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  0 Thread: Got to repair a benchtop today
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Handplanesandmore Wrote: (11-15-2022, 02:04 AM) -- Yes, a cool toy though it or similar cnc stuff would find its way to my shop. Even a 1/8"masonite top can last decades of beating. Simon -- Thi...
Rob Young Woodworking 20 849 11-15-2022, 08:53 AM
  0 Thread: Got to repair a benchtop today
Post: RE: Got to repair a benchtop today

@Randy C A video produced by Shaper showing the technique of inlay on flooring. Pretty much the same as patching a bench. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eDKPZ_hdsxw&t=1s Other bench repair...
Rob Young Woodworking 20 849 11-14-2022, 05:38 PM
  0 Thread: Got to repair a benchtop today
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brianwelch Wrote: (11-14-2022, 04:56 PM) -- Rob,  Curious...What was the depth of the damage/thickness of the patch? -- I should have taken a picture of the original hole. About the size of a 50 c...
Rob Young Woodworking 20 849 11-14-2022, 05:05 PM
  0 Thread: Got to repair a benchtop today
Post: RE: Got to repair a benchtop today

Tapper Wrote: (11-13-2022, 11:51 PM) -- I'm certain I'm missing the "artistic" point, but was there ever a consideration to use the original species of wood for the repair? Doug -- Nope.  Aft...
Rob Young Woodworking 20 849 11-14-2022, 10:26 AM
  0 Thread: Got to repair a benchtop today
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Handplanesandmore Wrote: (11-13-2022, 06:11 PM) -- Looks like a dog did some business on your the benchtop!:laugh: Simon -- I learned that the damage was indeed from a router bit still spinning whe...
Rob Young Woodworking 20 849 11-13-2022, 07:09 PM
  0 Thread: Got to repair a benchtop today
Post: Got to repair a benchtop today

So on alternate Sundays, I volunteer at the Kansas City Woodworkers' Guild shop. We are there to help with large glue-ups, make sure people don't do something (too) stupid, maintain equipment, etc. ...
Rob Young Woodworking 20 849 11-13-2022, 04:44 PM
  0 Thread: kerfing jig
Post: RE: kerfing jig

mr_skittle Wrote: (11-12-2022, 10:05 AM) -- Your setup is clever as hell. Could you share a bit about how it's all put together? It looks like a built-up unit that just chucks into the drill. -- "S...
Rob Young Woodworking Hand Tools 7 548 11-12-2022, 03:26 PM
  0 Thread: PSA Fred West estate auction
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Derek Cohen Wrote: (10-22-2022, 01:53 PM) -- I was asked to re-post my comments on Fred made at Wood Central. Here they are …. Fred was not just a collector of the finest tools, he was also a patr...
Rob Young Woodworking Hand Tools 17 1,777 10-24-2022, 10:04 AM
  0 Thread: Norton Blue Wheels
Post: RE: Norton Blue Wheels

Mr Eddie Wrote: (10-20-2022, 06:17 PM) -- Does anyone know - Is Norton still producing the 'blue wheel' grinding wheels?  I could not find them anywhere.  I ordered from Lee Valley but received a di...
Rob Young Woodworking 3 331 10-24-2022, 09:58 AM
  0 Thread: A Wood Gear Clock
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jteneyck Wrote: (10-18-2022, 06:59 PM) -- Intertape 591; good stuff.   John -- Indeed it is! I have 1" wide and 2" wide on hand.
Rob Young Woodworking 11 740 10-19-2022, 10:15 AM
  0 Thread: A Wood Gear Clock
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jteneyck Wrote: (10-18-2022, 10:08 AM) -- Other than having to solve those problems it was a fun project, and I learned a lot about holding and milling really small parts on the CNC.  Double stick ta...
Rob Young Woodworking 11 740 10-18-2022, 04:52 PM
  0 Thread: Veritas side rabbet plane experience?
Post: RE: Veritas side rabbet plane experience?

AHill Wrote: (10-05-2022, 06:24 AM) -- I had the LN pair and I sold them.  I rarely used them.  As rwe2156 mentioned, it's easier to trim the mating piece to fit the dado / groove. -- In my persona...
Rob Young Woodworking Hand Tools 7 535 10-05-2022, 09:17 AM
  0 Thread: Help with shellac on cherry?
Post: RE: Help with shellac on cherry?

jteneyck Wrote: (10-02-2022, 09:19 AM) -- If you only want to apply it to the edges then use a rag or paper towel to apply it, carefully, so it doesn't go over the edge.  The other option is to tape ...
Rob Young Finishing 6 352 10-03-2022, 09:43 AM
  0 Thread: Veritas side rabbet plane experience?
Post: Veritas side rabbet plane experience?

Short story long, at the KCWG we had a Stanly #99 side rabbet that recently suffered damage. It simply isn't reparable (and it wasn't me).  Personally I have LN 98 and 99 pair and prior to that a v...
Rob Young Woodworking Hand Tools 7 535 09-30-2022, 09:34 AM
  0 Thread: Ripping a Stopped bevel?
Post: RE: Ripping a Stopped bevel?

You may already have a plan but if I'm looking at your test glue-up right here's a thought. I've marked in red what I understand to be the area that is without an inside bevel for the purpose o...
Rob Young Woodworking 16 830 09-19-2022, 04:44 PM
  0 Thread: quick afternoon CNC project
Post: quick afternoon CNC project

Needed a little tripod mounted "table" at work for supporting an experiment that also needs to know its angular displacement (i.e. where am I pointing). The exact direction isn't important, only that ...
Rob Young Woodworking 1 355 09-12-2022, 01:08 PM
  0 Thread: Selling wood shop
Post: RE: Selling wood shop

Halfathumb Wrote: (08-16-2022, 03:09 PM) -- Mostly bigger items such as TS, BS, planer, etc. Where's the best places to advertise? When I'm ready (probably a week or so) I'll some of the bigger items...
Rob Young Tool Swap N' Sell 8 897 08-19-2022, 11:04 AM
  0 Thread: FS: Grizzly 19" Bandsaw (SALE PENDING)
Post: RE: FS: Grizzly 19" Bandsaw

jimmyjam Wrote: (08-11-2022, 05:43 PM) -- I am selling my Grizzly 19" Bandsaw, Model G0514.  Has 2HP Single Phase 240v motor.  Located in Las Vegas, NV.  Asking 1,300. I couldn't get the google ph...
Rob Young Tool Swap N' Sell 1 409 08-12-2022, 10:10 AM
  0 Thread: How is this color accomplished?
Post: RE: How is this color accomplished?

Asphaltum was a common filler+color for mahogany to get it dark. Dyes and waterborne/based fillers might be easier though.
Rob Young Finishing 5 513 08-05-2022, 09:27 AM
  0 Thread: wood filler
Post: RE: wood filler

Cabinet Monkey Wrote: (07-27-2022, 07:30 AM) -- Timbermate is my go to. -- Depends on application but this and "GoodFilla". Both are available on Amazon and I've found them to be interchangeable ex...
Rob Young Woodworking 9 717 07-27-2022, 09:01 AM

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