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  About Me

  • My Shop
    Some detailed information about my workshop.
    Power Tools
    In The Wood Shop-

    Delta 3 hp Unisaw, 52" W/Unifence, Wixey DRO, Brett Guard, 43" and 16" Uni-T-Fence options
    Delta 14" Miter Saw/With Double Laser
    Jet 6" belt 12" disk sander
    Delta 12" VS Bench Top Drill Press
    Delta 17" Floor Standing Drill Press/Laser
    B&D 1hp Fixed Base Router - My first Router
    Makita 1 hp Plunge Base Router
    DeWalt Laminate Trimmer Kit/4 bases
    DeWalt DWP611
    2 DeWalt DW618 2 1/4 hp 3 Base Router Kits and one Dw618 2 base router kit = Favorite Routers
    DeWalt 611 Fixed & Plunge Base Router Kit = Second Favorite
    Delta 1/2" Router/Shaper
    Old Shop Smith Model 510 Multi-Tool, but only use it as a lathe
    RBI Router Shop Vertical/Horizontal Router Table
    Delta Q3 40-650 Scroll Saw
    DeWalt DW788 Scroll Saw
    Leigh D4R Pro Dovetail Jig, With VRS and F2 Template
    Leigh FMT Pro M&T Jig With All Imperial Templates
    Incra I-Box jig
    Incra Wood Hinge Jig
    Rockler Corner Key Doweling Jig
    DIY 24" Drum Sander - Stockroom Supply (Sand Flea type sander)
    Ryobi Oscillating Spindle Sander - Want To Replace With Jet someday very soon
    Reliant 18" Bandsaw, DIY Resaw jig
    Reliant 1" X 42" Belt/Disk Sander
    Porter Cable Pneumatic Nailers - Pin, (2) Brad, Finish, Framing
    Air Locker- nail removing air punch
    DeWalt DW735 Planer on Delta Miter Saw/Planer Stand, Wixey DRO
    Bostitch Pneumatic T50 Stapler
    DeWalt 18 Volt Drill/Driver
    DeWalt 18 volt Impact Driver
    DeWalt 18 volt 6 1/2" Circular saw
    DeWalt 18 volt Sawzall
    DeWalt 18 volt Angle Grinder
    DeWalt 14 volt Driver/Drill
    Milwaukee Porta Band Saw On SWAG Offroad table
    Milwaukee Sawzall
    Milwaukee Hole Hawg Rt Angle 1/2" VS Drill
    Milwaukee 4" Right Angle Grinder
    Milwaukee Sheetrock screw gun
    DeWalt 6" ROS
    DeWalt 1/4 Sheet OS
    Makita 1/4 Sheet OS
    Porter Cable 6" ROS
    2 Dremel Tools
    1/8" shank Air Die Grinder/Engraver
    Paragrave 1/16" Shank Air Grinder/Engraver (dentist type air drill)
    Ingersol-Rand 5 HP 18 CFM 80 gal. Compressor
    Junn-Air 4 cfm Ultra Quiet Pancake Compressor
    About 80 Bar and Pipe Clamps - Various Sizes and Styles, mostly Bessey - Favorite = Bessey
    About 20 flat clamps of various 24", 36" & 48" sizes
    2 Back-To-Back 36" Bench Clamps
    2 Back-To-Back 48" Bench Clamps
    Join-Tec IPM-1 Router Fence Positioner
    Too Many Hand Tools To List

