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    Theo Hall

    Calling all owners of Lie-Nielsen Scraping Planes; 212 112 85

    Thread Starter: Theo Hall

    Hello all, I was given a 212 Scraping plane from a very kind family member for Christmas. I must be doing something wrong however, as the only shavings I am currently getting are either so rough, they are like a blunt plane iron would give you (complete with dreaded tearout), or just dust, like...

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    steven c newman

    Step back cupboard, a build thread

    Thread Starter: steven c newman

    Time to get busy. hauled two planks to the shop, tonight. Mr. Gumption picks some strange times to show up...;) Marked the first one, in order to get two blanks out of it. Second one only had enough for one blank.....got out a saw.. A D-112, and that big, old square. Was only trying...

    Last Post By: steven c newman Today, 2:53 PM Go to last post
    mark mcfarlane

    Fixing a glue up gap?

    Thread Starter: mark mcfarlane

    I'm making couple of end tables out of white oak. I didn't have any 8/4 in stock for legs so I tried gluing up some 4/4 to make 8/4. I have done this successfully in the past using red oak,... Two of my eight legs have a slight gap between the boards as per the picture below which shows the...

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    Dev Emch

    Shop Tour #3: The Martin T-17 Tablesaw.

    Thread Starter: Dev Emch

    Well, here is shop tour #3. As I have said, the shop is in flux right now. I am moving and redoing lots so please forgive the mess and remodel pains. I still have sawdust left over from the summer work as well. But Richard wants some photos:D and Lou wants to see this beastie even if its wearing...

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    Alan Lightstone

    High CRI Workshop LEDs

    Thread Starter: Alan Lightstone

    I've been spending tons of time looking for high CRI (>90, hopefully 93-95) LED bulbs / fixtures for my workshop build. I'm having a real tough time finding LED tube fixtures with high CRIs (looking for 4000-4100K fixtures). I can find Edison base bulbs or floods with high CRIs, but linear...

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    Peter Zimmerman

    Advice on JP combo vs separate tools

    Thread Starter: Peter Zimmerman

    Iím in the process of building a new shop with the idea of returning to woodworking after a 25-year hiatus. My plan is to purchase a combination of equipment to suit my needs. Iíve been looking at different equipment lines to strike a balance between quality and value. In the jointers and planers,...

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