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  0 Thread: WTB: Paring chisels, Sorby etc
Post: RE: WTB: Paring chisels, Sorby etc

DennisLQueens Wrote: (03-08-2021, 02:40 PM) -- Hi all,  I've been having a difficult time locating a set of paring chisels. I've been looking at Sorby, but would be happy to hear about any sets of...
rectangle618 Tool Swap N' Sell 3 759 03-09-2021, 08:32 AM
  0 Thread: Technical beginner, how to make a small support horizontal and stable?
Post: RE: Technical beginner, how to make a small suppor...

ng80092a Wrote: (03-07-2021, 02:48 PM) -- Thanks Mike, I had that video saved. Is that how wood workers do it? You join the pieces in right angles and do the level in the end? -- Yes, woodworker...
rectangle618 Woodworking 4 631 03-07-2021, 08:53 PM
  0 Thread: Technical beginner, how to make a small support horizontal and stable?
Post: RE: Technical beginner, how to make a small suppor...

ng80092a Wrote: (03-07-2021, 10:26 AM) -- I've searched the past days for videos on how to make a support stable (not woobling/rocking) but all I've seen so far are more technical details and creativ...
rectangle618 Woodworking 4 631 03-07-2021, 10:57 AM
  0 Thread: Three-sided stools
Post: RE: Three-sided stools

Very nice work as usual, Derek. I am inspired to make a couple of those now and would be very interested to see some of your build photos. I'll be using black cherry for mine.
rectangle618 Woodworking 23 2,907 11-08-2020, 08:28 AM
  0 Thread: what kind of tree is this??
Post: RE: what kind of tree is this??

mound Wrote: (08-31-2020, 08:24 AM) -- interesting.. so the bark completely changing from thick/bumpy/brown to white/flakey/smooth halfway up the tree is expected on trees like that? -- USDA page o...
rectangle618 Woodworking 11 2,559 08-31-2020, 08:55 AM
  0 Thread: what kind of tree is this??
Post: RE: what kind of tree is this??

mound Wrote: (08-31-2020, 07:18 AM) -- Was at a park this weekend on Oneida Lake in Central NY and saw these trees...  -- My vote is for cottonwood or something else from the genus Populus. The ba...
rectangle618 Woodworking 11 2,559 08-31-2020, 08:16 AM
  0 Thread: Face Laminating 2x12 SYP for Nicholson Bench...Bad idea?
Post: RE: Face Laminating 2x12 SYP for Nicholson Bench.....

agerlach Wrote: (07-08-2020, 09:27 PM) --  He uses an 8/4 in top but I know Schwarz has done a similar design with a 2x SYP top https://blog.lostartpress.com/2020/04/09/workbench-tour-no-3-the-englis...
rectangle618 Woodworking Hand Tools 12 3,429 07-09-2020, 07:48 AM
  0 Thread: Face Laminating 2x12 SYP for Nicholson Bench...Bad idea?
Post: RE: Face Laminating 2x12 SYP for Nicholson Bench.....

agerlach Wrote: (07-08-2020, 03:12 PM) -- Interesting. I have the same holdfasts and tested them on a 1x10 SYP and it held pretty poorly. What type of bit did you use for your hole? I used a vintage ...
rectangle618 Woodworking Hand Tools 12 3,429 07-08-2020, 03:35 PM
  0 Thread: Face Laminating 2x12 SYP for Nicholson Bench...Bad idea?
Post: RE: Face Laminating 2x12 SYP for Nicholson Bench.....

agerlach Wrote: (07-08-2020, 12:15 PM) -- I am finishing up a handtool only Nicholson bench build and am undecided on the top. I originally planned on doing the entire bench in dimensional SYP, per M...
rectangle618 Woodworking Hand Tools 12 3,429 07-08-2020, 02:12 PM
  0 Thread: Wood for a garden bench project
Post: RE: Wood for a garden bench project

Mike Brady Wrote: (06-07-2020, 12:24 PM) -- The bench immediately above  :rolleyes:  is the identical to the one I want to build.  That wood and finish looks fantastic to me.  Perhaps I should consid...
rectangle618 Woodworking 18 5,306 06-07-2020, 02:00 PM
  0 Thread: Humidity stick?
Post: RE: Humidity stick?

