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  0 Thread: Pintle hinges?
Post: RE: Pintle hinges?

Thanks for the help. I'll check them out. I knew someone here would have some ideas. :D Ken
TangoTwo Woodworking 3 1,999 08-26-2018, 05:28 PM
  0 Thread: Pintle hinges?
Post: Pintle hinges?

Where can I find pintle  strap hinges suitable for a bathroom vanity? Lady wants plain strap pintle hinges for her double door 24"wide vanity. I don't see the doors being over 10" wide each. The only ...
TangoTwo Woodworking 3 1,999 08-25-2018, 07:11 AM
  0 Thread: Going rate for walnut logs
Post: RE: Going rate for walnut logs

Price list from a local mill has walnut logs from $1,000 to $3,000 per thousand. The price sheet is about 6 months old. A 16"x10' log has 90 bf Doyle. The logs would be worth $90 to $2...
TangoTwo Woodworking 15 6,162 08-02-2018, 05:51 AM
  0 Thread: I'm in the wrong line or work. $3,000 barn wood doors
Post: RE: I'm in the wrong line or work. $3,000 barn wo...

Am I the only one wondering why the doors only cove half the opening? You also can't open the full extent of the closet or whatever that room is. The doors will fall off the tracks. Ken
TangoTwo Woodworking 37 18,488 01-26-2018, 02:17 PM
  0 Thread: Gluing cedar
Post: RE: Gluing cedar

(01-25-2018, 08:56 PM)Timberwolf Wrote: ,,,,,,,,,, Birds will nest in a hole in a dead tree..A fancy nest box means nothing to them..They prefer a rough finish inside and out. :D They also don't me...
TangoTwo Woodworking 12 5,187 01-26-2018, 02:07 PM
  0 Thread: Gluing cedar
Post: RE: Gluing cedar

If you need a smooth surface for glue, you could rabbet the sides. Allows long grain for glue and rough sawn for the birds to cling to. Ken
TangoTwo Woodworking 12 5,187 01-25-2018, 08:14 AM
  0 Thread: Talking about bird houses
Post: RE: Talking about bird houses

(01-01-2018, 11:59 AM)MichaelMouse Wrote: When you use the recommendations as dimensions, the birds manage the elevation with nesting material.   Slick is easier to disinfect in the fall, too. Mic...
TangoTwo Woodworking 30 15,527 01-02-2018, 08:25 AM
  0 Thread: Talking about bird houses
Post: RE: Talking about bird houses

(12-31-2017, 07:16 PM)MichaelMouse Wrote: Stainless trim screws for me.  Houses of eastern white "cedar" with the outside rough for grip, inside planed for fit. Need the rough side in. Used planed ...
TangoTwo Woodworking 30 15,527 01-01-2018, 08:42 AM
  0 Thread: Half Bath Vanity
Post: RE: Half Bath Vanity

ah, John, did you forget the part that goes to the floor? looks good, you made a lot of extra work for yourself with all the jigs and jogs. I like the way you did the top, it's not something you see e...
TangoTwo Woodworking 17 7,289 08-30-2017, 07:03 AM
  0 Thread: Maine's East Coast
Post: RE: Maine's East Coast

Boothe Bay Harbor, go on Capt. Fish river cruise, Lighthouses, shipyard, eagles, history and an interesting ride. For sure the lobster co-op. Stop at the Kittery trading post just to see the full size...
TangoTwo Woodworking 18 7,768 08-25-2017, 06:55 AM
  0 Thread: Shop jobsite silliiness
Post: RE: Shop jobsite silliiness

(07-28-2017, 12:34 AM)Bill Holt Wrote: My dad said a tool box only needed two tools, a hammer and a bigger hammer. My brother says his toolbox only has two tools. A phone book and a check book. :co...
TangoTwo Woodworking Power Tools 27 9,880 07-28-2017, 06:27 AM
  0 Thread: Shop jobsite silliiness
Post: RE: Shop jobsite silliiness

Used to take my wife to jobsites when I was  contractor. Anything that moves dirt is a bulldozer or a steam shovel. Regardless of size, wheels, tracks, or color they fall into one or the other of thos...
TangoTwo Woodworking Power Tools 27 9,880 07-24-2017, 06:27 AM
  0 Thread: Hardwood Supplier - Going Out of Business - Online Auction
Post: RE: Hardwood Supplier - Going Out of Business - On...

Had a local company buy a bunch of plywood at auction last summer. They paid as much for the forklift to load my trailer as he paid me to truck it. If I remember it was like $25.00 per lift. Still...
TangoTwo Tool Swap N' Sell 25 14,824 05-06-2017, 06:56 AM
  0 Thread: joining question
Post: RE: joining question

John, I once made a similar joint with the inside of the 45 flush with each other. Took a plane to knock off the front edge flush. everyone looks at the perfect joint at the 90. most don't realize th...
TangoTwo Woodworking Power Tools 10 4,378 05-05-2017, 08:36 AM
  0 Thread: Question about idea for fence
Post: RE: Question about idea for fence

Don't forget that each post will have to be set perfectly for elevation as well as in line. It also brings the question of replacing any damaged rails at some point in the future. Ken
TangoTwo Woodworking 9 4,482 02-20-2017, 08:35 AM
  0 Thread: Finishing rough sawn pine
Post: RE: Finishing rough sawn pine

(02-08-2017, 06:58 AM)KyleD Wrote: If you run the boards through the surface sander they will most likely not be good for this look. You will end up with areas that are smooth and areas that still h...
TangoTwo Woodworking 20 14,478 02-08-2017, 07:58 AM
  0 Thread: Have you "paid" for your tools?
Post: RE: Have you "paid" for your tools?

Posted by wood-chips - 11 hours ago I never intended woodworking to be a money making endeavor. However I have earned some money for commissioned projects. And what I have earned pales in comparison t...
TangoTwo Woodworking 53 23,424 02-05-2017, 08:31 AM
  0 Thread: Have you "paid" for your tools?
Post: RE: Have you "paid" for your tools?

I think I've paid for my tools with projects around the house and things made for other people. Should mention that my wife bought many of my tools as birthday, Christmas, or anniversary presents. Of ...
TangoTwo Woodworking 53 23,424 02-04-2017, 08:24 AM
  0 Thread: Where do I find the disappearing posts?
Post: RE: Where do I find the disappearing posts?

Speaking of disappearing posts, where are the first six of this thread? I noticed lately that new threads don't start at number one. any particular reason for this? Just curious. Ken
TangoTwo Woodworking 8 3,600 01-19-2017, 07:52 AM
  0 Thread: Strangers In My Shop
Post: RE: Strangers In My Shop

(12-27-2016, 11:43 AM)thewalnutguy Wrote: Found this brace in a dead elm tree back in my woods. Doubt that the owner of the brace really intended to leave it there. Of course he couldn't read "No Hu...
TangoTwo Woodworking 39 20,691 12-28-2016, 07:20 AM

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