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  0 Thread: Miter saw table lube
Post: RE: Miter saw table lube

MT Woodworker Wrote: (05-17-2022, 04:20 PM) -- Miter saw table was getting hard to rotate and grinding a little. Took it completely apart, cleaned, going to polish the rotating mating surfaces tom...
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 1 146 05-19-2022, 01:02 PM
  0 Thread: New Bathroom Faucet installation... leak! Pictures
Post: RE: New Bathroom Faucet installation... leak! Pict...

I’d cut / shorten the plastic wall tube a bit.    That will allow you rotate the bottom of trap towards the center of the cabinet more , which will align the whole shootin match.
Cabinet Monkey Home Improvement 9 315 05-18-2022, 01:44 PM
  0 Thread: Johnson Paste Wax is discontinued
Post: RE: Johnson Paste Wax is discontinued

Petertaylor Wrote: (05-16-2022, 07:35 PM) -- Someone said make sure a new choice of wax does not have silicone.  How would silicone be harmful? -- If it gets on your wood , you’ll have a nightmare ...
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking 19 1,001 05-16-2022, 08:45 PM
  0 Thread: Miter Track- Black
Post: RE: Miter Track- Black

stav Wrote: (05-10-2022, 12:30 PM) -- Could you get some uncolored aluminum and stain it black? -- How does one “stain” aluminum ?
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 10 515 05-14-2022, 09:23 AM
  0 Thread: Ridgid planer screaming
Post: RE: Ridgid planer screaming

I’m betting the bearings are going out.
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 10 512 05-10-2022, 09:35 PM
  0 Thread: Replace 16 y/o old Heat Pump...
Post: RE: Replace 16 y/o old Heat Pump...

Until a manual j calculation is done for your home - none of your “quotes” are worth a darn.  I also question this being your “forever house” when all the bedrooms are upstairs.  That aside , yo...
Cabinet Monkey Home Improvement 20 634 05-10-2022, 09:33 PM
  0 Thread: Makita Track saw question.
Post: RE: Makita Track saw question.

paul2004 Wrote: (05-03-2022, 04:07 PM) -- I have the makita track saw. I join the two tracks together with Makita's connector. There's only one bar in it. It works fine for me.  I cut up sheets of p...
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 6 360 05-04-2022, 09:41 PM
  0 Thread: Reasonably priced router lift?
Post: RE: Reasonably priced router lift?

YOU are going to have to define “reasonable” before we can attempt to give you any meaningful recs. :s
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 16 789 05-04-2022, 09:40 PM
  0 Thread: Makita Track saw question.
Post: RE: Makita Track saw question.

Leandre Wrote: (05-02-2022, 10:07 AM) -- thanks everyone for the replies @ Cabinet Monkey ohhh thanks for this. ive saved it for a later time. decided to leave the track saw for now. i'll just kee...
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 6 360 05-02-2022, 08:23 PM
  0 Thread: Makita Track saw question.
Post: RE: Makita Track saw question.

Leandre Wrote: (05-01-2022, 02:45 AM) -- hi guys a quick question. im in the market for a track saw and looking at the Makita one. problem being its really hard to find a 118" track and was wondering...
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 6 360 05-01-2022, 05:16 PM
  0 Thread: DeWalt Track Saw Guides
Post: RE: DeWalt Track Saw Guides

Lumber Yard® Wrote: (04-26-2022, 06:29 PM) -- It works in a pinch but if you consistently need the length the only way to go is having the longer rail. IMO -- Not if you’re working all across town ...
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 10 566 04-27-2022, 11:32 PM
  0 Thread: Festool vs Makita Track saws
Post: RE: Festool vs Makita Track saws

FireWood Wrote: (04-26-2022, 02:18 PM) -- Ahh.   I didn't realize that.   I think you just convinced me to get a corded FSK. -- FWIW -  Metabo and Mafell also make versions of that system
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 9 548 04-26-2022, 03:49 PM
  0 Thread: Stainless steel
Post: RE: Stainless steel

Quote: -- Is there a secret to drilling stainless that I need to know about?  -- Cobalt drill bits and cutting fluid is your friend.
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 12 567 04-26-2022, 03:42 PM
  0 Thread: Festool vs Makita Track saws
Post: RE: Festool vs Makita Track saws

FireWood Wrote: (04-26-2022, 11:36 AM) -- Why is that?  Are the Makita saws heavier than the equivalent festool saws? -- Because the reg. festool/makita tracksaws are a lot bigger , heavier and more...
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 9 548 04-26-2022, 12:04 PM
  Wink Thread: DeWalt Track Saw Guides
Post: RE: DeWalt Track Saw Guides

For me the answer boils down to : do you need the portability of shorter tracks ? If you're shop based and have a long section of wall, ect... to store a 100" + rail , then that's the way to go.  A...
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 10 566 04-26-2022, 10:26 AM
  0 Thread: Festool vs Makita Track saws
Post: RE: Festool vs Makita Track saws

Don't know about the compatibility of the FSK rail with non FSK saws................................ but I do know that even if they are compatible - they are going to be too large and heavy to b...
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 9 548 04-26-2022, 10:14 AM
  0 Thread: Electric hand planer ... which one ?
Post: RE: Electric hand planer ... which one ?

Is chip collection with a vac important to you ? If so Bosch is prob. the best bet.  Some (or all now) have a selectable chip extraction lever that throws the chips left or right depending on what ...
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 6 292 04-22-2022, 05:17 PM
  0 Thread: DeWalt DW411 Dust Collection
Post: RE: DeWalt DW411 Dust Collection

wjt Wrote: (04-13-2022, 01:58 PM) -- Please post a picture of your sander so I can see if mine is damaged. Also explain incompatible technique. When parts fall off a tool when in use - which has ...
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 4 315 04-14-2022, 10:28 PM
  0 Thread: DeWalt DW411 Dust Collection
Post: RE: DeWalt DW411 Dust Collection

I've had that sander since the early 80's in B&D professional livery and have been using the vac fitting since new.  I cannot ever recall it falling, slipping or getting nudged off in use. Either y...
Cabinet Monkey Woodworking Power Tools 4 315 04-13-2022, 09:55 AM
  0 Thread: Bath and Shower installation cost question
Post: RE: Bath and Shower installation cost question

Quote: -- The company is well established in the area (47 years) and has all 5 stars reviews, etc, etc. So I can expect about 30% overhead in pricing due to expectations of good quality and company...
Cabinet Monkey Home Improvement 14 660 04-05-2022, 05:56 PM

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