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    Off Topic: Aging balsamic vingar

    Totally off topic, but we all have to eat something.
    We had a small bottle of real aged balsamic vinegar, thick like a pancake syrup and very tasty. So can I leave a unopened bottle of balsamic...
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    Use an airless but first buy an extension pipe...

    Use an airless but first buy an extension pipe maybe two. get 4' and 6', get an adjustable angle elbow. If you can not find an adjustable one get a 90 degree elbow. This will allow you to paint...
  3. Many old school woodshops have a drop right above...

    Many old school woodshops have a drop right above the blade. It is part of the blade guard. Of course it makes it very hard to move the saw around.
    Bill D.
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    Zoro has "replacement vise jaws". Worst case...

    Zoro has "replacement vise jaws". Worst case you will have to drill one new mounting hole and cut any extra length off. They are considered a consumable item. You can also buy soft jaws.
    Bil lD
  5. A vfd has one feature not available on a static...

    A vfd has one feature not available on a static or rotary. They can safely run a motor bigger then their design size all day long. My lathe came with a 1hp VFd supplying a 3hp motor. It had limits...
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    Normal way is to save them to a thumbdrive then...

    Normal way is to save them to a thumbdrive then physically move them over. Then save the thumbdrive for a reboot in case you lose everything in a hard drive crash.
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    I learned when moving bookshelves and chest of...

    I learned when moving bookshelves and chest of drawers. decide on a number systm to box the goods. We called the bottom shelf or drawer number one and counted up from there. So one box might be...
  8. Thouhgts on this cyclone for sale in Modesto, Ca

    i saw this in my town for sale. They have been trying to sell it for at least a month. No real information, looks like a big motor, probably three phase? I already have a cyclone so no interest...
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    Do you have a big enough dust collector to run...

    Do you have a big enough dust collector to run one?
    Bil lD
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    Use an adjustable reamer to open up the bore of a...

    Use an adjustable reamer to open up the bore of a 5/8 pulley. or much easier to shim down a 7/8 bore. I had to ream the pulley on my mini-mill to fit a new motor shaft size.
    A little more money but...
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    Consider buying a shipping container and paying...

    Consider buying a shipping container and paying someone to haul it to the new location. Could you use it as shed at the new location? When I bought a sofa my sister helped me move it by throwing...
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    I looked at the links to OWWM photos and I notice...

    I looked at the links to OWWM photos and I notice they all had guards mounted on some of the gears. I suppose overhead line shaft stuff is hard to guard since the belts have to be knocked on and off...
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    Panacea Planer. 24"

    Saw this somewhat local to me. 24" planer from around 1900. looks scary to run.

    https://klamath.craigslist.org/tls/d/greenview-24-planer/6900285200.html
  14. "Free range wood" and charge extra for the...

    "Free range wood" and charge extra for the feature. I think tree farms now have to let the trees go outside and move around. There is a place near me that sells big rocks for garden features. I am...
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    How bad will it be to scrub the grease out of the...

    How bad will it be to scrub the grease out of the crown in the kitchen? If the crown has tiny details it will not come out of them. Raised panel doors in a kitchen are bad enough. My Mom's advice...
  16. I would guess mahogony Bill D

    I would guess mahogony
    Bill D
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    many VFDs run a small buzzy fan as long as power...

    many VFDs run a small buzzy fan as long as power is connected. On my lathe I used the old contactor to supply power into the vfd. I installed a small pushbutton station to control the vfd power...
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    I would assume it is some standard Amercian taper...

    I would assume it is some standard Amercian taper size pin. I would replace it with one that has internal threads. That way it will not stick out and snag your clothes as you walk buy. Use a slide...
  19. My advice would be to put in some jb weld and lap...

    My advice would be to put in some jb weld and lap the pin to fit. If you have one use an expanding reamer instead of lapping.
    bil lD
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    I often use a loggers helmet when using power...

    I often use a loggers helmet when using power tools. It has a face screen, not shield, so it does not fog up and earmuffs. Great for mowing the lawn and planer, shaper, tablesaw use.
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    You say 110 volts. are you in the Caribbean or...

    You say 110 volts. are you in the Caribbean or maybe Columbia? Shipping will be a problem.
    Your power woould have been upgraded to 120 at least 70 years ago if in North America.
    Bill D
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    I would buy two blades that are just a little...

    I would buy two blades that are just a little thicker together then the 6mm needed. Mount them backwards in the saw and touch a fine grindstone to the sides until the stack thickness is correct. ...
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    I would think just use silicone caulking to hold...

    I would think just use silicone caulking to hold the tiles so they can flex a bit, Use silicone grout with a color to suit.
    Bill D
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    I am interested in the welder

    I am interested in the welder
  25. also do you want plastic which will fail in the...

    also do you want plastic which will fail in the sun or brass which will cost a dollar more and last forever. be careful and do not get a potmetal one which will corrode away under the brass paint....
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