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  0 Thread: Protecting SYP outdoors
Post: RE: Protecting SYP outdoors

What are the plants in the beds going to think about your chemicals? Yes, I know "treated" lumber is also treated with chemicals.
6270_Productions Finishing 6 249 04-10-2024, 05:22 PM
  0 Thread: Hanging Christmas Lights in Sheet Metal
Post: RE: Hanging Christmas Lights in Sheet Metal

Steel or aluminum "sheet metal"? It will make a difference on what type of metal that the fasteners are.
6270_Productions Home Improvement 14 1,009 12-19-2023, 09:49 PM
  0 Thread: Best way to do this...Hatchet Stuck in Wood
Post: RE: Best way to do this...Hatchet Stuck in Wood

Weld a "stud" onto the blade of the hatchet. Bore a hole in the base and fasten the "stud" into the hole. The weld will be covered by the portion of the blade stuck into the base.
6270_Productions Woodworking 13 1,978 10-08-2023, 12:00 PM
  0 Thread: Dewalt Scroll Saw - Sold
Post: RE: Dewalt Scroll Saw

Free? :winkgrin:
6270_Productions Tool Swap N' Sell 8 922 09-08-2023, 05:49 PM
  0 Thread: Ever make a cribbage board?
Post: RE: Ever make a cribbage board?

You are just looking for an excuse to buy a CNC router - right? :winkgrin:
6270_Productions Woodworking 10 1,410 08-02-2023, 11:38 AM
  0 Thread: How to keep the underside of your mower deck slick as sn-t
Post: RE: How to keep the underside of your mower deck s...

If the decks did not rust out, there would be no reason to buy a new mower. ;)
6270_Productions Home Improvement 14 2,439 07-31-2023, 05:14 PM
  0 Thread: Slope between properties
Post: RE: Slope between properties

In my neck of the woods, he could - and probably would - put up a retaining wall using blocks . . . but, he is still responsible for the water on his side of the wall.
6270_Productions Home Improvement 12 1,550 07-13-2023, 12:17 PM
  0 Thread: Asked to make an urn
Post: RE: Asked to make an urn

Where are they going to get this horse cremated? They think an urn is expensive - wait until they get the estimate from the crematorium. :rolleyes:
6270_Productions Woodturning 9 1,418 06-16-2023, 07:54 PM
  0 Thread: Got a clever way of storing your driver bits?
Post: RE: Got a clever way of storing your driver bits?

One 18" magnetic tool holder strip from Harbor Freight is less than $5 . . . and will hold a bunch of 1/4" hex drive bits. :winkgrin:
6270_Productions Woodworking 12 1,778 05-30-2023, 12:45 PM
  0 Thread: Vintage Library Shelving
Post: RE: Vintage Library Shelving

iclark Wrote: (05-05-2023, 09:53 PM) -- I didn't know that Ikea sold them. -- Maybe not like the one pictured.  :D
6270_Productions Woodworking 5 1,059 05-06-2023, 04:48 AM
  0 Thread: Vintage Library Shelving
Post: RE: Vintage Library Shelving

woodworkersteve Wrote: (05-05-2023, 08:30 AM) -- Thanks for sharing, in my limited knowledge, I had never considered a revolving, rolling bookstand. Moving this onto the summer project list! Steve -...
6270_Productions Woodworking 5 1,059 05-05-2023, 04:32 PM
  0 Thread: Lamp Part
Post: RE: Lamp Part

R Clark Wrote: (03-21-2023, 04:44 AM) -- I'll get the metal lathe right after I get the Miller multi-process welder.  ;) Let's just say that, for me, it's "better to know somebody who has a lathe ...
6270_Productions Home Improvement 11 1,148 03-21-2023, 06:05 AM
  0 Thread: Lamp Part
Post: RE: Lamp Part

Glad you got it to work.  You were right.  I did not find anything at Menard's either.  (On the other hand I did get some very inexpensive - and cheap - plywood for the Elks' kitchen island) When are ...
6270_Productions Home Improvement 11 1,148 03-20-2023, 07:33 PM
  0 Thread: Lamp Part
Post: RE: Lamp Part

I really did not want to see Jack close the hardware store, but he wanted to retire and I can certainly understand that. Anyway, I bought a BUNCH of his "stuff" including boxes of lamp parts. I ...
6270_Productions Home Improvement 11 1,148 03-19-2023, 09:46 AM
  0 Thread: Stair Tread and Railing Upgrades Complete!
Post: RE: Stair Tread and Railing Upgrades Complete!

lincmercguy Wrote: (03-16-2023, 11:59 PM) -- I've been practicing.  -- Good help is hard to find.
6270_Productions Home Improvement 13 1,840 03-17-2023, 06:05 PM
  0 Thread: A puzzlement - any ideas?
Post: RE: A puzzlement - any ideas?

Is it old enough or . . . ummmm . . . less expensive enough to have "hand cut" (non-standard sized) threads? I just had the same problem with some original cast bronze door handles for the exterior...
6270_Productions Woodworking 13 1,932 02-06-2023, 07:47 AM
  0 Thread: Porter Cable Pin Nailer SOLD
Post: RE: Porter Cable Pin Nailer

Admiral Wrote: (02-01-2023, 03:39 PM) -- Great tool, great price. -- I agree completely.  I love mine and use it a bunch.
6270_Productions Tool Swap N' Sell 2 502 02-01-2023, 07:38 PM
  0 Thread: What Tool Is This?
Post: RE: What Tool Is This?

Got one just like it hanging on the wall in my shop.  I cheated and put a bunch of carpet tacks in the "magazine".  It makes it a little easier to identify.
6270_Productions Woodworking 6 1,360 01-23-2023, 05:00 PM
  0 Thread: Massive Quartersawn white oak
Post: RE: Massive Quartersawn white oak

I have more than a few boards that are so beautiful that I can't bring myself to cut them.  I have always said I was just going to make a picture frame . . . and put them in the frame. It looks to ...
6270_Productions Woodworking 10 2,120 01-18-2023, 01:43 PM
  0 Thread: Glue failure
Post: RE: Glue failure

K. L. McReynolds Wrote: (12-31-2022, 09:52 AM) -- Learned from mistakes. I am still learning from mine.:D -- That's why I hang out here . . . to learn from other peoples mistakes. Thanks for pos...
6270_Productions Woodworking 11 2,235 12-31-2022, 02:20 PM

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