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,809 06-06-2021, 08:10 AM
  0 Thread: Miter Sled - should I keep
Post: Miter Sled - should I keep

A friend was cleaning out his shop and brought a miter sled he had purchased several years ago but was only gathering dust. A Dubby I watched a video of how to set it up and its use presented by...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,809 06-05-2021, 09:06 PM
  0 Thread: T-Track Upgrade
Post: RE: T-Track Upgrade

KyleD Wrote: (06-03-2021, 04:02 PM) -- If you need more bolts you can buy 1/4" toilet bolts at the hardware store. These have a large flat oval head and will slide in with little or no modification. ...
wjt Woodworking 2 826 06-03-2021, 06:35 PM
  0 Thread: T-Track Upgrade
Post: T-Track Upgrade

Before I knew what I was – sort of – doing I purchased T-Track that used 5/16” T-bolts. I made an auxiliary table for my drill press and installed this hardware using epoxy and screws. Since then I...
wjt Woodworking 2 826 06-03-2021, 03:29 PM
  0 Thread: Height Adjustment Issues - Bosch 1617 Router
Post: RE: Height Adjustment Issues - Bosch 1617 Router

I replaced the 'C' clip with a split collar. Especially useful when installing the router in a table. The idea for this came from this forum in 2014. Bill
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 4 823 04-02-2021, 10:24 AM
  0 Thread: King's Fine Woodworking
Post: RE: King's Fine Woodworking

sweensdv2 Wrote: (03-26-2021, 02:03 PM) -- I don't know if the King's site has folded or not but possibly you can update your computer yourself. Check out this; https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/softw...
wjt Woodworking 5 1,158 03-26-2021, 02:43 PM
  0 Thread: Woodworkers Guild Meeting Program
Post: Woodworkers Guild Meeting Program

We had our monthly Guild meeting last night via Zoom. Our program was from across the border. British Columbia, Canada to south central Kansas Colin Knecht from Woodworkweb.com A good evenin...
wjt Woodworking 0 391 03-24-2021, 04:24 PM
  0 Thread: Rolling base for contractor’s saw
Post: RE: Rolling base for contractor’s saw

Ohio Mike Wrote: (03-15-2021, 07:20 PM) -- This guy posted a great design on YouTube. He sells plans for $8 but if you watch the video till the end, he's very generous in showing the construction det...
wjt Woodworking 5 1,034 03-15-2021, 10:22 PM

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