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  0 Thread: Rikon Drill Press Runout
Post: RE: Rikon Drill Press Runout

If it didn’t do this in the past, and it hasn’t been used in a few years…there’s a chance it’s as simple as belts with “set” in them. Belts work better when used. Just a thought. earl
greenacres2 Woodworking Power Tools 7 480 07-28-2022, 07:30 PM
  0 Thread: Thinking About a DF 500 Domino
Post: RE: Thinking About a DF 500 Domino

rwe2156 Wrote: (07-18-2022, 10:30 AM) -- Well, I guess I'm the second guy LOL. I figured if there was ONE Festool I would buy, it would be a Domino.  But its actually turned out to be a sander. ...
greenacres2 Woodworking Power Tools 21 1,177 07-18-2022, 03:34 PM
  0 Thread: Vacuum Resin/epoxy Stabilizing Tool Set-Up - SOLD
Post: RE: Vacuum Resin/epoxy Stabilizing Tool Set-Up

Even if we make it to the All-Star game, it's a little out of range--and i truly need to make a stop in Spencer, IN which is the other direction (but on the way home!! we have consignment items to pi...
greenacres2 Tool Swap N' Sell 5 460 06-21-2022, 10:49 AM
  0 Thread: Vacuum Resin/epoxy Stabilizing Tool Set-Up - SOLD
Post: RE: Vacuum Resin/epoxy Stabilizing Tool Set-Up

How far are you from Bloomington? Great-niece playing in IN All-Star Softball this Saturday...hadn't decided whether to go, but if you're close you might tip the scale! earl (near the northern coast...
greenacres2 Tool Swap N' Sell 5 460 06-20-2022, 12:26 PM
  0 Thread: DW735 Planer
Post: RE: DW735 Planer

@lincmercguy…I haven’t rotated cutters yet, but it’s getting to be time I think. The two I changed were broken by loose knots that I had no business sending through.
greenacres2 Woodworking Power Tools 18 1,396 06-10-2022, 05:41 AM
  0 Thread: DW735 Planer
Post: RE: DW735 Planer

lincmercguy Wrote: (06-09-2022, 01:30 PM) -- I've had mine for 15 years and have been very happy with it. I recently upgraded to a spiral cutter head and would highly recommend it before you buy your...
greenacres2 Woodworking Power Tools 18 1,396 06-09-2022, 03:23 PM
  0 Thread: DW735 Planer
Post: RE: DW735 Planer

Halfathumb Wrote: (06-08-2022, 01:35 PM) -- Not to sound to stupid, but it looks like I'll need a standard 4" PVC elbow with a Dewalt attachment that'll go from the ejection port on the planer to 4" ...
greenacres2 Woodworking Power Tools 18 1,396 06-08-2022, 02:17 PM
  0 Thread: Mortise and pestle questions
Post: RE: Mortise and pestle questions

I’ve only done one mortar & pestle, used Texas Ebony, sanded up through MicroMesh pads. Used no finish of any kind an holding up nicely. Won’t speak to proportions, I needed one, put one in an onlin...
greenacres2 Woodturning 5 400 05-31-2022, 06:44 PM
  0 Thread: Eurekazone shutting down
Post: RE: Eurekazone shutting down

Same here, a few strips and also some saw base inserts. Should be good for several years and at my age that’s likely enough. earl
greenacres2 Woodworking Power Tools 4 722 05-21-2022, 03:11 PM
  0 Thread: Dewalt Planer
Post: RE: Dewalt Planer

I make shallow cuts anyway, so hasn't been a problem. I'm not convinced that the Byrd takes more power than dull straight blades. And...the factory blades fall off quickly enough that i tended to ri...
greenacres2 Woodworking Power Tools 9 887 05-17-2022, 12:03 PM
  0 Thread: Harvey blade cover
Post: RE: Harvey blade cover

kurt18947 Wrote: (05-17-2022, 09:10 AM) -- I think the problem comes with condensation and rust. I'd think that a cold drink with condensation on the outside would be more of an issue. -- Hot will ...
greenacres2 Woodworking Power Tools 10 999 05-17-2022, 09:18 AM
  0 Thread: What is this small part (in a Buffet table) called?
Post: RE: What is this small part (in a Buffet table) ca...

Shelf Pin or Shelf Support.  There are a few standard-ish sizes, most common posts are 5 mm or 1/4".  Since your holes are already drilled, you'll want to match that pin diameter. If you need several...
greenacres2 Woodworking 3 390 05-16-2022, 02:25 PM
  0 Thread: For Sale Jet 22-44-PRO-22-Inch-3-Horsepower-Sander
Post: RE: For Sale Jet 22-44-PRO-22-Inch-3-Horsepower-Sa...

Danny in Houston Wrote: (05-13-2022, 07:10 AM) -- The machine is in my garage in Katy. -- Thanks Danny--that was almost perfect, but my buddy in Katy is on job sites on or near the east coast until...
greenacres2 Tool Swap N' Sell 22 2,764 05-13-2022, 04:08 PM
  0 Thread: Dewalt Planer
Post: RE: Dewalt Planer

Installed a Byrd on my DW735 7 or so years ago. Hobbyist, mostly figured hardwoods. Would do it again for sure. Except for 2 broken cutters (my fault--ran a very loose knot through)--the rest are s...
greenacres2 Woodworking Power Tools 9 887 05-13-2022, 04:02 PM
  0 Thread: For Sale Jet 22-44-PRO-22-Inch-3-Horsepower-Sander
Post: RE: For Sale Jet 22-44-PRO-22-Inch-3-Horsepower-Sa...

Hey Danny--how far are you from Katy? Or Beaumont?? I've got contacts in both that might be able to help me out. Hate to lean on anybody, but this thing is staying available too long so i might hav...
greenacres2 Tool Swap N' Sell 22 2,764 05-11-2022, 10:17 AM
  0 Thread: Sharpening system help
Post: RE: Sharpening system help

Correct, not a water cooled….just a 1 hp Rikon 1750 (or 1725?) grinder. The CBN wheels do a lot of work with minimal heat, and don’t change size, the 1/2 hp grinder would be fine, just takes a few e...
greenacres2 Woodworking Power Tools 10 802 05-11-2022, 05:45 AM
  0 Thread: Miter Track- Black
Post: RE: Miter Track- Black

Most of Jessem's extrusions are black in their router tables.  i'm not seeing extra extrusions on their web site, but they must have a source.  Looks like 80/20 does a line of black also--just a quest...
greenacres2 Woodworking Power Tools 9 784 05-10-2022, 03:35 PM
  0 Thread: Sharpening system help
Post: RE: Sharpening system help

If you ask 10 turners what to sharpen with, you'll likely get 15 answers and something resembling a street fight!! I found that for taking classes and/or "play dates" at other folks' shops-the most c...
greenacres2 Woodworking Power Tools 10 802 05-10-2022, 12:41 PM
  0 Thread: Removing pulley from planer
Post: RE: Removing pulley from planer

If you haven’t already, not a bad idea to check for a second set screw behind the first one. Kind of a locking arrangement. Earl
greenacres2 Woodworking Power Tools 7 461 05-03-2022, 05:35 AM
  0 Thread: Carbide Chisel Set
Post: RE: Carbide Chisel Set

bpatters69 Wrote: (04-24-2022, 02:30 PM) -- I have the Delta Tabletop Lathe which I bought and I have hardly used. I have seen Mini Lath sets which I presume are for making pens? I am thinking I want...
greenacres2 Woodturning 14 1,006 04-26-2022, 08:06 AM

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