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  0 Thread: CasterHQ?
Post: CasterHQ?

Anyone buy from CasterHQ?  We need to convert 40 lab benches to have these leveling-type casters (but with PU wheels instead of nylon) https://www.casterhq.com/2-Stem-Leveling...-lvp2s.htm McMaster-...
atgcpaul Woodworking 2 445 06-25-2021, 10:07 AM
  0 Thread: How would you attach a granite piece to a table top
Post: RE: How would you attach a granite piece to a tabl...

(06-04-2021, 01:32 PM)stav Wrote: How about epoxying a piece of wood to the base of the granite and then attach the rest of the table to that. This gets my vote.  My preference is to design things ...
atgcpaul Woodworking 12 1,150 06-08-2021, 10:18 AM
  0 Thread: Mini split condenser blew up
Post: RE: Mini split condenser blew up

Tuesday morning a tech came out and confirmed the unit was dead. Wednesday morning they dropped off a new blower and condenser unit.  Same afternoon two guys unmounted both old pieces from the house....
atgcpaul Home Improvement 8 797 05-20-2021, 03:22 PM
  0 Thread: Mini split condenser blew up
Post: RE: Mini split condenser blew up

(05-18-2021, 12:05 AM)blackhat Wrote: What happened?  Something broke. I suppose if you want a WAG, one or more of the caps on the inverter or rectifier section blew up.  Maybe a transformer. This ...
atgcpaul Home Improvement 8 797 05-18-2021, 01:49 PM
  0 Thread: Mini split condenser blew up
Post: Mini split condenser blew up

About 1/2 hr ago, we heard two electrical buzzing sounds happen about 2 minutes apart.  Then there was a pop followed by a loud rushing of air.  I went outside to look and I saw a large gray cloud spe...
atgcpaul Home Improvement 8 797 05-17-2021, 10:59 PM
  0 Thread: For Those Who Would Like to Dry Wood
Post: RE: For Those Who Would Like to Dry Wood

Hi John, What are you using for stickers?  Is that a cut up cutting board?  I like that. So that's about $3/day to run the space heater and another $1/day for the dehumidifier?  Not bad. Do...
atgcpaul Woodworking 13 1,553 05-17-2021, 02:25 PM
  0 Thread: VPN needed to access WN?
Post: VPN needed to access WN?

The other day I got this error below while trying to access WN.  It hasn't been an issue for the past 6 month while here or when I've been overseas before.  I can access WN if I turn on my VPN. Is th...
atgcpaul Software Update Complete 5 695 04-29-2021, 09:06 PM
  0 Thread: Matching a stretcher to a dowel?
Post: RE: Matching a stretcher to a dowel?

(04-25-2021, 12:31 PM)AHill Wrote: How are you going to attach the stretchers?  Typically, stretchers are tapered and a mortise or a tapered hole is drilled into the leg to accept the tapered end of...
atgcpaul Woodworking 4 477 04-25-2021, 03:43 PM
  0 Thread: Matching a stretcher to a dowel?
Post: Matching a stretcher to a dowel?

I'm thinking about making a bar stool using larger diameter dowels (let's say 1 1/4") for the legs, but I want the stretchers to match the profile of the dowel where they meet. I don't have a drill p...
atgcpaul Woodworking 4 477 04-25-2021, 10:51 AM
  0 Thread: help with deck/patio design
Post: RE: help with deck/patio design

(04-02-2021, 08:04 AM)mound Wrote: 3 risers not 2? Your 3rd riser could be your band joist. (Not to scale) [attachment=34563]
atgcpaul Home Improvement 27 1,846 04-02-2021, 04:27 PM
  0 Thread: Glu-Bot Glue bottle issue
Post: RE: Glu-Bot Glue bottle issue

I haven't had issues near the tip, but the gasket under the main cap gets deformed over time and then starts to leak air.  To solve this, I put a doubled up layer of Saran wrap under the cap and the a...
atgcpaul Woodworking 11 1,273 03-30-2021, 11:20 PM
  0 Thread: Resawing without a bandsaw?
Post: RE: Resawing without a bandsaw?

The bar is open [attachment=34426]
atgcpaul Woodworking 18 1,579 03-28-2021, 10:34 PM
  0 Thread: Arrow storage shed delivery
Post: RE: Arrow storage shed delivery

(03-24-2021, 06:29 AM)stav Wrote: There is a thread in the hand tools section where one of the members is building an Arrow shed. You might be able to get your question answered there. Thanks for t...
atgcpaul Home Improvement 7 687 03-24-2021, 09:20 AM
  0 Thread: Backyard Fun
Post: RE: Backyard Fun

(03-23-2021, 08:48 PM)bandit571 Wrote: Shed is an "Arrow" 10' x 8' steel shed....AR108A......hmmm, willing to pay in beer..... :winkgrin:  What are the dimensions of the box that this size shed is ...
atgcpaul Woodworking Hand Tools 40 4,229 03-24-2021, 09:18 AM
  0 Thread: Arrow storage shed delivery
Post: Arrow storage shed delivery

I'm thinking about an Arrow storage shed for my lawn tractor and garden tools. How are those sheds delivered?  I know it's DIY but what size box or pallet would a 10x12 shed be delivered in?  On thei...
atgcpaul Home Improvement 7 687 03-23-2021, 12:59 PM
  0 Thread: How to unstuck this bolt?
Post: RE: How to unstuck this bolt?

I started drilling out the two screws holding the whole fixture to the base and then realized I had screw extractors in my toolbox!   :slap:    Haven't needed them for years so totally forgot about t...
atgcpaul Home Improvement 5 759 03-14-2021, 07:31 PM
  0 Thread: How to unstuck this bolt?
Post: RE: How to unstuck this bolt?

(03-14-2021, 01:22 PM)MT Woodworker Wrote: Drill to release pressure and an easy out, also PB Blaster for lube Removed many damaged fasteners that way on aircraft Good news, that worked very easil...
atgcpaul Home Improvement 5 759 03-14-2021, 02:03 PM
  0 Thread: How to unstuck this bolt?
Post: How to unstuck this bolt?

I have two of these landscaping lights where the bulb base is broken off in the socket.  It's difficult to face the socket to get a good view so I'm trying to rotate the socket heads towards me.  The ...
atgcpaul Home Improvement 5 759 03-14-2021, 01:11 PM
  0 Thread: Small Walnut Slabs
Post: RE: Small Walnut Slabs

I'm trying to get a sense of scale.  Based on the table they're on, 2' long and maybe 1' wide?
atgcpaul Woodworking 6 751 03-14-2021, 07:32 AM
  0 Thread: Dewalt track saw trigger lock hard to push
Post: RE: Dewalt track saw trigger lock hard to push

(03-07-2021, 04:57 PM)Bill_de Wrote: Lubricate Repair malfunctioning plunge trigger on Dewalt DWS520 Track Saw - YouTube BTW - I found this by pasting your first sentence into Google. I watched t...
atgcpaul Woodworking Power Tools 3 459 03-07-2021, 06:18 PM

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