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  0 Thread: Refinishing exterior Fir wood doors
Post: RE: Refinishing exterior Fir wood doors

I have a vertical grain Douglas Fir front entry door on my home in the southwest suburbs of Chicago. The door faces East and is covered by roof over front porch. When new the door was stained with an ...
Woodenfish Finishing 2 375 08-10-2021, 03:39 PM
  0 Thread: Freud box joint cutter set
Post: RE: Freud box joint cutter set

Freud has a full replacement warranty if defective.
Woodenfish Woodworking Power Tools 6 871 07-05-2021, 09:45 AM
  0 Thread: New 23 guage micro pinner
Post: RE: New 23 guage micro pinner

I have a Grex and it’s a fantastic air-driven pin nailer. But with the release of the Milwaukee cordless I would choose that over my Grex for less complicated usage.
Woodenfish Woodworking Power Tools 17 2,137 05-28-2021, 10:15 AM
  0 Thread: Wood working on my boat
Post: RE: Wood working on my boat

Nice work on a nice sailboat. I was at a hardwood lumber dealer yesterday and ran across their selection of teak which reminded me of all the work I did on my brothers boat years ago. Teak was expensi...
Woodenfish Woodworking 4 801 04-29-2021, 05:51 AM
  0 Thread: Kitchens
Post: RE: Kitchens

I had new high definition laminate countertops installed in my kitchen refresh. They look absolutely incredible and were very friendly on the wallet for sure. No roll form here, all custom made by a l...
Woodenfish Home Improvement 22 1,617 03-03-2021, 10:28 PM
  0 Thread: Dishwasher component what is it question
Post: RE: Dishwasher component what is it question

If that white streak is a calcium deposit a little vinegar will help remove it quick.
Woodenfish Home Improvement 7 719 03-02-2021, 08:12 PM
  0 Thread: JessEm Wood Sabre Marking Gauge
Post: RE: JessEm Wood Sabre Marking Gauge

I have one WoodRiver wheel marking gauge and needed a second. This was purely a luxury purchase that will get a fair amount of use. In my limited use so far I really like its heft in comparison for fe...
Woodenfish Woodworking Hand Tools 3 825 03-02-2021, 08:03 PM
  0 Thread: Kitchens
Post: RE: Kitchens

With the quality of some modern paint formula’s I think it’s the way to go for decorators. Some of these paints like Benjamin Moore Aura can be purchased in a matte finish yet still be highly cleanabl...
Woodenfish Home Improvement 22 1,617 03-02-2021, 02:43 PM
  Thumbs Up Thread: JessEm Wood Sabre Marking Gauge
Post: JessEm Wood Sabre Marking Gauge

I have been wanting one of those JessEm Wood Sabre Marking Guages for years and finally purchased one off Amazon. It just arrived yesterday and I’ve spent some time playing around with it. Number one ...
Woodenfish Woodworking Hand Tools 3 825 03-02-2021, 02:32 PM
  0 Thread: Sheet vs ROS sanders
Post: RE: Sheet vs ROS sanders

I bought an old vintage all metal Craftsman half sheet sander with a dust bag all in good condition with a stack of new sandpaper for $10 at a garage sale. It sits proudly with my Festool random orbit...
Woodenfish Woodworking Power Tools 7 992 03-02-2021, 01:53 PM
  0 Thread: Everything on Backorder!
Post: RE: Everything on Backorder!

The manager of my local WoodCraft told me that his store doesn’t move many WoodRiver hand planes so stock is minimal. I found that to be true as many planes were MIA from the display. I got lucky one ...
Woodenfish Woodworking Power Tools 41 9,498 03-02-2021, 01:45 PM
  0 Thread: Rob Cosman Bench
Post: RE: Rob Cosman Bench

CEPenworks Wrote: (03-02-2021, 08:09 AM) -- Another interesting approach. It looks like he uses the same laminated plywood construction. I have never seen the full color MDF he uses. -- It’s availa...
Woodenfish Woodworking 12 1,803 03-02-2021, 01:39 PM
  0 Thread: Reach in Closet
Post: RE: Reach in Closet

I’m a big fan of Elfa products from The Container Store. They’re high quality European made fixtures that have tremendous flexibility in design, needs, budgets and organizing all spaces. They can help...
Woodenfish Home Improvement 15 1,892 02-27-2021, 02:45 PM
  0 Thread: Running Gas Range Without Burner Cap?
Post: RE: Running Gas Range Without Burner Cap?

If someone were to tell me that it could cause some parts to overheat I would perform a simple test by placing a pan upon it and look at what happens to the flame. If it’s spreading out like normal I ...
Woodenfish Home Improvement 3 582 02-27-2021, 02:35 PM
  0 Thread: Painting Rooms
Post: RE: Painting Rooms

In my home the walls are painted Benjamin Moore 919 Buttermilk in matte finish but in my great room I painted the ceiling a darker shade called 208 Da Vinci’s Canvas in ultra flat ceiling paint. It lo...
Woodenfish Home Improvement 19 1,723 02-27-2021, 02:19 PM
  0 Thread: Help Improve Curb Appeal of House
Post: RE: Help Improve Curb Appeal of House

Improve the curb appeal to sell immediately or just to spruce it up?
Woodenfish Home Improvement 5 818 02-26-2021, 09:56 PM
  0 Thread: Hand winch question- synthetic rope?
Post: RE: Hand winch question- synthetic rope?

Wranglerstar just showed off a 12,000lb winch for around $600 that looked real nice. I would suggest checking him out on YouTube.
Woodenfish Home Improvement 12 4,020 02-26-2021, 09:54 PM
  0 Thread: Microjig Matchfit
Post: RE: Microjig Matchfit

Woodcraft has a deal. Buy two of the 2 clamp packs for $45 each and get a $29 Microjig router bit free. Menards can special order and you can save 11%. I don’t know of any other deals. I just purchase...
Woodenfish Woodworking Power Tools 19 2,617 02-26-2021, 09:37 PM
  0 Thread: Changing Router Market?
Post: RE: Changing Router Market?

I would check out the new Skil router combo. Don’t snicker!
Woodenfish Woodworking Power Tools 10 1,629 02-26-2021, 09:33 PM
  0 Thread: Rob Cosman Bench
Post: RE: Rob Cosman Bench

Dennis @ Hooked On Wood has a interesting bench. It sort of like a Cosman bench but modified to not use the expensive bench vises. www.hookedonwood.online
Woodenfish Woodworking 12 1,803 02-26-2021, 08:03 PM

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