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  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 1,446 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 3 711 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 5 926 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 5 926 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 5 926 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 1,230 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 1,069 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 1,069 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 1,069 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 3,160 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 5,508 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 8,208 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 1,745 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 3,831 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 9,148 06-24-2018, 07:45 PM
  0 Thread: Porter Cable 7539 Router-More pics added
Post: RE: Porter Cable 7539 Router-More pics added

Sent you a PM.
wpwoodworker Tool Swap N' Sell 6 3,298 01-03-2018, 12:59 PM
  0 Thread: Brad Nailer Sears Craftsman educate me
Post: RE: Brad Nailer Sears Craftsman educate me

I've had that brad nailer for years, picked it up on a clearance table at Sears for a song. At the time, it was all I could afford. The major deficiencies everyone mentions above are correct - limited...
wpwoodworker Woodworking Power Tools 14 7,932 09-08-2016, 06:30 AM
  0 Thread: I Need Some Bushes
Post: Re: I Need Some Bushes

We put in gardenias. They're evergreen, hearty, bloom frequently in summer, smell good, look good and grow quickly. The height depends on the variety selected. Price isn't bad, depends on the size/var...
wpwoodworker Home Improvement 6 3,979 03-08-2016, 02:56 PM
  0 Thread: Cleaning drum sander rolls
Post: Re: Cleaning drum sander rolls

I rinse off the windex with clear tap water.
wpwoodworker Woodworking Power Tools 3 5,952 08-07-2015, 04:15 PM
  0 Thread: Cleaning drum sander rolls
Post: Re: Cleaning drum sander rolls

I soak gummed-up sander belts in store-brand windex for a few hours then rinse off the residue and let them dry. If it's really gummed-up I use a stiff bristle brush to help loosen the residue after t...
wpwoodworker Woodworking Power Tools 3 5,952 08-06-2015, 11:44 AM

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