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  0 Thread: Work bench thickness is 3" too much?
Post: RE: Work bench thickness is 3" too much?

My split top roubo is 4 inches thick
Large Wooden Badger Woodworking 21 771 10-15-2021, 08:35 AM
  0 Thread: Insulation After Re-Pipe Before Drywall
Post: RE: Insulation After Re-Pipe Before Drywall

Good news in having Pex is that you don't have as big of concern with freezing.  Brand new house here in DFW with Pex, during wintergeddon this year we had most of our pipes freeze due to incredible c...
Large Wooden Badger Home Improvement 6 460 09-02-2021, 11:28 AM
  0 Thread: New water heater- sulphur smell
Post: RE: New water heater- sulphur smell

when i was a kid we always sawed off the anode for the smell.  We had really hard water.
Large Wooden Badger Home Improvement 12 1,588 04-07-2021, 02:33 PM
  0 Thread: Need a toilet that can flush a grapefruit
Post: RE: Need a toilet that can flush a grapefruit

We just bought a brand new house, and not only do the toilets have marginal appetites, the water line is so low that you get pretty racing stripes with every use. :no:
Large Wooden Badger Home Improvement 33 3,052 03-15-2021, 07:51 AM
  0 Thread: Pair of Skew Chisels
Post: RE: Pair of Skew Chisels

Those are beautiful
Large Wooden Badger Woodworking Hand Tools 6 1,122 01-20-2021, 05:01 PM
  0 Thread: Auger bits FS..<<<SOLD>>>
Post: RE: Auger bits FS

pm coming soon Cory
Large Wooden Badger Tool Swap N' Sell 1 580 01-19-2021, 12:57 PM
  0 Thread: DeWalt Planer workaround?
Post: RE: DeWalt Planer workaround?

Not a helpful answer but I used this as an excuse to buy a drum sander.
Large Wooden Badger Woodworking 13 2,034 01-14-2021, 01:30 PM
  0 Thread: Toilet water pulsing in bowl
Post: RE: Toilet water pulsing in bowl

I second that - likely wind
Large Wooden Badger Home Improvement 7 1,352 12-23-2020, 03:29 PM
  0 Thread: Shop Made Disk Sander Table Advice
Post: RE: Shop Made Disk Sander Table Advice

there was a woodsmith plan several years ago for a table to put on a lathe to make it into a sander.  I made one, it worked well.  Might be able to retrofit that idea, it had a piano hinge so you coul...
Large Wooden Badger Woodworking Power Tools 12 1,905 12-23-2020, 10:28 AM
  0 Thread: I need to cut a hole in wood. Simple right?
Post: RE: I need to cut a hole in wood. Simple right?

Know anyone with a cnc machine? Thats what I would use.
Large Wooden Badger Woodworking 21 2,918 12-22-2020, 10:11 AM
  0 Thread: 1/8" chisels
Post: RE: 1/8" chisels

Those are beautiful.
Large Wooden Badger Woodworking Hand Tools 11 2,151 12-18-2020, 02:49 PM
  0 Thread: Laguna 14BX Bandsaw
Post: RE: Laguna 14BX Bandsaw

I have the same saw and have been happy with it.  Only issue I have had was the microswitch on the brake failed.  As a result the saw would not turn on.  I tested all the connections with a multimeter...
Large Wooden Badger Woodworking Power Tools 6 1,963 02-10-2020, 12:56 PM
  0 Thread: I don't have a lather, need to taper some foot rest parts
Post: RE: I don't have a lather, need to taper some foot...

I just saw a pic of a sled set up that used a drill to spin the wood and a tablesaw to cut the taper. I don't remember where I saw it though, one of those woodworking groups on facebook I think.
Large Wooden Badger Woodworking 13 4,534 01-02-2020, 02:04 PM
  0 Thread: electric clothes dryer - heating coil
Post: RE: electric clothes dryer - heating coil

another vote for exhaust.  Ours stopped drying thoroughly, subsequently discovered my wife had a christmas decoration partially blocking the vent outside.  Cleared it and went back to working normally...
Large Wooden Badger Home Improvement 13 3,965 12-30-2019, 04:47 PM
  0 Thread: Popular Woodworking Sloyd cabinet
Post: RE: Popular Woodworking Sloyd cabinet

If you follow your link above and pan down the page a ways, the picture on that page shows the saws hanging past the bottom of the door also.
Large Wooden Badger Woodworking Hand Tools 51 17,924 12-17-2019, 11:45 AM
  0 Thread: Popular Woodworking Sloyd cabinet
Post: RE: Popular Woodworking Sloyd cabinet

I briefly looked at that issue in a bookstore over the weekend and wondered the same thing. Didn't purchase it, although I was slightly interested in it.
Large Wooden Badger Woodworking Hand Tools 51 17,924 12-16-2019, 12:32 PM
  0 Thread: Woodworking as a hobby -- is it dying out?
Post: RE: Woodworking as a hobby -- is it dying out?

Back when i was younger and got involved it was Norm and all the power tools. Now it seems like there are more younger folk getting into the handtool, primitive side of woodworking. Maybe I'm on...
Large Wooden Badger Woodworking 77 26,492 12-09-2019, 04:12 PM
  0 Thread: Homegrown Spindle Sander Sleeves
Post: RE: Homegrown Spindle Sander Sleeves

Cut a slit in the drum and glue the paper in the slit?
Large Wooden Badger Woodturning 14 4,679 12-05-2019, 09:00 AM
  0 Thread: Wood sources DFW
Post: RE: Wood sources DFW

I was able to pick all the maple and walnut for my roubo bench at Central.  Maybe it was a slow day.
Large Wooden Badger Woodworking 12 4,494 12-02-2019, 09:40 AM
  0 Thread: Blue Spruce Chisels: ALL SOLD
Post: RE: Blue Spruce Chisels: ALL SOLD

Received today in good order. Thanks Cory
Large Wooden Badger Tool Swap N' Sell 5 1,675 11-26-2019, 10:21 PM

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