Pirate Wrote: (06-05-2020, 07:34 PM) -- Got an idea and think I read about it somewhere. It's a stick for measuring humidity. 2 strips of wood glued together. Different species, or grain direction. ...
rectangle618 Woodworking 18 4,837 06-06-2020, 12:41 PM
  0 Thread: Gluing and clamping railing ballister in place
Post: RE: Gluing and clamping railing ballister in place

petertay15 Wrote: (05-18-2020, 07:01 PM) -- Isn’t it true that no matter how it is clamped, in place, or removed from the step, that the little glued spot will have no strength? Wouldn’t you have to...
rectangle618 Woodworking 17 5,287 05-18-2020, 07:10 PM
  0 Thread: Gluing and clamping railing ballister in place
Post: RE: Gluing and clamping railing ballister in place

Cdshakes Wrote: (05-18-2020, 03:21 PM) -- Friends house has a single broken ballister.  Was hoping to glue it up and pull it back together in place.  Certainly am NOT going to take this railing apart...
rectangle618 Woodworking 17 5,287 05-18-2020, 04:45 PM
  0 Thread: Kerfing Chisel
Post: RE: Kerfing Chisel

bandit571 Wrote: (03-25-2020, 12:04 PM) -- IF I need a "kerfing chisel"....I do have a "made in" Union N. J.   U.S.A.  Red Devil 4101 A stiff steel blade, walnut handle, brass rivets.   1-1/4" wid...
rectangle618 Woodworking Hand Tools 36 11,844 03-25-2020, 01:11 PM
  0 Thread: Kerfing Chisel
Post: RE: Kerfing Chisel

Arlin Eastman Wrote: (03-23-2020, 03:19 PM) -- I never heard of a kerfing chisel.  Why is it a normal chisel can not work?? -- Arlin, watch Derek Cohen's videos posted above. The kerfing chisel is...
rectangle618 Woodworking Hand Tools 36 11,844 03-23-2020, 04:15 PM
  0 Thread: Kerfing Chisel
Post: RE: Kerfing Chisel

Aram Wrote: (03-22-2020, 02:16 PM) -- Very nice. How did you make the chisel portion? -- Aram, I bought a "Stainless Steel Spatula and Trowel Tool" on the Sculpture House web site. $12 bucks. Cu...
rectangle618 Woodworking Hand Tools 36 11,844 03-22-2020, 02:39 PM
  0 Thread: Kerfing Chisel
Post: Kerfing Chisel

Removing the waste between pins on half-blind dovetails has always been one of my least favorite things. So, with some time on my hands, I made a kerfing chisel to perhaps make the chore less annoyin...
rectangle618 Woodworking Hand Tools 36 11,844 03-22-2020, 02:00 PM
  0 Thread: trying to source a small motor
Post: RE: trying to source a small motor

tomsteve Wrote: (03-07-2020, 11:02 AM) -- i dont seem to be using search terms to find a place that might have a 120v, 60hz ,3 w ,60 RPM, CW movement with a 1/4" dia shaft thats 3/4" long. im thinkin...
rectangle618 Woodworking 7 2,594 03-07-2020, 11:49 AM
  0 Thread: Entry hall table for a niece: VIDEO
Post: RE: Entry hall table for a niece: VIDEO

Derek Cohen Wrote: (03-02-2020, 11:06 AM) -- This is a real-time video - no editing. So skip the parts as they bore you. Hopefully some of it will amuse. Or watch at bedtime if you are insomniac :) ...
rectangle618 Woodworking Hand Tools 10 3,543 03-02-2020, 04:03 PM
  0 Thread: Need help with angles to cut
Post: RE: Need help with angles to cut

Wayne G. Wrote: (12-11-2019, 08:19 PM) -- I'm wanting to make a baseball home plate shadow box but Im having difficulty with the angles.  Have any of you built one of these?  What cut angles did you ...
rectangle618 Woodworking 3 2,271 12-11-2019, 08:59 PM

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