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  0 Thread: Kitchen Build Thread
Post: RE: Kitchen Build Thread

(08-25-2021, 08:24 AM)mound Wrote: I know my renderings look to be full overlay doors and drawers, but what are the thoughts of this group as to pros/cons of full overlay vs. inset but in terms of d...
BrentDH Home Improvement 32 2,028 08-30-2021, 04:35 PM
  0 Thread: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System
Post: RE: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System

(08-25-2021, 11:22 PM)EdL Wrote: My Unifence has a flip stop, it's nice to have, used it today.  :yes: . Need to see about getting another. Woodpeckers is tough buy at their price point. I've never ...
BrentDH Woodworking Power Tools 40 2,672 08-30-2021, 04:21 PM
  0 Thread: Best CNC kit below $3000
Post: RE: Best CNC kit below $3000

I bought the Onefinitely earlier this year.  I am still definitely on the learning curve.  This is my first CNC experience so I have nothing to compare it to, but I also did a lot of research and have...
BrentDH Woodworking Power Tools 12 908 08-11-2021, 05:34 PM
  0 Thread: advice for a big try square
Post: RE: advice for a big try square

Thanks guys.  Some good ideas to consider here.  I had seen the idea once where someone took wooden strips and attached them to the short end of a framing square, but had forgotten it until it was men...
BrentDH Woodworking 14 1,253 07-21-2021, 01:48 PM
  0 Thread: Your opinion is requested: mulching blades vs bagging blades
Post: RE: Your opinion is requested: mulching blades vs ...

My impression has always been that a mulching blade's main purpose is to chop things up (no concern over lift) and that a bagging blade's main purpose is to provide lots of lift to push stuff out the ...
BrentDH Home Improvement 10 646 07-20-2021, 10:46 AM
  0 Thread: advice for a big try square
Post: advice for a big try square

I have had the need several times in the past couple months for a big (18" to 24") square.  The biggest use would be for setting up the track for a track saw to cut sheet goods or checking squareness ...
BrentDH Woodworking 14 1,253 07-20-2021, 10:41 AM
  0 Thread: Digital Angle Gauge?
Post: RE: Digital Angle Gauge?

I have had the Wixey version for a long time.  I am happy, although I do remove the battery after each use because it *seemed* to me that it drained it just sitting around.
BrentDH Woodworking 13 1,373 05-26-2021, 01:40 PM
  0 Thread: Gluing, then screwing two pieces of wood for improved structural performance
Post: RE: Gluing, then screwing two pieces of wood for i...

If nothing else I would turn the 2x4 on edge and then add the 2x2. Even better change the 2x4 to a 2x6. -------------------- |           |           | |           |           | |           |---------...
BrentDH Woodworking 13 1,448 05-24-2021, 01:16 PM
  0 Thread: Kennedy Tool Box Hinge
Post: Kennedy Tool Box Hinge

I have an older Kennedy tool box that sits on a Kennedy chest.  I would like to move it to a new spot in my shop, but to put it where I want I have to remove the lid for height clearance.  I don't rea...
BrentDH Woodworking 3 627 03-13-2021, 06:31 PM
  0 Thread: Non-symmetrical cabinet knobs spinning.
Post: RE: Non-symmetrical cabinet knobs spinning.

If my description was unclear, here is a similar knob. https://www.wayfair.com/GlideRite-Hardwa...1MQAvD_BwE I am sure the machine screws are not bottoming out in the knob because the previous owner...
BrentDH Home Improvement 6 619 02-22-2021, 10:48 AM
  0 Thread: Non-symmetrical cabinet knobs spinning.
Post: Non-symmetrical cabinet knobs spinning.

My kids just bought a house and we are helping them with some fix up. The kitchen cabinets have these spirally basket knobs that have a definite orientation. In other words they are not round and you ...
BrentDH Home Improvement 6 619 02-20-2021, 10:00 PM
  0 Thread: Dust Collection Piping
Post: RE: Dust Collection Piping

Recent discussion. https://forums.woodnet.net/showthread.php?tid=7358106
BrentDH Woodworking Power Tools 14 1,388 02-05-2021, 10:23 AM
  0 Thread: Where did I go wrong?
Post: RE: Where did I go wrong?

If you were willing to not have the granite flush with the wood you could create a rabbeted opening and mount the granite from the underside.  Maybe have a 1/8" thick lip that covers the edge of the g...
BrentDH Woodworking 17 1,728 02-04-2021, 12:15 PM
  0 Thread: Onefinity CNC
Post: RE: Onefinity CNC

After many years of wanting to get into CNC, I just placed my order.  Thank you to the OP for pointing out this company.  Now all I have to do is wait 4 months.  But after waiting more than 5 years t...
BrentDH Woodworking Power Tools 11 3,360 01-27-2021, 06:54 PM
  0 Thread: Onefinity CNC
Post: RE: Onefinity CNC

Thanks so much for the overview.  I am very seriously considering placing an order.
BrentDH Woodworking Power Tools 11 3,360 01-27-2021, 02:08 PM
  0 Thread: Onefinity CNC
Post: RE: Onefinity CNC

I have been wanting to get into CNC for years.  Once considered building my own from the Kronos Robotics plans.  I had not heard of this one until your post.  I went and looked at the website.  I have...
BrentDH Woodworking Power Tools 11 3,360 01-26-2021, 03:09 PM
  0 Thread: Faux barnwood look
Post: RE: Faux barnwood look

These results aren't very gray, but it did result in a very "aged" look. https://forums.woodnet.net/showthread.php?tid=7329237
BrentDH Finishing 2 882 01-04-2021, 03:56 PM
  0 Thread: Kid's Chair - Need Design Advice
Post: RE: Kid's Chair - Need Design Advice

(12-19-2020, 12:34 AM)Bob Vaughan Wrote: Agreed. I just looked at some I did in April and that's the way a ran the seat grain. Those are very nice. Too bad I didn’t ask here before I started becaus...
BrentDH Woodworking 5 844 12-19-2020, 12:39 AM
  0 Thread: Kid's Chair - Need Design Advice
Post: Kid's Chair - Need Design Advice

I am building a set of two chairs and a table for my grandkids.  I found this plan on-line from the Anna White website.  Everything there is a little crude because it is built with construction lumber...
BrentDH Woodworking 5 844 12-18-2020, 04:41 PM
  0 Thread: Flush trimming hardwood edging
Post: RE: Flush trimming hardwood edging

(11-15-2020, 08:11 PM)Stwood_ Wrote: Easy enough with a lipping base and flush cutting bit. Can flush wood 4-5" wide. I don't like running a bearing guided bit against thin veneer. It leaves a tr...
BrentDH Woodworking 14 1,857 11-16-2020, 11:15 AM

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