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  0 Thread: Lumber prices
Post: RE: Lumber prices

Doug White Hardwoods is usually where I get my supply, you can see the prices here  https://dougwhitehardwoods.com/hardwoods/ (https://dougwhitehardwoods.com/hardwoods/) always really good lumber pi...
Woodshop Woodworking 19 751 06-22-2022, 08:03 AM
  0 Thread: Grizzly Chuck Insert
Post: RE: Grizzly Chuck Insert

https://www.woodturnerscatalog.com/search?term=Vicmarc+VM100+Jaws :yes: (https://www.woodturnerscatalog.com/search?term=Vicmarc+VM100+Jaws)
Woodshop Woodturning 4 267 06-12-2022, 09:43 AM
  0 Thread: Grizzly Chuck Insert
Post: RE: Grizzly Chuck Insert

Grizzly https://www.grizzly.com/parts/grizzly-insert-1-1-4-8/ph6267003 (https://www.grizzly.com/parts/grizzly-insert-1-1-4-8/ph6267003) Also that chuck is a  Vicmarc 100 Clone and Vi...
Woodshop Woodturning 4 267 06-12-2022, 09:38 AM
  0 Thread: Sharpening system help
Post: RE: Sharpening system help

I sold my Tormak it was to slow for me.  Kept the attachments and occasionally use them on the worksharp  but mostly use my edge sander free hand, a quick zip and back to it.
Woodshop Woodworking Power Tools 10 614 05-10-2022, 04:45 PM
  0 Thread: Bent Bandsaw Guides
Post: RE: Bent Bandsaw Guides

That aluminum is not going to like being bent back.  I would check if it is something you can still buy before you try it.
Woodshop Woodworking Power Tools 7 429 04-30-2022, 09:07 PM
  0 Thread: Forstner Bits
Post: RE: Forstner Bits

I bought a 16 pc carbide hex shank set from Grizzly.  I really like them, stay sharp. great for drill press and on the lathe. Not for hand held drills.
Woodshop Woodturning 10 583 04-30-2022, 09:00 PM
  0 Thread: Stainless steel
Post: RE: Stainless steel

Shaun Wrote: (04-26-2022, 07:06 PM) -- If it’s 303 you’ll buzz through. 304 could suck a bit, 316 may require adult beverages. -- :laugh::laugh::laugh::laugh::laugh:
Woodshop Woodworking Power Tools 12 687 04-27-2022, 08:32 AM
  0 Thread: Trestle table build thread
Post: RE: Trestle table build thread

Fine job Brad :yes:
Woodshop Woodworking 39 2,915 04-24-2022, 07:03 PM
  0 Thread: put a Shelix head on a Foley-Belsaw planer? ?
Post: RE: put a Shelix head on a Foley-Belsaw planer? ?

That was the first planer I owned. I never liked it because It never would stay sharp for long. My theory is the blades hit the lumber much faster than needed. It seemed to burn lumber quickly. I neve...
Woodshop Woodworking Power Tools 8 606 04-01-2022, 08:39 AM
  0 Thread: Machined miter bar?
Post: RE: Machined miter bar?

I had one made years ago 24" long, worked good. but not that impressive. I replaced it with a large Excalibur slide table. it gives me 49" in front of the blade on my 12" saw, absolutely love it. pers...
Woodshop Woodworking Power Tools 12 806 03-14-2022, 09:51 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for 15" slides
Post: RE: Looking for 15" slides

can you use 14" over extension drawer slides ?
Woodshop Woodworking 11 963 03-13-2022, 08:56 AM
  0 Thread: carbide inserts, why I don't change
Post: RE: carbide inserts, why I don't change

I have carbide cutters on my jointer have no problems. But on my push blocks I have GRR-RIP BLOCK Smart Pushblock they have hooks on the end that hook the back edge of the board. so you use one to hol...
Woodshop Woodworking Power Tools 8 832 02-23-2022, 09:41 AM
  0 Thread: source for adapter to use power drill on square shank tapered drill bits
Post: RE: source for adapter to use power drill on squar...

toolmiser Wrote: (02-13-2022, 10:26 PM) -- That may be the answer.  For the little bit that I would use them these would probably be ok.  I have some smaller diameter bits of decent quality that I us...
Woodshop Woodworking 14 1,415 02-14-2022, 09:28 AM
  0 Thread: source for adapter to use power drill on square shank tapered drill bits
Post: RE: source for adapter to use power drill on squar...

I have a set of these they also come in smaller sets from 1/8" up to 5/8s 25" long bit set for cheep (https://www.harborfreight.com/12-in-916-in-58-in-25-in-long-wood-bit-set-3-pc-68824.html)
Woodshop Woodworking 14 1,415 02-13-2022, 10:50 AM
  0 Thread: Where to find screwdriver bits?
Post: RE: Where to find screwdriver bits?

you know you can drive the broken ones out of the socket and replace. I have dun this with the ones for rotating my planer inserts. Menards has a set 3/8 drive not impact but lifetime guarantee  3/8 ...
Woodshop Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,145 02-11-2022, 10:13 AM
  0 Thread: Tulips
Post: RE: Tulips

crokett™ Wrote: (02-06-2022, 09:45 AM) -- Very nice work.  Are those bandsaw tulips or inside-out turnings? -- They are roughed out on the bandsaw then turned
Woodshop Woodturning 9 810 02-06-2022, 02:09 PM
  0 Thread: Tulips
Post: RE: Tulips

iclark Wrote: (02-05-2022, 03:11 AM) -- Excellent job on the vase (and on the tulips if you made or grew them). More importantly, Happy Anniversary! -- Thanks , The tulips I  turned from soft ma...
Woodshop Woodturning 9 810 02-05-2022, 10:48 AM
  0 Thread: Tulips
Post: Tulips

The meaning of the word Tulips is Deep Love and after putting up with me for 45 years she still loves me.Today is our anniversary and I made this for TLOML   Vase is 6" tall made of walnut, maple, b...
Woodshop Woodturning 9 810 02-04-2022, 10:33 AM
  0 Thread: How to reinforce a firepit wooden table top
Post: RE: How to reinforce a firepit wooden table top

if I understand you ,your trying to trap that iron top with a wood top and left 1/8 inch all the way around for expansion /contraction . IMHO :no: bad idea. but I could be wrong.
Woodshop Woodworking 11 728 02-01-2022, 09:29 AM
  0 Thread: Planer downsizing
Post: RE: Table saw downsizing

I would weigh out your choices replacing the 20 straight head with a 20" spiral head against the 15" . because that 15" planer isn't that much smaller footprint , but you will miss that 5" of head spa...
Woodshop Woodworking Power Tools 16 1,622 01-25-2022, 10:33 PM

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