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  0 Thread: Aluminum Files
Post: RE: Aluminum Files

Thanks that definitely helps to clarify things
BC in CT Woodworking Hand Tools 11 617 04-05-2022, 12:20 PM
  0 Thread: Aluminum Files
Post: RE: Aluminum Files

I thought the use of chalk was for when you used standard metal files on aluminum, didn't know it was necessary for aluminum specific files? All good suggestions here, I think I'll start with Boggs...
BC in CT Woodworking Hand Tools 11 617 04-04-2022, 06:03 PM
  0 Thread: Vintage/Antique LITTCO Woodworking Vise No. 165
Post: RE: Vintage/Antique LITTCO Woodworking Vise No. 16...

I've never seen one quite like this, pretty cool!
BC in CT Tool Swap N' Sell 3 570 04-03-2022, 04:29 PM
  0 Thread: Aluminum Files
Post: Aluminum Files

Been thinking about getting a couple of basic files for the few times I need to file aluminum. Have been looking around the Net and not sure what I actually need. This would be for very occasional us...
BC in CT Woodworking Hand Tools 11 617 04-03-2022, 04:27 PM
  0 Thread: Felt Wheel Sources
Post: RE: Felt Wheel Sources

Lots of good suggestions here, thank you. I think I'll explore more of a DIY course of action. Maybe some hollows and rounds carved out of poplar scraps may work.
BC in CT Woodturning 12 893 03-23-2022, 07:40 PM
  0 Thread: Felt Wheel Sources
Post: RE: Felt Wheel Sources

Interesting.....I’ve been on Amazon, haven’t seen any. Remember I’m looking for a shaped wheel, the are plenty of flat ones mostly of smaller sizes.
BC in CT Woodturning 12 893 03-19-2022, 12:39 PM
  0 Thread: Felt Wheel Sources
Post: RE: Felt Wheel Sources

I'll look into them, thanks Arlin
BC in CT Woodturning 12 893 03-16-2022, 07:41 PM
  0 Thread: One Inch Belt Sander
Post: RE: One Inch Belt Sander

Thanks for all the ideas, some interesting stuff. Yeah I saw a number of YouTube vids of some of the mods guys do to the HF sander. They tear them down, completely rebuild them, new paint jobs, ...
BC in CT Woodworking Power Tools 10 854 03-16-2022, 06:20 PM
  0 Thread: Felt Wheel Sources
Post: Felt Wheel Sources

Turning or probably more of a carving question, looking for sources for a shaped felt wheel for sharpening carving and turning tools. The only one I've found is the Lee Valley one. Any others source...
BC in CT Woodturning 12 893 03-15-2022, 06:56 PM
  0 Thread: Tablesaw Blade
Post: RE: Tablesaw Blade

I will agree with what Cabinet Monkey stated, I also use the Freud Industrial blades and have been very pleased with them. I have rip, crosscut and combination blades, all work extremely well and pri...
BC in CT Woodworking 17 1,272 03-12-2022, 08:57 PM
  0 Thread: One Inch Belt Sander
Post: One Inch Belt Sander

I've been thinking about a 1 inch belt sander for my shop, every now and then I come across a use where I think one may come in handy. I currently have an old Delta 4X36 with a 6 inch disc. I rarely ...
BC in CT Woodworking Power Tools 10 854 03-12-2022, 08:46 PM
  0 Thread: Skew Chisels
Post: RE: Skew Chisels

Ron, Those are the nicest chisels I have ever seen. Just beautiful!
BC in CT Woodworking Hand Tools 12 1,236 03-12-2022, 08:29 PM
  0 Thread: carbide inserts, why I don't change
Post: RE: carbide inserts, why I don't change

I use the jointer to flaten one face and true up an edge. After that the final psses on both sides of the board will be with the planer, so I don't see the need for using carbide inserts on the joint...
BC in CT Woodworking Power Tools 8 784 02-25-2022, 07:03 PM
  0 Thread: Laguna Table Saws
Post: RE: Laguna Table Saws

Yeah one of the things that I was concerned with was the aluminum fence. Really didn’t know if I would like it, just so used to the beis style.
BC in CT Woodworking Power Tools 6 544 02-08-2022, 02:39 PM
  0 Thread: Laguna Table Saws
Post: RE: Laguna Table Saws

Thank you for the link, very interesting.
BC in CT Woodworking Power Tools 6 544 02-08-2022, 08:33 AM
  0 Thread: 6 x 48" sanding belt source
Post: RE: 6 x 48" sanding belt source

I primarily use 120 grit, 80 once in a while. Plus 2 on Klingspor, very good products!
BC in CT Woodworking Power Tools 12 912 02-07-2022, 08:57 PM
  0 Thread: Laguna Table Saws
Post: Laguna Table Saws

Been looking at the Fusion F2 table saw and trying to find some reviews. Multiple searches here didn't find any info, so does anyone have any first hand experience with these saws? I will at some poi...
BC in CT Woodworking Power Tools 6 544 02-07-2022, 07:32 PM
  0 Thread: Bandsaw Blade Recommendation
Post: RE: Bandsaw Blade Recommendation

I will second the Lennox blades as I have had very good luck with them. For something just a little less expensive you could also look at the Timber Wolf blades.
BC in CT Woodworking Power Tools 5 612 01-08-2022, 07:59 PM
  0 Thread: SOLD - Freud Dado Set
Post: SOLD - Freud Dado Set

Freud SD208 Dado set for sale, very good condition. Set includes two 8 inch blades, (4) 1/8th and one 1/16 inch chippers. $60 plus shipping, PayPal preferred. For some reason I cannot add a photo...
BC in CT Tool Swap N' Sell 1 411 12-29-2021, 07:09 PM
  0 Thread: It followed me home, can I keep it?
Post: RE: It followed me home, can I keep it?

Very nice refurb!!! I love to do just that, take something old and make it presentable as well as useable again.... it doesn’t have to be TOL stuff just any old hand tool.
BC in CT Woodworking Hand Tools 1 691 12-21-2021, 04:31 PM

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