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  1. New Member Introductions
    I am new the this forum and to the world of CNC routers. I have not purchased a router as of yet, just started looking. I have worked with woodworking tools most of my live (minus the 60's) and have been making rocking horses for under-privileged kids and now want to make more faster. I need...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Don't usually 'join' user groups (find many are not well attended) . This one seems to break that mold and IS well used. Am involved with a kitchen redo; I'm making my own cabs. Had to buy a new router (Craftsman 2 hp) to handle the larger shank/bit sizes for frame and panel doors, mounted...
  3. Router Bits - Types and Usage
    Hello, I am looking for a bull nose router bit with a cutting diameter of 28mm (or as close to this as possible) taking into account the differences between mm and inches. I have been quoted to get one made, however if possible would like to find an off the shelf one to keep costs down. Does...
  4. Jigs and Fixtures
    Hi All, I am building a router coping sled and revising my table saw sled. After doing some reasearch, I saw that Infinity Tools' coping sled has "Non-slip paper" on it. (At least that's what the picture states). But, I've been unable to locate any. I use a non-slip mat, but I'm not familiar...
  5. New Member Introductions
    hell friends, my name is john adam, i am from decatur alabama, but currently live in auburn while finishing up my undergraduate degree in horticulture. i have a beautiful wife that just blessed me on the 18th of this month with our first daughter Ada Juliet. my passion for word working...
  6. CNC Routing
    Hi, I'm trying to cut really thin wood veneer on my CNC router for a guy who is making a skateboard deck with a logo made of different woods (this is called maquetry, I believe). I am able to cut it, but the veneer is so thin I had to use double-stick tape to keep it flat and in place. The...
  7. Starting Off
    Hellooo All, I have a project in mind in which I wish to make a recessed "S" curve into a large panel using a 3/4" box bit. I hoping to get some input on a jig I can use multiple times. This is my first posting and I doubt it will be my last. I have already learned much from the posting I...
  8. New Member Introductions
    New to working with wood. Need all the advice I can get. Would be gratefull for any information given to me. Thank you very much
  9. DIY and Renovation
    The one tool I need to splurge on to complete my shop is a drill press. In the meantime, I need to drill a 3/8" wide bit through an 11/16 thick stock that is 5/4 wide. It has to be straight and true. Anybody know of any tricks or jigs to accomplish this with a hand drill?:fie:
  10. Tools and Woodworking
    Hi guys, I'm looking for a manual for a Craftsman Table Saw 10 inch - model # 137.248480, 2.7 HP. I've looked online quite a bit but can't find the manual for this exact model (been to many free manuals sites - registered to look - they haven't helped). I found one for a 137.248830 but not...
  11. New Member Introductions
    my dad passed away in 1991 and his woodworking skills with him. i have a 91/2 x 28 foot space in marine park brooklyn ny. i have acquired a number of tools table saw, drill press,band saw, radial arm saw, 10 " sliding miter saw etc and 2 router tables a half dozen routers and very little...
  12. Jigs and Fixtures
    Is this the correct procedure? Hold a board up to router bit. Set centering jig tape to bit width. Then slide fence to the width of the board. Now you slide the templet to the centering position. Start cutting tails on the a's then pins on the b's. I also had set the rabbet to the proper with...
  13. Portable Routing
    I thought I posted this before, but I can't find it. I am really getting into working with my Rotozip and a good router blade, it makes a big difference using something with more power than a dremel. My wife thinks I should get a real router but I am leaning towards some good router bits for...
  14. