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  0 Thread: Plywood Gripe
Post: RE: Plywood Gripe

After you design your project, use a cutlist sheet goods optimizer (https://www.opticutter.com/cut-list-optimizer/result#form) to minimize waste of your sheet goods.  Then, at the point of purchase, y...
Danny in Houston Woodworking 17 912 01-10-2023, 04:36 PM
  0 Thread: Back in the Saddle
Post: RE: Back in the Saddle

Tapper Wrote: (01-06-2023, 10:50 AM) -- Looking good! I built 20+ drawers for some shop cabinets a couple of years ago and used my Incra jig on the router table to dovetail them. It was a production ...
Danny in Houston Woodworking 8 642 01-06-2023, 11:12 AM
  0 Thread: Back in the Saddle
Post: Back in the Saddle

Haven't cut a dovetail in about 8 years, completed a drawer for a build in for practice before I start my next furniture project.  I'm pleased with these:
Danny in Houston Woodworking 8 642 01-06-2023, 09:50 AM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

After several years finally have my shop up and running again.
Danny in Houston Woodworking 1,691 547,372 01-05-2023, 09:25 AM
  0 Thread: Pope Benedict Casket
Post: RE: Pope Benedict Casket

The casket also has compound angles.  If you have ever visited the Vatican it's easy to guess there are some very skilled craftsmen available.   Found this (https://www.nationalworld.com/news/world/p...
Danny in Houston Woodworking 8 787 01-05-2023, 09:13 AM
  0 Thread: Pope Benedict Casket
Post: Pope Benedict Casket

Hand cut dovetails?
Danny in Houston Woodworking 8 787 01-05-2023, 07:18 AM
  0 Thread: Goodbye Powered Router Table
Post: RE: Goodbye Powered Router Table

Haven't cut a dovetail in about 8 years decided to do a practice box first before I start the furniture.  The practice box will be a build in drawer in our master bathroom, replacing a laundry chute w...
Danny in Houston Woodworking Hand Tools 4 743 01-04-2023, 10:00 PM
  0 Thread: Goodbye Powered Router Table
Post: Goodbye Powered Router Table

finally setting up my workshop again after moving to a new house and a few years of inactivity.  Preparing to built a bedroom set, and I had previously used a powered router table to make my mortices ...
Danny in Houston Woodworking Hand Tools 4 743 12-20-2022, 02:02 PM
  0 Thread: Need to make a basic router table for a PC 690
Post: RE: Need to make a basic router table for a PC 690

Ridgeway Wrote: (11-15-2022, 11:08 AM) -- Agree.  The mistake I made was getting a lift with fine adjust, rather than coarse.  Basically it taxes double the cranks to raise and lower the router.  Whe...
Danny in Houston Woodworking Power Tools 12 1,019 12-05-2022, 03:49 PM
  0 Thread: WTB Drum Sander 16/32
Post: WTB Drum Sander 16/32

Looking for a medium size drum sander such as a Jet / Performax 16/32.
Danny in Houston Tool Swap N' Sell 0 224 11-14-2022, 09:34 AM
  0 Thread: Wood question for the Texans
Post: RE: Wood question for the Texans

Or maybe pecan, like this conference table I made for our church. :D
Danny in Houston Woodworking 7 670 09-26-2022, 01:44 PM
  0 Thread: Wood question for the Texans
Post: RE: Wood question for the Texans

AHill Wrote: (09-20-2022, 07:05 AM) -- While I no longer live in Texas, I do have 18 years as a Texan in McAllen, Fort Worth, and El Paso. Live oak has a very distinct grain, but it's also somewha...
Danny in Houston Woodworking 7 670 09-26-2022, 01:39 PM
  0 Thread: Paul Sellers sharpening system, which diamond stones?
Post: RE: Paul Sellers sharpening system, which diamond ...

One thing I don't get about Sellers - when I used to visit Homestead Heritage, everything there was organic and home grown.  After a morning of woodworking class we would eat lunch at the restaurant, ...
Danny in Houston Woodworking Hand Tools 152 11,517 06-27-2022, 07:44 PM
  0 Thread: Paul Sellers sharpening system, which diamond stones?
Post: RE: Paul Sellers sharpening system, which diamond ...

wmickley Wrote: (04-26-2022, 03:33 PM) -- Paul Sellers puts on an act as if he knows how to prepare stock by hand, but when I watch him it is obvious that he is a beginner, going through the motions....
Danny in Houston Woodworking Hand Tools 152 11,517 06-09-2022, 10:54 AM
  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...

Wild Turkey Wrote: (05-25-2022, 08:00 AM) -- I'll take it.  Details in PM. -- We have a deal.  It's going to a good home.
Danny in Houston Tool Swap N' Sell 22 3,472 05-26-2022, 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...

Wild Turkey Wrote: (05-24-2022, 09:05 PM) -- Very seriously considering it.  Would it fit in bed of medium sized pickup with topper? Gotta talk to a couple of people tomorrow. -- I'll post the d...
Danny in Houston Tool Swap N' Sell 22 3,472 05-25-2022, 07:26 AM
  0 Thread: pool electrical questions
Post: RE: pool electrical questions

I also recently bought a house with a dead lamp in the pool - for now I have an air gap in place until I get it fixed.  I worked for a few years as an apprentice electrician, I'm a licensed engineer, ...
Danny in Houston Home Improvement 9 870 05-17-2022, 11:29 AM
  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...

greenacres2 Wrote: (05-11-2022, 10:17 AM) -- 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 thin...
Danny in Houston Tool Swap N' Sell 22 3,472 05-13-2022, 07:10 AM
  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...

Last price reduction $650
Danny in Houston Tool Swap N' Sell 22 3,472 05-06-2022, 03:27 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...

Price drop - $795
Danny in Houston Tool Swap N' Sell 22 3,472 04-29-2022, 09:12 PM

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