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  0 Thread: Moxon Hardware
Post: Moxon Hardware

I have a set of moxon hardware for sale for $115 shipped, The wheels are 5 inch diam. castings. The set includes 2 hand wheels, 4 (3/4 -6 ) hex nuts 4 thick washers. and 2 (3/4 -6 ) acme threaded s...
tablesawtom Tool Swap N' Sell 2 197 11-28-2022, 03:54 PM
  0 Thread: beginnings of work benches
Post: RE: beginnings of work benches

I like ash for bench tops. it will absorb the blows from a mallet,  hickory, maple and oak bounce back. We use wood for supplemental heat. and only use about a cord and a half a year, maybe a little m...
tablesawtom Woodworking 2 344 11-13-2022, 11:15 PM
  0 Thread: beginnings of work benches
Post: beginnings of work benches

The wood is Ash, the thickness is 1 1/16, and the width is 19". And I like building workbenches. The log was just over 17 foot. I gave the other half to the sawyer for his work. We loaded it on his tr...
tablesawtom Woodworking 2 344 11-13-2022, 06:35 PM
  0 Thread: Norton Blue Wheels
Post: RE: Norton Blue Wheels

Are you talking about these. Mine are 8 inch. I am not sure where my balancer is so I do not want to take off the one way balancing weights just for some pictures. I have the fine and the course wheel...
tablesawtom Woodworking 3 331 10-24-2022, 01:36 PM
  0 Thread: depth of jointer cut from a different prospective
Post: RE: depth of jointer cut from a different prospect...

In metal working a roughing cut,  semi finishing cut and  finish cut have nothing in common I usually rough out 1/4 on width and lease a couple of inches for finishing to length so sticking the screws...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 10 704 09-01-2022, 11:15 AM
  0 Thread: depth of jointer cut from a different prospective
Post: RE: depth of jointer cut from a different prospect...

I am not even going to reply to trapper's second reply. He isn't even considering a different viewpoint only bullying. Anyway here is a picture of one of my push blocks. Please note the screws in i...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 10 704 09-01-2022, 11:08 AM
  0 Thread: depth of jointer cut from a different prospective
Post: RE: depth of jointer cut from a different prospect...

Yes, I know all about taking the cup out of a board by running it cup side down. Taking the cup out is easy. It is taking the bow out that is the hard part. If the board is bowed, then hand pressure a...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 10 704 08-31-2022, 08:53 AM
  0 Thread: depth of jointer cut from a different prospective
Post: depth of jointer cut from a different prospective

I started to respond to a different persons post but I didn't want to steel another's post so I started this one. If you run a cupped board through a planner it will come out cupped because of the ...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 10 704 08-28-2022, 03:11 PM
  0 Thread: Worksharp 3000
Post: RE: Worksharp 3000

Willyou Wrote: (08-16-2022, 04:24 PM) -- A few years back, I abandoned the use of paper on glass for that reason. I found that the paper would very slightly curl under the pressure of the blade and I...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,102 08-25-2022, 08:43 AM
  0 Thread: Would like to trade planes
Post: RE: Would like to trade planes

ajkoontz Wrote: (07-25-2022, 08:44 AM) -- Just to close the loop, the plane I bought is a K5 not a K6. I understand you're not interested in a K5. Sorry for the fire drill. -- No problem. I have a ...
tablesawtom Tool Swap N' Sell 6 792 07-25-2022, 06:56 PM
  0 Thread: Fine Woodworking on routing...Really?
Post: RE: Fine Woodworking on routing...Really?

I agree with you. I mean Hello. But if you keep track of your datum surfaces with a X, why does the grove have to be in the center? If all pieces with an x matchit makes no difference. Tom
tablesawtom Woodworking 16 1,523 07-23-2022, 05:57 PM
  0 Thread: Would like to trade planes
Post: RE: Would like to trade planes

I am sorry. I am collecting Keen Kutter K series planes. Believe me, I have restores enough planes to know that the the Ward Master plane I have I was made by Stanley.. I am sorry but I have no reason...
tablesawtom Tool Swap N' Sell 6 792 07-19-2022, 06:44 PM
  0 Thread: My some what new K8C
Post: RE: My some what new K8C

Bill_Houghton Wrote: (07-13-2022, 03:52 PM) -- I never knew grog was adjustable.  I always assumed that you drank it as it came to you. -- I will admit that spelling isn't my strong suit and I am u...
tablesawtom Woodworking Hand Tools 9 974 07-17-2022, 07:15 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for a jigsaw
Post: RE: Looking for a jigsaw

I just bough a Makita battery powered circular saw from Home Depot. The offered me a free bare to along with it. I would have opted for a palm router in the twinkling of an eye. I tidn't think that a ...
tablesawtom Woodworking Power Tools 18 1,676 07-17-2022, 04:53 PM
  0 Thread: Bought some 5/4?
Post: RE: Bought some 5/4?

4/4ths is the width of the setting when it is sawn. 5/4s  means  it was 1 1/4 when sawn. Wood shrink's  during the drying process.  So one loses a little. Most mills will skip plane it so one can see ...
tablesawtom Woodworking 14 1,142 07-17-2022, 04:35 PM
  0 Thread: Would like to trade planes
Post: Would like to trade planes

I have a Ward Master #7 flat bottom. It was made by Stanley. It is an older model which has the frog with a flat machined face.  That style of frog had a much closer fitting frog, no slop side to side...
tablesawtom Tool Swap N' Sell 6 792 07-17-2022, 09:30 AM
  0 Thread: bench build 3
Post: RE: bench build 3

Arlin Eastman Wrote: (07-15-2022, 02:56 PM) -- Sorry for my ignorance but what is a straight line rip? Also per your post 2 I am thinking there is little movement in wood that is thin per wood tha...
tablesawtom Woodworking 5 614 07-16-2022, 08:27 AM
  0 Thread: bench build 3
Post: RE: bench build 3

Arlin Eastman Wrote: (07-15-2022, 02:56 PM) -- Sorry for my ignorance but what is a straight line rip? Also per your post 2 I am thinking there is little movement in wood that is thin per wood tha...
tablesawtom Woodworking 5 614 07-16-2022, 08:17 AM
  0 Thread: Workbench Top Material
Post: RE: Workbench Top Material

It boils down to cost. Benches made in Europe are made out of Beach because it is a common wood there just like Maple is here.  Beach is more of an open grain wood, maple is not. Personally I would se...
tablesawtom Woodworking Hand Tools 23 1,799 07-16-2022, 07:06 AM
  0 Thread: WTB #1 wood River plane
Post: RE: WTB #1 wood River plane

Timberwolf Wrote: (07-10-2022, 09:12 AM) -- ............................ How did I do with the wining part of it? Not bad, Tom...but you may have to learn to "grovel" a bit more to get what you w...
tablesawtom Tool Swap N' Sell 2 342 07-16-2022, 06:36 AM

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