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  0 Thread: Shop Lighting
Post: RE: Shop Lighting

As usual I'm a few days behind in responding.  You might want to go shopping and find a few stores that have converted to LED and wander around for awhile and see if you have any ill effects from the ...
Just_Dave Woodworking Power Tools 9 713 11-17-2022, 08:54 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

If you are after simple then you need to check out The Router Workshop.  It was on our local PBS station 20 years ago??  It was a father son duo that did some pretty amazing stuff with a router mounte...
Just_Dave Woodworking Power Tools 11 538 11-16-2022, 06:29 PM
  Lightbulb Thread: What the heck is this?
Post: RE: What the heck is this?

It seems like awfully random parts.  What about hold down hardware for shipping?
Just_Dave Woodworking Power Tools 8 918 11-14-2022, 08:28 PM
  0 Thread: Best home shop dust collector with outside venting
Post: RE: Best home shop dust collector with outside ven...

davco Wrote: (10-19-2022, 02:23 PM) -- Looking for a decent quality cyclone dust collector in the 2-3HP range that will readily adapt to venting outside and won't break the bank ($750 -
Just_Dave Woodworking 13 748 10-20-2022, 07:48 PM
  0 Thread: Shop Lighting
Post: RE: Shop Lighting

When I built my shop 16 years ago I asked questions of professional lighting design guys (yeah I knew those guys) and I did a fair amount of searching on the internet.  I had pretty much decided what ...
Just_Dave Woodworking 20 2,253 11-18-2021, 09:09 PM
  0 Thread: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System
Post: RE: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System

Thanks to every one that has responded.  Sorry for not responding sooner, I have been working long hours and just haven't had the energy to even check on this let alone respond until just now. I neve...
Just_Dave Woodworking Power Tools 42 8,367 08-26-2021, 02:57 PM
  Question Thread: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System
Post: Woodpeckers Rip-Flip Fence Stop System

I have a love hate relationship with Woodpeckers.  Some of the things they come up with are really not half bad, but not for the price they charge :raised:   Occasionally they pop up with one that has...
Just_Dave Woodworking Power Tools 42 8,367 08-23-2021, 03:16 PM
  0 Thread: Chisel Mortiser Gas tube replacement
Post: RE: Chisel Mortiser Gas tube replacement

Stwood_ Wrote: (01-07-2021, 03:26 PM) -- All auto parts houses has a rack with a decent selection. Take your old one in and compare. -- +1 gazillion with a caveat.  The chain store auto parts pla...
Just_Dave Woodworking Power Tools 24 8,658 01-11-2021, 06:02 PM
  Lightbulb Thread: Jet air cleaner woes
Post: RE: Jet air cleaner woes

Take a closer look at the blue device next to the fuse.  It looks like a PTC to me.  A PTC will self reset unless it blows which that one looks like it has.  If the PTC tripped and shorted that would ...
Just_Dave Woodworking Power Tools 16 2,376 01-11-2021, 05:52 PM
  0 Thread: What is your favorite Miter Gauge?
Post: RE: What is your favorite Miter Gauge?

Timberwolf Wrote: (12-29-2020, 11:12 PM) -- ..................... I have a Incra 1000 and a Woodhaven..both old both excellent..THE Woodhaven is dead nuts on if you want preset indexed angles, but I...
Just_Dave Woodworking Power Tools 32 5,163 12-31-2020, 04:25 PM
  0 Thread: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingles
Post: RE: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingl...

Thinking outside of the box and assumptions :raised:   It is not that i can’t think outside of the box, actually I do it quite often.  But sometimes I get into a box that is so big I have no idea that...
Just_Dave Woodworking 21 3,123 12-05-2020, 07:34 PM
  0 Thread: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingles
Post: RE: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingl...

Work got in the way today so I'm just now checking back in.  I searched CL within 500 miles and eBay.  No hits on CL and eBay had some ugly used ones and some ridge cap ones but nothing else unless I...
Just_Dave Woodworking 21 3,123 12-03-2020, 10:10 PM
  0 Thread: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingles
Post: RE: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingl...

Woodworm, I love my sister but not enough to order a $205.00 bundle from the devil store. Robert & WxMan cedar fence board  :raised:   I might have to put that one as alternate plan B.  In the big ...
Just_Dave Woodworking 21 3,123 12-02-2020, 11:13 AM
  0 Thread: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingles
Post: RE: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingl...

EatenByLimestone Wrote: (12-01-2020, 08:41 PM) -- The Borg carries them here. -- Not here that I could determine.  But I can order a bundle of them.  I'm not sure what a bundle of shingles would co...
Just_Dave Woodworking 21 3,123 12-01-2020, 09:03 PM
  Question Thread: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingles
Post: Help needed finding a few cedar roofing shingles

Many years ago my dad built a little shelter for a statue of St Jude for my mother.  After dad died and we sold the house my sister took the statue and then went back and got the shelter.  Last spring...
Just_Dave Woodworking 21 3,123 12-01-2020, 08:35 PM
  0 Thread: Dust masks?
Post: RE: Dust masks?

I have used a 3M product for years.  I needed a new box last fall and I discovered that the local safety place I had bought them from had closed.  I still had a couple left when Big Dave showed up at ...
Just_Dave Woodworking 14 2,817 10-28-2020, 02:52 PM
  0 Thread: O poor me!
Post: RE: O poor me!

One good thing with my daughter, she knows better than to get rid of it while I am still alive.  After that I won't know...…. Every time I hear about something like this I file for future reference...
Just_Dave Woodworking 21 5,200 07-27-2020, 02:18 PM
  0 Thread: Pony clamps found at Lowe’s
Post: RE: Pony clamps found at Lowe’s

oakey Wrote: (07-19-2020, 02:39 PM) -- they have the  same  stile at menards pony in name only AFAIK ones i looked at were made in china just kind of copy's of a good old American brand -- I should...
Just_Dave Woodworking 10 3,358 07-19-2020, 03:15 PM
  0 Thread: Pony clamps found at Lowe’s
Post: Pony clamps found at Lowe’s

With underlying health issues since the Covid started I have limited my trips to any store to a matter of elevated need over convenience.  Last night I made my first trip to Lowe’s since all this star...
Just_Dave Woodworking 10 3,358 07-19-2020, 01:49 PM
  0 Thread: cement siding -- Allura or Haridboard?
Post: RE: cement siding -- Allura or Haridboard?

I have used both products with great success.  I used Hardie for the shop in 2005 and the house in 2011.  The paint had held up great on the shop and it really did not need to be painted but we change...
Just_Dave Home Improvement 9 3,766 01-28-2019, 09:18 PM

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