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  0 Thread: Where I left off last fall
Post: Where I left off last fall

I ran out of time last fall but this is where I am with the build. I will get it finished this year. I have the chop to finish, as well as the dead man. Not to forget completing the wagon vise. I have...
tablesawtom Woodworking 2 155 Yesterday, 05:41 PM
  0 Thread: Bedrock 608
Post: Bedrock 608

I bought a Bedrock 608 flat side at an Auction recently and so far I have disassembled it and stripped the body. The frog is next to be stripped and I have a really nice tote to replace the one on the...
tablesawtom Woodworking Hand Tools 1 99 Yesterday, 05:17 PM
  0 Thread: where I am with my build
Post: where I am with my build

It has taken my a while but all I have left to do to finish my router table is to make two drawers and put on drawer facing. It has been to cold in my unheated shop to work since the middle of Novembe...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 1 100 Yesterday, 04:36 PM
  0 Thread: The correct paint
Post: RE: The correct paint

My daughter came over today and helped me with pictures so I am back in business. My shop and building are still to cold to work in so I only took off a little at a time. which is the linkage for the ...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 6 319 Yesterday, 03:40 PM
  0 Thread: The correct paint
Post: RE: The correct paint

fredhargis Wrote: (02-22-2024, 05:41 AM) -- Tom, over the years Delta's gray color has changed a little from time to time, but a guy over at OWWM had a color match done on a 1946 Delta tool and here'...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 6 319 02-22-2024, 09:21 AM
  0 Thread: The correct paint
Post: The correct paint

I bought a Delta 6 inch jointer at an auction last Saturday. It is a fairly new model  because the cutter head has jacking screws. It has sat in a barn for you knows how long. DE rusting it is going t...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 6 319 02-21-2024, 02:23 PM
  0 Thread: Should I buy this?
Post: RE: Should I buy this?

Didn't Lie Nielsen do a remake of this #9 plane a while ago? Tom
tablesawtom Woodworking Hand Tools 19 1,611 01-07-2024, 04:14 PM
  0 Thread: Drop down outlets
Post: RE: Drop down outlets

Rockler sells a Volt King 40 foot 12 gauge cord real for $100. I have two and one hangs over my work bench They plug into a 20 amp circuit.   I use the drop downs all the time.  But I also have 10 ft....
tablesawtom Woodworking 9 625 01-07-2024, 12:52 PM
  0 Thread: New Yankee Workshop
Post: RE: New Yankee Workshop

I do not know when I first saw either a picture or the bench at Handcock Village or if it was in a video, but when I bought Scott Landis's book, The Workbench, the bench with measured drawings was in ...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 15 1,510 01-02-2024, 10:42 AM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

This was taken the first part of Dec. It is to cold to work wood, but not to cold to straighten up and get ready for the first part of April. I decided to move bench from the middle of the shop to abo...
tablesawtom Woodworking 1,810 618,191 01-02-2024, 09:52 AM
  0 Thread: New Yankee Workshop
Post: RE: New Yankee Workshop

I just realized I have two of the same pictures so here is the lost one. The one at the Handcock village had a leg vise.
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 15 1,510 01-01-2024, 05:52 PM
  0 Thread: New Yankee Workshop
Post: RE: New Yankee Workshop

Grandpa Dave Wrote: (01-01-2024, 02:28 PM) -- Great story an trip down memory lane Tom. Enjoyed it in so many different ways. Similar story line here too, except I don't have a nice bench like yours ...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 15 1,510 01-01-2024, 05:47 PM
  0 Thread: Coming soon to a Ikea or Wayfair soon
Post: RE: Coming soon to a Ikea or Wayfair soon

interesting. Tom
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 10 819 01-01-2024, 01:50 PM
  0 Thread: New Yankee Workshop
Post: New Yankee Workshop

A little back ground. My wife found some old This Old House shows on tv and asked if I would like to watch a couple with her. She couldn't get even one to load, electronics is not our generation. Anyw...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 15 1,510 01-01-2024, 12:46 PM
  0 Thread: New Harbor Freight 14” Bandsaw in search of blades
Post: RE: New Harbor Freight 14” Bandsaw in search of bl...

I like a 1/4 - 6 hook toothed blade. I prefer Timberwolf blades for my 14 inch saw. It is the only blade I use on this saw.  I have a 17 inch Grizzly band saw that I keep a 3/4  Wood Slicer blade from...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 10 737 12-31-2023, 11:56 AM
  0 Thread: Woodworker's Supply Inc. has Closed it's doors after 51 years
Post: RE: Woodworker's Supply Inc. has Closed it's doors...

We had a nice little wood working store in Waterloo Iowa. The name was Iowa Woodworkers Supply. And true to their name they sold wood from a local mill and other things a wood worker would need. They ...
tablesawtom Woodworking 18 1,972 12-24-2023, 11:33 AM
  0 Thread: Recent Woodsmith video
Post: RE: Recent Woodsmith video

Not everyone feels the same way you do about dust.  Why not just enjoy the video for what it is wort  It is difficult enough to produce a video showing something someone thinks is important without th...
tablesawtom Woodworking 5 663 12-24-2023, 11:14 AM
  0 Thread: Corian router table top
Post: RE: Corian router table top

I have found that after a few pages what was written, what was written in the original post gets lost  Like first which was that I already have two pieces of Corian 30 by 42.  Please reread the origin...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 14 1,428 12-23-2023, 01:16 PM
  0 Thread: Corian router table top
Post: RE: Corian router table top

I like either 10 or 12 inches from the front to the centerline of the cutter. I would like to know what width of top would you make your top if you were going to make one. 30 inches wide is my max wid...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 14 1,428 12-22-2023, 03:05 PM
  0 Thread: Corian router table top
Post: RE: Corian router table top

I like either 10 or 12 inches from the front of the table to the centerline of the cutter. I am just wondering what width of top do most people prefer. I can go up to 30 inches. But if a person was pu...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 14 1,428 12-22-2023, 03:01 PM

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