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  0 Thread: Help me find a plan please
Post: RE: Help me find a plan please

(03-29-2020, 08:07 AM)WxMan Wrote: I made two of the plan Stoppy linked at Woodsmith: I don't recall how many years ago I did this.  I use mine as a fly-tying box, and I gave the second that I made ...
lilrichard2 Woodworking 4 1,599 03-29-2020, 08:35 AM
  0 Thread: Help me find a plan please
Post: RE: Help me find a plan please

(03-28-2020, 10:29 PM)stoppy Wrote: Woodsmith plans — https://www.woodsmithplans.com/plan/machinists-chest/ Fine Woodworking—. https://www.finewoodworking.com/readerpr...ists-chest For more plans ...
lilrichard2 Woodworking 4 1,599 03-29-2020, 08:33 AM
  0 Thread: Help me find a plan please
Post: Help me find a plan please

I once had a woodworking magazine, Woodsmith, Fine Woodworking, or Shop Notes, that had plans for a machinist-type chest as the cover article and had complete plans for making the chest. This magazine...
lilrichard2 Woodworking 4 1,599 03-28-2020, 09:42 PM
  0 Thread: HANDTOOLS: Let's closeout the thread: D-7 now $89 Shipped.
Post: RE: HANDTOOLS: Saws, planes, RJ bits, quality stu...

(02-20-2019, 07:24 PM)AgGEM Wrote: Nice to see you posting your good tool finds again. Newbie alert - Admail is a go - to guy for quality old tools. Concur! Rich,  You've done a commendable job ...
lilrichard2 Tool Swap N' Sell 14 5,635 02-25-2019, 04:35 PM
  0 Thread: Benchtop Tablesaw Recomendation
Post: RE: Benchtop Tablesaw Recomendation

(02-23-2019, 11:02 AM)Mike 55 Wrote: Hi, I'm in need of a benchtop tablesaw to use in my garage. I now live in a 55+ community with a full shop. There are times I don't want to drive up just to rip...
lilrichard2 Woodworking Power Tools 28 10,403 02-25-2019, 04:25 PM
  0 Thread: WTB or Trade for Concave Spokeshave
Post: RE: WTB or Trade for Concave Spokeshave

(02-09-2019, 04:48 AM)Michael A. T. Wrote: Anyone have a concave spokeshave they want to sell or trade ? I tried to send a PM, but you have incoming PM's disabled. I have a Union 117 double, one s...
lilrichard2 Tool Swap N' Sell 3 1,738 02-14-2019, 06:16 PM
  0 Thread: WANT TO TRADE: Lie Nielsen No. 8 Bench Plane for Dovetail Saw
Post: RE: WANT TO TRADE: Lie Nielsen No. 8 Bench Plane ...

(02-12-2019, 09:49 AM)Philip1231 Wrote: WANT TO TRADE:  looking to trade a Lie Nielsen No. 8 Bench Plane for either an Eccentric Toolworks Dovetail Saw or a Two Lawyers Toolworks Dovetail saw.  The ...
lilrichard2 Tool Swap N' Sell 4 2,135 02-12-2019, 09:23 PM
  0 Thread: Recommend a Small Compressor Please.
Post: RE: Recommend a Small Compressor Please.

(01-04-2019, 04:52 PM)lilrichard2 Wrote: I had a Porter Cable pancake compressor that I hated because of the noise it made when running, so I purchased a small unit based on a recommendation in Popu...
lilrichard2 Woodworking Power Tools 21 5,912 01-10-2019, 04:28 PM
  0 Thread: Recommend a Small Compressor Please.
Post: Recommend a Small Compressor Please.

