Happy New Year everyone! I spotted this set of Diamond Hone Blocks in the local HF store and wondered if anyone has used this product or one like it. Would this be suitable for a plane blade!
3 Piece 2'' x 6'' Diamond Hone Blocks
An alternative (on line) is a four sided block version: 4-Sided...
I have a few pieces of black walnut log rough cut with a chain saw about 12 or 14 inches long, and I would be willing to trade 2 or 3 of them for a few lathe lessons. I have used a lathe a little bit, but not much and have had no training. I want to learn to turn well enough to make some finials...
As some of you may know I got a sizable commission for producing some custom knife blocks for a client that will give them as Christmas gifts to their best customers.
When I had originally talked with the client they had wanted to order as many as 40 of these blocks but after...
So I have had the Jet air cleaner for quite a few months now and have been really happy with it (once I got a new board for the remote.. which Jet was super quick to get to me).
I decided it was time to clean both filters.. I hadn't taken out the inner filter before, and when I did I noticed...
Amazing new invention will protect us from getting hurt, I can't wait to get one. ;-)
I apparently have a firewood rack full of the stuff pictured below. Well, half full anyway - I'm hoping I can dig some more oak out of there. Anyway, since its worthless in the fireplace, it seems like a waste to toss it, since I know there is some demand for this stuff (I don't know jack about...
My son in law has some Pecan that he is cutting up for firewood. Some of the pieces are big enough I figured I could get some turning blanks out of it.
After I saw it into blocks Do I seal it on all sides or just the end grain?
And what product is best for sealing?
I am asking some of you seasoned pros. I just acquired the Grizzly G0513X2 17" bandsaw and have been watching the videos and reading what I can find on it's capabilities. I will most likely be re-sawing a lot of burls and crotch pieces and trying some bandsaw boxes. I was wondering the...