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  0 Thread: Seeking Grain Filler Tips and Suggestions
Post: RE: Seeking Grain Filler Tips and Suggestions

Bill Tindall Wrote: (05-05-2022, 06:32 AM) -- Solvent based filler can be colored with artist pigment, available in any art store or art department of craft stores.   I use Burnt Umber on walnut.  Es...
wpwoodworker Finishing 7 452 05-05-2022, 03:13 PM
  0 Thread: Seeking Grain Filler Tips and Suggestions
Post: Seeking Grain Filler Tips and Suggestions

I’m building a walnut desk and would like to apply grain filler to the desktop to get a very smooth surface finish. I’m planning to use Mohawk Grain Filler. This is a solvent based grain filler. I ch...
wpwoodworker Finishing 7 452 04-19-2022, 02:53 PM
  0 Thread: John Deere AMT600 Seat Cover Material
Post: RE: John Deere AMT600 Seat Cover Material

Take it to an auto upholstery shop. They will have the materials to recover the seat and can probably do it easier and cheaper than you can do it yourself.
wpwoodworker Home Improvement 4 419 01-22-2022, 07:54 AM
  0 Thread: Fed up with my Grizzly G0656 jointer. Asking for help
Post: RE: Fed up with my Grizzly G0656 jointer. Asking ...

After reading Tablesawtom’s post, I realized I’ve been setting up my jointer the exact same way for more than 25 years including the Oneway jig. I stumbled upon a slightly damaged Oneway for a great p...
wpwoodworker Woodworking Power Tools 12 1,784 12-07-2021, 08:25 AM
  0 Thread: band saw throat plate
Post: RE: band saw throat plate

Plexiglass is an acrylic compound which, as you’ve found, is brittle. If you want to stick with clear plastic, try polycarbonate instead (one brand name is Lucite). Polycarbonate is the main component...
wpwoodworker Woodworking 10 1,045 09-30-2021, 07:20 AM
  0 Thread: UPDATE torebuild/replace?
Post: RE: rebuild/replace?

Wild Turkey Wrote: (06-12-2021, 02:10 PM) -- I have three Porter-Cable 7336 6" ROS that I picked up cheap years ago.  They've been my "go to" sander for years but have begun to vibrate a bunch so I f...
wpwoodworker Woodworking Power Tools 11 2,042 06-12-2021, 03:57 PM
  0 Thread: dowels
Post: RE: dowels

Try Cincinnati Dowel & Wood Products in Mt. Orab, Ohio. https://www.cincinnatidowel.com/ (https://www.cincinnatidowel.com/) I’ve been pleased with what I purchased from them.
wpwoodworker Woodworking 3 887 02-01-2021, 03:44 PM
  0 Thread: Face Maker Jig Instructions
Post: RE: Face Maker Jig Instructions

Thanks everyone, I’ll follow up on these leads.
wpwoodworker Woodworking 5 1,248 12-22-2020, 05:03 PM
  0 Thread: Face Maker Jig Instructions
Post: RE: Face Maker Jig Instructions

Thanks for the link. It’s a good description.  The photos help but no real user instructions. The link indicated it was sold by Woodworker’s Supply. I’ve contacted their technical support about ins...
wpwoodworker Woodworking 5 1,248 12-22-2020, 07:56 AM
  0 Thread: Face Maker Jig Instructions
Post: Face Maker Jig Instructions

I just picked up a Face Maker Pocket Hole Jig. It was sold by Woodworker’s Supply in years gone by. I’d never heard of this jig before today. Looking at photos found online it looks complete but is...
wpwoodworker Woodworking 5 1,248 12-21-2020, 03:01 PM
  0 Thread: Surge protector
Post: RE: Surge protector

Like others, I simply unplug my lathe when not in use. I do this for all my power tools for safety sake. I installed a whole house surge protector many years ago after a lightning strike and have don...
wpwoodworker Woodturning 4 1,546 12-03-2020, 04:51 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for Porter Cable H&L sanding pad
Post: RE: Looking for Porter Cable H&L sanding pad

wood2woodknot Wrote: (09-05-2020, 09:40 PM) -- I think I got mine from Black & Decker / Stanley parts dept. a couple years ago. Had the same trouble finding one, but they are a perfect match. Only tr...
wpwoodworker Tool Swap N' Sell 7 1,380 09-06-2020, 01:48 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for Porter Cable H&L sanding pad
Post: RE: Looking for Porter Cable H&L sanding pad

The sander is Porter Cable Model 340. The serial number is Type 1 Ser. No. 336075A 8914. The H&L pad catalog/part number is PC 13591. Let me know if you need any more information. Thanks
wpwoodworker Tool Swap N' Sell 7 1,380 09-03-2020, 04:49 PM
  0 Thread: Looking for Porter Cable H&L sanding pad
Post: Looking for Porter Cable H&L sanding pad

The hook & loop pad on my Porter Cable 340 sander has given up. It will no longer hold the sandpaper in place. I’ve looked online for a replacement H&L pad but came up with nothing. Seems the H&L pad ...
wpwoodworker Tool Swap N' Sell 7 1,380 09-03-2020, 03:36 PM
  0 Thread: What would you do with this gouge?
Post: RE: What would you do with this gouge?

Try an abrasive cut-off wheel to cut back past the defect then re-grind the profile. If it still crumbles, then it’s toast. You can try re-heat treating but probably not worth the trouble.
wpwoodworker Woodturning 9 3,600 06-10-2020, 10:30 AM
  0 Thread: Grill recommendation
Post: RE: Grill recommendation

Weber Genesis or Summit are (were?)made in USA, Spirit made in China. Craigslist can be your friend if you don’t mind doing a little clean-up. It’s moving season, bargains can be had since grills ar...
wpwoodworker Home Improvement 21 6,256 06-05-2020, 07:10 AM
  0 Thread: Alternate Solvent for Shellac
Post: RE: Alternate Solvent for Shellac

Have you tried your local Ace or True Value hardware store for denatured alcohol? I checked a few SoCal locations and they were showing it in stock.
wpwoodworker Finishing 22 9,878 05-11-2020, 07:02 AM
  0 Thread: Cedar or Cypress in SoCal or West Coast
Post: RE: Cedar or Cypress in SoCal or West Coast

Have you tried your local Home Depot? I was amazed at the lumber available in store when I visited the HD in Oxnard on a recent business trip. If they don’t have it in store, you can most likely ord...
wpwoodworker Woodworking 5 1,915 04-07-2020, 07:10 AM
  0 Thread: Cherry
Post: RE: Cherry

You didn’t state plywood thickness but depending where you live, most Menards have 1/4” cherry veneer ply in stock and you can order thicker material.  You can also order cherry veneer ply from Home ...
wpwoodworker Woodworking 12 4,347 02-16-2020, 04:10 PM
  0 Thread: Wood in Charlotte, NC area
Post: RE: Wood in Charlotte, NC area

There's a fellow in Lawndale, NC that has a woodmizer and saws local hardwoods part time. He lists in Craigslist pretty frequently. Just put 'Lumber Lawndale' in Craigslist search and he should pop up...
wpwoodworker Woodworking 20 9,801 06-24-2018, 07:45 PM

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