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  0 Thread: Timing on new bandsaw purchase
Post: RE: Timing on new bandsaw purchase

larryboy2911 Wrote: (06-12-2022, 10:16 AM) -- I'm ready to spring for a new bandsaw and have chosen the Laguna 1412.  As of today, they run $1599 + tax.  I know this has increased considerably over t...
MarkWells Woodworking Power Tools 13 655 06-16-2022, 08:45 AM
  0 Thread: DW735 Planer
Post: RE: DW735 Planer

Halfathumb Wrote: (06-08-2022, 10:56 AM) -- Is there a dust chut available for this model. -- If you have a powerful dust collector (ClearVue, PM1900, etc.) and have 6" duct work, you can buy a hoo...
MarkWells Woodworking Power Tools 18 1,023 06-14-2022, 09:07 PM
  0 Thread: Lie-Nielsen Toolworks
Post: RE: Lie-Nielsen Toolworks

iclark Wrote: (04-08-2022, 11:01 PM) -- That said, early on in my getting back into woodworking, I went to a LN roadshow in Tampa. It was a terrible experience. -- Sorry you had a bad experience.  ...
MarkWells Woodworking Hand Tools 27 2,931 04-13-2022, 06:47 AM
  0 Thread: Work Bench glue up ?
Post: RE: Work Bench glue up ?

2link2 Wrote: (01-31-2022, 09:43 AM) -- Another thought I have is on the glue up is, I was taught years ago to glue 100% meaning apply glue to both surfaces and I've always done this but have never g...
MarkWells Woodworking 16 1,239 01-31-2022, 06:37 PM
  0 Thread: HTTPS certificate expired
Post: HTTPS certificate expired

I'm sure you guys are already on this, but for me using Firefox, all of the forum pages are missing the CSS stylesheet.   The other pages work fine.  For example: https://forums.woodnet.net/forumdi...
MarkWells Questions about using the WoodNet forum features 1 2,307 01-23-2022, 09:47 AM
  0 Thread: Living without a Miter Saw? Festool table instead?
Post: RE: Living without a Miter Saw? Festool table inst...

jteneyck Wrote: (01-22-2022, 03:19 PM) -- You are more ambitious than most, including me.  I can't imagine ripping and edging all of the faceframe material required to build a set of kitchen cabinets...
MarkWells Woodworking Power Tools 32 2,131 01-22-2022, 04:22 PM
  0 Thread: Living without a Miter Saw? Festool table instead?
Post: RE: Living without a Miter Saw? Festool table inst...

jteneyck Wrote: (01-21-2022, 10:59 AM) -- How do you cut sheet goods or rip a piece of wood to 1" width?  -- My first choice ripping is band saw.  I rip it and then clean up the edge with a hand pl...
MarkWells Woodworking Power Tools 32 2,131 01-21-2022, 10:04 PM
  0 Thread: Living without a Miter Saw? Festool table instead?
Post: RE: Living without a Miter Saw? Festool table inst...

I am primarily a hand tool woodworker who works out of 9x19 shop.  My guess based on the picture is that your shop is about the same size.  I have never owned a table saw. Twenty years ago I was al...
MarkWells Woodworking Power Tools 32 2,131 01-20-2022, 09:47 PM
  0 Thread: Open ceiling insulation in workshop?
Post: RE: Open ceiling insulation in workshop?

Another consideration is that fiberglass insulation is not fireproof.  I believe the building code says it is supposed to be covered with 1/2" sheetrock or 3/4" plywood.  Depending on what you do in y...
MarkWells Woodworking 9 658 01-20-2022, 09:04 PM
  0 Thread: Can A Hobbyist Sell Items?
Post: RE: Can A Hobbyist Sell Items?

BrentDH Wrote: (01-11-2022, 03:19 PM) -- The government sure doesn't seem to want to make it easy to do any kind of a trial run. -- I think the most important thing to figure out is why you want to...
MarkWells Woodworking 19 2,032 01-11-2022, 10:35 PM
  0 Thread: To all shop layout savants.
Post: RE: To all shop layout savants.

iublue Wrote: (12-24-2021, 07:23 PM) -- I think I have decided on the size of my new shop.  Interior dimensions of 35'6 x 29'. I am now planning the layout to maximize efficiency of the space and re...
MarkWells Woodworking 16 1,603 01-03-2022, 04:44 AM
  0 Thread: "not activated"
Post: RE: "not activated"

Will you please activate my account?  I remember trying to activate, but it didn't work.  I don't know the details. Mark
MarkWells Questions about using the WoodNet forum features 4 2,238 01-02-2022, 09:19 PM
  0 Thread: round bottom spokeshave recommendations please
Post: RE: round bottom spokeshave recommendations please

Howard Pollack Wrote: (12-29-2021, 10:46 AM) -- Hi,  I'd like to purchase a round bottom spokeshave for working on concave surfaces.  I'd appreciate recommendations and/or thoughts. -- I have the Li...
MarkWells Woodworking Hand Tools 8 880 01-02-2022, 08:52 PM
  0 Thread: Shop Lighting
Post: RE: Shop Lighting

fredhargis Wrote: (11-19-2021, 12:15 PM) -- No, I have the tube type LEDs. I tried to post a pic but can't seem to get it small enough. -- In case it's still not clear, I'm pretty sure fredhargis i...
MarkWells Woodworking 20 1,836 11-20-2021, 04:28 PM
  0 Thread: Shop Lighting
Post: RE: Shop Lighting

Oldwood2409 Wrote: (11-18-2021, 06:42 PM) -- I am in the final process of building a new shop (worked out of a two car garage for 30 yrs). My question is around lighting. There are recommendations th...
MarkWells Woodworking 20 1,836 11-18-2021, 08:16 PM
  0 Thread: Wood toy recommendation
Post: RE: Wood toy recommendation

Making toys is a fun design challenge.  They are small enough that you usually don't take that long.  Also, you get to think about what makes an object really look like a car, boat or plane.  And of c...
MarkWells Woodworking 8 1,200 07-22-2021, 07:06 AM
  0 Thread: Building out of Construction Lumber
Post: RE: Building out of Construction Lumber

photobug Wrote: (09-17-2020, 01:09 PM) -- I am planning on building a dining room table bench, using plans i found online.  It will be mostly 4x4s for the base structure and a 2x6 and 2x10s for the s...
MarkWells Woodworking 25 6,117 04-04-2021, 08:50 PM
  0 Thread: band saw illumination
Post: RE: band saw illumination

barryvabeach Wrote: (03-29-2021, 07:04 PM) -- Hey Mark,  I bought this one after reading your message. -  https://www.amazon.com/JANSANE-Lighting-...193&sr=8-8 (https://www.amazon.com/JANSANE-Lightin...
MarkWells Woodworking 35 5,411 03-30-2021, 09:15 PM
  0 Thread: band saw illumination
Post: RE: band saw illumination

I'm using a "magnetic sewing machine light."  This is a magnetic base with a bunch of LEDs.  I don't have a specific brand to recommend because on Amazon and Aliexpress there are a bunch of versions t...
MarkWells Woodworking 35 5,411 03-22-2021, 09:46 PM
  0 Thread: Zoom for Woodworking Club Meetings
Post: RE: Zoom for Woodworking Club Meetings

wjt Wrote: (12-30-2020, 05:21 PM) -- Anyone here belong to a Woodworkers Guild that is using Zoom meetings in place of in person events. If so I would appreciate some feedback on how it is working...
MarkWells Woodworking 5 1,563 02-11-2021, 10:27 PM

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