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  0 Thread: WTB: 1"-8 Chuck
Post: WTB: 1"-8 Chuck

I'm looking to get a chuck for my recently-acquired lathe.  The spindle thread is 1"-8. I'm new to turning, and would like to try out some bowls.  My lathe is a new-to-me Craftsman 351-217150 with ...
grwold Tool Swap N' Sell 0 79 01-27-2023, 08:18 PM
  0 Thread: rolling pin finish
Post: RE: rolling pin finish

I use Katherine Schwarz's (Chris's daughter) Soft Wax, available on Etsy (https://www.etsy.com/listing/287791781/soft-wax-20-non-toxic) (when not sold out).  Raw linseed oil, beeswax, and citrus solve...
grwold Finishing 10 251 01-26-2023, 08:38 PM
  0 Thread: restoring some big dogs
Post: RE: restoring some big dogs

They look terrific, Tom. But I feel badly for that chisel in the first picture. Hope it didn't take too much damage scraping off the rust! :-)
grwold Woodworking Hand Tools 7 298 01-26-2023, 08:12 PM
  0 Thread: What happened to Lumberjocks?
Post: RE: What happened to Lumberjocks?

professore Wrote: (01-13-2023, 02:27 PM) -- Admiral, I had the same problem.  Used the "Contact Us" link on the home to ask how to fix.  They took care of it overnight. Of course I didn't have any...
grwold Woodworking 14 1,222 01-13-2023, 04:09 PM
  0 Thread: LET THERE BE DRAGONS
Post: RE: LET THERE BE DRAGONS

That's really some amazing work you're turning out, there! Thanks for sharing.
grwold Woodturning 25 764 01-11-2023, 07:32 PM
  0 Thread: Hand tool box Project?
Post: RE: Hand tool box Project?

I'll be watching your updates, looking forward to them. Question for you: How smoothly does your miter saw move through your 358's uprights? I ask because I've got a similar setup (#2 box I recen...
grwold Woodworking Hand Tools 19 1,308 12-15-2022, 06:41 PM
  0 Thread: Baroque
Post: RE: Baroque

That's an amazingly beautiful piece. Congrats, and thanks for sharing.
grwold Woodturning 7 407 12-09-2022, 06:57 PM
  Photo Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

Unseasonably warm weather here in eastern PA let me take the "workbench" outside.  LOML appreciates that the sparkle won't be inside, this time! Sizing the top for a small box (the same plan th...
grwold Woodworking 1,691 547,652 12-08-2022, 06:33 PM
  0 Thread: Paring chisels
Post: RE: Paring chisels

Gorgeous chisels, Ron.
grwold Woodworking Hand Tools 20 1,475 12-08-2022, 06:15 PM
  0 Thread: Trying to make some sawdust
Post: RE: Trying to make some sawdust

Glad to see you back in action. Thanks for posting.
grwold Woodworking Hand Tools 11 967 12-06-2022, 06:30 PM
  0 Thread: For Sale: bench planes, blocks, bits, brace and saw set
Post: RE: For Sale: bench planes, blocks, bits, brace a...

PM sent on the 9 1/2. I can attest to the extremely high quality of Admiral's tools--great stuff!
grwold Tool Swap N' Sell 6 606 12-03-2022, 09:01 PM
  0 Thread: LV seconds sale
Post: RE: LV seconds sale

merced Wrote: (10-30-2022, 10:09 AM) -- I got my order yesterday.  I am shocked and profoundly disappointed.  I've gotten a lot of LV "seconds" over the years, and for the first time I can actually f...
grwold Woodworking Hand Tools 14 1,393 10-30-2022, 04:13 PM
  0 Thread: LV seconds sale
Post: RE: LV seconds sale

Admiral Wrote: (10-25-2022, 08:06 PM) -- It starts tomorrow at noon est.  Just sayin' https://www.leevalley.com/en-us/lee-valley-and-veritas-seconds-event -- Thanks, Admiral.  That worked out we...
grwold Woodworking Hand Tools 14 1,393 10-26-2022, 03:04 PM
  0 Thread: Stanley No 6 plane with Hock blade - SOLD
Post: RE: Stanley No 6 plane with Hock blade - SOLD

The No. 6 arrived today, Ray. Safe and sound--you did a fantastic job packaging it up! Thanks again!
grwold Tool Swap N' Sell 2 401 09-21-2022, 12:14 PM
  0 Thread: Stanley No 6 plane with Hock blade - SOLD
Post: RE: Stanley No 6 plane with Hock blade

PM sent. You've collected some really nice stuff, Ray. Thanks so much for sharing! I hope the grandkids appreciate all you're doing.
grwold Tool Swap N' Sell 2 401 09-18-2022, 04:48 PM
  0 Thread: Shop Downsizing Sale - East Tennessee
Post: RE: Shop Downsizing Sale - East Tennessee

That link didn't work for me--"nothing here" response or some such, instead. With a little digging, though, I found your listings.  Maybe this'll help others who're looking: https://knoxville.cr...
grwold Tool Swap N' Sell 4 712 09-13-2022, 06:42 PM
  0 Thread: Brass chain stop?
Post: RE: Brass chain stop?

I bought a length of chain from McMaster-Carr to hold the lid of a tool chest, following a reference from the LAP blog (https://blog.lostartpress.com/?s=chain). https://www.mcmaster.com/chain/mater...
grwold Woodworking Hand Tools 10 801 08-26-2022, 09:56 AM
  0 Thread: craftsman pro v.s. lathe
Post: RE: craftsman pro v.s. lathe

iclark Wrote: (08-18-2022, 06:31 PM) -- Welcome to the Vortex. As a reminder, there is a Turning section upstairs. Since you are new to turning, I highly recommend that you look up the location...
grwold Tool Swap N' Sell 12 881 08-18-2022, 07:03 PM
  0 Thread: Who are you
Post: RE: Who are you

Stwood_ Wrote: (08-02-2022, 10:38 PM) -- AnthonyYak Wrote: (07-17-2022, 07:16 PM) -- Oldest thread???????????????? -- Very possible. Ask cranky fred to research it. -- New thread to me. I've ju...
grwold Woodturning 457 133,992 08-17-2022, 08:31 PM
  0 Thread: craftsman pro v.s. lathe
Post: RE: craftsman pro v.s. lathe

arthropod98 Wrote: (08-17-2022, 10:19 AM) -- SOLD . . . to a d@mn nice fella!!!  :D -- [gloat]Thank so much, John! It was great meeting you, and I'm looking forward to learning a bit about turning...
grwold Tool Swap N' Sell 12 881 08-17-2022, 07:27 PM

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