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  0 Thread: Looking at a DJ-20
Post: RE: Looking at a DJ-20

WxMan Wrote: (10-16-2021, 04:00 PM) -- A friend is liquidating his shop and getting out of serious woodworking.  I am looking at picking up several of his machines.  My question is about his Delta DJ...
Philip1231 Woodworking Power Tools 16 932 10-16-2021, 05:05 PM
  0 Thread: Icemaker Install
Post: RE: Icemaker Install

Snipe Hunter Wrote: (10-09-2021, 05:00 AM) -- A hammer drill will destroy the tile. The tile is harder than carbide so that's a no-go. A diamond drill will work for you. 1/2" at Home Depot (https://w...
Philip1231 Home Improvement 10 603 10-12-2021, 05:51 PM
  0 Thread: denatured alcohol formulation
Post: RE: denatured alcohol formulation

Seems to me I have heard that some use Everclear, 190 proof (95%) grain alcohol (ethanol) for finishing. I am sure its not the cheapest option, but it has no denaturing additives (e.g, methanol) so if...
Philip1231 Finishing 10 890 10-12-2021, 05:44 PM
  0 Thread: secret santa 2021
Post: RE: secret santa 2021

Santa's_Elves Wrote: (10-09-2021, 01:29 PM) -- Philip you have to sign up to participate.  See post at top of the Hand Tool Forum -- Dear Santa's Elves: Santa has already blessed me with the toys f...
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 5 480 10-09-2021, 06:20 PM
  0 Thread: Shaker Sideboard: I'm In Fine Woodworking!
Post: RE: Shaker Sideboard: I'm In Fine Woodworking!

Gary G™ Wrote: (10-03-2021, 12:00 PM) -- Beautiful piece of furniture. Thanks for making the time to post this build-along and sharing your experiences. It’s been a fun read and very worthwhile. --...
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 196 40,103 10-08-2021, 07:38 PM
  0 Thread: Mallet handle
Post: RE: Mallet handle

adamcherubini Wrote: (10-06-2021, 07:52 PM) -- Just a couple thoughts. The classic joiners mallet has a tapered handle. Be sure to Google it to understand what I’m talking about. The taper stops the ...
Philip1231 Woodworking 19 1,173 10-08-2021, 07:37 PM
  0 Thread: Couple Byrd head quickie questions
Post: RE: Couple Byrd head quickie questions

I never used lubricant on the cutter screws: my logic was that the putting oil on the screws will impact the torque setting. Here is link to their video install instructions: they do not mention using...
Philip1231 Woodworking Power Tools 10 663 10-06-2021, 07:44 AM
  0 Thread: secret santa 2021
Post: RE: secret santa 2021

Wait: not sure I understand this whole Secret Santa thing, but how much do I have to pay to make sure that Pedder is my Secret Santa?
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 5 480 10-02-2021, 03:54 PM
  0 Thread: Shaker Sideboard: I'm In Fine Woodworking!
Post: RE: Shaker Sideboard: I'm In Fine Woodworking!

AlistairD Wrote: (10-02-2021, 09:41 AM) -- Wow it looks fantastic! And congrats on the FWW feature. -- Thank-you sir: much appreciated!
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 196 40,103 10-02-2021, 03:53 PM
  0 Thread: one lawyer saw
Post: RE: one lawyer saw

Pedder: Excellent! Phil
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 9 699 09-22-2021, 05:24 PM
  0 Thread: cherry closet wall
Post: RE: cherry closet wall

Beautiful! Perhaps the Walnut(and sometimes Cherry) Guy?
Philip1231 Woodworking 15 1,034 09-18-2021, 02:36 PM
  0 Thread: SOLD:Slot Mortiser Bits
Post: SOLD:Slot Mortiser Bits

I have a trio of slot mortiser bits for sale. These are either unused or used for a handful of mortises in cherry: all in like-new condition. As far as I can recall, they are either US, German, or I...
Philip1231 Tool Swap N' Sell 0 281 09-17-2021, 04:58 PM
  0 Thread: Trip to Albany NY
Post: RE: Trip to Albany NY

I lived in the Troy/Albany area for a couple of years (many years ago) and I am not aware of anything special in this region associated with WW. There is the Northeastern Woodworkers Association Fine ...
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 1 414 09-16-2021, 05:41 PM
  0 Thread: Bench Chisels with Blackwood Handles
Post: RE: Bench Chisels with Blackwood Handles

Beautiful! And yes, inquiring minds want to know: do you make paring chisels?
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 11 1,191 09-13-2021, 03:40 PM
  0 Thread: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!
Post: RE: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!

BillN Wrote: (09-08-2021, 04:04 PM) -- Beautiful work! -- Bill: thanks much sir: Phil
Philip1231 Woodworking 34 5,029 09-09-2021, 04:57 PM
  0 Thread: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!
Post: RE: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!

Martin S. Wrote: (09-07-2021, 01:25 PM) -- Looks great Philip! -- Martin: Thank you Sir: much appreciated! Phil
Philip1231 Woodworking 34 5,029 09-08-2021, 06:47 AM
  0 Thread: The Staked Chair Project Begins
Post: RE: The Staked Chair Project Begins

Pedder Wrote: (09-06-2021, 03:19 PM) -- Hi Phil, took a look over at the SMC and saw the chair and the table. Wounderful. Really. Perfect set. Cheers Pedder -- Pedder: Thanks much! This stuf...
Philip1231 Woodworking Hand Tools 30 9,707 09-08-2021, 06:46 AM
  0 Thread: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!
Post: RE: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!

Belle City Woodworking Wrote: (09-06-2021, 09:08 AM) -- Beautiful work Philip! -- Thank you Sir: much appreciated!
Philip1231 Woodworking 34 5,029 09-06-2021, 02:08 PM
  0 Thread: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!
Post: RE: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!

Hank Knight Wrote: (09-01-2021, 04:45 PM) -- Simple and classic. I like it a lot. Nice qwork Philip. -- Hank: Thanks very much! Used that "trick" for the wide bevel on the ends of the top and it wo...
Philip1231 Woodworking 34 5,029 09-05-2021, 07:51 AM
  0 Thread: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!
Post: RE: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!

Thanks to all! Hard to beat curly cherry for outstanding character. These pictures were taken with an iphone: no trick photography involved!
Philip1231 Woodworking 34 5,029 08-31-2021, 04:39 PM

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