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  0 Thread: Edge Banding bits
Post: RE: Edge Banding bits

(08-27-2021, 08:22 PM)MT Woodworker Wrote: I do like and use my pin nailer a lot. Very useful tool. I agree, I have one and I find it useful attaching moulding, but I don't use many nails in my bui...
PaulM85 Woodworking 12 926 08-28-2021, 02:23 AM
  0 Thread: Bora Portamate - PM - P254
Post: RE: Bora Portamate - PM - P254

I purchased one about a month ago for a public shop I run, our Porter Cable died and I didn't want to replace the speed control circuit board again. That seems to be a weak point in them. I found the ...
PaulM85 Woodworking Power Tools 4 464 08-27-2021, 01:43 AM
  0 Thread: Thinning titebond. How much is too much?
Post: RE: Thinning titebond. How much is too much?

(08-23-2021, 09:57 AM)Kudzu Wrote: You need bigger needles. I have some made for glue that work perfect.  You are just using to small a needle.  Go to a Feed store, that sells horse and cattle supp...
PaulM85 Woodworking 14 948 08-23-2021, 10:18 PM
  0 Thread: Assembling a drawer
Post: RE: Assembling a drawer

Gcook12, if I understand you correctly, the buffet has a curved front and the drawers are shaped/curved to match. I repair a lot of old furniture, I have a full time repair shop. When I repair furnitu...
PaulM85 Woodworking 11 982 08-23-2021, 10:04 PM
  0 Thread: Edge Banding bits
Post: RE: Edge Banding bits

Fred and Kyle,        Thanks for the input. Honestly, the only plywood shelves I've ever made I made for pre-existing garage cabinets. I've always used 5/4 boards finished to 1 inch or more for every ...
PaulM85 Woodworking 12 926 08-22-2021, 08:28 PM
  0 Thread: Edge Banding bits
Post: RE: Edge Banding bits

The reasons I am going to try a set out are, to help add a bit of support to the shelves (to prevent long term sagging) and I thought the additional surface area would provide a better long term bond ...
PaulM85 Woodworking 12 926 08-20-2021, 06:57 PM
  0 Thread: Edge Banding bits
Post: Edge Banding bits

I've been looking at plywood edge banding bits, basically 2 styles are available, a V-style and one with a center tongue and groove. Any pros and cons for the different styles from those of you that h...
PaulM85 Woodworking 12 926 08-18-2021, 09:34 PM
  0 Thread: Wandering router bits
Post: RE: Wandering router bits

(07-12-2021, 06:59 PM)NickNC Wrote: Hey all.  I’ve gotten a lot of good tips and tricks lurking around here over the years.  Often, if I have an issue or question, I just hit the search box and it’s...
PaulM85 Woodworking 17 1,754 07-12-2021, 10:09 PM
  0 Thread: Titebond ii extended
Post: RE: Titebond ii extended

(06-06-2021, 02:26 PM)wing nut Wrote: Does anyone here use titebond II extended and how does setup time compare with just titebond II thanks I used it when it first came out. I didn't see a great d...
PaulM85 Woodworking 6 887 06-06-2021, 10:35 PM
  0 Thread: Powermatic 64A - should I upgrade?
Post: RE: Powermatic 64A - should I upgrade?

(04-02-2021, 11:44 PM)Tapper Wrote: Sorry Paul, but I've heard all this drivel about shop safety relative to tablesaws here and elsewhere for years now. Nobody here that I've heard is recommending t...
PaulM85 Woodworking Power Tools 31 3,836 04-03-2021, 11:32 PM
  0 Thread: Powermatic 64A - should I upgrade?
Post: RE: Powermatic 64A - should I upgrade?

(04-02-2021, 10:14 AM)Tapper Wrote: Sorry, but not true in this case. This technology protects even the "idiots", at least against catastrophic injury due to touching the blade. I've had my Sawstop ...
PaulM85 Woodworking Power Tools 31 3,836 04-02-2021, 11:05 PM
  0 Thread: Powermatic 64A - should I upgrade?
Post: RE: Powermatic 64A - should I upgrade?

(03-27-2021, 10:37 PM)Hardwood Wrote: I have a Powermatic 64A contractor saw that I bought new about 20 years ago.  It's been a good saw for me, but lately I've become frustrated with it. I'm wonder...
PaulM85 Woodworking Power Tools 31 3,836 04-01-2021, 11:59 PM
  0 Thread: Laguna 12-16
Post: RE: Laguna 12-16

(03-13-2021, 06:31 AM)jstraw Wrote: That’s some great information.  I like the looks and options of Laguna stuff, but have heard various complaints about customer service.  Your insight as someone w...
PaulM85 Woodworking Power Tools 6 1,164 03-14-2021, 10:59 PM
  0 Thread: Sanding discs, best deal?
Post: RE: Sanding discs, best deal?

(03-03-2021, 11:12 AM)Cooler Wrote: I thought it would be easier to order sanding discs from Amazon than going to Lowes.  And possibly cheaper too. But there are so many options that I cannot figur...
PaulM85 Woodworking Power Tools 11 1,458 03-13-2021, 12:22 AM
  0 Thread: Laguna 12-16
Post: RE: Laguna 12-16

(03-12-2021, 07:44 AM)Ruffturn® Wrote: Looking at replacing my HFT 12x36 34706 after 20 years of use. I need a little more power but want a minimum speed a whole bunch lower. I've been between the J...
PaulM85 Woodworking Power Tools 6 1,164 03-13-2021, 12:08 AM
  0 Thread: Help to determine fair selling price
Post: RE: Help to determine fair selling price

(02-06-2021, 11:19 PM)Qpete01 Wrote: Looking for honest opinions on estimated value on the following. My father passed last year and left me a garage full of tools. Unfortunately I don’t have room f...
PaulM85 Woodworking Power Tools 18 2,239 02-14-2021, 12:44 AM
  0 Thread: Doh!
Post: RE: Doh!

(01-18-2021, 10:59 AM)KC Wrote: So I cut all the parts for a little mesquite coffee table base sometime prior to 2008.  Moved it twice now.  Managed to not lose any parts in all that time.  Figured ...
PaulM85 Woodworking 21 2,197 02-12-2021, 01:50 AM
  0 Thread: dining chair rehab
Post: RE: dining chair rehab

(11-11-2020, 05:24 AM)ed kerns Wrote: Really some excellent advice here guys - thank you all! Paul, I'm about half way through the chair repairs and have been pretty much following the techniques yo...
PaulM85 Woodworking 20 2,823 11-16-2020, 09:09 PM
  0 Thread: dining chair rehab
Post: RE: dining chair rehab

(11-05-2020, 04:18 PM)ed kerns Wrote: In a revolting turn of events I've gotten roped into rebuilding a set of dining room chairs. Every joint (mostly dowel joints) is loose, and over the years, som...
PaulM85 Woodworking 20 2,823 11-08-2020, 11:50 PM
  0 Thread: Teknatool woes - disappointed
Post: RE: Teknatool woes - disappointed

I run a public woodshop with about 135 members, with various skill levels. I also maintain and repair the equipment. Drill Presses have been a sore spot for us for the past decade. We have had many pi...
PaulM85 Woodworking 58 9,778 10-27-2020, 12:56 AM

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