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  0 Thread: flattening planes
Post: RE: flattening planes

Very interesting. Thanks
MNice Woodworking Hand Tools 4 538 03-21-2024, 08:23 PM
  0 Thread: A Box Project for February..
Post: RE: A Box Project for February..

Bandit, best wishes for you & your family’s health. I’ve enjoyed following your builds and I’d like to thank you for all your efforts Jeff
MNice Woodworking Hand Tools 18 1,201 03-06-2024, 08:43 AM
  0 Thread: Moisture problem in new shop!
Post: RE: Moisture problem in new shop!

Is the heater vented? If not, that’s a big part of the problem. I run a ceiling fan 24/7, live in MN and have zero problem in my 24x24 shop heated with vented gas unit heater.
MNice Woodworking 62 5,667 01-29-2024, 10:25 PM
  0 Thread: garage shop heater
Post: RE: garage shop heater

I’m in Minnesota, 24 x24 detached Garage/shop dedicated to toys and hobbies, cars get their own garage. I have a 50,000 BTU gas unit heater and heat it 24/7. I keep it about 45 and up it to 50 or so ...
MNice Woodworking 22 5,999 12-05-2020, 09:10 AM
  0 Thread: New Decking, at Least
Post: RE: New Decking, at Least

I think the wide spacing is very smart.  The wood needs to dry out. Very nice looking
MNice Home Improvement 51 26,700 09-30-2019, 03:02 PM
  0 Thread: 'nother math problem
Post: RE: 'nother math problem

I’d just step over the string. Much easier
MNice Woodworking 15 9,270 07-12-2019, 05:44 PM
  0 Thread: Project....
Post: RE: Project....

Where did you buy the tools?????
MNice Woodworking Hand Tools 43 26,352 05-16-2018, 07:55 PM
  0 Thread: WTB user router plane
Post: WTB user router plane

Looking for a user router plane, all parts in tact, Stanley preferred. Thank you
MNice Tool Swap N' Sell 0 1,123 03-09-2018, 12:27 PM
  0 Thread: Shop progress
Post: RE: Shop progress

Big Dave Wrote: (03-07-2018, 11:37 AM) -- Lake home and a shop. That's my retirement goal.... :yes: Till looks great! -- That is the plan!!   I'll hit 60 this July, just not sure of "the date...
MNice Woodworking Hand Tools 9 4,587 03-07-2018, 12:56 PM
  0 Thread: Shop progress
Post: RE: Shop progress

Thanks Mark. Magic??
MNice Woodworking Hand Tools 9 4,587 03-06-2018, 09:57 PM
  0 Thread: Shop progress
Post: RE: Shop progress

Thats goofy??  It doesn't show this way on my iphone?? Sorry, no cardinal picture and 2 sideways tills??
MNice Woodworking Hand Tools 9 4,587 03-06-2018, 03:33 PM
  0 Thread: Shop progress
Post: Shop progress

I recently moved to a lake home, I’m EXTREMELY lucky !!and built a new 24 x 24 garage for boat storage and a workshop. Been working on organizing hand tool and here is my saw/plane till. Also saw a ...
MNice Woodworking Hand Tools 9 4,587 03-06-2018, 03:29 PM
  0 Thread: Firewall and electrical switch
Post: RE: Firewall and electrical switch

Depending on where you are located, the house/garage separation is usually not a true fire wall, but just 1 layer requirement on the garage side.  In MN, most houses are built to the IRC, not the IBC,...
MNice Home Improvement 8 5,584 02-01-2018, 08:02 AM
  0 Thread: Shop wall finish??
Post: RE: Shop wall finish??

Not dark at all. I have 12 four ft led strip lights and obviously I have a lot of work left. We were lucky enough to find a lake place and ice fishing takes shop organization time away.
MNice Finishing 20 13,600 01-20-2018, 09:49 AM
  0 Thread: Shop wall finish??
Post: RE: Shop wall finish??

Just applied with a 4” brush. I’ll post pictures at a later date as it is very much under construction
MNice Finishing 20 13,600 01-15-2018, 09:36 PM
  0 Thread: Shop wall finish??
Post: RE: Shop wall finish??

Update: Decided to go with a satin poly and it turned out great. Thanks fo all the suggestions Jeff
MNice Finishing 20 13,600 01-15-2018, 06:07 PM
  0 Thread: Shop wall finish??
Post: RE: Shop wall finish??

No worries. Thanks all for your opinions and advise. Much appreciated
MNice Finishing 20 13,600 11-27-2017, 09:55 PM
  0 Thread: Shop wall finish??
Post: Shop wall finish??

I'm completing my detached garage/workshop and have a finish question if I may. Interior is sanded plywood, ( I hate sheet rocking/taping) I would like to maintain the nice wood look.  would sandin...
MNice Finishing 20 13,600 11-27-2017, 08:34 AM
  0 Thread: Wow....
Post: Wow....

I've been a  casual woodworker for 40+ years, starting with portable power tools, including a shopsmith but for the last 20 years, mostly hand tools, excepting lathe work..  I've learned to sharpen ha...
MNice Woodworking Hand Tools 2 2,602 04-25-2017, 07:13 AM
  0 Thread: Saws.....what to do??
Post: RE: Saws.....what to do??

My bad folks......I phrased the question very poorly.. What would folks suggest as far as PPI and how many of each crosscut/rip saws are the handiest.  I have no problem converting one to the other...
MNice Woodworking Hand Tools 7 5,533 03-09-2017, 12:35 PM

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