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  0 Thread: Gasket question
Post: RE: Gasket question

A good hardware store should have rubber sealing washers, one inside, one outside should seal it. Ed
EdL Home Improvement 9 456 04-15-2021, 11:08 PM
  0 Thread: Lithium Ion
Post: RE: Lithium Ion

I went from the old DeWalt full size 12 volt line to the 20v max....night and day difference. Only dissapointment is the compact recip saw...damned thing vibrates more than an out of balance chineese...
EdL Woodworking Power Tools 17 1,150 04-15-2021, 11:05 PM
  0 Thread: acme tools
Post: RE: acme tools

Never had an issue with Acme.....good prices and fast shipping. Ed
EdL Woodworking 19 5,313 04-15-2021, 10:59 PM
  0 Thread: Milwaukee 18v versus 18 Fuel?
Post: RE: Milwaukee 18v versus 18 Fuel?

You are aware DeWalt makes an adapter to use 20v max batteries on old 18v tools... Ed
EdL Woodworking Power Tools 7 539 04-07-2021, 12:31 AM
  0 Thread: Anybody use "811" successfully?
Post: RE: Anybody use "811" successfully?

I've always called, never an issue. Ed
EdL Home Improvement 10 765 04-05-2021, 10:52 PM
  0 Thread: Everything on Backorder!
Post: RE: Everything on Backorder!

As a GM supplier I get notified of the production cutbacks due to the semiconductor shortage, it ain't pretty and no end in sight. Ed
EdL Woodworking Power Tools 32 3,837 04-05-2021, 10:50 PM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

Beer and glue on a friday nite.....  :laugh:   Relpacment tops for wood duck boxes. White Oak leftovers.  :yes: Ed [attachment=34231]
EdL Woodworking 1,518 432,970 03-19-2021, 10:03 PM
  0 Thread: Replacement windows
Post: RE: Replacement windows

Loml's house has replacment windows from one of those companies that literally sell door to door.....they are crap. Don't slide open/close well, some won't stay open, air comes thru in the winter like...
EdL Home Improvement 16 1,104 03-19-2021, 07:46 PM
  0 Thread: Restoring an Old Drill Press
Post: RE: Restoring an Old Drill Press

Back then the pics were hosted offsite, probably photobucket. Links are broken, long gone...... Ed
EdL Woodworking Power Tools 162 226,320 03-19-2021, 12:09 AM
  0 Thread: Drill Press Question: Rockwell/Delta Radial: Adjusting for Perpendicularity
Post: RE: Drill Press Question: Rockwell/Delta Radial: A...

Nice! Can you post a link? Ed
EdL Woodworking Power Tools 24 1,473 03-14-2021, 10:05 PM
  0 Thread: Drill for drilling in beams and mixing plaster: Bosch GBM9-16? Or other?
Post: RE: Drill for drilling in beams and mixing plaster...

That Milwaukee right angle drill is very capable of doing serious bodily harm also....damhikt. :laugh: Ed
EdL Woodworking Power Tools 22 1,427 03-14-2021, 09:57 PM
  0 Thread: Sheet vs ROS sanders
Post: RE: Sheet vs ROS sanders

My Milwaukee sheet sander collects dust since I bought a ros.....no variable speed or dust collection and swirl marks, not worth using. Ed
EdL Woodworking Power Tools 7 629 03-09-2021, 12:23 AM
  0 Thread: Drill for drilling in beams and mixing plaster: Bosch GBM9-16? Or other?
Post: RE: Drill for drilling in beams and mixing plaster...

Milwaukee 0234-or a Milwaukee hole hawg. The hole hawg would be a better choice. Ed
EdL Woodworking Power Tools 22 1,427 03-09-2021, 12:18 AM
  0 Thread: Milwaukee cordless Pin Nailer
Post: RE: Milwaukee cordless Pin Nailer

I'm a little gun shy of the Milwaukee line of nailers as they are charged with nitrogen to provide the nailing force....how long will it be until a seal fails and the gas leaks out, rendering it an ex...
EdL Woodworking Power Tools 6 614 03-08-2021, 09:38 PM
  0 Thread: Cleaning solution for restoring Old machines
Post: RE: Cleaning solution for restoring Old machines

Pure Simple Green cut 1/3 with ammonia.....don't use it in a confined space. Ed
EdL Woodworking Power Tools 13 1,388 02-17-2021, 02:10 PM
  0 Thread: Attic Stairs???
Post: RE: Attic Stairs???

I put a 30" in the pole barn at my mothers, ordered from Home Depot. When installing, a drywall lift is your best friend. Ed
EdL Home Improvement 6 575 02-14-2021, 09:46 PM
  0 Thread: Please help ID this wood
Post: RE: Please help ID this wood

Hard Maple. Ed
EdL Woodworking 7 497 02-07-2021, 06:29 PM
  0 Thread: heat gun
Post: RE: heat gun

Had to replace front wheel brgs on my Ranger. Pressing out (arbor press) was easy, pressing in, not so easy as the cast aluminum housing is odd shaped. About 20 minutes per side with the heat gun on ...
EdL Woodworking Power Tools 3 657 02-06-2021, 05:57 PM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

Not on the bench yet, but the heater box will be after dinner..... Ed [attachment=32994]
EdL Woodworking 1,518 432,970 02-04-2021, 06:17 PM
  0 Thread: Your favorite sanding sponge or profile sanding technique?
Post: RE: Your favorite sanding sponge or profile sandin...

Lee Valley makes rubber profiles that you wrap sandpaper around. Very good assortment, use mine on almost every project. Ed
EdL Woodworking 13 862 02-02-2021, 10:02 PM

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