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  0 Thread: Thickness
Post: RE: Thickness

Bob Vaughan Wrote: (05-09-2022, 08:56 PM) -- .753 is plenty good.  You can sand hand plane off .003 rather easily and even then for woodworking, that's plenty good.  For internal parts on an aircraft...
Aram Woodworking 13 569 05-09-2022, 10:35 PM
  0 Thread: Thickness
Post: RE: Thickness

Gregor1 Wrote: (05-09-2022, 07:11 PM) -- I have some plans for a barristers bookcase. The plans call for quartersawn white oak, 3/4" thick. I finally located some, but of course had to plane it down....
Aram Woodworking 13 569 05-09-2022, 07:52 PM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

The small details https://photos.smugmug.com/photos/i-VndLFWd/0/759fe32e/M/i-VndLFWd-M.jpg
Aram Woodworking 1,628 513,172 05-08-2022, 03:20 PM
  0 Thread: Question about doweled case
Post: RE: Question about doweled case

EdL Wrote: (04-30-2022, 08:33 PM) -- Install steel drill bushings. Going to be difficult to get a good press fit on the bushing in wood. Ed -- That makes sense. Except Welter is an expert at th...
Aram Woodworking 4 276 04-30-2022, 09:57 PM
  0 Thread: Question about doweled case
Post: Question about doweled case

I'm working on a piece that includes a small doweled case, like Krenov was a fan of. David Welter wrote an excellent how-to article in FWW 287 (Jan/Feb 2021). I tried building a test box, using a hard...
Aram Woodworking 4 276 04-30-2022, 08:21 PM
  0 Thread: How close
Post: RE: How close

Gary G™ Wrote: (04-21-2022, 07:21 AM) -- Close enough is no visible gaps. -- For visible parts of pieces I care about, this is my criterion too.
Aram Woodworking 8 530 04-21-2022, 07:10 PM
  0 Thread: Krenov Style Apron Planes
Post: RE: Krenov Style Apron Planes

Timberwerks Studio Wrote: (04-17-2022, 08:03 AM) -- Oops, I though I posted this here yesterday but I posted in Woodworking instead. Anyway, I started on my second batch of Krenov style apron planes ...
Aram Woodworking Hand Tools 8 352 04-17-2022, 01:09 PM
  0 Thread: Lie-Nielsen Toolworks
Post: RE: Lie-Nielsen Toolworks

AHill Wrote: (04-16-2022, 05:31 PM) -- For a little more than half the price ($2345) of a SawStop Industrial 3HP 220V table saw ($4449), you can get these LN tools: No 4, 5, and 7 bench planes Lo...
Aram Woodworking Hand Tools 27 2,415 04-16-2022, 06:18 PM
  0 Thread: Going off of Pedders post
Post: RE: Going off of Pedders post

Arlin Eastman Wrote: (04-12-2022, 01:00 PM) -- To you what is the best handle on a saw. I guess there are a few things to think about 1. Feel 2.  Fit 3. Finish 4. Reliability / Breakage 5. ...
Aram Woodworking Hand Tools 61 1,977 04-12-2022, 07:59 PM
  0 Thread: Aluminum Files
Post: RE: Aluminum Files

Another way to go is Boggs Tool. T (https://boggstool.com/)ell them what you want to do, and they will not only recommend the specific file(s) you want, but they will send you the sharpest files yo...
Aram Woodworking Hand Tools 11 607 04-03-2022, 06:15 PM
  0 Thread: Making some knives
Post: RE: Making some knives

Here you go https://photos.smugmug.com/photos/i-BHtT3t6/0/927b8524/O/i-BHtT3t6.jpg
Aram Woodworking Hand Tools 5 441 04-02-2022, 08:50 PM
  0 Thread: Making some knives
Post: RE: Making some knives

MauleSkinner Wrote: (04-02-2022, 06:32 PM) -- Well, photo uploading is eluding me. Never mind, I guess. -- I can upload them for you, if you like. PM incoming
Aram Woodworking Hand Tools 5 441 04-02-2022, 06:44 PM
  0 Thread: What ever happened to…
Post: RE: What ever happened to…

AHill Wrote: (04-02-2022, 06:21 PM) -- He passed away far too young, but Walt Q is one guy I really miss.  Loved his weekly posts of the stuff he hauled in from auctions and estate sales.  He ran Bra...
Aram Woodworking Hand Tools 24 2,170 04-02-2022, 06:28 PM
  0 Thread: Greene and Greene Wall Cabinet
Post: RE: Greene and Greene Wall Cabinet

I was wondering what happened to you. Thanks for the great answer. I am a huge fan of anything that holds music CDs! While G&G is not at all my kind of style, fantastic craftsmanship, execution, and p...
Aram Woodworking 14 3,949 04-01-2022, 05:23 PM
  0 Thread: Saw Making continuation
Post: RE: Saw Making continuation

Gorgeous work all around, Ron! I could stare at the burl and curly maple handles all day.
Aram Woodworking Hand Tools 10 840 03-31-2022, 10:18 PM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

Pieces cut and shot to size. Rob Hanson shooting board and L-N low angle jack with a freshly honed edge. Not sure what the black sludge left by the side of the plane is. https://photos.smugmug.com/...
Aram Woodworking 1,628 513,172 03-27-2022, 03:23 PM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

Two figured curly maple boards. Each will become two rectangles. I spent 4 hours marking. And thinking. A little off here or there and it cuts off something that needs to be there. https://photos.smu...
Aram Woodworking 1,628 513,172 03-26-2022, 04:52 PM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

Finally mounted my new grinder, and used it for the first time. CBN, very nice. https://photos.smugmug.com/photos/i-Sk9QTGv/0/2b7f564e/M/i-Sk9QTGv-M.jpg
Aram Woodworking 1,628 513,172 03-20-2022, 04:43 PM
  0 Thread: How to deal with this tear out?
Post: RE: How to deal with this tear out?

®smpr_fi_mac® Wrote: (03-20-2022, 01:12 PM) -- I didn't realize that I had some tear out in the curl in this oak table top.  It's too late to change, as it's glued up. The tear out is shallow, but...
Aram Woodworking 16 1,065 03-20-2022, 04:36 PM
  0 Thread: Router Bits
Post: RE: Router Bits

Tapper Wrote: (03-18-2022, 10:47 PM) -- In the past I've accumulated several sets of router bits. Used them mostly for edge jointing; various profiles and some straight bits for patterns and other ta...
Aram Woodworking Power Tools 14 1,182 03-18-2022, 11:49 PM

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