    In The Metal Shop-

    Miller 250 Amp DialArc HF Welder - Stick & TIG
    Miller 252 Welder - MIG
    Miller Bobcat NT Welder - Stick - On GMC C50 Flat Bed Truck
    Milwaukee 8" Metal Cutting Circular Saw
    Milwaukee 14" Metal Cutting Miter Saw On Delta Miter Saw / Planer Stand
    Delta 17" Floor Drill Press
    Import 12" Floor Drill Press
    DeWalt 18 Volt 6 1/2 Metal Cutting Circular Saw
    DeWalt 18 Volt 6" Circular Saw
    DeWalt 18 Volt Impact Driver/Drill
    DeWalt 18 Volt Impact Driver
    DeWalt 18 Volt 4" Right Angle Grinder/ Cutoff
    Milwaukee 4" Right Angle Grinder
    Milwaukee Porta Band Saw & SWAG Offroad Table
    Delta 2 HP Contractor Table Saw DIY Modified To Cut Steel up to 1" thick
    2 Oxy/Acet Torch sets
    6" 2 Wheel Bench Grinder
    8" 2 Wheel Bench Grinder
    Harbor Freight Tubing Bender- With Swag Offroad Upgrades
    About 10 Bar Clamps - Various Lengths
    About 30 C Clamps - Various Sizes
    3 Straight Edge Clamps
    2 HP 11 CFM Compressor
    Too Many Hand Tools To List
    My Shop
    Wood Shop -

    14' X 26' Barn shaped outbuilding with 5' headroom on 2nd floor for storage - Shop is way too small.
    Has Heat Pump Heating/Cooling, Wet Sink, 100 Amp 240 Volt Electric Service, and Telephone (no bathroom). 4 double tube 8' fluorescent lights on ceiling of 1st floor.
    6' X 6' Compressor Shed is attached to North end of shop for the vertical tank air compressor and storage.

    Metal Shop -


    30' X 40' Metal Pole Barn - Also Too Small
    200 Amp 240 Volt Electric Service
    12 4' double tube LED Lights
    2 10 X 12 Overhead Doors
    6" Concrete Floor
    No Heating or Cooling, but 2 Big Fans
  • Woodworker Information
    A few details about myself.
    Biography
    Retired Automation EE, presently designing and building exhibits for The North Carolina Science Museums. I frequently do everything except the graphics.

    Also assisting #2 son re-building his 1950's house - A major re-build (I'm getting too old for this).
    3/2014 - Presently replacing all windows and doors including frames, and building a complete kitchen. Old kitchen has been completely removed to the beams.
    Location
    Central North Carolina, Somewhat NE of Charotte, NC
    Favorite Router
    DeWalt 618 Router kits. I have 2 of them with three bases and one with 2 bases
    I own 12 routers in all. Most recent is a DeWalt DWP611 and it's rapidly moving into the most favorite position.
    Woodworking Experience (Years)
    65+
    First Name
    Charley
    Country
    United States
  • Signature
    Central North Carolina

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  • Join Date: 02-27-2009
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  Mentions

05-19-2019
11:40 AM - CharleyL mentioned stick in post Drying wood in a microwave
...-heating my coffee. stick's method is pretty c...
05-04-2019
10:36 PM - CharleyL mentioned Cricket in post HELP Needed; Lost Manual
...is one if we could. Cricket, we still would like...
10:36 PM - CharleyL mentioned Doug40 in post HELP Needed; Lost Manual
...s, that manual that Doug40 posted should keep y...
04-05-2019
09:11 AM - CharleyL mentioned DesertRatTom in post Knee News Final.
DesertRatTom "A liquid volume, a...
03-15-2019
02:07 PM - OutoftheWoodwork mentioned CharleyL in post The Story For Another Day
CharleyL I'll cross that brid...
09:03 AM - OutoftheWoodwork mentioned CharleyL in post The Story For Another Day
...nt of the house. CharleyL The cross bracing is...
01-04-2019
11:45 AM - peterbata mentioned CharleyL in post Used Table Saw Purchase
CharleyL. Very interesting th...
11-22-2018
10:10 AM - CharleyL mentioned Stick486 in post Incra I Box problems.
Stick486 has the way. I have...
11-13-2018
08:24 PM - CharleyL mentioned hawkeye10 in post Scrollsawing in the house
...er attached, like hawkeye10 posted will draw in ...
10-26-2018
09:09 AM - CharleyL mentioned DesertRatTom in post Klingspore Extravaganza
...rience with them. DesertRatTom, If you fly into Ch...
10-18-2018
05:44 PM - Herb Stoops mentioned CharleyL in post Circular saw, miter saw or table saw?
CharleyL Go Harbor Freight!!...
10-17-2018
11:23 PM - JFPNCM mentioned CharleyL in post Circular saw, miter saw or table saw?
CharleyL I have a similar co...
09:38 AM - CharleyL mentioned sunnybob in post small flush trim bit
sunnybob, These small diamet...
10-04-2018
08:43 AM - CharleyL mentioned DesertRatTom in post Using Plunge Or Table Mounted Router For Cutting Cove
... make one yourself, DesertRatTom posted the way that ...
08-13-2018
12:51 PM - Stick486 mentioned CharleyL in post Weather Proofing
CharleyL... silicone caulk wi...
08-07-2018
08:59 AM - CharleyL mentioned phillip in post Ryobiy R500 Router - How to Install Bit
...sing two wrenches. phillip, The Ryobi wrenches...
07-19-2018
08:51 PM - CharleyL mentioned CapnClive in post Mini Fence by Krymi Corp
...ed to me by Scotty CapnClive. However, I have a w...
07-18-2018
11:40 AM - DesertRatTom mentioned CharleyL in post Jig for sawing thin strips
CharleyL Just really looked ...
07-09-2018
06:11 PM - TwoSkies57 mentioned CharleyL in post Finger Joints & Plywood
CharleyL I'm tellin' ya Ch...
07-02-2018
11:33 AM - CharleyL mentioned TimPa in post Leigh dovetail Jig
TimPa, That's a great pri...

