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  0 Thread: Tablesaw extension
Post: RE: Tablesaw extension

Installed and ready to go. It added 48” after the blade.
pjohnson Woodworking 7 697 01-18-2021, 07:52 PM
  0 Thread: Tablesaw extension
Post: RE: Tablesaw extension

Complete. Added 48” after the blade
pjohnson Woodworking 7 697 01-18-2021, 05:42 PM
  0 Thread: Tablesaw extension
Post: Tablesaw extension

On my to do list for many years has been an extension table for my saw. I finally got around to putting it together. The extension will bolt to existing holes in my fence and butt up against my outf...
pjohnson Woodworking 7 697 01-18-2021, 11:50 AM
  0 Thread: ROS-shop vac hose?
Post: RE: ROS-shop vac hose?

I have had good luck with the vacuum hose from the rigid car detailing kit. Light weight and impossible to kink.
pjohnson Woodworking Power Tools 17 3,827 02-14-2020, 09:40 PM
  0 Thread: Air Filter
Post: Air Filter

Good evening folks I am in the market for an air filter. My needs are at least 750cfm. Jet has somewhat cornered the market and that was my initial go to product. I have read mixed reviews about issu...
pjohnson Woodworking 7 2,196 01-07-2020, 09:17 PM
  0 Thread: Heating Oil Consumption
Post: RE: Heating Oil Consumption

Fair question Two reasons: Curiousity of the capability and my shop is in the basement, so I keep the heat set to 60. One half of the basement is poured concrete. The other half is a dirt floor with ...
pjohnson Home Improvement 5 1,892 02-10-2019, 10:33 PM
  0 Thread: Heating Oil Consumption
Post: Heating Oil Consumption

I have a bederus boiler with 4 zones. The boiler fires 3 heating zones and a hot water tank. Is there any way to tell which zone is calling for the most heat?
pjohnson Home Improvement 5 1,892 02-10-2019, 08:48 AM
  0 Thread: Circuit tracing help
Post: RE: Circuit tracing help

I have a similar problem in my home (an antique). Although i have not traced them all yet, my approach has been to determine the breaker amp 15 or 20. Then think about local electrical code. Is there ...
pjohnson Home Improvement 18 4,504 02-10-2019, 08:44 AM
  0 Thread: Which Snowblower?
Post: RE: Which Snowblower?

You got a bunch of great advice. I would add one more to the list and my preferences: 1 - Simplicity - Oldest snow blower manufacturer in the country. I have a 14hp that throws snow a country mile. 2...
pjohnson Home Improvement 67 28,080 01-20-2018, 11:32 PM
  0 Thread: 1750 Antique Cape
Post: RE: 1750 Antique Cape

The 4th episode of the Dining Room makeover is posted on youtube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5RSoby0Aoog I am using a great product called "plaster magic" ... There is no sponsorship for my use...
pjohnson Home Improvement 9 4,037 01-20-2018, 11:21 PM
  0 Thread: 1750 Antique Cape
Post: RE: 1750 Antique Cape

Oh we have had some problems ... most known/discovered during the purchase process and some surprises. The worst one so far was the well pump that was incorrectly wired for an auxiliary generator plug...
pjohnson Home Improvement 9 4,037 01-02-2018, 09:28 PM
  0 Thread: A New Years - What are you planning on doing this year?
Post: RE: A New Years - What are you planning on doing t...

This winter - work on our new home ... Antique Cape. It will be a combo of home projects and some shop projects (radiator cover, shutters, etc) See post from other forum ... https://forums.woodnet.net...
pjohnson Woodworking 115 38,551 01-01-2018, 05:49 PM
  0 Thread: 1750 Antique Cape
Post: RE: 1750 Antique Cape

Al Great question...either one works. I found the trick is the angle of the blade. The walls were left with few if any gouges from the scraper. The blade is not fresh so it is lacking the super sharp...
pjohnson Home Improvement 9 4,037 01-01-2018, 12:33 PM
  0 Thread: 1750 Antique Cape
Post: RE: 1750 Antique Cape

It is in good shape. The prior owners lovingly cared for the property. Most of the interior work is cosmetic. It is my first foray with horse hair plaster so the repairs are a learning experience. W...
pjohnson Home Improvement 9 4,037 01-01-2018, 09:27 AM
  0 Thread: Can't get my dado stack to the right dimension.
Post: RE: Can't get my dado stack to the right dimension...

Couple of suggestions that worked for me: - Playing cards - thick glossed cardboard (think oj carton) - number you dado cutters and shims - keep a record of what combination you used for all cuts, you...
pjohnson Woodworking Power Tools 29 11,371 12-31-2017, 09:36 PM
  0 Thread: 1750 Antique Cape
Post: 1750 Antique Cape

We purchased our forever home in June of this year. It is an antique cape built in 1750 in a town south of Boston. Out first project is to remodel the dining room - keeping the antique cape charm. T...
pjohnson Home Improvement 9 4,037 12-31-2017, 05:51 PM
  0 Thread: Moisture Meter
Post: RE: Moisture Meter

Thank you Steve. You are right on target. The antique windows are missing the requisite flashing. The bones of the house are in overall great shape - roof, siding, and trim are the target zones.
pjohnson Woodworking 8 4,387 07-26-2017, 07:54 PM
  0 Thread: Moisture Meter
Post: RE: Moisture Meter

Thank you!
pjohnson Woodworking 8 4,387 07-26-2017, 04:52 PM
  0 Thread: Moisture Meter
Post: Moisture Meter

Question for the board: We recently purchased an antique home that has some rot in the window casings. To maintain the original windows I plan to remove the rot and repair the damage with resin. To d...
pjohnson Woodworking 8 4,387 07-25-2017, 09:02 PM
  0 Thread: Changing email
Post: Changing email

Is there an issue with the email update page? I have gone there a few times and the page does not render. Any assistance would be appreciated..
pjohnson Software Update Complete 6 10,100 05-14-2017, 09:41 AM

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