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  0 Thread: Extending Glue Working Time
Post: RE: Extending Glue Working Time

"Garrett Wade http://www.garrettwade.com (http://www.garrettwade.com/) sells a "Slo-Set" glue in their catalog that gives you more working time (20-30 minutes), but still achieves 75% of its strength ...
Ray Newman Woodworking 11 666 01-24-2023, 06:28 PM
  0 Thread: Bandsaw tension spring replacement
Post: RE: Bandsaw tension spring replacement

Gents: thanks for the information! I have a BOLO Alert for my ambition. As soon as it is found I will tackle this project. Again, thanks
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 7 434 01-19-2023, 06:39 PM
  0 Thread: Bandsaw tension spring replacement
Post: RE: Bandsaw tension spring replacement

Colleagues: thanks for the information about Iturra Design. John: I attempted to tension a ½” blade.Saw is a the ol’ 14” Model 28.240, ¾ HP motor.  Back when bought it (about 1988-90),  dealer sai...
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 7 434 01-17-2023, 11:31 PM
  0 Thread: Bandsaw tension spring replacement
Post: Bandsaw tension spring replacement

Colleagues: last week I went to re-saw a board and I could not get enough tension on the blade. Spring collapsed like it was mush and it is 15+ years old. Purchased a Cobra Coil spring, but now I ...
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 7 434 01-17-2023, 01:11 PM
  0 Thread: 1908 Dual Arbor/2 Blade Table Saw
Post: 1908 Dual Arbor/2 Blade Table Saw

Good ol' made in the USA Iron! Interesting piece of equipment. I could not find his earlier videos showing how this saw works. https://ythi.net/practice-spoken-eng...d5dPL3u0b4q8SI (https://ythi...
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 11 692 01-09-2023, 06:56 PM
  0 Thread: A knife or two for Christmas...
Post: RE: A knife or two for Christmas...

Very impressive work! The Damascus blade is really nice looking.Please keep us informed of future knives. Again very impressive work.
Ray Newman Woodworking 14 1,021 12-24-2022, 06:51 PM
  0 Thread: WIXEY Digital Read Out
Post: RE: WIXEY Digital Read Out

Gents: thanks for the information. Guess I will order one this week. Again thank you for your insights.
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 15 1,046 12-20-2022, 02:46 AM
  0 Thread: WIXEY Digital Read Out
Post: WIXEY Digital Read Out

This week, my DeWalt 735x thicknesser should arrive.  Has anyone put a WIXEY DRO on a DeWalt 735? Any problems with installation? Does it work well enough to justify the cost? https://www.infinityt...
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 15 1,046 12-19-2022, 01:35 AM
  0 Thread: SawStop: Eating Crow
Post: RE: SawStop: Eating Crow

2Beast: did you receive the manual? If you didn't, on-lines copies available here -- https://www.sawstop.com/product-category/table-saws/ Click on the saw you have and when the information loads...
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 60 5,179 12-14-2022, 02:55 PM
  0 Thread: Paring chisels
Post: RE: Paring chisels

Well done! You have a fantastic ability to combine two valuable skills: woodworking and blade making.
Ray Newman Woodworking Hand Tools 20 1,526 12-08-2022, 01:05 PM
  0 Thread: WTB - LN Chisel Plane
Post: RE: WTB - LN Chisel Plane

Tapper: I have the small L-N chisel plane that I just do not use much anymore. More than a few years ago, bought it on a whim to trim dowel plugs. Works well, but it really needs to be sharp. If yo...
Ray Newman Tool Swap N' Sell 14 890 12-07-2022, 01:47 PM
  0 Thread: WTB - LN Chisel Plane
Post: RE: WTB - LN Chisel Plane

Do you want the large or small plane?
Ray Newman Tool Swap N' Sell 14 890 12-06-2022, 01:02 PM
  0 Thread: Help designing this table?
Post: RE: Help designing this table?

Not only are the legs fugly, I am sure the residence housekeeper will just enjoy keeping the dust off.
Ray Newman Woodworking 12 976 12-01-2022, 10:35 PM
  0 Thread: Phone app for tensioning bandsaw blade!?
Post: RE: Phone app for tensioning bandsaw blade!?

Another blade tension measurement device for 1/4" to 3/4" blades: https://www.eztension.com/buy-one-now/eztension-bandsaw-tension-gauge
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 6 534 11-06-2022, 12:38 PM
  0 Thread: Need help finding a sanding belt
Post: RE: Need help finding a sanding belt

Legacy Abrasives says it will do custom belts -- "Custom Made Belts available from 1/4" to 13" wide and up to 373" long.Available in grits 24 - 400 " www.legacyabrasives.com/SandingBelts Suppose...
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 2 405 10-17-2022, 12:20 PM
  0 Thread: Used plane prices
Post: RE: Used plane prices

Colleagues: thanks for the information. Now I to decide what is to go and what is to stay. I just don't understand the pricing. I see the same thing with firearms. I am just amazed at the prices asked...
Ray Newman Woodworking Hand Tools 15 1,657 10-05-2022, 12:44 AM
  0 Thread: Used plane prices
Post: Used plane prices

Colleagues: age and medical maladies are taking their toll and it is time to sell off some planes. From what I have heard and read on some sites, it seems that used Lie-Nielsen planes bring in about 7...
Ray Newman Woodworking Hand Tools 15 1,657 10-02-2022, 07:38 PM
  0 Thread: 1964 Delta 8in jointer
Post: RE: 1964 Delta 8in jointer

McMaster Carr might have what you need: https://www.mcmaster.com/
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 18 1,444 09-17-2022, 05:15 PM
  0 Thread: SawStop: Eating Crow
Post: RE: SawStop: Eating Crow

From 1987-2016, I ran a 3 HP Uni-saw with the Uni-guard with the disappearing splitter, Uni-fence with 52” table.  We were old friends, great machine, solid, robust, and hard working.  Never let me do...
Ray Newman Woodworking Power Tools 60 5,179 09-09-2022, 05:43 PM
  0 Thread: Deneb Puchalski
Post: RE: Deneb Puchalski

Surprised me with the number of employees shown in the bottom picture.  Never thought that L-N would have that many.
Ray Newman Woodworking Hand Tools 5 993 09-01-2022, 07:16 PM

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