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05-14-2019
05:05 AM - jw2170 quoted CharleyL in post Have You Noticed ???
Over this past several years ...
05-10-2019
12:31 PM - kp91 quoted CharleyL in post Beautiful find- RBI Hawk 220vs Ultra
A great find Doug, but with o...
05-06-2019
01:20 PM - RainMan 2.0 quoted CharleyL in post Well it looks like cardio is out of the question
I've got a feeling that there...
05-02-2019
11:34 PM - JOAT quoted CharleyL in post Well it looks like cardio is out of the question
Rick, I've had heart surge...
10:36 PM - RainMan 2.0 quoted CharleyL in post Well it looks like cardio is out of the question
Rick, I've had heart surge...
08:22 PM - Marco quoted CharleyL in post Maintaining Grain Orientation with Box/Dovetail Jigs
A triangle on the face side w...
04-30-2019
09:06 AM - honesttjohn quoted CharleyL in post Carving PTL Sign
Pressure treated is almost al...
04-29-2019
09:53 AM - honesttjohn quoted CharleyL in post Carving PTL Sign
Pressure treated is almost al...
04-27-2019
11:51 AM - RickKr quoted CharleyL in post Gluing Finger Joints
It's tough to find hardware f...
03-31-2019
10:56 AM - Nickp quoted CharleyL in post Jewelry Hangers for Jewelry Armoire
I've used the wooden toy car ...
03-12-2019
10:57 AM - JOAT quoted CharleyL in post BIG project coming up.
You can't cook on an alcohol ...
03-06-2019
12:09 PM - Flipsaw quoted CharleyL in post Splines
Not to change your thinking, ...
03-04-2019
01:41 PM - Dejure quoted CharleyL in post * recalled *
How bad are they? Well, about...
05:40 AM - OutoftheWoodwork quoted CharleyL in post Someone tell me again why this Makita is so great???
My favorite router right now ...
02-07-2019
11:28 PM - JOAT quoted CharleyL in post Baby, It's Cold Outside!
I still go back every few yea...
01-28-2019
11:51 AM - Nickp quoted CharleyL in post Mill Route and Table Free
Nick, A Google search for ...
01-26-2019
06:46 PM - Nickp quoted CharleyL in post Trend M&T Jig...What'cya think...?
Nick, I once walked across...
03:15 PM - Nickp quoted CharleyL in post Trend M&T Jig...What'cya think...?
Nick, It's been above free...
01-25-2019
08:08 PM - Nickp quoted CharleyL in post Trend M&T Jig...What'cya think...?
I think I found the jig that ...
08:07 PM - Nickp quoted CharleyL in post Trend M&T Jig...What'cya think...?
Nick, It might be easier t...
 
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