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  0 Thread: Dado blade
Post: RE: Dado blade

I had that exact set: first Dado set that I bought for my Ryobi BR3000 table saw many years ago. Its a wobble dado. As I recall it worked fine for the work I was doing at the time. May not give you th...
Philip1231 Woodworking Power Tools 6 315 06-10-2022, 03:58 PM
  0 Thread: DW735 Planer
Post: RE: DW735 Planer

Had this unit for many years: excellent machine. The guy that designed the knife change system gets 3 gold stars! I believe my machine was made in Taiwan.
Philip1231 Woodworking Power Tools 18 1,051 06-09-2022, 07:15 AM
  0 Thread: Baldor motor overheating
Post: RE: Baldor motor overheating

I'll toss this idea out there: if its not the centrifugal switch keeping the start winding engaged, could it be the number of times the motor is started in a short period of time. If you are trouble-s...
Philip1231 Woodworking Power Tools 12 569 06-09-2022, 07:10 AM
  0 Thread: My Clock Story
Post: RE: My Clock Story

Wow: very well done!
Philip1231 Woodworking 7 445 05-26-2022, 04:49 PM
  0 Thread: Stanley No.8 Brace...
Post: RE: Stanley No.8 Brace...

Nice! Bring these back to life for another generation to use/enjoy!
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 5 597 05-22-2022, 04:33 PM
  0 Thread: $400 Unisaw on San Diego CL not mine
Post: RE: $400 Unisaw on San Diego CL not mine

Some nice old American Iron.
Philip1231 Tool Swap N' Sell 2 253 05-22-2022, 04:31 PM
  0 Thread: Inca 570 as a jointer?
Post: RE: Inca 570 as a jointer?

My 2 cents: Inca was a well respected brand and I have seen numerous posts over the years praising the merits of the INCA equipment. I have never owned or used them. If availability of repair parts is...
Philip1231 Woodworking Power Tools 5 430 05-22-2022, 04:30 PM
  0 Thread: Goodbye, Norm!
Post: RE: Goodbye, Norm!

A legend and a tremendous inspiration! A picture I have hanging up in my shop of the Master Carpenter himself (and some complete amateur woodworker standing next to him)
Philip1231 Woodworking 31 2,608 05-19-2022, 02:51 PM
  0 Thread: Caliper Imperial
Post: RE: Caliper Imperial

This: https://m.media-amazon.com/images/I/71rZkNjJToL._SL1500_.jpg
Philip1231 Woodworking 11 641 05-11-2022, 08:07 PM
  0 Thread: Shower drain question - is it broken?
Post: RE: Shower drain question - is it broken?

Post script: glad you solved the problem, but there may have been no problem in the first place. The OD of the incoming PVC pipe usually has a rubber sleeve attached to it which makes the seal between...
Philip1231 Home Improvement 9 1,623 05-08-2022, 01:57 PM
  0 Thread: Reasonably priced router lift?
Post: RE: Reasonably priced router lift?

I used my router table for many years without a lift. Yes it is more convenient to have a lift (I have the original Bench Dog lift), but I don't consider it a necessity and if I had to give up the li...
Philip1231 Woodworking Power Tools 16 1,032 05-05-2022, 06:04 PM
  0 Thread: looking for an ACME Saw vice to germany
Post: RE: looking for an ACME Saw vice to germany

Pedder Wrote: (05-04-2022, 09:23 AM) -- Hi Alan, the question of chicken and egg. I don't know how much an ACME weights or how big the box should be. So I look for the vice first. Transoflex d...
Philip1231 Tool Swap N' Sell 13 620 05-04-2022, 12:01 PM
  0 Thread: Stolen Witherby chisel set
Post: RE: Stolen Witherby chisel set

OK: not good news. I would also keep an eye on eBay (no telling how clever the thief was).Hope this all works out for you.
Philip1231 Tool Swap N' Sell 6 665 05-03-2022, 04:26 PM
  0 Thread: Any clue on this bench base?
Post: RE: Any clue on this bench base?

I am fairly certain, since I had multiple family members that worked there, that the New Britain Machine Co. was in New Britain, CT, once known as the hardware capital of the world (Fafnir Bearing, St...
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 6 1,285 05-03-2022, 12:31 PM
  0 Thread: So I Decided to Build a Bed: COMPLETED !!!
Post: RE: So I Decided to Build a Bed

Mike Brady Wrote: (04-30-2022, 05:28 PM) -- Extremely handsome and well crafted,  which we have come to expect from you. -- Thank you kindly, Sir: much appreciated! Since this post got bumped agai...
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 54 5,927 05-01-2022, 10:20 AM
  0 Thread: So I Decided to Build a Bed: COMPLETED !!!
Post: RE: So I Decided to Build a Bed: COMPLETED !!!

TraditionalToolworks Wrote: (04-25-2022, 04:00 PM) -- A very nice guest bed, for sure. I don't think your guests will complain about that! Why did you say non-traditional for the project? Do you m...
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 54 5,927 04-26-2022, 10:26 AM
  0 Thread: Some Shop Maintenance Stuff
Post: RE: Some Shop Maintenance Stuff

Bob Vaughan Wrote: (04-25-2022, 10:54 PM) -- Yes, great job.  I have always been impressed at how both simple and durable those grinders are plus they are very smooth and quiet (at least when the...
Philip1231 Woodworking Power Tools 4 563 04-26-2022, 07:18 AM
  0 Thread: Some Shop Maintenance Stuff
Post: Some Shop Maintenance Stuff

I am between projects at the moment and am enjoying a break from WW (yes, you read that right). But I can't break free from the hold that my shop has on me, so I look for things to fix. To wit, my 50+...
Philip1231 Woodworking Power Tools 4 563 04-25-2022, 04:46 PM
  0 Thread: So I Decided to Build a Bed: COMPLETED !!!
Post: RE: So I Decided to Build a Bed: COMPLETED !!!

TraditionalToolworks Wrote: (04-24-2022, 09:23 PM) -- That looks the shizzle! Can't argue with a completion on a great looking project...you'll be sleeping in that be most nights hopefully...I hope y...
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 54 5,927 04-25-2022, 01:36 PM
  0 Thread: So I Decided to Build a Bed: COMPLETED !!!
Post: RE: So I Decided to Build a Bed

Martin S. Wrote: (04-24-2022, 08:55 PM) -- Phil, How did you like the Osmo?  Better or worse than Waterlox?  Does it harden in the can if exposed to air?  Can you re-coat if over itself later?  I am...
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 54 5,927 04-25-2022, 01:28 PM

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