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  0 Thread: New Yankee Workshop tour by Russell Morash
Post: RE: New Yankee Workshop tour by Russell Morash

That was cool. The place (including the tools) haven't changed.  What stuck me as I was watching it, was how it was just a shop first that they were filming in. No soundproofing, no special lights,...
packerguy® Woodworking 20 1,095 01-14-2023, 04:56 PM
  0 Thread: Circular saw guide?
Post: RE: Circular saw guide?

I bought a true track system a few years back. I was a bit hesitant cause of the asking price, but after taking into account its American made I pulled the trigger. It has been fantastic. Very impr...
packerguy® Woodworking Power Tools 14 1,138 12-30-2022, 04:38 PM
  0 Thread: Does anyone own the South Bend SB1099 - 3 HP Cyclone Dust Collector?
Post: RE: Does anyone own the South Bend SB1099 - 3 HP C...

https://www.oneida-air.com/dust-collectors/personal-shops/v-system-3000-hepa-cyclone-dust-collector-v2019 (https://www.oneida-air.com/dust-collectors/personal-shops/v-system-3000-hepa-cyclone-dust...
packerguy® Woodworking 7 881 11-23-2022, 05:10 PM
  0 Thread: Dual drum sander or single drum such as 25/50?
Post: RE: Dual drum sander or single drum such as 25/50?

I bought a delta 31-481 a few years ago and for production work and cutting down on finish sanding its a home run.  I run 100/120G on it. Does a fast and efficient job removing milling marks. Good ...
packerguy® Woodworking Power Tools 18 907 09-16-2022, 07:20 PM
  0 Thread: Red Oak / White Oak
Post: RE: Red Oak / White Oak

Gregor1 Wrote: (06-08-2022, 05:31 AM) -- As mentioned earlier, I want to make a glider. It seems the oak I have stockpiled is red oak. Maybe this question has an answer, maybe not, but I'll ask anywa...
packerguy® Woodworking 13 1,337 06-08-2022, 07:57 PM
  0 Thread: Red Oak / White Oak
Post: RE: Red Oak / White Oak

Gregor1 Wrote: (06-05-2022, 12:09 PM) -- I have a stockpile of oak. Enough I think for my next project, which is an outdoor glider. I would like to use white oak, but I don't know one from the other....
packerguy® Woodworking 13 1,337 06-05-2022, 12:18 PM
  0 Thread: Gluing up
Post: RE: Gluing up

No. I edge glue boards weekly. 2 hours max and they are through the planner. Ill go as little as an hour if its a good true joint using Original TB or TB2 Sure longer cure time wont hurt, just i...
packerguy® Woodworking 12 1,414 04-22-2022, 08:24 PM
  0 Thread: Benchtop Dust collector
Post: RE: Benchtop Dust collector

How about one of these? Oneida Benchtop (https://www.oneida-air.com/dust-collectors/personal-shops/benchtop)
packerguy® Woodworking 6 902 04-03-2022, 02:18 PM
  0 Thread: How to deal with this tear out?
Post: RE: How to deal with this tear out?

My initial thought was just fill the grain with a product like aquacote, but then I saw you were going to stain it. I mean you could just fill the grain with a filler that will take stain, depending o...
packerguy® Woodworking 16 1,823 03-20-2022, 01:40 PM
  0 Thread: Stand On Rubber Mat
Post: RE: Stand On Rubber Mat

Yes. I get mine from uline. They arent cheap but well made.  I like the Cadillac mats but they have many options.  Uline mats (https://www.uline.com/Product/AdvSearchResult?KeywordTyped=mat...
packerguy® Home Improvement 18 2,017 03-19-2022, 10:40 AM
  0 Thread: What would you do differently if you were setting up your shop?
Post: RE: What would you do differently if you were sett...

Its funny. Many people saying "bigger is better". Bigger isnt better, there is a sweet spot. You gotta pay to heat/cool (that isnt cheap any way you try). There is a bunch of drawbacks to a super larg...
packerguy® Woodworking 21 2,379 03-17-2022, 09:27 AM
  0 Thread: Is there a spray that prevents paint from sticking?
Post: RE: Is there a spray that prevents paint from stic...

Juss1 Wrote: (03-17-2022, 08:57 AM) -- I'm doing a cnc project and want to paint it all of the non carved parts.  There are lots of tiny spots and I'm worried I'll accidentally get paints in the carv...
packerguy® Woodworking 5 615 03-17-2022, 09:09 AM
  0 Thread: Barn wood pictures for ID
Post: RE: Barn wood pictures for ID

You previous posts had me say white oak based on end grain.  But with the better face photos, its Chestnut.
packerguy® Woodworking 10 1,618 02-13-2022, 02:48 PM
  0 Thread: Barn wood ID
Post: RE: Barn wood ID

White Oak....
packerguy® Woodworking 10 1,635 02-11-2022, 08:07 PM
  0 Thread: Question Move shop tools or sell and re buy
Post: RE: Question Move shop tools or sell and re buy

Kansas City Fireslayer Wrote: (01-11-2022, 01:36 PM) -- I’d move everything you’re happy with and would like to keep long term.  Dump anything on the fence.  I would move 90+% of my shop like I’ve al...
packerguy® Woodworking 25 2,388 01-11-2022, 01:52 PM
  0 Thread: 2022 Grizzly Catalog
Post: RE: 2022 Grizzly Catalog

Lumber Yard® Wrote: (01-07-2022, 11:47 AM) -- I think at this point we probably have a thread like this every year BUT holy turd buckets prices have gotten insane especially on stationary machinery. ...
packerguy® Woodworking Power Tools 24 3,285 01-07-2022, 01:33 PM
  0 Thread: Bessey Revo Clamp Handles
Post: RE: Bessey Revo Clamp Handles

lincmercguy Wrote: (12-31-2021, 07:48 PM) -- My collection of Revos spans about a decade. The latest ones have the hex bolt in the handle, which I like quite a bit. I've been searching around and you...
packerguy® Woodworking 29 3,167 01-01-2022, 10:09 PM
  0 Thread: Getting the correct amount of lumber for a job
Post: RE: Getting the correct amount of lumber for a job

If your planning to purchase "what you need" for each job, you're already losing money IMHO. I know you said you dont wanna hear the buy extra route but from my experience its really the way to go. If...
packerguy® Woodworking 10 1,203 01-01-2022, 09:57 PM
  0 Thread: Wood prices: Ouch!
Post: RE: Wood prices: Ouch!

What has happened to the lumber industry is really troubling and for as much as people say "oh it will come back down", sadly I suspect it will come down, some but not anywhere near 2018-2019 pricing....
packerguy® Woodworking 19 2,986 11-05-2021, 08:53 PM
  0 Thread: How would you make these curved corners?
Post: RE: How would you make these curved corners?

Sure looks like the piece is traced out on a board that was made by face stacking them to make a glueup and probably cut out on a bandsaw, then cleaned up by hand .
packerguy® Woodworking 6 903 10-24-2021, 01:38 PM

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