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    Michael Pyron

    Chisels

    Thread Starter: Michael Pyron

    yep, mighty useful tools. I'm at a point in my life where I feel the need to upgrade from the Buck Brother's chisels I've been getting from Home Depot... the issue I see, is that quality chisels have wooden handles, and I use a 12 oz. hammer. I know my hammer VERY well, and since I'm an in...

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    steven c newman

    Busy day today

    Thread Starter: steven c newman

    And now time for a few "Cold ones" First off, The Boss wanted a blind on the backdoor repaired with a new one.....New one needed those clips down at the bottom, to keep it from flopping around, used self-drilling drywall screws into the steel skin of the door...and had the driver tip drill into...

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    Jeff Bartley

    Sharp chisels!

    Thread Starter: Jeff Bartley

    Sharp chisels yes! But not at the end, on the sides. I'm just wondering how many here have been cut up by the edges of their chisels? And does anyone purposely dull the side edges to prevent this? Jeff (with a slice on his index finger!)

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    Mike Henderson

    Free SawStop Brake

    Thread Starter: Mike Henderson

    I was cutting a small piece of wood and before I knew it the blade was below the table and I had a small cut on my thumb. Don't even know exactly how everything happened. While the piece was small, I'd made the same cut many times before. Anyway, just a nick, bit of blood and a ruined...

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    Peter Quinn

    Shaper wire brush head? Does such a thing exist?

    Thread Starter: Peter Quinn

    I'm looking for a wire brush head for a shaper, either metal or abrasive nylon, for texturing open grain wood such as oak or ash. I use a brushing machine at work similar to a drum sander, but it won't do edges of wide boards, and it won't do curves. I know they have sanding heads.....anyone...

    Last Post By: Joe Calhoon Yesterday, 8:08 PM Go to last post
    Dan Forman

    Keeping bandsaw blade clean?

    Thread Starter: Dan Forman

    When cutting green wood into blanks, how do y'all keep your band saw blades from gunking up? I have heard that Pam cooking spray wiped on the blade helps, but I don't find it very effective. Any other suggestions? Thanks, Dan

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