I had a Porter Cable pancake compressor that I hated because of the noise it made when running, so I purchased a small unit based on a recommendation in Popular Woodworking. Big mistake as it doesn't ...
lilrichard2 Woodworking Power Tools 21 5,912 01-04-2019, 04:52 PM
  0 Thread: Craftsman - Made in USA (again)
Post: RE: Craftsman - Made in USA (again)

(10-09-2018, 11:32 AM)Handplanesandmore Wrote: https://www.craftsman.com/whereitsmade All my Craftsman tools are made in USA because they are all from the 70s, 60s era, not the Crapsman kind. Yours...
lilrichard2 Woodworking 16 6,234 10-09-2018, 04:26 PM
  0 Thread: Swap and Shop
Post: RE: Swap and Shop

(06-11-2018, 06:47 AM)TheCabinetmaker Wrote: The Columbus, Ohio Woodcraft is having their Swap and Shop this Saturday the 16th from 9 am- noon . I always leave with more than I take. I sure would l...
lilrichard2 Woodworking Hand Tools 2 2,085 06-12-2018, 02:17 PM
  0 Thread: I am one happy camper!
Post: I am one happy camper!

About a year ago I was busy selling off tools and hardwood in preparation for a move to Florida. I moved from a 16 by 34 basement shop to one half of a two-car garage for my new shop here in Florida. ...
lilrichard2 Woodworking 9 4,747 04-13-2018, 04:42 PM
  0 Thread: DW 735 Dust Collection
Post: RE: DW 735 Dust Collection

(03-06-2018, 03:25 PM)lilrichard2 Wrote: I moved from a basement shop in Ohio to a garage shop in Florida - left behind a 2 1/2 HP Oneida Cyclone. I planed some short pieces of Cherry in my DW 735 ...
lilrichard2 Woodworking Power Tools 1 1,582 03-19-2018, 04:47 PM
  0 Thread: DW 735 Dust Collection
Post: DW 735 Dust Collection

I moved from a basement shop in Ohio to a garage shop in Florida - left behind a 2 1/2 HP Oneida Cyclone. I planed some short pieces of Cherry in my DW 735 with Byrd head and exhausted the planer int...
lilrichard2 Woodworking Power Tools 1 1,582 03-06-2018, 03:25 PM
  0 Thread: Portamate lumber rack $19.99 at Lowes
Post: RE: Portamate lumber rack $19.99 at Lowes

(01-20-2018, 11:36 AM)johndi Wrote: Saw this deal posted on another forum and thought I would share here. Lowes has the Portamate lumber rack discounted to $19.99. Shows as no longer available o...
lilrichard2 Tool Swap N' Sell 29 15,183 01-24-2018, 11:52 AM
  0 Thread: Need wire wheel for Delta 8" grinder.
Post: RE: Need wire wheel for Delta 8" grinder.

(12-01-2017, 10:39 PM)Pass Christian WW Wrote: Have tried a bunch that don't fit and searched the internet. Delta does not list one on its website. Amazon had one but it was discontinued. Help. DeW...
lilrichard2 Woodworking Power Tools 10 5,107 12-02-2017, 12:05 AM
  0 Thread: Tenon Saws
Post: RE: Tenon Saws

(11-28-2017, 09:06 AM)Harry Page Wrote: Hi,  I am new the forum.  The name is Harry Page, and I am relatively new to woodworking.  I consider myself a "hybrid" woodworker in the sense that I utilize...
lilrichard2 Woodworking Hand Tools 11 5,987 11-28-2017, 07:50 PM
  0 Thread: It's Official - I'm Moving Cross-Country
Post: RE: It's Official - I'm Moving Cross-Country

(11-22-2017, 03:38 PM)AHill Wrote: Today I was made a formal offer to relocate to Orlando.  Same corporation - different company.  This will likely be my last move, since I only have a few more year...
lilrichard2 Woodworking Hand Tools 19 10,137 11-22-2017, 07:04 PM
  0 Thread: Recommend a Portable Table Saw Please
Post: RE: Recommend a Portable Table Saw Please

(11-15-2017, 11:15 PM)fasteddie Wrote: The mentioned Saws are great recommendations, also consider a good Track Saw.  I been using my Festool TS75 a few months now for 3/4" thick sheet goods which a...
lilrichard2 Woodworking Power Tools 19 10,272 11-16-2017, 11:28 AM
  0 Thread: Recommend a Portable Table Saw Please
Post: Recommend a Portable Table Saw Please

I downsized and moved to Florida - gave up an adequately-sized basement workshop and  Delta Unisaw - now working in one-half of a two-car garage. I have to get a table saw and want one that is portabl...
lilrichard2 Woodworking Power Tools 19 10,272 11-14-2017, 06:54 PM

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