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  0 Thread: DeWalt DW411 Dust Collection
Post: RE: DeWalt DW411 Dust Collection

Cabinet Monkey Wrote: (04-13-2022, 09:55 AM) -- I've had that sander since the early 80's in B&D professional livery and have been using the vac fitting since new.  I cannot ever recall it falling, s...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 4 312 04-13-2022, 01:58 PM
  0 Thread: DeWalt DW411 Dust Collection
Post: DeWalt DW411 Dust Collection

The problem - The dust collection bag falls off. After a few unsuccessful attempts at fixing this design flaw it occurred to me that I need to duplicate holding it in place with my finger. A 3"...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 4 312 04-09-2022, 10:40 PM
  0 Thread: Pneumatic Sanding Drums
Post: RE: Pneumatic Sanding Drums

SOLD Thanks Paul. Bill
wjt Tool Swap N' Sell 1 339 04-06-2022, 02:40 PM
  0 Thread: Getting the Shop Back Together
Post: RE: Getting the Shop Back Together

David: Memories of our move. I'm a bit slow so it took about 20 years but my shop is now functional. Not optimal but maybe by next week :) Bill
wjt Woodworking 5 678 03-27-2022, 08:59 AM
  0 Thread: Pneumatic Sanding Drums
Post: Pneumatic Sanding Drums

$50.00 for the lot + S&H Three 2.5" x 3.5" with 5/16" shank Three 1.5" x 4" with 5/16" shank One 1.5" x 2" with 5/16" shank I think these are from Lee Valley only because they have etched ...
wjt Tool Swap N' Sell 1 339 03-23-2022, 08:56 PM
  0 Thread: Delta DP 17-900
Post: RE: Delta DP 17-900

I found adding a 6" wooden extension to the original handle on my drill press made adjusting the column clamp much easier. The extension is a 1" diameter dowel hollowed out to slip over the original h...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 7 460 03-17-2022, 10:58 AM
  0 Thread: SawStop Firmware
Post: SawStop Firmware

Our retirement community has a SawStop contractor tablesaw being donated. Can the firmware be updated and if so what is the process ? I checked on the SawStop website and do not see any referenc...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 3 442 03-13-2022, 12:51 PM
  0 Thread: Delta Uni-Fence
Post: Delta Uni-Fence

Our local school district purchased a SawStop for their woodworking classes to replace a late model Delta Uni-Saw which was moved to the bus barn where it has sat mostly unused for about 4 years. I...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 0 211 03-10-2022, 08:54 PM
  0 Thread: Homemade Dust Sentry
Post: RE: Homemade Dust Sentry

Your assumption is correct. Bill
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 5 635 02-27-2022, 06:58 AM
  0 Thread: Homemade Dust Sentry
Post: RE: Homemade Dust Sentry

BrentDH Wrote: (02-18-2022, 04:34 PM) -- Quite a while back there was a discussion about making a homemade version of the Oneida Dust Sentry.  I found the thread but cannot access one of the links wi...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 5 635 02-26-2022, 02:24 AM
  0 Thread: router table insert opening repair
Post: RE: router table insert opening repair

I raided the piggy bank and used the expensive option. I epoxied finishing washers shaped to fit in the corners using my 12" disk sander. The finishing washers were .040" thick. Bill
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 5 588 01-31-2022, 07:36 PM
  0 Thread: router table insert opening repair
Post: router table insert opening repair

I was given an MDF router table with insert plate. Also has a miter track and T-Tracks for attaching a fence. Appears to be in good shape except for the corners of the opening for the insert plate whi...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 5 588 01-30-2022, 11:55 PM
  0 Thread: (Update) Bench top oscillating edge sander utility?
Post: RE: (Update) Bench top oscillating edge sander uti...

[quote="MarkSingleton" pid='8052292' dateline='1643045213'] Another Ridgid owner here. I gotta echo the bad dust collection complaint. On my list of things to do, is what this guy did: I...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 26 3,034 01-24-2022, 01:31 PM
  0 Thread: Help with dust collector filter...catch?
Post: RE: Help with dust collector filter...catch?

I used a gamma seal lid to attach a five gallon bucket to a piece of plywood. As seen in the photos. Bill
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 11 1,037 01-09-2022, 03:02 PM
  0 Thread: Sketchup vs Fusion 360
Post: RE: Sketchup vs Fusion 360

Doug: The last free version that did not require an Internet connection was Sketchup Make 2017 It is available for download here. https://help.sketchup.com/en/downloading-older-versions...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 26 2,100 01-05-2022, 11:12 PM
  0 Thread: Pro Grind Sharpening System
Post: RE: Pro Grind Sharpening System

taxman Wrote: (11-03-2021, 08:13 AM) -- Note neither of these are Wolverine. They are both the same copy of Wolverine by Savannah. I bought this set for the angle guides and the extra tool support (n...
wjt Woodturning 4 1,112 11-03-2021, 05:48 PM
  0 Thread: Pro Grind Sharpening System
Post: Pro Grind Sharpening System

Considering purchasing a Pro Grind Sharpening System. One from RonBrownsbest.com https://www.ronbrownsbest.com/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=868&search=pro+grind or from Amazon (...
wjt Woodturning 4 1,112 11-02-2021, 07:58 PM
  0 Thread: My CNC Book is now available
Post: RE: My CNC Book is now available

EightFingers Wrote: (09-22-2021, 03:53 PM) -- Too bad that didn’t come out ten years ago, I would have ordered it. You have to learn a lot quick to get going in CNC. -- I agree there are lots o...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 8 916 09-22-2021, 04:54 PM
  0 Thread: Delta 37-280 Height Adjustment
Post: Delta 37-280 Height Adjustment

Height adjustment knob doesn't do anything. How is the adjustment knob attached to the adjustment screw. The manual shows a setscrew but it is not present. The original knob is setting on top of th...
wjt Woodworking Power Tools 2 502 09-18-2021, 02:47 PM
  0 Thread: rocking horse build ionstructions
Post: RE: rocking horse build ionstructions

Here is the rocking horse I made for our granddaughter. It was necessary to be able to break this down for shipping. The parts interlock. I have the full sized plans which can be printed at a Ki...
wjt Woodworking 13 1,511 09-15-2021, 06:55 PM

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