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  0 Thread: Open House in Chicago
Post: Open House in Chicago

Have the shop somewhat presentable after a long hall. Will be around all weekend if anybody wants to stop by. The store is open, little messy but not bad. Little nippy here in Chicago. Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Hand Tools 0 13 1 hour ago
  0 Thread: Trip to Albany NY
Post: Trip to Albany NY

Going to Albany NY to help my friend Grandpa from Benny Hill. Is there any tool stores 2nd hand stores, flea market in the area to check out? Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Hand Tools 5 931 09-13-2021, 06:54 PM
  0 Thread: MWTCA Garfield farm show outside of Chicago
Post: MWTCA Garfield farm show outside of Chicago

Sorry for the late notice, Garfield farm show is tomorrow morning. Show starts at 6am and general public opens at 9. If not join at the door at 6, you will not be disappointed. http://garfieldf...
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Hand Tools 3 539 07-31-2021, 01:28 PM
  0 Thread: Advice needed on lathe
Post: Advice needed on lathe

Hi everyone have a friend of mine that wants to get into turning. What is a good mini lathe? Space is a premiums and what is a good set of turning tools. Thanks Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Woodturning 5 805 07-18-2021, 10:40 PM
  0 Thread: Dustless De-Nib, a few years late
Post: RE: Dustless De-Nib, a few years late

Nice job on the design. Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Hand Tools 12 1,308 07-10-2021, 01:09 PM
  0 Thread: Handtools Wentzloff, Ashley Iles
Post: RE: Handtools Wentzloff, Ashley Iles

Pm sent on the saw Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Tool Swap N' Sell 6 2,645 04-17-2020, 07:18 PM
  0 Thread: Multi router air clamps
Post: RE: Multi router air clamps

Air clamps make using the multi-router so easy and fast. Someone will be very happy. Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Tool Swap N' Sell 4 2,451 04-07-2020, 09:11 PM
  0 Thread: M-WTCA at McCormick's Creek State Park Indiana
Post: RE: M-WTCA at McCormick's Creek State Park Indiana

Talked to Matt a week ago and we will have a good turn out, my guess is around 150 guest including walk ins. There will be upstairs tool room with around 40 tables and a little less in the basement r...
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Hand Tools 13 4,864 03-10-2020, 02:58 PM
  0 Thread: MWTCA Show, Spencer Indiana this weekend
Post: MWTCA Show, Spencer Indiana this weekend

This weekend is the MWTCA show in Spencer Indiana. Come on down and enjoy yourself. Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Hand Tools 2 1,509 03-06-2019, 10:28 PM
  0 Thread: left tilt === right tilt
Post: RE: left tilt === right tilt

I've done a lot of custom work when I had the business running. This is my 10 cents on the subject. If you are going to do lots of angles and box work from furniture to cabinets I would recommend t...
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Power Tools 30 9,467 03-03-2019, 01:23 PM
  0 Thread: File & Rasp Storage
Post: RE: File & Rasp Storage

For now I wrap all my rasps in a towel and spread them out when I need them. Also that foam insulation the thick stuff I just poke them and leave them. Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Hand Tools 21 10,348 02-14-2019, 09:51 PM
  0 Thread: Can you spalt ash?
Post: RE: Can you spalt ash?

Thanks everyone, will do more research and talk to friend and see what he want to do. Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking 10 4,759 10-06-2018, 12:58 PM
  0 Thread: Can you spalt ash?
Post: Can you spalt ash?

Friend of mine has an ash tree that died in his yard. Know you can bury a maple log for a period of time and get the spalting, can you do it with ash? And how long do you bury it? Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking 10 4,759 10-05-2018, 12:40 AM
  0 Thread: shop clean up strategies??
Post: RE: shop clean up strategies??

Your shop is an easy fix, get folding tables and a rolling cart so you don't have to carry stuff, I'am a sailor we don't want to work real hard. With tables out you can make separate piles of tools,...
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking 78 39,528 06-16-2018, 04:58 PM
  0 Thread: Boy Scouts need your unused braces
Post: RE: Boy Scouts need your unused braces

My shop partner has a bunch, do you still need any more? Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Hand Tools 14 6,902 06-16-2018, 04:38 PM
  0 Thread: MWTCA Show Spencer Indiana March 10-11
Post: MWTCA Show Spencer Indiana March 10-11

My favorite show of the year, be there or be square. March 10-11 in Spencer Indiana at McCormick Creek State Park. The park was made during the WPA during the Depression. There is a waterfall that...
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Hand Tools 2 1,750 02-21-2018, 02:46 AM
  0 Thread: Trying to learn about rasps
Post: RE: Trying to learn about rasps

You can do a Maloof style rocker no problem, just having the right tools. What is your budget? If your doing small stuff spread you money and get a variety of rasps and Files. They made rasps from...
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Hand Tools 21 10,498 02-15-2018, 12:00 AM
  0 Thread: Trying to learn about rasps
Post: RE: Trying to learn about rasps

Still need to see what you have to give you my take. Are you going to do small stuff like handles or big curves in a Maloof rocker? Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Hand Tools 21 10,498 02-14-2018, 09:08 PM
  0 Thread: Trying to learn about rasps
Post: RE: Trying to learn about rasps

Let’s see what your rasps that you own and be ready to send them to Boggs. Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Hand Tools 21 10,498 02-14-2018, 07:22 PM
  0 Thread: Fooled at the Fleamarket
Post: RE: Fooled at the Fleamarket

The berg style was very popular back in the 40’s-60’s, with the thin blade. Everybody copied the style, buck also made one also. Stanley made one but with the usual thick blade. Slav
Slav Jelesijevich Woodworking Hand Tools 7 3,829 02-13-2018, 01:29 PM

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