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  0 Thread: rocking horse build ionstructions
Post: RE: rocking horse build ionstructions

A classic plan with building instructions in the Free article: https://www.shopsmith.com/other-domains/...t/mp_2.htm
Gary G™ Woodworking 11 320 Yesterday, 06:41 PM
  0 Thread: Cable walkovers?
Post: RE: Cable walkovers?

I made mine out of scrap black cherry ; it’s rounded along a gradual 6” curve so tools can easily roll over it when necessary.
Gary G™ Woodworking Power Tools 11 912 09-05-2021, 10:39 AM
  0 Thread: hollow chisel bit not fitting well
Post: RE: hollow chisel bit not fitting well

Can you not find shim material about .005 to wrap around the top of the bit?
Gary G™ Woodworking Power Tools 17 750 09-05-2021, 10:36 AM
  0 Thread: Help with M&T's?
Post: RE: Help with M&T's?

Take a rasp, round over the edges of the tenon. If it doesn’t fix it, pencil marks it to see where the mortise needs a but more excavation. A little gap in the bottom won’t hurt anything anyway.
Gary G™ Woodworking 6 295 09-04-2021, 09:40 AM
  0 Thread: Red oak for horizontal fence boards?
Post: RE: Red oak for horizontal fence boards?

I’m surprised to see Poplar recommended. Here (FL) the poplar I used for a small outdoor project didn’t last long. I use Cypress most often for outdoor projects. I wouldn’t use vinyl—again, in Florid...
Gary G™ Home Improvement 11 694 08-29-2021, 10:34 AM
  0 Thread: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!
Post: RE: The Writing Desk: FINISHED!

Magnificent looking work.
Gary G™ Woodworking 34 3,706 08-28-2021, 10:46 AM
  0 Thread: Design opinions wanted
Post: RE: Design opinions wanted

Opinions are like opinions—everybody has one. Make a mock up and see what you like. Mock up both since you’re putting them in close proximity. The site Cooler linked below looks like a real good idea...
Gary G™ Woodworking 9 727 08-26-2021, 05:36 PM
  0 Thread: Tablesaw Placement in New Shop
Post: RE: Tablesaw Placement in New Shop

(08-22-2021, 06:28 AM)jcredding Wrote: Moved from SoCal to NC and am getting ready to build the shop.  I’m trying to think through placement of the tablesaw so we can run the electrical conduit befo...
Gary G™ Woodworking 17 1,052 08-22-2021, 09:05 AM
  0 Thread: Built-in Bookshelf Progress
Post: RE: Built-in Bookshelf Progress

Been meaning to say, Looking good.
Gary G™ Woodworking 23 1,327 08-20-2021, 03:55 PM
  0 Thread: AC pipes are forming ice, freezing and dripping on basement floor
Post: RE: AC pipes are forming ice, freezing and drippin...

We had a unit do this and it was a defective coil causing the freezing. Warranty covered the coil. Hopefully, this isn’t your issue.
Gary G™ Home Improvement 16 1,247 08-20-2021, 02:22 PM
  0 Thread: NuCore luxury vinyl plank over ceramic tile?
Post: RE: NuCore luxury vinyl plank over ceramic tile?

We used LifeProof from HD after pricing this stuff at F&D, LLs, Lowe’s and HD. The specs were all similar. We got lucky—the finish we wanted went on sale prior to our purchase and we also had a 1...
Gary G™ Home Improvement 5 392 08-20-2021, 02:19 PM
  0 Thread: NuCore luxury vinyl plank over ceramic tile?
Post: RE: NuCore luxury vinyl plank over ceramic tile?

NuCore is not a company—it’s unknown who makes it. NuCore is Floor and Decor’s private label budget product. Read the reviews carefully; I saw it said this brand scratches and dents easily. Since Vin...
Gary G™ Home Improvement 5 392 08-20-2021, 08:06 AM
  0 Thread: How would you frame this?
Post: RE: How would you frame this?

Does your jig have a stabilizer which rides over the fence? Tilting could cause this.
Gary G™ Woodworking 14 897 08-18-2021, 09:07 AM
  0 Thread: How would you frame this?
Post: RE: How would you frame this?

Looks good; the splines look fine.
Gary G™ Woodworking 14 897 08-17-2021, 02:38 PM
  0 Thread: ripping blade
Post: RE: ripping blade

Have a look at http://www.stehle-int.com/stehle/cms/EN/.../web/index
Gary G™ Woodworking 15 1,476 08-15-2021, 10:55 AM
  0 Thread: North Texas area wood
Post: RE: North Texas area wood

Good looking stack of timber.
Gary G™ Tool Swap N' Sell 3 403 08-13-2021, 12:21 PM
  0 Thread: Show pics
Post: RE: Show pics

Nice display of beautiful work!
Gary G™ Woodturning 7 595 08-13-2021, 11:44 AM
  0 Thread: lookin for a caulk/sealant.
Post: RE: lookin for a caulk/sealant.

Lexel. Waterproof, dries clear, works great.
Gary G™ Home Improvement 5 358 08-13-2021, 11:26 AM
  0 Thread: How would you frame this?
Post: RE: How would you frame this?

Depends upon where it’s going. Maybe make it fit the surroundings.
Gary G™ Woodworking 14 897 08-13-2021, 11:23 AM
  0 Thread: Woodworking plans
Post: RE: Woodworking plans

I think you should buy the specific plan you want as you intend to use it rather than ’stuff’.
Gary G™ Woodworking 4 348 08-12-2021, 05:32 PM

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