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  0 Thread: Robust sweet 16
Post: RE: Robust sweet 16

Wow!! Sweet deal! g
shoottmx Woodturning 1 124 Yesterday, 02:15 PM
  0 Thread: Routing epoxy with mica powder?
Post: RE: Routing epoxy with mica powder?

I did flatten an entire coffee table, thinking more about it most of the cutting was done on clear epoxy. Maybe 10% of the surface had mica powder. I used a cheapo spoilboard bit from Amazoo. Like thi...
shoottmx Woodworking 5 284 10-09-2021, 07:14 PM
  0 Thread: Routing epoxy with mica powder?
Post: RE: Routing epoxy with mica powder?

I flattened an entire coffee table, about half of which was filled epoxy. Zero issues with cutting the epoxy or dulling the bit. g
shoottmx Woodworking 5 284 10-07-2021, 05:49 AM
  0 Thread: Walnut
Post: RE: Walnut

Ours is walut, made many years ago by LOML's uncle, looks fantastic in our dining room. g
shoottmx Woodworking 6 503 10-07-2021, 05:45 AM
  0 Thread: Couple Byrd head quickie questions
Post: RE: Couple Byrd head quickie questions

I've used Never-Seez NSBT-8 Silver Gray Regular Grade Anti-Seize Compound, 8 fl. oz. Brush Top Can  --search Amazon, also available at NAPA, etc. Use sparingly, been using the same can for years. It s...
shoottmx Woodworking Power Tools 10 595 10-06-2021, 06:29 AM
  0 Thread: Small ROund Cuting Board
Post: RE: Small ROund Cuting Board

Good looking boards and excellent give back, g
shoottmx Woodturning 11 621 10-05-2021, 06:37 AM
  0 Thread: Olive wood
Post: RE: Olive wood

Rare Woods, Mexico Maine. Great folks to deal with. https://www.rarewoodsusa.com/species/olive-wild/ g
shoottmx Woodworking 7 510 09-26-2021, 06:41 AM
  0 Thread: Some of my work
Post: RE: Some of my work

Super work. Love the jewelry box! g
shoottmx Woodworking 10 921 09-25-2021, 06:42 AM
  0 Thread: cherry closet wall
Post: RE: cherry closet wall

Quite the perfect wall transformation. Looks awesome! g
shoottmx Woodworking 15 997 09-19-2021, 06:15 AM
  0 Thread: Just another shop cabinet? Maybe.
Post: RE: Just another shop cabinet? Maybe.

That's a doggone good looking cabinet! g
shoottmx Woodworking 10 1,217 09-17-2021, 06:17 AM
  0 Thread: Shaker Furniture Book
Post: RE: Shaker Furniture Book

"..... working on how to delete listing....." Ray, Suggest you go edit out your cell & email from the post. g
shoottmx Tool Swap N' Sell 5 508 09-10-2021, 06:32 AM
  0 Thread: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!
Post: RE: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!

Geez, that piece is just gorgeous! super craftsmanship too. g
shoottmx Woodworking 34 4,816 08-28-2021, 04:35 PM
  0 Thread: Best place for 8/4 Sapele
Post: RE: Best place for 8/4 Sapele

Call Rare Woods in Mexico, Maine. 207-364-1520 Bob usually answers the phone but anyone there can help you. They're not showing a lot of sapele online but I doubt they have 1% of their inventory catal...
shoottmx Woodworking 7 763 08-08-2021, 06:55 PM
  0 Thread: Remove tape residue from sanded wood?
Post: RE: Remove tape residue from sanded wood?

Turns out that LOML's nail polish remover is acetone free so I used denatured alcohol. It appeared to remove the goo but did raise the grain so I sanded 220-320-400. Applied a coat of finish, evidentl...
shoottmx Woodworking 12 1,269 07-15-2021, 05:20 PM
  0 Thread: Remove tape residue from sanded wood?
Post: RE: Remove tape residue from sanded wood?

Lots of great information here. There isn't a lot of adhesive stuck to the bowl, just enough of a film to feel. I think the acetone route is what I'll try first, my sweetie has a good sized jug of nai...
shoottmx Woodworking 12 1,269 07-13-2021, 07:10 PM
  0 Thread: Remove tape residue from sanded wood?
Post: RE: Remove tape residue from sanded wood?

Thanks MM, I'll try the DNA first, should be able to vac chuck it enough to sand any fuzz that pops up. Since there's a vacuum chuck on the shelf I didn't see a use for cole jaws. The rim on this bowl...
shoottmx Woodworking 12 1,269 07-13-2021, 12:58 PM
  0 Thread: Remove tape residue from sanded wood?
Post: Remove tape residue from sanded wood?

Turning a 5 1/2" diameter bowl that ended up being less than 1/4" thick on the sides. When I flipped it around to vacuum chuck it to turn off the tenon the vacuum pump would only pull 10" hg. Put some...
shoottmx Woodworking 12 1,269 07-13-2021, 09:22 AM
  0 Thread: PSA Unisaw in Maine $550
Post: PSA Unisaw in Maine $550

Not mine nor do I know anything about it. From the pics it looks like a super deal. It's close to me so I could check it out for some that is interested, shoot me a PM. https://maine.craigslist.org...
shoottmx Tool Swap N' Sell 4 568 06-28-2021, 08:23 PM
  0 Thread: Sharpening Question
Post: RE: Sharpening Question

Halfathumb Wrote: (06-27-2021, 08:21 AM) -- Since I'm fairly new to WT a gentleman from my local WT club came over and straightened me out. I was trying trying to use the grinding jig w/o having the ...
shoottmx Woodturning 6 872 06-28-2021, 06:25 AM
  0 Thread: Sharpening Question
Post: RE: Sharpening Question

Wheels should turn top to bottom. I'm not very knowledgeable but have never experienced this. Can you post a pic with the gouge in place as though you are sharpening but without the grinder running? ...
shoottmx Woodturning 6 872 06-27-2021, 07:21 AM

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