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  0 Thread: SawStop: Eating Crow
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R Clark Wrote: (09-10-2022, 07:55 AM) -- Sorry to hear about your friend. Back when I was still on active duty with the Air Force, I had a wing commander who always preached safety.  It was pretty...
Bach1750 Woodworking Power Tools 41 1,909 09-13-2022, 02:16 PM
  0 Thread: Hi, beginner with some questions.
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Lean, sounds like you're probably going for a table saw - good choice I think, table saws and track saws are both fine for what they do, they're just different animals.  I'm a little confused by sugge...
Bach1750 Woodworking Power Tools 90 7,710 03-03-2022, 05:32 PM
  0 Thread: Hi, beginner with some questions.
Post: RE: Hi, beginner with some questions.

I have a very small shop too, about 13 x 17 and can rip a 4 x 8 sheet if I have to, but like the others said, it's just much easier to do with a circular saw or have it broken down where you buy it.  ...
Bach1750 Woodworking Power Tools 90 7,710 02-28-2022, 01:50 PM
  0 Thread: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw
Post: RE: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw

kurt18947 Wrote: (08-13-2021, 06:02 AM) -- Do you have a bearings and drives type place anywhere near you? If you haven't already ordered, you could take your shredded belt to one of those places and...
Bach1750 Woodworking Power Tools 11 2,074 08-16-2021, 12:18 PM
  0 Thread: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw
Post: RE: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw

kurt18947 Wrote: (08-08-2021, 05:03 AM) -- Iturra is still in business AFAIK. He just chose to not have a web presence. For sure get a new better quality blade. The blades that ship on new band saws ...
Bach1750 Woodworking Power Tools 11 2,074 08-09-2021, 04:28 PM
  0 Thread: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw
Post: RE: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw

KyleD Wrote: (08-04-2021, 07:41 AM) -- I think you are referring to the Iturra Design catalogue. It was very helpful when I set up my 14" Delta bandsaw for re-sawing. I set this up before the steel f...
Bach1750 Woodworking Power Tools 11 2,074 08-04-2021, 11:25 AM
  0 Thread: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw
Post: RE: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw

KyleD Wrote: (08-03-2021, 08:11 AM) -- I have the Ricon version of that saw and it works great. I keep a 3/16 10 tip blade in it. Bought it so I could keep a re-saw blade in the larger bandsaw and us...
Bach1750 Woodworking Power Tools 11 2,074 08-03-2021, 11:02 AM
  0 Thread: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw
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Roly Wrote: (08-02-2021, 03:37 PM) -- Try this SITE (https://www.rikonparts.com/product/124-21400) as it is made by Rikon.   Item 135 poly v belt.   Roly -- Thanks, looks like they have it.  The st...
Bach1750 Woodworking Power Tools 11 2,074 08-02-2021, 05:24 PM
  0 Thread: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw
Post: Need parts for Craftsman 10" bandsaw

Is there a preferred source for bandsaw parts?  The drive belt on my Craftsman 10" bandsaw (model #21400 I think) shreded and most sites I found said the part has been discontinued.  I found a variety...
Bach1750 Woodworking Power Tools 11 2,074 08-02-2021, 01:30 PM
  0 Thread: Sawstop contractor vs Unisaw
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Wild Turkey Wrote: (02-28-2021, 11:23 AM) -- Spent yesterday afternoon in the Kleinert Kutz Hand Care Center.  Let my dado nibble on back of left ring and index fingers.  Lost nail bed on ring finger...
Bach1750 Woodworking Power Tools 24 4,283 03-01-2021, 01:40 PM
  0 Thread: Router bit stocking stuffers
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fishhh4 Wrote: (12-06-2019, 05:57 PM) -- I have bought a few of the Stone Mountian in the past (on sale). I am a hobby woodworker, and they performed as expected. I just checked the site again. They...
Bach1750 Woodworking 12 5,004 12-09-2019, 01:36 PM
  0 Thread: Router bit stocking stuffers
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fishhh4 Wrote: (12-06-2019, 09:53 AM) -- While they last at Peachtree... Router bit blowout (https://www.ptreeusa.com/edirect_120619_rbit_blowout.htm) -- Any opinions on the two manufacturers?  An...
Bach1750 Woodworking 12 5,004 12-06-2019, 01:57 PM
  0 Thread: Flex 9 Gallon HEPA Vacuum On Sale $249
Post: RE: Flex 9 Gallon HEPA Vacuum On Sale $249

dog2bert Wrote: (11-25-2019, 09:57 AM) -- The flex vacuum is on sales for $249.99. Acmetools was only going down to 299.99 for black friday. https://www.tylertool.com/flex-444251-vce-33-l-ac-plus...
Bach1750 Woodworking Power Tools 8 3,701 11-25-2019, 02:42 PM
  0 Thread: dust collector level detection
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meackerman Wrote: (09-12-2019, 10:25 AM) -- I cut in some clear plastic in my 55 gallon drum.  one down the side and another in the lid.  I just peek in once in a while. -- I have a similar low tec...
Bach1750 Woodworking Power Tools 14 4,928 09-12-2019, 11:35 AM
  0 Thread: Floor refinishing
Post: RE: Floor refinishing

John Mihich Wrote: (08-30-2019, 07:38 PM) -- +1 on this.  They are not cheap and do last a while but why risk it. -- Sage advise - will do.  I'm renovating the room, so installing new baseboards an...
Bach1750 Home Improvement 13 5,018 08-31-2019, 11:09 AM
  0 Thread: Floor refinishing
Post: RE: Floor refinishing

fishhh4 Wrote: (08-30-2019, 11:05 AM) -- I have used the ROS from Lowe's. It does the job. I used a sharpened house scraper to get in corners, and under shoe molding. Followed by my ROS. Go through ...
Bach1750 Home Improvement 13 5,018 08-30-2019, 12:48 PM
  0 Thread: Floor refinishing
Post: RE: Floor refinishing

John Mihich Wrote: (08-29-2019, 04:38 PM) -- I did 3 BR in 2 days.  They have a bag attached which picks up a lot of the dust.  If you can put a fan in the window and cover the air vents. -- Good t...
Bach1750 Home Improvement 13 5,018 08-29-2019, 04:57 PM
  0 Thread: Floor refinishing
Post: RE: Floor refinishing

jteneyck Wrote: (08-29-2019, 02:35 PM) -- I think HD, etc. rent walk behind ROS.  I've heard they do a great job but haven't used one so no direct knowledge.   Polyurethane definitely does not sti...
Bach1750 Home Improvement 13 5,018 08-29-2019, 03:31 PM
  0 Thread: Floor refinishing
Post: Floor refinishing

I want to refinish a bedroom floor that is in pretty good shape.  Since the room is only about 135 sq. ft and the floor boards are in the short axis, I don't want to rent a drum sander which seams ove...
Bach1750 Home Improvement 13 5,018 08-29-2019, 01:18 PM
  0 Thread: Electric home wiring question
Post: RE: Electric home wiring question

Snipe Hunter Wrote: (07-17-2019, 06:35 AM) -- +1 Or cut the wire below the height of the vanity and install a junction box accessible from inside the vanity and feed the new lamps from there. -- ...
Bach1750 Home Improvement 13 6,646 08-05-2019, 01:12 PM

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