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  0 Thread: Those who own or have used PM 2014 any negatives or positives
Post: Those who own or have used PM 2014 any negatives o...

For my needs I’m leaning toward the 2014. Currently have an older jet 1221. I’ve never had variable speed or reverse. Don’t intend to turn any large bowls. Any thoughts you’d like to share. Thanks
whatline Woodturning 10 2,104 04-16-2023, 05:27 PM
  0 Thread: Mortise and pestle questions
Post: RE: Mortise and pestle questions

Thanks all, To get the thickness l may need to glue a few blocks together. I’d like to start with at least 6”. Is that an issue? Otherwise I’lll wait for a log I can dry.
whatline Woodturning 5 1,131 06-05-2022, 07:49 PM
  0 Thread: Mortise and pestle questions
Post: Mortise and pestle questions

I was asked to turn a set for a coworker so they can crush their coffee beans. Was leaning toward cherry or maple. I guessing a smaller size. Is there a ratio for dimensions. Maybe I’ll stop by the ki...
whatline Woodturning 5 1,131 05-31-2022, 06:23 PM
  0 Thread: C Parker vise #22 value
Post: C Parker vise #22 value

I see tons of vises.. for sale on Craigslist and the prices are nuts. I thought maybe it was just my area but looking at tools in other locations they are nuts there too. I can understand maybe for a ...
whatline Woodworking Hand Tools 4 1,518 03-26-2022, 05:30 PM
  0 Thread: Cordless wet dry vac experiances
Post: Cordless wet dry vac experiances

Tired of yanking the corded vac around the shop. Would like to get a small hand carry version to pick shavings around the lathe and drill press. Anyone have any experience with these. Recommendations?...
whatline Woodworking Power Tools 11 3,010 05-21-2021, 07:02 PM
  0 Thread: Crapsman 10” bandsaw belt
Post: RE: Crapsman 10” bandsaw belt

Thanks. The old one shredded. It was about 6 yrs old. I saw the ones on eBay also. The Amazon one I ordered is 2 weeks out. I’ll have to post about it.
whatline Woodworking Power Tools 7 2,324 05-15-2021, 05:44 PM
  0 Thread: Crapsman 10” bandsaw belt
Post: Crapsman 10” bandsaw belt

The drive belt for model 351.214000 per my owners manual is listed as part #29414.00. I did find a poly belt replacement an Amazon but i spoke with two reputable parts businesses locally and they coul...
whatline Woodworking Power Tools 7 2,324 05-14-2021, 02:40 PM
  0 Thread: Blowing in insulation
Post: RE: Blowing in insulation

Tough part about walls was drilling a blow hole between studs. It was old plaster- lathe wall. Even being careful, you’ll end up with cellulose in the house and around the neighborhood. It was tiring ...
whatline Home Improvement 7 1,786 05-07-2021, 08:46 PM
  0 Thread: Too many planes
Post: Too many planes

Dad gifted me a milk crate full of planes in various sizes and styles. A few Sargent wooden planes, a few Bailey and quite a few Stanley. Tried the yard sale route last year. Even a 5.00 ea only got r...
whatline Woodworking Hand Tools 5 2,131 02-17-2021, 07:45 PM
  0 Thread: Got Voles?!!!
Post: RE: Got Voles?!!!

Applied camphor oil granules. Seemed to move them next door. Our ruts ceased. Theirs started but I haven’t found anything except the flat spring traps that work
whatline Home Improvement 17 2,854 02-17-2021, 07:25 PM
  0 Thread: Gas Fired, Power Vent, Water Heater??
Post: RE: Gas Fired, Power Vent, Water Heater??

Our first unit lasted about 14 yrs. don’t recall what it was. The Bradford white we replaced it with only lasted about 11 yrs. the top fittings started to rust and began to fizzle. I was disappointed ...
whatline Home Improvement 18 5,181 01-06-2021, 07:58 PM
  0 Thread: Coax cable tv pixelation
Post: Coax cable tv pixelation

We’ve been experiencing pixelation for over half a year. Cable was out several times and said signal to box was good. They weren’t making inside visits. The cable from the box runs into basement to sp...
whatline Home Improvement 7 3,371 12-28-2020, 08:26 PM
  0 Thread: Sea urchin ornaments
Post: RE: Sea urchin ornaments

I saw Cindy do a demo in Lanc. Pa a few years back. As I recall she chamfered both openings. Did install an internal support. The cap for the finial and base covered that support. I got an urchin from...
whatline Woodturning 8 3,172 12-28-2020, 08:13 PM
  0 Thread: Electrical descaler
Post: RE: Electrical descaler

Thanks for the info. Our water company sends us an annual report. It may pass those limits but it’s hard on our water heater and does have ab iron taste
whatline Home Improvement 4 2,057 10-28-2020, 06:20 PM
  0 Thread: Electrical descaler
Post: Electrical descaler

One brand advertised here is called scale ban. My sons plumber just installed a different brand for his new on demand boiler. I see HD has a version as well. Does anyone have any experiences with thes...
whatline Home Improvement 4 2,057 10-25-2020, 07:00 PM
  0 Thread: Roof shingle ?
Post: RE: Roof shingle ?

We don’t use osb. If we did I’d want plywood on the bottom too. I don’t see osb being used much at all anymore. Wonder why? Geographic..
whatline Home Improvement 36 10,653 09-16-2020, 06:42 PM
  0 Thread: Roof shingle ?
Post: RE: Roof shingle ?

Ice and water shield is a self adhered roll to prevent ice dams. It gets stuck to the top of the roof deck. It’s about a 36” wide roll and a lot of guys install just one width. Some house wall sit fur...
whatline Home Improvement 36 10,653 09-15-2020, 06:55 PM
  0 Thread: Roof shingle ?
Post: RE: Roof shingle ?

A lot of the things people used to look for like curling corners happened more with asphalt/ felt shingles. Not so much with fiberglass. All the other things mentioned exposed fiberglass, missing gran...
whatline Home Improvement 36 10,653 09-14-2020, 07:09 PM
  0 Thread: Nova DVR Question
Post: RE: Nova DVR Question

Just missed out on one here in PA this week. They were asking $350.00
whatline Woodturning 12 4,372 08-27-2020, 06:19 PM
  0 Thread: Installing a Plumbing Boot on a Metal Roof
Post: RE: Installing a Plumbing Boot on a Metal Roof

Most people don’t recognize a metal work is weatherproof not watertight. They’re all held together with caulk and screws. You can’t avoid having to flash over a rib. Lookup deck time flashing boots. T...
whatline Home Improvement 6 2,720 07-11-2020, 06:35 PM

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