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  0 Thread: Still using your corded tools if you have the same cordless one?
Post: RE: Still using your corded tools if you have the ...

Cordless tools in my equipped shop. Drill and driver. Hate buying new batteries, or new tool, because battery died. If a commercial shop, cordless on some tools pays off. For a drill, for pocket hol...
Pirate Woodworking Power Tools 40 1,969 09-25-2022, 08:17 AM
  0 Thread: Thanks to all
Post: Thanks to all

Just wanted to thank everyone on the sight for all I have learned in the last 10+ years. After all the bs Facebook ww groups, this group is by far much more informative, without the child like bs.
Pirate Woodworking Power Tools 2 355 09-25-2022, 08:03 AM
  0 Thread: Worksharp 3000
Post: RE: Worksharp 3000

Don"t think h & L will give a straight edge on a chisel
Pirate Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,102 08-28-2022, 03:45 PM
  0 Thread: Worksharp 3000
Post: RE: Worksharp 3000

museumguy Wrote: (07-05-2022, 06:38 PM) -- Quick question. I have access to some 1000 and 2000 hook and loop discs. How do you think it'll work on a Worksharp 3000 with a psa to hook and loop convers...
Pirate Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,102 08-16-2022, 02:53 PM
  0 Thread: Biesmeyer Repair
Post: RE: Biesmeyer Repair

Glue on a piece of mica
Pirate Woodworking Power Tools 7 641 08-16-2022, 02:50 PM
  0 Thread: Bypass the safety lights on OH door opener
Post: RE: Bypass the safety lights on OH door opener

Curious. Why bypass them? I had a problem with afternoon glare. Just moved 2 sensor back from the door a bit. After after having to go inside and close from inside every now and then, for the last 4 y...
Pirate Home Improvement 10 1,795 12-28-2021, 05:40 PM
  0 Thread: Pressure washer pump protection
Post: RE: Pressure washer pump protection

Thanks. Hose and funnel sounds good.
Pirate Home Improvement 8 1,322 12-28-2021, 05:33 PM
  0 Thread: rust and table tops
Post: RE: rust and table tops

Very light rust. I'd use 0000 steel wool and wd 4 or similiar. Don't want to sand. Cast iron sands fast. Might develope a low spot. Cast iron tops with patina dont rust as much. My 1946 Unisaurus to...
Pirate Woodworking Power Tools 17 2,379 12-20-2021, 09:38 PM
  0 Thread: Which saw?
Post: RE: Which saw?

I agree with a table saw. Then a Radial arm saw. I asked because a friend thinks a miter saw might be best to buy first.
Pirate Woodworking Power Tools 21 2,400 12-20-2021, 09:29 PM
  0 Thread: Fractional digital caliper question
Post: RE: Fractional digital caliper question

I like the dial fractional caliper.
Pirate Woodworking Hand Tools 14 1,995 12-20-2021, 09:21 PM
  0 Thread: Fractional digital caliper question
Post: Fractional digital caliper question

When I read my fractional, dial caliper, graduated in1/64 of an inch, it might read 1/64 and a little bit, like 2/3 the way to 2/64. I call it 1/64 and 2/3 How would a digital fractional caliper read...
Pirate Woodworking Hand Tools 14 1,995 12-16-2021, 10:45 PM
  0 Thread: Pressure washer pump protection
Post: Pressure washer pump protection

Anyone use Anti corrosion cooling system product to protect your pressure washer pump from corrosion between uses? Pump saver that's sold can get expensive. Especially if you use it,then remember yo...
Pirate Home Improvement 8 1,322 12-14-2021, 10:11 AM
  0 Thread: Cleaning Vinyl Siding
Post: RE: Cleaning Vinyl Siding

The 30 Second Cleaner in the hose end sprayer works great. The 30 Second Cleaner in the gallon doesn't work nearly as good.
Pirate Home Improvement 23 7,211 12-14-2021, 10:08 AM
  0 Thread: Router Plate Recommendation
Post: RE: Router Plate Recommendation

Be sure to mount the paddle switch where you knee can hit it.
Pirate Woodworking Power Tools 15 2,245 12-12-2021, 12:12 PM
  0 Thread: Router table upgrade ideas
Post: RE: Router table upgrade ideas

I really like being able to change bits, and adjust height from above table. 7 years ago I bought a Freud 1700 router with above table change and adjust. Had them send me waranty replacement parts 5 t...
Pirate Woodworking Power Tools 26 4,097 12-12-2021, 12:08 PM
  0 Thread: Which saw?
Post: Which saw?

If you could only have either a miter saw, or a table saw, which would you have! I can't imagine not having the table saw, which can do what the miter saw can, plus rip, and dados. I'm talking for h...
Pirate Woodworking Power Tools 21 2,400 12-09-2021, 02:25 PM
  0 Thread: Unisaw Saw or Parts
Post: RE: Unisaw Saw or Parts

Saw has been sold
Pirate Tool Swap N' Sell 1 596 12-09-2021, 03:39 AM
  0 Thread: Blade guard for radial arm saw
Post: RE: Blade guard for radial arm saw

That guard would drive me nuts. Lining blade up to cut line. A lot of times I need to cut a hair off. Like to slide work against stopped blade. Then cut. Wouldn't work for me.
Pirate Woodworking Power Tools 8 1,092 12-05-2021, 10:15 AM
  0 Thread: Unisaw Saw or Parts
Post: Unisaw Saw or Parts

SOLD 3 hp, 1 phase unisaw, with 50" capacity Unifence. Needs arbor bearings, and plug. Magnetic starter is intermittant. Dirty contacts? Whole saw  $300 Fence on;ly $150 Motor only (it's  a newe...
Pirate Tool Swap N' Sell 1 596 11-10-2021, 12:06 PM
  0 Thread: Largest planer on a mobile base
Post: RE: Largest planer on a mobile base

I have had 2 planers weighing 450+# each on shopmade bases. 4 non locking swivel casters. Doesn't move when being used. 4 swivel casters make moving easier, than with 2 fixed casters.
Pirate Woodworking Power Tools 21 2,817 10-26-2021, 11:35 AM

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