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  0 Thread: Dovetails with frame saw
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Cool! Thanks for checking back on that!
nuk Woodworking Hand Tools 12 845 11-23-2021, 07:23 PM
  0 Thread: Dovetails with frame saw
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Maybe so... but the relative dearth of any new content in say, the last five to ten years, makes me wonder if the technique has gone the way of the dodo. Either that, or non-English videos just don't...
nuk Woodworking Hand Tools 12 845 11-21-2021, 12:04 PM
  0 Thread: Dovetails with frame saw
Post: RE: Dovetails with frame saw

Bruce Haugen Wrote: (11-18-2021, 08:51 PM) --  Tage Frid used this saw, too.  Check out his three-book series from the early 1980’s. -- Thanks, I'll look for that one... but I was mainly looking fo...
nuk Woodworking Hand Tools 12 845 11-18-2021, 09:03 PM
  0 Thread: Dovetails with frame saw
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Alrighty, another one for the collective: I've been looking around at some stuff on turning/bow/frame saws, and I've seen a few references that indicated that back saws were mostly an English/Ameri...
nuk Woodworking Hand Tools 12 845 11-18-2021, 02:11 PM
  0 Thread: Grooves
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adamcherubini Wrote: (11-17-2021, 07:07 AM) -- 1) wooden plow planes preceded metal planes by about 2000 yrs ... 4) can’t think of a metal plane that is not a copy of an earlier wooden plane, so pr...
nuk Woodworking Hand Tools 12 744 11-18-2021, 01:59 PM
  0 Thread: Grooves
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Before metal plow planes... how did they make grooves like along the bottom of a drawer or box?  Seems a little narrow/long for the saw/chisel method I've seen suggested for dadoes.  Did they just hav...
nuk Woodworking Hand Tools 12 744 11-15-2021, 10:53 AM
  0 Thread: Drywall corner transition - bullnose to square
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Cooler Wrote: (06-29-2020, 07:35 AM) -- The baseboard trim was radiused to match the drywall.  -- Didn't even know that was a thing. Found (at least) one YT video showing it... definitely looks ea...
nuk Home Improvement 14 5,271 06-30-2020, 02:18 AM
  0 Thread: Drywall corner transition - bullnose to square
Post: RE: Drywall corner transition - bullnose to square

cams2705 Wrote: (06-29-2020, 10:11 AM) -- Check out this guys YouTube channel - "Finish Carpentry TV".  You'll have to go through to find them, but he has done a number of moulding install around bul...
nuk Home Improvement 14 5,271 06-30-2020, 02:05 AM
  0 Thread: Drywall corner transition - bullnose to square
Post: RE: Drywall corner transition - bullnose to square

Woodenfish Wrote: (06-28-2020, 11:59 AM) -- The trim is then easily measured and marked with Rockler’s Bench Dog Bullnose Trim Gauge. -- Well, that does look like it'd remove a lot of the PITA fact...
nuk Home Improvement 14 5,271 06-28-2020, 09:15 PM
  0 Thread: Drywall corner transition - bullnose to square
Post: RE: Drywall corner transition - bullnose to square

Updated the top post, this time with a working pic ;)
nuk Home Improvement 14 5,271 06-28-2020, 09:16 AM
  0 Thread: Drywall corner transition - bullnose to square
Post: Drywall corner transition - bullnose to square

Anyone here have experience with transition pieces for outside drywall corners?  I'm talking something that looks like this: https://i.imgur.com/lYtDyy7.jpeg Basically, we're looking at replacin...
nuk Home Improvement 14 5,271 06-27-2020, 07:47 PM
  0 Thread: Dust Collector Upgrade, Delta 50-760, SDD
Post: RE: Dust Collector Upgrade, Delta 50-760, SDD

That Gamma lid seems like a very good idea!
nuk Woodworking Power Tools 37 18,056 01-02-2020, 06:16 PM
  0 Thread: Making router template from actual hardware
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KWaugh Wrote: (12-19-2019, 08:56 AM) -- I think you are looking for a inlay router bit kit. -- That's getting closer to what I have in mind... just seems like I'd seen a more generalized technique ...
nuk Woodworking 10 4,323 12-19-2019, 08:15 PM
  0 Thread: Making router template from actual hardware
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The hardware is rectangular... sort of. Long and narrow, and probably tall/deep enough I could almost run a piloted bit off of it... but with rounded ends that probably aren't exactly the radius of a...
nuk Woodworking 10 4,323 12-18-2019, 07:07 PM
  0 Thread: Making router template from actual hardware
Post: Making router template from actual hardware

I have a need to inlet a piece of hardware into an existing wood piece, fairly precisely.  The hardware is essentially an inset mounting rail, sorta like t-track, and the wood piece is somewhat irregu...
nuk Woodworking 10 4,323 12-18-2019, 03:00 PM
  0 Thread: Dust Collector Upgrade, Delta 50-760, SDD
Post: RE: Dust Collector Upgrade, Delta 50-760, SDD

@sullivan If you don't mind me asking, how are you handling the odd bits that make it past the cyclone to the filter?  Any plans for a cleanout box at the bottom of the filter?
nuk Woodworking Power Tools 37 18,056 12-12-2019, 08:32 AM
  0 Thread: Fan not pulling air thru the window?
Post: RE: Fan not pulling air thru the window?

Well, swapped the tower fan in front of the window for a box fan *in* the window - immediate difference! I've got one of the dual fan units with independent controls on order, as I need the box fan...
nuk Home Improvement 20 5,466 10-17-2019, 08:57 AM
  0 Thread: Fan not pulling air thru the window?
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WxMan Wrote: (10-16-2019, 10:27 AM) -- If you need to keep the door closed to that room, and still want to pull air in the window, then there are also double fan units; one can be pulling air in from...
nuk Home Improvement 20 5,466 10-16-2019, 10:42 AM
  0 Thread: Fan not pulling air thru the window?
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DaveR1 Wrote: (10-16-2019, 09:55 AM) -- The pedestal fan will take the air from the easiest source which would be the room air. I expect if you could see the air circulation you would see that the ai...
nuk Home Improvement 20 5,466 10-16-2019, 10:20 AM
  0 Thread: Fan not pulling air thru the window?
Post: RE: Fan not pulling air thru the window?

fixtureman Wrote: (10-16-2019, 09:50 AM) -- Do you have a window downstairs open.  The fan has to be able to push the air out -- Not trying to push air *out*, trying to pull air *in*.
nuk Home Improvement 20 5,466 10-16-2019, 10:12 AM

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