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  0 Thread: Please help ID this wood
Post: RE: Please help ID this wood

Same photo, lightened up, and close up.
NORM ABRAHAM Woodworking 7 590 02-07-2021, 11:11 AM
  0 Thread: Please help ID this wood
Post: Please help ID this wood

Please help me identify this piece of wood. This and other pieces were pulled from a old barn in the Lansing Michigan area. Putting it through my planer i can say it seemed VERY hard. Thanks for looki...
NORM ABRAHAM Woodworking 7 590 02-07-2021, 07:59 AM
  0 Thread: I need a new jigsaw!
Post: RE: I need a new jigsaw!

(12-18-2020, 06:07 PM)Kudzu Wrote:  You have to 'spin' or 'rotate' the saw on the centerline of the blade and most people don't do that.  Forgive my ignorance, help me better understand this techn...
NORM ABRAHAM Woodworking Power Tools 24 2,444 12-20-2020, 09:20 PM
  0 Thread: Bandsaw quick release
Post: RE: Bandsaw quick release

(12-16-2020, 07:07 PM)Sullivan Wrote: I own a Jet 14" bandsaw and was curious about this so I dug into the Grizzly website.  Here is what I found: There offer a cam or clutch type on the G0555LX De...
NORM ABRAHAM Woodworking Power Tools 10 2,057 12-17-2020, 07:52 AM
  0 Thread: Bandsaw quick release
Post: RE: Bandsaw quick release

(11-29-2020, 09:54 AM)Scouter Wrote: Turns out that Grizzly sells (cheaply) two different tension quick-release setups that will fit my new Delta 14". Anyone ever use either of these, thoughts on wh...
NORM ABRAHAM Woodworking Power Tools 10 2,057 12-13-2020, 11:05 AM
  0 Thread: What is it?
Post: RE: What is it?

Very interesting! Now I am looking for the rail it rides on..........Only time will tell.
NORM ABRAHAM Woodworking Power Tools 8 1,900 12-10-2020, 09:25 PM
  0 Thread: What is it?
Post: RE: What is it?

You guys never cease to amaze me. Thanks for the information! Norm
NORM ABRAHAM Woodworking Power Tools 8 1,900 12-07-2020, 08:11 PM
  0 Thread: What is it?
Post: What is it?

[attachment=31478][attachment=31477][attachment=31476]Doing some cleanup for a friend. Any idea what this was used for?  Thanks! Norm
NORM ABRAHAM Woodworking Power Tools 8 1,900 12-06-2020, 11:33 PM
  0 Thread: Facemasks from old HF dust collector bags
Post: RE: Facemasks from old HF dust collector bags

(04-09-2020, 06:33 PM)Handplanesandmore Wrote: "People in Taiwan, China, Singapore, etc. use (and still use) masks -- not face coverings -- to protect themselves. I trust their experience more than ...
NORM ABRAHAM Woodworking 17 4,870 04-18-2020, 04:35 PM
  Question Thread: Spalted / Wormy Maple
Post: Spalted / Wormy Maple

I am looking for a recommendation to help fill in some worm hole/tracks in my wormy spalted maple. I am making a couple of jewelry boxes and after assembling the box I am second guessing if customer w...
NORM ABRAHAM Finishing 2 1,631 11-08-2017, 01:47 PM
  0 Thread: Spalted Maple Question
Post: RE: Spalted Maple Question

Thank you very much for your opinions and pictures. This is helpful. Norm
NORM ABRAHAM Woodworking 6 3,639 10-22-2017, 09:55 AM
  Question Thread: Spalted Maple Question
Post: Spalted Maple Question

I am doing a small jewelry box and I am using spalted maple as the main box. I am trying to come with a complimenting / contrasting wood that might work. Any ideas or photos that anyone would care to ...
NORM ABRAHAM Woodworking 6 3,639 10-20-2017, 11:16 AM
  0 Thread: Leigh dovetail jig
Post: Leigh dovetail jig

Not mine, but seems reasonable. http://www.ebay.com/itm/361888642510?ssP...1555.l2649
NORM ABRAHAM Tool Swap N' Sell 4 2,476 01-25-2017, 08:18 PM
  0 Thread: TS 10 IN BLADES
Post: Re: TS 10 IN BLADES

handi said:My issue with Forest blades is that they are still made the same way as they have been for 50 years. No coatings, no relief slots or other innovations. This is why they recommend a 1-1/2 to...
NORM ABRAHAM Woodworking 9 3,509 12-19-2015, 10:00 PM
  0 Thread: Photography
Post: Re: Photography

MMarzluf photo's always impressed me.Normhttp://www.forums.woodnet.net/ubbthreads...part=1&vc=1
NORM ABRAHAM Woodworking 15 7,946 03-26-2014, 02:35 PM

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