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  0 Thread: Worksharp 3000
Post: Worksharp 3000

Quick question. I have access to some 1000 and 2000 hook and loop discs. How do you think it'll work on a Worksharp 3000 with a psa to hook and loop conversion disc? I may be overthinking the "flex" (...
museumguy Woodworking Power Tools 0 55 5 hours ago
  0 Thread: Bandsaw blade guides - Atlas benchtop
Post: RE: Bandsaw blade guides - Atlas benchtop

kurt18947 Wrote: (Today, 05:32 PM) -- I've used wood soaked in oil. People have used oily exotics. Right now I'm using scraps of solid surface material (corian etc.) The benefit to me of not using st...
museumguy Woodworking Power Tools 3 114 5 hours ago
  0 Thread: Looking for 15" slides
Post: RE: Looking for 15" slides

kurt18947 Wrote: (07-02-2022, 07:16 PM) -- Maybe that's why they made 'em 15"? -- Probably. It was Waterloo that was bought by Stanley. The phone number connects to Waterloo.  After the phone ca...
museumguy Woodworking 13 1,110 07-03-2022, 07:43 AM
  0 Thread: Is festool MFT worth it?
Post: RE: Is festool MFT worth it?

You can make your own MFT for not a lot of money. Plenty of examples on youtube. When I get my shop a little farther along, I'll be making one.
museumguy Woodworking Power Tools 10 471 06-27-2022, 06:11 PM
  0 Thread: Goodbye, Norm!
Post: RE: Goodbye, Norm!

https://access.thisoldhouse.com/p177?utm_source=soc-bin&utm_medium=pro-bin&utm_campaign=brand_exact&gclid=772a7c55df941005efe61ee3819d1cec&gclsrc=3p.ds&msclkid=772a7c55df941005efe61ee3819d1cec&utm_ter...
museumguy Woodworking 31 2,608 06-24-2022, 08:01 PM
  0 Thread: Plate Jointer
Post: RE: Plate Jointer

We bought 2 reconditioned units once. One of them had the exact same issue. Turns out, very slightly bent arbor.
museumguy Woodworking Power Tools 11 511 05-30-2022, 07:41 PM
  0 Thread: Substitute for Cypfress for Garden Bench
Post: RE: Substitute for Cypfress for Garden Bench

5thumbs Wrote: (05-30-2022, 06:43 PM) -- I don't have a truck anymore, so hauling lumber isn't really an option. -- Ok, makes sense now.
museumguy Woodworking 23 1,084 05-30-2022, 07:39 PM
  0 Thread: Substitute for Cypfress for Garden Bench
Post: RE: Substitute for Cypfress for Garden Bench

How far are you willing to drive to pick up some lumber? No specific resource for you but curious.
museumguy Woodworking 23 1,084 05-30-2022, 03:05 PM
  0 Thread: Upcoming auction
Post: RE: Upcoming auction

My first tablesaw was a Grizzly contractor saw. It was spot on accurate from the first time I used it. That was 1990. They have gotten better over time. We just purchased an 8" jointer at work. Very w...
museumguy Woodworking Power Tools 11 1,060 05-29-2022, 07:55 AM
  0 Thread: building with prefinished ply
Post: RE: building with prefinished ply

Ok, my question is, how are you attaching the face frames? If pocket screws, it may be easier tom paint the frames separately, then attach to the boxes. Where the exterior of the cabinet will not be s...
museumguy Woodworking 10 899 05-24-2022, 03:58 PM
  0 Thread: Goodbye, Norm!
Post: RE: Goodbye, Norm!

Back in NYW heyday, whatever item was used by Norm on Saturday was in huge demand on Monday. Our machinery and power tool distributor was nearby to our shop and I went to pick stuff up quite frequentl...
museumguy Woodworking 31 2,608 05-20-2022, 11:45 AM
  0 Thread: Looking for 15" slides
Post: RE: Looking for 15" slides

Update. I called the manufacturer today and asked about replacement slides. They are available, $16 each side for a total of $32/pr. No way, they aren't that special. I picked up a pair of 14" slides ...
museumguy Woodworking 13 1,110 05-20-2022, 11:39 AM
  0 Thread: Cookie jar
Post: RE: Cookie jar

Very cool, I like it
museumguy Woodturning 4 338 05-18-2022, 06:14 PM
  0 Thread: How Do I Cut This Tread?
Post: RE: How Do I Cut This Tread?

Ok, have to ask. Is it not possible to remove the treads, say one at a time? My only thought is to use a multi-tool, possibly.
museumguy Home Improvement 14 740 05-07-2022, 06:27 PM
  0 Thread: DeWalt Track Saw Guides
Post: RE: DeWalt Track Saw Guides

Just my opinion, take it for what it's worth. I'm old school, mainly because I'm old and started young. The first real woodworking job that i had taught me the bulk of my skills and most of my knowled...
museumguy Woodworking Power Tools 10 710 04-25-2022, 07:10 PM
  0 Thread: Anyone ever change the door gasket on their front loader washer??
Post: RE: Anyone ever change the door gasket on their fr...

I just had to tear down my Whirlpool Duet front load washer for a broken front half plastic outer drum. Took about 2 hours to tear it down and when I finally got the outer plastic drum separated, the ...
museumguy Home Improvement 14 767 04-24-2022, 09:38 AM
  0 Thread: Smithsonian article about 'The Tree'
Post: RE: Smithsonian article about 'The Tree'

SteveS Wrote: (04-15-2022, 04:14 PM) -- You might be interested in this SMC thread (https://sawmillcreek.org/showthread.php?88101-quilted-mahogany-table) -- I love it, thanks
museumguy Woodworking 6 823 04-15-2022, 06:30 PM
  0 Thread: Smithsonian article about 'The Tree'
Post: RE: Smithsonian article about 'The Tree'

I knew that I had read about this tree before. Fine Woodworking #54, page 74. Magnificent article (s), magnificent tree.
museumguy Woodworking 6 823 04-10-2022, 10:44 AM
  0 Thread: Cleaning table saw
Post: RE: Cleaning table saw

My best advice, clean the inside with compressed air, especially the gears for raising/lowering the blade and angle tilt. I like to spray them with a PTFE lube. Work it in the gears until everything t...
museumguy Woodworking Power Tools 4 582 04-09-2022, 06:12 AM
  0 Thread: Day Job
Post: RE: Day Job

I've been a professional cabinetmaker/woodworker/installer for 37 years. I've thoroughly enjoyed most of it. One drawback that you are concerned about is losing interest in working in my own shop. I d...
museumguy Woodworking 22 2,237 04-08-2022, 06:48 PM

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