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  0 Thread: Humidity stick?
Post: RE: Humidity stick?

Pirate Wrote: (06-05-2020, 07:34 PM) -- Got an idea and think I read about it somewhere. It's a stick for measuring humidity. 2 strips of wood glued together. Different species, or grain direction....
geraldonj Woodworking 18 4,696 06-06-2020, 09:32 AM
  0 Thread: woodworking ideas for a grandpa to do with a 8 year old grandson
Post: RE: woodworking ideas for a grandpa to do with a 8...

Bill Wilson Wrote: (03-26-2020, 10:57 AM) -- I built the standard go-to projects like tool boxes, bird houses and bird feeders with my 2 grandsons.  I loaded the tool boxes with old tools I found at ...
geraldonj Woodworking 21 5,460 03-26-2020, 03:29 PM
  0 Thread: Saber saw replacement suggestions needed
Post: RE: Saber saw replacement suggestions needed

5thumbs Wrote: (03-19-2020, 02:47 PM) -- My Craftsman saber saw (which I got nearly 40 years ago, when Sears was a reliable supplier) has died. My son says the bearings and the motor are shot, so it'...
geraldonj Woodworking Power Tools 23 5,257 03-20-2020, 12:22 PM
  0 Thread: keeping glue from freezing
Post: RE: keeping glue from freezing

Kept my glue (Titebond II ans III) in unheated garage for 20 years, Never had a problem. Central NJ.
geraldonj Woodworking 14 3,863 11-20-2019, 01:18 AM
  0 Thread: Warming box?
Post: RE: Warming box?

A terrarium heater with or without a thermostat.
geraldonj Woodworking 7 2,477 10-07-2019, 03:06 PM
  0 Thread: Latex paint over shellac
Post: RE: Latex paint over shellac

jteneyck Wrote: (02-27-2019, 01:09 PM) -- +1.  You'll get a smoother substrate and need fewer coats of paint if you use the BIN pigmented shellac based primer first.   John -- Thank you all for ...
geraldonj Finishing 7 5,028 02-27-2019, 03:48 PM
  0 Thread: Latex paint over shellac
Post: Latex paint over shellac

I want to paint raw wood with latex paint. Can I use regular shellac as a sealer or must I use dewaxed shellac?
geraldonj Finishing 7 5,028 02-26-2019, 09:29 AM
  0 Thread: glider chair
Post: RE: glider chair

MarkSingleton Wrote: (01-15-2019, 10:05 AM) -- Nice. Looks comfortable enough. Is it for your use or a client? -- Made it for my daughter. Not shown are seat and back pads.
geraldonj Woodworking 2 1,365 01-15-2019, 11:36 AM
  0 Thread: glider chair
Post: glider chair

Glider chair from Woodcraft plan (modified). Made from one sheet of cherry plywood, edge bound with iron on binding. Used ball-bearing glider arms. Spindles were purchased.
geraldonj Woodworking 2 1,365 01-15-2019, 09:58 AM
  0 Thread: small area help
Post: RE: small area help

A gimlet perhaps. www.highlandwoodworking.com/augergimletset.aspx
geraldonj Woodworking 13 6,613 02-24-2018, 10:25 AM
  0 Thread: Printer, Scanner, Copier, Fax
Post: RE: Printer, Scanner, Copier, Fax

JTTHECLOCKMAN Wrote: (01-01-2018, 01:56 PM) -- I posted this on a few forumas and heard this before too. Cannon seems to be getting the nod the most.  I have tried refilling my cartridges but just...
geraldonj Home Improvement 14 6,187 01-05-2018, 11:34 AM
  0 Thread: bookcase plans
Post: RE: bookcase plans

Finally done, thanks to great plans from Dave Richards. Sorry for the poor picture. I am afraid my photography skills are not any better then my wood working skills.
geraldonj Woodworking 21 10,288 07-03-2017, 10:21 AM
  0 Thread: bookcase plans
Post: RE: bookcase plans

Yes, 1/4" ply for the back.
geraldonj Woodworking 21 10,288 04-12-2017, 02:16 PM
  0 Thread: bookcase plans
Post: RE: bookcase plans

Iwas going with the 7.5" depth.
geraldonj Woodworking 21 10,288 04-12-2017, 11:33 AM
  0 Thread: bookcase plans
Post: RE: bookcase plans

A modest amount of detail would be appropiate. I had figured on box joints at the corners but I am opent to suggestions. Incidently, the case should be 31" wide and approximately 84" high. It wil...
geraldonj Woodworking 21 10,288 04-12-2017, 08:09 AM
  0 Thread: bookcase plans
Post: bookcase plans

https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/11/fe/3c/11fe3c6786857c168d0db3b8a5bd7210.jpg Anyone have plans to build this bookcase, or any construction suggestions For rectangular boxes,I would us...
geraldonj Woodworking 21 10,288 04-11-2017, 10:35 AM
  0 Thread: Worst compliment ever
Post: Re: Worst compliment ever

Nice work! I made one just like. It was passed around to four grandchildren.
geraldonj Woodworking 18 7,924 12-24-2015, 03:07 PM

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