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Fixed my Table Saw crosscut sled…

Short story:  I have a simple sled to square off plywood pieces.     The slot was loose, REALLY loose. To fix it, I popped some #6 flat head screws into the [wooden] bar and, after tweaking and filing, the … Continue reading

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Blogging is overrated.

I don’t really like doing this. Other prople’s stuff I can really enjoy, but putting one’s self out there is not easy or fun. Maybe that’s why I do so little of it? Duh! I guess it will help if … Continue reading

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Summer is just about over…

But it has been eventful. The furnace is in the basement along with my woodworking shop and that means the furnace distributes dust throughout the building. So, in June, I took delivery of a custom filter for the cold air … Continue reading

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Q&D jig for sharpening planer blades

Once in a while, I do a bit of woodworking for the trophy shop. On Tuesday, Bert tells me I need to make a custom base, by Friday no less. It’s a block 9.25″ square and 2.25″ high. I’m all … Continue reading

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It’s worse than I expected, but only a little.

I’m not complaining, but this deal has a few worts. I have no use for the jointer, so that’s for sale. The table saw is intriguing. Do I want to use a tilting table saw?  It’s not a Unisaw, but … Continue reading

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Confession time. I bought something.

Worse yet, it was some thing I didn’t need and don’t have room for. Oh well. There is the cool factor. How often does one see a Delta 1172 Tenoning Jig. I mean Delta stopped making them when I was … Continue reading

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Wilton Vise

Just found a Sketchup drawing of the Wilton Corner Vise. That’s cool since I just recently bought one and had not figured out how to mount it. Looking at this image, it appears that it should work pretty well as … Continue reading

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