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  0 Thread: I need a woodworker in Overland Park
Post: RE: I need a woodworker in Overland Park

Beyond this one job, and consistent with your other post about a small garage workshop, you might consider getting an extruded aluminum straight edge/cutting guide.  Here is a link to the Empire Brand...
R Clark Woodworking 10 456 07-09-2024, 06:49 PM
  0 Thread: Subpanel/electrical costs?
Post: RE: Subpanel/electrical costs?

I'm fortunate to have an electrician who will do small jobs for me as a side job. I had him extend a small 40A sub panel from my shop building over to me machine shed.  The shed needed some very ba...
R Clark Home Improvement 6 1,064 05-20-2024, 06:53 AM
  0 Thread: Whole House Generator
Post: RE: Whole House Generator

I have a Generac 22KW unit.  Auto transfer switch.  I do not have the auto devices that shed load when stressing the generator.  It's just my wife and I here, so there's little risk of overload while ...
R Clark Home Improvement 27 4,078 05-17-2024, 07:52 PM
  0 Thread: glider bench / chair plan recommendations
Post: RE: glider bench / chair plan recommendations

If you have old Wood magazines hanging around, there was an article in May 2004 with this bench in it: There's an associated adirondack chair, too.  Wood Mag's site is also selling the plan.
R Clark Woodworking 9 1,342 03-21-2024, 04:56 PM
  0 Thread: Abrasive wraps for SuperMax Drum Sander
Post: RE: Abrasive wraps for SuperMax Drum Sander

EdL Wrote: (03-19-2024, 04:06 PM) -- I lay the strips on the driveway and use the pressure washer. Ed -- That's a thought, except that my pressure washer is broken.  :crazy:
R Clark Woodworking Power Tools 14 2,099 03-20-2024, 05:56 AM
  0 Thread: Abrasive wraps for SuperMax Drum Sander
Post: RE: Abrasive wraps for SuperMax Drum Sander

rwe2156 Wrote: (03-18-2024, 01:25 PM) -- I buy rolls from Industrial Abrasives. I keep 60, 80 and 120 grit on the sander mostly.  80 grit 75% of the time. I have 150 and use it rarely.  It clog...
R Clark Woodworking Power Tools 14 2,099 03-19-2024, 04:31 AM
  0 Thread: Fred Hargis
Post: RE: Fred Hargis

Grateful that you and your family are OK, Fred. Prayers for the community as these events make profound changes for many people.
R Clark Woodworking 8 1,439 03-19-2024, 04:20 AM
  0 Thread: Fred Hargis
Post: RE: Fred Hargis

Great news. Thanks for the update.
R Clark Woodworking 8 1,439 03-16-2024, 02:34 PM
  0 Thread: Fred Hargis
Post: RE: Fred Hargis

Grandpa Dave Wrote: (03-15-2024, 10:29 AM) -- Posting here because I don't think Fred spends time in the basement. Mods/Admins feel free to move as appropriate. Anyways, prayers for Fred, his wife...
R Clark Woodworking 8 1,439 03-16-2024, 06:42 AM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

Racing this one down to the wire.  Baby due in three weeks and I'd like to get this finished and set for 7 days to allow for finish curing.
R Clark Woodworking 1,820 710,607 03-15-2024, 05:11 AM
  0 Thread: Abrasive wraps for SuperMax Drum Sander
Post: RE: Abrasive wraps for SuperMax Drum Sander

Thanks for the inputs. I've ordered other products from Supergrit before.  Maybe I'll give them a shot for this order. I understand the inputs regarding the finer grits and burning.  I've been b...
R Clark Woodworking Power Tools 14 2,099 03-12-2024, 07:16 PM
  0 Thread: Flys in the attic
Post: RE: Flys in the attic

EatenByLimestone Wrote: (03-12-2024, 05:56 AM) -- Regular black house flies are a nuisance, but not harmful.  Bottle or carrion flies are much prettier, but indicate a dead animal up there. -- In m...
R Clark Home Improvement 10 1,371 03-12-2024, 07:08 AM
  0 Thread: Flys in the attic
Post: RE: Flys in the attic

Petertaylor Wrote: (03-09-2024, 10:07 PM) -- Our uninsulated and unventilated attic has one dormer with windows. On any warm day, hundreds of flys are buzzing on the window, with thousands on the flo...
R Clark Home Improvement 10 1,371 03-10-2024, 10:58 AM
  0 Thread: Abrasive wraps for SuperMax Drum Sander
Post: Abrasive wraps for SuperMax Drum Sander

Good morning, all. I have a SuperMax 19-38 drum sander that I picked up as part of a package deal on some used WWing machines two years ago.  When I got it, it came with a stock of SuperMax-branded...
R Clark Woodworking Power Tools 14 2,099 03-10-2024, 06:35 AM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

R Clark Woodworking 1,820 710,607 03-06-2024, 05:34 PM
  0 Thread: Stinky sink
Post: RE: Stinky sink

You didn't say, but is this a bathroom sink? We have two sinks in our Master Bath.  The sink I use will begin to stink every few weeks.  Smells a little like sewer gas.  To "clear" the the stink, I...
R Clark Home Improvement 21 2,474 03-03-2024, 08:30 PM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

R Clark Woodworking 1,820 710,607 03-03-2024, 05:35 AM
  0 Thread: An old fashioned gloat...
Post: RE: An old fashioned gloat...

Embrace the suck!  Congratulations on a super find, fishhh4. While the OP proved that there are still deals and gloats to be had, I think the rise of FaceBook Marketplace has likely made them much ...
R Clark Woodworking 17 2,017 03-03-2024, 04:52 AM
  0 Thread: 'Garden' chairs
Post: RE: 'Garden' chairs

Chairs look good, KC.   As far as amount of recline, it's highly individually-dependent.  For me, I like some recline, but if it's too much, I feel like I'm sliding out of the chair.  I think the p...
R Clark Woodworking 6 844 02-28-2024, 07:01 AM
  0 Thread: Snowblower(s)
Post: RE: Snowblower(s)

I don't know why, but I feel like I'm completely ignorant when it comes to small engines and messing with those carbs.  Maybe I ought to pick up a cheapo machine just to fix it up and get over myself ...
R Clark Home Improvement 3 625 02-20-2024, 07:07 AM

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