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  0 Thread: Table saw long term storage?
Post: RE: Table saw long term storage?

(04-26-2021, 07:22 PM)DogwoodTales Wrote: Going through a move and will be putting my table saw, an older Delta Unisaw, into non-climate controlled storage for a while. Could be there anywhere from ...
Laid-Back Woodworking Power Tools 11 492 04-27-2021, 06:34 AM
  0 Thread: Boxes of Red Cedar
Post: RE: Boxes of Red Cedar

Noticed the angle on the old bevel square but didn't think about it. Good observation. Working with thin woods give me fits, guess I have to learn not to be so heavy hanged
Laid-Back Woodworking Hand Tools 23 2,335 12-17-2020, 07:21 PM
  0 Thread: Dewalt 745 Bearings
Post: Dewalt 745 Bearings

I've had this saw for six years and have sent a ridiculous amount of wood through it and the bearings are showing there age.  Was wondering if anyone had replaced theirs. The rest of the saw is still ...
Laid-Back Woodworking Power Tools 1 374 12-03-2020, 02:37 PM
  0 Thread: Delta BS Guides
Post: RE: Delta BS Guides

Thanks to all. A lot of good info. Got some hard Maple and such, so I'll try out some of the home made.
Laid-Back Woodworking Power Tools 12 1,988 09-18-2020, 05:35 PM
  0 Thread: Delta BS Guides
Post: Delta BS Guides

So I got a deal on a Delta 28-275 states made in really good condition. I plain on using it for light re sawing (3-4in) and being how a set of Carter guides are out of the budget zone was wondering if...
Laid-Back Woodworking Power Tools 12 1,988 09-12-2020, 03:45 PM
  0 Thread: Making Micro Chisels
Post: RE: Making Micro Chisels

Nice work. Anytime you can make your own tools is a good day.
Laid-Back Woodworking Hand Tools 2 880 07-27-2020, 07:24 AM
  0 Thread: Bench clean up..
Post: RE: Bench clean up..

I can relate, For me I can start on a simple enough project and before I know it I got bought every tool in the shop evolved and when I'm done it seems  to take me longer to clear the bench and put to...
Laid-Back Woodworking Hand Tools 1 785 06-24-2020, 04:06 PM
  0 Thread: Odd-ball tools that save the day
Post: RE: Odd-ball tools that save the day

Five or six years ago my sister and BIL gave me a Veritas side rabbit plane for Christmas. One of those tools I wouldn't have spent that kinda money on for myself.  Haven't used it that often but it w...
Laid-Back Woodworking Hand Tools 15 5,416 05-30-2019, 08:36 AM
  0 Thread: Starrett No. 122 -- should clean up more often
Post: RE: Starrett No. 122 -- should clean up more often

Nice find and a good quality instrument. I have a soft spot for the older vernier calipers and machinist tools. I have a 6" and 12" Starrett dial calipers that I reach for quiet often doing smaller w...
Laid-Back Woodworking Hand Tools 5 2,693 01-23-2019, 09:19 AM
  0 Thread: WTB: release tab for miter box
Post: WTB: release tab for miter box

I have a Stanley 2246 miter box thats has a broken flat spring steel release on the rear post. It's 3in length X 5/8 wide. This part didn't change for many years and hoping somebody has one in their b...
Laid-Back Tool Swap N' Sell 0 857 12-08-2018, 02:23 PM
  0 Thread: Sometimes that odd-ball tool
Post: RE: Sometimes that odd-ball tool

+1 My sister and BIL gave me a Veritas version from Lee Vally bout ten years ago. It was one of those tools I'd wouldn't have bought for myself but as many times it has saved the day if something was ...
Laid-Back Woodworking Hand Tools 11 4,527 11-11-2018, 08:42 AM
  0 Thread: Flattening waterstones
Post: RE: Flattening waterstones

(09-13-2018, 10:08 PM)Elijah A. Wrote: Hey, I am trying to come up with a flattening solution for my new 1000/6000 water stones. I have never used water stones before and I am excited to give them a...
Laid-Back Woodworking Hand Tools 28 10,246 09-17-2018, 03:46 PM
  0 Thread: All you ever need to know about scrapers
Post: RE: All you ever need to know about scrapers

Thanks for the posting. That was very informative on several levels. The more I check Paul out the more I appreciate his knowledge and approach
Laid-Back Woodworking Hand Tools 8 4,240 07-25-2018, 05:43 PM
  0 Thread: wkfinetools site going off line 7/31
Post: RE: wkfinetools site going off line 7/31

This will be a sad loss
Laid-Back Woodworking Hand Tools 6 3,589 07-21-2018, 06:51 AM
  0 Thread: Dating the Stanley #62
Post: RE: Dating the Stanley #62

(05-15-2018, 07:01 AM)jppierson Wrote: While the brain trust is being queried, I also picked up a 62 last weekend.  Mine is one of the 8 out of 10 with a chipped sole at the back of the mouth.  I ha...
Laid-Back Woodworking Hand Tools 9 4,042 05-15-2018, 08:18 AM
  0 Thread: WTB: Spider
Post: WTB: Spider

Not The eight legged type, I got plenty of those. I need one for checking the set on the two man crosscut species should anyone have one to spare Regards, Lamar
Laid-Back Tool Swap N' Sell 0 921 03-15-2018, 07:31 PM
  0 Thread: Dimensions Bailey No. 3 Low Knob
Post: RE: Dimensions Bailey No. 3 Low Knob

(02-19-2018, 10:58 PM)HomerLee Wrote: Looking through my old planes/boneyard for a knob for an early Bailey #3 I noticed Stanley didn't appear to be too particular regarding the knob diameter There ...
Laid-Back Woodworking Hand Tools 1 1,433 02-20-2018, 09:39 AM
  0 Thread: Saw Sharpening Tip
Post: RE: Saw Sharpening Tip

(02-17-2018, 06:20 PM)Admiral Wrote: Not for nothing, but I'm in the final sharpening pass of a nice 26", 8 pt Disston D-8 which eventually will end up in the S&S (two passes of reshaping the te...
Laid-Back Woodworking Hand Tools 15 8,350 02-17-2018, 07:40 PM
  0 Thread: What finish to use on a hammer handle??
Post: RE: What finish to use on a hammer handle??

(02-11-2018, 10:34 AM)s9plus20 Wrote: I just finished putting handles in 2 hammers.  Both handles are hickory. Both hammers will be used for woodworking and will not be exposed to any grease. So.....
Laid-Back Woodworking Hand Tools 13 8,479 02-11-2018, 06:36 PM
  0 Thread: Portamate lumber rack $19.99 at Lowes
Post: RE: Portamate lumber rack $19.99 at Lowes

(01-21-2018, 05:51 AM)johndi Wrote: https://www.lowes.com/pd/Portamate-72-in.../999902675 This is the rack, but now when I search inventory at my local store, it doesn't show up. My store still had...
Laid-Back Tool Swap N' Sell 29 13,957 01-21-2018, 08:05 AM

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