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  0 Thread: Seems like the power tool gods are against me...
Post: RE: Seems like the power tool gods are against me....

they do lose their grip - i have the 6" sander and have replaced the pad 2x's - mine was about $50 and an easy swap. jerry
jcousins2 Woodworking Power Tools 8 960 07-25-2022, 05:52 PM
  0 Thread: aspen
Post: RE: aspen

thanks everyone for the information - here's some pics of the salting that caught my eye  - plan to re-saw it this coming week jerry
jcousins2 Woodworking 11 581 07-22-2022, 01:19 PM
  0 Thread: aspen
Post: aspen

was at the lumber yard yesterday and found a small unit of aspen - wonder if anyone has any experience with it? given the price (3.50/bf) it's not too valuable - has the feel and heft pine - its a pa...
jcousins2 Woodworking 11 581 07-20-2022, 09:47 PM
  0 Thread: Krenov Style Apron Planes
Post: RE: Krenov Style Apron Planes

I just bought a small piece at macbeath hardwood in Berkeley- 31.07 a pound. jerry
jcousins2 Tool Swap N' Sell 35 2,368 05-14-2022, 10:05 AM
  0 Thread: Seeking Grain Filler Tips and Suggestions
Post: RE: Seeking Grain Filler Tips and Suggestions

yes doable but messy - and as fred said 2-3 coats jerry
jcousins2 Finishing 7 657 05-04-2022, 08:14 PM
  0 Thread: Glue for veneer
Post: RE: Glue for veneer

have done vacuum bag veneering for many years - however i used shop sawn veneers - 5/64 - so no experience with commercial products. glue to use is unibond 800. it's dependable and has pretty long o...
jcousins2 Woodworking 34 2,090 04-28-2022, 06:04 PM
  0 Thread: Wedged through tenon question
Post: RE: Wedged through tenon question

here is a link to rob cosman's video on doing wedged tenons - it's a very detailed description https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VE11nB4pnhM jc
jcousins2 Woodworking Hand Tools 11 1,331 02-21-2022, 01:26 PM
  0 Thread: a wood to contrast with QSWO
Post: RE: a wood to contrast with QSWO

here's an example of qswo and black walnut for a desk top - unfinished - but i did rub some dna in the second pic to show how it might look jc
jcousins2 Woodworking 14 1,413 02-19-2022, 11:19 AM
  0 Thread: a wood to contrast with QSWO
Post: RE: a wood to contrast with QSWO

for contrast i use black walnut - not crazy highly figured - if the qswo is really straight and no knots then just nice smooth grain patterns on the bw. i have apiece in the shop and i'll get a pic o...
jcousins2 Woodworking 14 1,413 02-18-2022, 11:03 PM
  0 Thread: veneering over plywood rather than MDF?
Post: RE: veneering over plywood rather than MDF?

mound Wrote: (01-21-2022, 06:40 AM) -- Great thanks! -- baltic birch plywood is great as a substrate jerry
jcousins2 Woodworking 5 533 01-21-2022, 10:16 AM
  0 Thread: Pledge or other spray on polish
Post: RE: Pledge or other spray on polish

agreed - no pledge try guardman furniture cleaner for regular cleaning- no silicone jerry
jcousins2 Finishing 7 954 01-14-2022, 11:29 AM
  0 Thread: laguna tools - ????
Post: RE: laguna tools - ????

responding to my phone message - i received a short email this morning confirming that they are working on the blade and it will be shipped on thursday "they're alive" jerry
jcousins2 Woodworking Power Tools 3 702 12-01-2021, 09:59 AM
  0 Thread: laguna tools - ????
Post: laguna tools - ????

i ordered a resaw king blade from laguna on 11/23 - immediately got a "no-reply" confirmation of the order - but since then have not heard anything about shipping. i've called them several times to fo...
jcousins2 Woodworking Power Tools 3 702 11-30-2021, 02:20 PM
  0 Thread: Supermax Drum Sander
Post: RE: Supermax Drum Sander

toolmiser Wrote: (11-15-2021, 09:07 PM) -- Even with short boards it's really nice to have the extensions.  I can sand a lot more boards quicker with them.  It give me time to be both the "feeder, an...
jcousins2 Woodworking Power Tools 21 2,677 11-16-2021, 05:59 PM
  0 Thread: Brusso Hadware
Post: RE: Brusso Hadware

i've used brusso for years - primarily their small stop box hinges and the cabinet knife hinges. must admit it is a big "gulp" buying them but in the end i feel they are worth it - good quality. i b...
jcousins2 Woodworking 10 1,405 11-05-2021, 10:20 AM
  0 Thread: Olive wood
Post: RE: Olive wood

sent you a pm about some piecesjerry
jcousins2 Woodworking 7 1,031 09-26-2021, 12:47 PM
  0 Thread: jointing before glue-up?
Post: RE: jointing before glue-up?

Going too fast on a jointer will create scallops-no matter how sharp the blades. Just go slow and steady.
jcousins2 Woodworking Power Tools 17 2,770 06-13-2021, 12:08 PM
  0 Thread: Who uses two bandsaws in their shop?
Post: RE: Who uses two bandsaws in their shop?

2 for me - mm16 - with 1" carbide blade for resawing and a delta 14" with a 3/8 blade for almost everything else. jerry
jcousins2 Woodworking 22 2,525 02-21-2021, 07:47 PM
  0 Thread: Osborne Miter guage
Post: RE: Osborne Miter guage

+1 to wxman's story jerry
jcousins2 Woodworking Power Tools 7 1,447 12-23-2020, 10:19 PM
  0 Thread: Knife cabinet
Post: RE: Knife cabinet

very nice - thanks for sharing the build-along jerry
jcousins2 Woodworking 12 2,161 12-19-2020, 06:18 PM

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