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  0 Thread: Duck Call Turners
Post: RE: Duck Call Turners

Thanks for the sources. Looking at videos and websites.
firefighter Woodturning 3 283 06-15-2022, 08:13 PM
  0 Thread: Duck Call Turners
Post: Duck Call Turners

Looking for a new challenge. I would like to try game calls.  1.Where do you find a Mandrel?  2. Any good sources for supplies? Thanks for any input.
firefighter Woodturning 3 283 06-12-2022, 09:27 AM
  0 Thread: Need input
Post: Need input

I built an endgrain cutting board in a basket weave pattern. I have left over pieces and am considering gluing them together and turning a pepper mill. Any thoughts as to possible problems with turnin...
firefighter Woodturning 7 669 05-25-2022, 03:53 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for Toy Box Plans
Post: RE: Looking for Toy Box Plans

I built one for each of the grandkids. 18" high x 18" deep x 36" long. Domed lid and slow closers. Used box joints on the corners. Daughters wanted domed lid so they didn't collect toys. For me half ...
firefighter Woodworking 9 519 05-17-2022, 08:50 PM
  0 Thread: Reasonably priced router lift?
Post: RE: Reasonably priced router lift?

I have a router razizer in one and a home made lift in another. If my m12v ever craps out i will replace it with another home made. Do a google search. Some very nice plans and tips out there.
firefighter Woodworking Power Tools 16 1,214 05-13-2022, 08:48 PM
  0 Thread: Bathroom remodel
Post: RE: Bathroom remodel

The deeper i dig the more i find i dont know. I am going to make sure i understand each step before i jump into anything.
firefighter Home Improvement 15 1,244 04-04-2022, 06:58 PM
  0 Thread: Bathroom remodel
Post: RE: Bathroom remodel

Thanks for the sources and suggestions.  I started gathering info on products and processes. I will probably have more questions as I learn more.
firefighter Home Improvement 15 1,244 03-27-2022, 10:00 AM
  0 Thread: Bathroom remodel
Post: Bathroom remodel

I have started sketching a remodel of the the bathroom. I want to get rid of the tub (only time its used as a tub is for the dog) and put in a walk in shower. I plan to add a 12" bulkhead to contain p...
firefighter Home Improvement 15 1,244 03-26-2022, 11:18 AM
  0 Thread: Epoxy for inlay turning
Post: RE: Epoxy for inlay turning

Been reading in my spare time. Looking at some of the stock I have saved there are several that have large cracks/voids that go about 3/4 of the way through. They vary from hairline to slightly larger...
firefighter Woodturning 5 1,372 08-22-2021, 10:04 AM
  0 Thread: Epoxy for inlay turning
Post: Epoxy for inlay turning

Been reading and watching utube vids on turning using epoxy as filler in knoted or other voids. I'm not ready to go the stabilization route just looking for a good epoxy that can be tinted and turns w...
firefighter Woodturning 5 1,372 08-20-2021, 08:57 AM
  0 Thread: trouble with antler
Post: RE: trouble with antler

gear jammer Wrote: (08-16-2021, 05:35 PM) -- I'm having trouble lining up the curved pieces to drill and come out wrong or to thin on the end. Any suggestions.  Also what is a good finish for antl...
firefighter Woodturning 2 1,039 08-20-2021, 08:48 AM
  0 Thread: Iphone use.
Post: Iphone use.

I liked the phone version in the forums. Now all I can get is the "full size" version which is crowded and not friendly. What happened?
firefighter Questions about using the WoodNet forum features 1 785 01-30-2021, 09:12 AM
  0 Thread: Valspar Clear
Post: RE: Valspar Clear

jteneyck Wrote: (06-13-2020, 09:46 AM) -- I'm really surprised by your comment that a penetrating oil finish peeled off.  They don't form a film so I can see how they could peel off unless you applie...
firefighter Finishing 4 2,075 06-13-2020, 01:30 PM
  0 Thread: Valspar Clear
Post: Valspar Clear

Anybody have any experience with it? Building some flower box holders and would like to keep the natural Wt. oak look. I have not been real thrilled with some previous penetrating oil finishes on both...
firefighter Finishing 4 2,075 06-13-2020, 08:42 AM
  0 Thread: Drawer and jewelry box question
Post: RE: Drawer and jewelry box question

#1 where is the gift going? Do some reading on types of finishes to see what shows dust and such. Gloss finish showes EVERYTHING. When I flock I use the frog tape. Leaves a nice clean line every t...
firefighter Woodworking 1 1,131 06-10-2020, 08:13 AM
  0 Thread: Menards
Post: RE: Menards

Walmart with lumber. They are my go to for plywood, however. Their selection and quality is far better than Lowe's or HD.
firefighter Woodworking 7 3,710 10-05-2019, 05:27 PM
  0 Thread: Spindel Sander
Post: RE: Spindel Sander

I'll have to start keeping an eye on craigslist. Thanks for the input.
firefighter Woodworking Power Tools 22 8,199 12-26-2018, 04:25 PM
  0 Thread: Spindel Sander
Post: Spindel Sander

I have a big project coming up that would make it nice to have a spindle sander. I don't have room for a floor model (and don't want to spend the money) so I'm looking for recommendations. I think the...
firefighter Woodworking Power Tools 22 8,199 12-26-2018, 12:27 PM
  0 Thread: Filler?
Post: Filler?

Turned some massive legs for a farmhouse table. Developed some cracks which I expected. The legs will be painted so filler is not a problem. Just want to make sure I use something that will not come o...
firefighter Woodturning 2 1,750 04-22-2018, 01:35 PM
  0 Thread: Farmhouse table legs
Post: RE: Farmhouse table legs

Good tips. Thanks ya'll. Just happen to be going to HD so l'll look around.
firefighter Woodturning 7 3,272 03-13-2018, 05:22 AM

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