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  0 Thread: Miter Trimmer
Post: RE: Miter Trimmer

I’ve always wanted one of those. No real idea why, they’re just so cool!
jcredding Woodworking Hand Tools 18 1,108 08-02-2022, 05:03 PM
  0 Thread: Tools for Sale!
Post: RE: Tools for Sale!

Lisa - Another great transaction here. The honing guide, spokeshave and combo square all arrived and are in perfect shape. Thanks again, and sorry for the reason behind the sales. Best, John
jcredding Tool Swap N' Sell 26 3,549 06-19-2022, 12:23 PM
  0 Thread: Do I need a 16" planer?
Post: RE: Do I need a 16" planer?

I went from a 12" to 16" and have found the extra helpful in a number of situations. I don't work with boards wider than 12" generally, but when it comes to running through a glue up or multiple boar...
jcredding Woodworking Power Tools 25 2,052 03-23-2022, 11:47 AM
  0 Thread: Woodworking books
Post: RE: Woodworking books

PM sent for a few if still available. John
jcredding Tool Swap N' Sell 3 572 03-01-2022, 07:56 PM
  0 Thread: Living without a Miter Saw? Festool table instead?
Post: RE: Living without a Miter Saw? Festool table inst...

My last shop was big enough for a dedicated miter saw station, as will my new one once finished. Even then, I’ve been using the Bosch stand you’re considering and prefer that approach. It allows me ...
jcredding Woodworking Power Tools 32 2,520 01-18-2022, 07:19 PM
  0 Thread: 20th Anniversary
Post: RE: 20th Anniversary

I've used the book to get dimensions for pieces I used in a craftsman style dollhouse. Was a great help, and congrats on 20 years!
jcredding Woodworking 7 1,109 09-29-2021, 07:12 PM
  0 Thread: Tablesaw Placement in New Shop
Post: RE: Tablesaw Placement in New Shop

Appreciate all the feedback. I'm going to roughly center it and will probably not go mobile since running dust collection to it. I may drop electrical to the right of the outfeed table, where I'll c...
jcredding Woodworking 17 2,341 08-27-2021, 01:00 PM
  0 Thread: Retirement Mallet clearance and sale
Post: RE: Retirement Mallet clearance and sale

Received mine and it’s just perfect - thanks, Ron!
jcredding Tool Swap N' Sell 26 5,396 08-26-2021, 05:48 PM
  0 Thread: Tablesaw Placement in New Shop
Post: Tablesaw Placement in New Shop

Moved from SoCal to NC and am getting ready to build the shop. I’m trying to think through placement of the tablesaw so we can run the electrical conduit before pouring the slab. It will be in a 3 c...
jcredding Woodworking 17 2,341 08-22-2021, 06:28 AM
  0 Thread: Retirement Mallet clearance and sale
Post: RE: Retirement Mallet clearance and sale

PM sent - just have to have one of the 2-piece mallets. John
jcredding Tool Swap N' Sell 26 5,396 08-22-2021, 06:20 AM
  0 Thread: Shop Layout Software?
Post: RE: Shop Layout Software?

Thanks - maybe I’ll look into Visio. Not a dumb question, and yes - it’s a lake community with an HOA. As long as the structure looks like the house and we don’t encroach on setbacks (100’ from fron...
jcredding Woodworking 4 762 08-08-2021, 07:29 PM
  0 Thread: Shop Layout Software?
Post: Shop Layout Software?

We’ve recently moved from SoCal to Charlotte, NC and I’m getting ready to build the new shop. It will be a 30 x 45 garage, and I have the initial drawings in hand. Once I get HOA approval I’ll get e...
jcredding Woodworking 4 762 08-08-2021, 04:21 PM
  0 Thread: Exterior Wood Finish
Post: RE: Exterior Wood Finish

I’ve used the tint base paint on outdoor furniture as well and while it goes on milky it dries clear. Used it on adirondack and it lasted 3 years before I had to take it apart and refinish. It was e...
jcredding Finishing 8 1,535 05-29-2021, 07:46 AM
  0 Thread: Table saw long term storage?
Post: RE: Table saw long term storage?

All of my tools are in storage for 6 - 12 months in North Carolina and I used Corrosion X HD, which is for outdoor marine environments. It came highly recommended. I don’t have long term experience ...
jcredding Woodworking Power Tools 13 2,328 04-26-2021, 07:49 PM
  0 Thread: Hanging display box for spoon collection
Post: RE: Hanging display box for spoon collection

Consider a small dab of museum wax on the back of the bowl and affix it to the back of the cabinet if that doesn’t pull it back too far
jcredding Woodworking 7 1,283 04-11-2021, 10:01 AM
  0 Thread: Metal Dust Collection Pipe - Thousand Oaks, CA
Post: RE: Metal Dust Collection Pipe - Thousand Oaks, CA

Based on questions asked, realized I should have noted this is snap lock style pipe from Oneida.
jcredding Tool Swap N' Sell 3 776 03-12-2021, 09:21 AM
  0 Thread: Metal Dust Collection Pipe - Thousand Oaks, CA
Post: Metal Dust Collection Pipe - Thousand Oaks, CA

We are getting ready to relocate from Southern California (Thousand Oaks) to Charlotte, North Carolina, and I have a good amount of straight metal dust collection pipe that I purchased from Oneida and...
jcredding Tool Swap N' Sell 3 776 03-10-2021, 09:59 PM
  0 Thread: Another Cross Country Move Question - Covering Surfaces
Post: RE: Another Cross Country Move Question - Covering...

Great idea, John, and I purchased a bag of 250 desicant packs from Aamzon that were delivered yesterday.
jcredding Woodworking 11 1,496 03-01-2021, 10:48 AM
  0 Thread: Another Cross Country Move Question - Covering Surfaces
Post: RE: Another Cross Country Move Question - Covering...

Thanks Scott. We're heading to Charlotte and bought a house there a couple weeks ago (closing end of March)
jcredding Woodworking 11 1,496 03-01-2021, 10:33 AM
  0 Thread: Another Cross Country Move Question - Covering Surfaces
Post: Another Cross Country Move Question - Covering Sur...

I'm just starting to break down the shop for our move from CA to NC (will mostly be handled by professional movers except some of my special items). I completed the anti-corrosion treatments (used Co...
jcredding Woodworking 11 1,496 03-01-2021, 09:58 AM

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