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  0 Thread: Would I enjoy a Worksharp 3000?
Post: RE: Would I enjoy a Worksharp 3000?

While I have never tried the WS, the LV powered sharpener is the cat's meow for my needs. http://www.leevalley.com/US/Wood/page.aspx?p=48435
nicobie Woodworking Hand Tools 12 7,843 06-17-2017, 12:47 PM
  0 Thread: Larger Compressors - Anyone build an After Cooler
Post: RE: Larger Compressors - Anyone build an After Coo...

I built one out of all my leftover copper pipe. Works great. Others have built them out of black pipe.
nicobie Woodworking Power Tools 24 10,508 06-08-2017, 01:02 PM
  0 Thread: Foremost planes
Post: RE: Foremost planes

J. C. Penny owned a prize bull named Foremost. He named his dairy company after it.
nicobie Woodworking Hand Tools 3 2,479 04-09-2017, 01:47 PM
  0 Thread: Delta benchtop drill press- loose chuck
Post: RE: Delta benchtop drill press- loose chuck

Put a little bit of chalk on the cleaned taper before reassembling. That has always worked for me.
nicobie Woodworking Power Tools 5 3,058 01-30-2017, 02:22 PM
  0 Thread: WTB: Byrd Shelix for DW735
Post: RE: WTB: Byrd Shelix for DW735

If there is one still available, I could use one too. Nick
nicobie Tool Swap N' Sell 9 5,561 01-08-2017, 01:49 PM
  0 Thread: DeWalt DW735 Planer Knives
Post: RE: DeWalt DW735 Planer Knives

Thanks Brian
nicobie Tool Swap N' Sell 6 3,790 11-30-2016, 02:02 PM
  0 Thread: Fluorscent to LED lighting transition
Post: RE: Fluorscent to LED lighting transition

No need to remove the ballast, just wire around it. On 8' ones hot leg goes on one end and neutral goes on the other. With 4', both wires go on one end. The other end gets left bare. Check ebay.You ...
nicobie Woodworking 36 26,038 11-17-2016, 02:25 PM
  0 Thread: My review of the Nova DVR Drill Press
Post: RE: My review of the Nova DVR Drill Press

I was getting ready to buy one until I read in another mag review that the tool turns off when at the top of the quill travel. My chuck needs to be spinning in order to change bits.
nicobie Woodworking Power Tools 18 14,371 11-11-2016, 02:09 PM
  0 Thread: 4' Led tubes
Post: RE: 4' Led tubes

I just bought 10 LED  8' tubes from somebody in San Jose on eBay for $82 shipped. On top of that my utility company gave me $3.50 ea for replacing the neon ones that were there.
nicobie Woodworking Power Tools 25 15,745 09-05-2016, 01:15 PM
  0 Thread: Errors
Post: RE: Errors

testing
nicobie Software Update Complete 185 158,645 09-03-2016, 01:07 PM
  0 Thread: Thank you for Location field
Post: RE: Thank you for Location field

just a test
nicobie Software Update Complete 14 10,971 08-13-2016, 03:09 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for Stanley handle
Post: RE: Looking for Stanley handle

(07-26-2016, 05:08 PM)enjuneer Wrote: Here is an option in case you cannot find an original tote. Nicobie is a regular poster on WoodNet. http://www.ebay.com/itm/Rosewood-Tote-Ha...fJ8QRRnn7w Tha...
nicobie Tool Swap N' Sell 7 3,435 07-27-2016, 12:56 PM
  0 Thread: Powertec Planer Knives
Post: RE: Powertec Planer Knives

Probably thought he was posting on Saw Mill Creek
nicobie Woodworking Power Tools 4 3,684 07-25-2016, 12:48 PM
  0 Thread: Feature Requests
Post: RE: Feature Requests

Just testing  :angel:
nicobie Software Update Complete 109 201,249 07-25-2016, 12:46 PM
  0 Thread: Errors
Post: RE: Errors

What happened to everybody's location info? Anyway to get a preview when mousing over a topic? I appreciate the effort, but the new software isn't as good as what we had.
nicobie Software Update Complete 185 158,645 07-22-2016, 12:35 PM
  0 Thread: 12 Plane Blades
Post: Re: 12 Plane Blades

Nice deal!
nicobie Tool Swap N' Sell 2 2,251 07-06-2016, 12:56 PM
  0 Thread: WTB - Tote for Stanley No. 7 Type 9
Post: Re: WTB - Tote for Stanley No. 7 Type 9

You can always check ebay. There is a guy (me ) who sells replacement totes and screws that fit Stanley planes
nicobie Tool Swap N' Sell 3 5,848 06-27-2016, 12:27 PM
  0 Thread: A No. 4 in snakewood
Post: Re: A No. 4 in snakewood

Hi Juan,I see what you mean when you say that you try to make each plane better than the ones before. Looks like you have succeeded with this one.later...Nick
nicobie Woodworking Hand Tools 9 3,872 06-27-2016, 12:23 PM
  0 Thread: New infills for the Lee-Nielsen open house
Post: Re: New infills for the Lee-Nielsen open house

Like I said before, They turned out very nice. Shavings just don't get any better than that. Thanks for the plug for my knob and tote replacement service.Have fun and good luck at the L-N event.Nick
nicobie Woodworking Hand Tools 5 2,914 06-27-2016, 12:15 PM
  0 Thread: Plane tote screw
Post: Re: Plane tote screw

Window Guy said:I agree, it seems like there are a lot of good folks here who have extra's and don't mind helping people out. Having said that it is a shame one hasn't been able to manufacture or prod...
nicobie Woodworking Hand Tools 3 4,536 05-16-2016, 01:49 PM

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