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  0 Thread: The new world order
Post: RE: The new world order

We've had 2 gutter contractors out to look at an issue where the flow coming from valleys at three different places are overshooting the gutter.  Neither wanted to even bid. We also just had a fencin...
cams2705 Home Improvement 6 425 04-30-2021, 09:54 PM
  0 Thread: Vinyl plank floor?
Post: RE: Vinyl plank floor?

Other will probably chime in ... But I would use a cement board on the subfloor under the shower pan and behind the walls for the shower surround.  Read the exact installation instructions for your pr...
cams2705 Home Improvement 10 419 04-28-2021, 12:55 PM
  0 Thread: India Ink?
Post: RE: India Ink?

Attached HERE is an article on ebonizing ash using Behlen dye and Old Masters Spanish Oak stain since both do a different task in dying the grain and non-grain portions of the ash.
cams2705 Finishing 10 755 04-09-2021, 12:31 PM
  0 Thread: If you like the Ishitani videos on YouTube...
Post: RE: If you like the Ishitani videos on YouTube...

Kobeomsuk Furniture is another one along with Isitani and Leaf-Works.  I find all their presentations very soothing.
cams2705 Woodworking 10 938 04-02-2021, 12:19 PM
  0 Thread: PVC Baseboard
Post: RE: PVC Baseboard

(03-15-2021, 05:21 PM)Snipe Hunter Wrote: Any issues with shrinking/movement? None at all.  And this is in a bathroom that cycles between humid and dry.
cams2705 Home Improvement 10 689 03-15-2021, 11:20 PM
  0 Thread: PVC Baseboard
Post: RE: PVC Baseboard

(03-15-2021, 04:12 PM)Halfathumb Wrote: I've decided I should use PVC baseboards. I'm guessing they get applied with silicone. Is this the way to go? I used PVC in my bathroom right near my shower ...
cams2705 Home Improvement 10 689 03-15-2021, 04:23 PM
  0 Thread: White stain on knotty pine?
Post: RE: White stain on knotty pine?

I did this on my back covered deck ceiling.  I tried using a Sherwin Williams white stain to be able to see the grain, but the knots kept bleeding through. I ended up sanding the knots and using  SW ...
cams2705 Finishing 4 512 03-06-2021, 03:17 AM
  0 Thread: 240V electrical question
Post: RE: 240V electrical question

Peter, is your shop anywhere near you laundry room?  If you have an electric dryer, you could always branch off of there and just not do laundry and woodworking at the same time.
cams2705 Woodworking Power Tools 28 1,804 03-04-2021, 05:54 PM
  0 Thread: Need a source for stainless steel plate
Post: RE: Need a source for stainless steel plate

McMaster has what you need in 18" square sheets that you could cut down.  The gauge thickness you're looking for translates from ~0.06" - 0.09" thick.
cams2705 Woodworking 21 1,674 02-28-2021, 10:18 PM
  0 Thread: $338!
Post: RE: $338!

(02-27-2021, 09:34 PM)badwhiskey Wrote: 22" Topanga Vase, Natural I don't know what I laughed at harder: the price, the rough and  un-sanded chunk of pine log, or the story behind the brand if you ...
cams2705 Woodturning 10 1,028 02-27-2021, 10:05 PM
  0 Thread: ? about 45 deg lock miter bit.
Post: RE: ? about 45 deg lock miter bit.

(02-26-2021, 05:47 PM)Rob Young Wrote: More, or less, this is what I've done the past few times I wanted QS to show on all four sides. I was also making my own veneer from the same stock as the "bi...
cams2705 Woodworking Power Tools 8 530 02-26-2021, 08:27 PM
  0 Thread: ? about 45 deg lock miter bit.
Post: RE: ? about 45 deg lock miter bit.

With the setup of these bits being as finicky as they are, I've seen folks take a different approach.  Use a full thickness quartersawn leg milled a little narrower than your final dimension on the no...
cams2705 Woodworking Power Tools 8 530 02-26-2021, 04:49 PM
  0 Thread: Start cap with resistor
Post: RE: Stsrt cap with resistor

(02-19-2021, 03:24 PM)fredhargis Wrote: The start cap on my DC popped today, and it has a bleed down (?) resistor on it. I can find a lot of them online without the resistor but none (with fast deli...
cams2705 Woodworking Power Tools 11 801 02-19-2021, 03:56 PM
  0 Thread: Sanding Table
Post: RE: Sanding Table

A guy on you tube (hffcom) sells cutting board feet HERE and also has a downdraft table where he used these same feet for the surface.
cams2705 Woodworking 6 757 01-26-2021, 06:36 PM
  0 Thread: Need tips on moving lumber
Post: RE: Need tips on moving lumber

Many Army officers I've met in my career have done their moves using ABF.  The company delivers a trailer in front of your house and you load it.  I would load the lumber flat on the floor and then my...
cams2705 Woodworking 11 1,614 01-24-2021, 04:30 PM
  0 Thread: MOEN lav hot water handle misaligned
Post: RE: MOEN lav hot water handle misaligned

I have a similar Moen faucet in all the bathrooms in our home.  There is no screw or pop-off cap on the faucet to align. Look HERE from Moen.  Specifically at pictures 7 and 8 in the instruction guid...
cams2705 Home Improvement 5 482 01-21-2021, 03:17 PM
  0 Thread: Weber Natural Gas grill issue
Post: RE: Weber Natural Gas grill issue

I have an LP Weber.  The only time I see something like this is if I do not turn the burner off after I used the grill the last time. When I turn my grill off, I turn the gas bottle off first to let ...
cams2705 Home Improvement 7 763 01-17-2021, 09:05 PM
  0 Thread: Fire pit on concrete?
Post: RE: Fire pit on concrete?

Get yourself four 24" concrete paver bricks like THESE. to put under the fire pit. I had a friend burn a hole in his deck (duh!) and after I helped him repair the three deck boards, I suggested the s...
cams2705 Home Improvement 8 627 01-17-2021, 03:00 PM
  0 Thread: closet doors jumping top rail - wits end
Post: RE: closet doors jumping top rail - wits end

Do you have the door guide that is screwed into the floor that the keeps the doors nearly vertical when sliding them open?  If you don't, your pushing in on the door may be what is causing them to ski...
cams2705 Home Improvement 16 1,271 01-11-2021, 12:11 PM
  0 Thread: Chisel type/use?
Post: RE: Chisel type/use?

My guess would be to cut dovetails in the base of turning blanks to be held in chuck jaws.
cams2705 Woodworking Hand Tools 6 990 12-30-2020, 08:38 PM

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