I have a thin wood panel (white hardboard) that I need cut into perfect circles of a few different diameters. I will most likely need this service on an ongoing basis, but I first have to do some testing with this initial set of circles/disks.
If you have the right equipment to cut wood panels...
I'm in need of a portable drill press stand - one that you clamp a 3/8" electric drill into. I used to have one that I used on a jig to drill tuning pin holes into a piano's pinblock with the pinblock remaining in the piano. I'd like to make a similar jig to use for the same purpose in drilling...
Anybody have about 65-75 bf of wormy maple? I need about 12 bf to be 6/4-8/4, and the rest to be 4/4. It all needs to be 5" wide. If you have any, or know someone who does please let me know.
Today a friend of mine called and stated one of his large Black Walnuts fell during IRENE. . .
He has a horse farm and it is blocking one of the gates and needs it gone and has offered it up to me if I can move it. I have a friend who has a saw mill, tree cutting business to include trucks...
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I want to build a new router table fence. I would welcome any ideas from those of you that have made your own. I hope to incorporate several features:
hold down feather boards
a safe but flexible bit guard
replaceable zero clearance inserts
good dust collection
I'm currently using a "bargain"...
The 2011 Woodworking Showcase is scheduled for September 17. It is to be held at the Klingspor's Woodworking Shop store in Raleigh. This event is a competition for ribbons and $ awards, but it is also a great opportunity to get out and see everyone's work, watch a demonstration or two, pick up a...
Anyone seen any good deals on clamps?
I will be starting a Hal taylor chair in the next month or 2.
I don't have a bunch of clamps and from the glue ups It looks like I a will be needing a bunch of clamps.
So looking to find a good deal on some.
8/4 purpleheart, hard tiger maple and other colorful hardwoods wanted, scraps and shorts.
Short pieces are fine at least 2 inches wide and 6 inches long.
Not looking for premium retail priced turning squares.
This is for turning tops for Haiti, longer pieces may be used for turning and...
I have a friend and fellow woodworker in Delaware who is looking for a quantity of rough sawn walnut lumber. Most any thickness is OK, but he'd like some 6/4 or 8/4 stuff if possible. He'll take most any quantity over 500 bf (to make the trip worthwhile) and 1000 bf would be even better...
I in addition to woodworking also do metalworking with a small metal lathe and mill. Does anyone know anywhere around the Mooresville/Charlotte area any machine shops, etc. that may sell me small amounts of their cutoffs/scrap. I use 6061 aluminum, 1018, 12L14 steel, and cold rolled sheets steel...
Someone from this forum emailed me a while ago wanting a Leigh FMT setup.(not the super FMT) I am sure that saved that email but in the sea of emails that I get I can't find it!
If that was you, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
I need some wood...cherry, walnut, some exotics or any other wood that would be good for flutes....I dont want any pine though. I might could use some poplar if it had good color..
Or point me to the best stores you guys buy wood from...I don't want to drive any more than 2 hrs one way.
Anybody in the group around Raleigh have any nice Ambrosia with lots of color? I need about 100-150 bf. I got some great stuff a couple of years ago from Russ Dentz but I'm running out :gar-Cr and have a project coming up that I need it for.
Can get a refurbished for $452 + tax.
And get new from Lowes for $599 minus HF 20% coupon, and minus their 10% new to area coupon for $432 + tax. Am looking for a better deal.
Just missed one on CL for $300 and another for 275! rrrrrrrrggg!
Got one? Let's talk.
I may be in need of some 1X8X72 Ambrosia Maple if anyone has any at a good price or knows where I can locate some.:help: I've got logs and growing trees running out my ears but no flat stock for a project a friend has in mind for me to do. Yeah, I know, venturing into the wild world of flat work...