Router Forums - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 25 of 410
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: The Warthog
Forum: Jigs and Fixtures   08-14-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,435
Posted By The Warthog
The bar is bowed a bit in the picture. I have...

The bar is bowed a bit in the picture. I have stuck sandpaper tothe bar now, so I don't have to clamp as hard. After going through all my manuals, it appears that the spring isn't an issue when doing...
Forum: Jigs and Fixtures   08-13-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,435
Posted By The Warthog
Does anyone here OWN a MLCS pins and tails half blind dovetail and box joint jig?

I am asking this very specific question because it is very specific to this piece of... er, jig. I bought this a very long time ago, and it has moldered on my shelf for years, until I made a trip to...
Forum: New Member Introductions   05-13-2013, 09:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,304
Posted By The Warthog
I use this...

I use this (http://www.calculatorsoup.com/calculators/geometry-plane/polygon.php) handy calculator.
Forum: Lobby   05-13-2013, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 951
Posted By The Warthog
Hah! Got another one! :haha:

Hah! Got another one! :haha:
Forum: New Member Introductions   12-19-2012, 04:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,384
Posted By The Warthog
Is it only with certain bits? Are they of a...

Is it only with certain bits? Are they of a reliable brand? Measure the shaft, if it is undersize the collet may not be able to tighten on it.
Forum: General Routing   09-27-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,288
Posted By The Warthog
In the first review on amazon the user says he...

In the first review on amazon the user says he combined the cutter with the A200B arbor. He's happy. Freud sells slotting cutters and arbors as a kit, but I don't know if they have 1/16".
Forum: The Finishing Touch   09-27-2012, 05:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,229
Posted By The Warthog
I have been using mineral oil, which gives a nice...

I have been using mineral oil, which gives a nice sheen to the wood. I am told that shellac, once dry, is foodsafe. I'm thinking of trying that soon. Mineral oil has to be renewed from time to time,...
Forum: Router Bits - Types and Usage   09-26-2012, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,140
Posted By The Warthog
Magna is a rather large:big_boss: Canadian auto...

Magna is a rather large:big_boss: Canadian auto parts maker, that has its hands in a lot of pies. I haven't heard that they have acquired any tool makers like Bosch, etc., but it wouldn't surprise...
Forum: Tools and Woodworking   09-26-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,133
Posted By The Warthog
i agree completely. I made two offsetable fences...

i agree completely. I made two offsetable fences for my bandsaw, but following Snodgrass's instruction, I don't need to offset any more.
Forum: Wood Species   08-22-2012, 10:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,629
Posted By The Warthog
I made both the cutting boards, finished them...

I made both the cutting boards, finished them with mineral oil, and the recipients were very happy to get them. They look gorgeous, like dark chocolate with a few darker streaks. It made the darkest...
Forum: The Finishing Touch   08-22-2012, 10:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,477
Posted By The Warthog
I can tell you from experience that mineral oil...

I can tell you from experience that mineral oil needs to be replenished frequently. Shellac, nowever, is non-toxic when dry, and can make a nice finish that lasts awhile.
Forum: The Finishing Touch   08-17-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,423
Posted By The Warthog
It's hard to find a good mix with it, and it...

It's hard to find a good mix with it, and it tends to leave you with a headache.

Methyl alcohol is sometimes sold as "Methyl Hydrate" in Canada. I buy it in the paint store and use it as gas-line...
Forum: The Finishing Touch   08-17-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,423
Posted By The Warthog
I had about 40 years experience with Coleman...

I had about 40 years experience with Coleman stoves and lanterns in Scouting. We called the fuel "naphtha" until about the mid 70s, then "Coleman fuel" got more common. I have still heard it called...
Forum: Lobby   08-12-2012, 04:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,200
Posted By The Warthog
Try using an 8mm shank bit. :haha:

Try using an 8mm shank bit. :haha:
Forum: Tools and Woodworking   08-11-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,544
Posted By The Warthog
I've often thought to myself on forums like this,...

I've often thought to myself on forums like this, "Hey, guys, we're building furniture, boats, decks, whatever, not F-14 Tomcats." And I can't lay down a 4' x 8' sheet in my shop. I get the lumber...
Forum: Starting Off   08-08-2012, 01:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,514
Posted By The Warthog
Think of it this way, if you have both hands on...

Think of it this way, if you have both hands on the handles, the part of the bit closest to your right hand will be moving toward you. That should help you visualize the rotation of the bit, so you...
Forum: The Finishing Touch   08-07-2012, 01:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,382
Posted By The Warthog
Another late vote for mineral oil. You can always...

Another late vote for mineral oil. You can always take a swig if you're a little irregular. I don't think you should do that with hemp oil. :eek:

When I give the cutting boards away, I tell them...
Forum: Lobby   08-07-2012, 08:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,892
Posted By The Warthog
That wasn't woodworking, that was construction!

That wasn't woodworking, that was construction!
Forum: Lobby   08-07-2012, 08:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,602
Posted By The Warthog
No help until you learn to spell! :D The...

No help until you learn to spell! :D

The modem may be the bottleneck, or perhaps your line speed isn't very good, as you appear to be using twisted pair. Check your line speed with your ISP. The...
Forum: Show N' Tell   08-05-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,714
Posted By The Warthog
I once built a plywood kayak in my basement. Got...

I once built a plywood kayak in my basement. Got the sides on, and realized just in the nick of time that if I finished the bottom or the deck, the boat wouldn't fit through the basement window, the...
Forum: Show N' Tell   07-26-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,049
Posted By The Warthog
Thanks! That board will hold a LOT of roast beef!...

Thanks! That board will hold a LOT of roast beef! :D
Forum: New Member Introductions   07-25-2012, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
  Intro
Views: 672
Posted By The Warthog
C'mon, Jenna! One more welcome post and you'll...

C'mon, Jenna! One more welcome post and you'll have your ten!! :lol:
Forum: New Member Introductions   07-25-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 847
Posted By The Warthog
Hey! I drive by Ajax quite often, but I never...

Hey! I drive by Ajax quite often, but I never stop there. I hear it's nice. Welcome aboard, and have a good time here!
Forum: New Member Introductions   07-23-2012, 10:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,028
Posted By The Warthog
You can print out the plans and take them to the...

You can print out the plans and take them to the local copy shop. Copy the patterns, enlarging to 200% You may have to piece the patterns, and you may have to mess with the enlargement numbers a bit...
Forum: Show N' Tell   07-23-2012, 10:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,049
Posted By The Warthog
Back to work...

OK, it's not really high end woodworking, but I managed to finish off some work that I started last year, before the heart attack, and just got back to lately. This is a cutting board that I made for...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 410

 
Forum Jump
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome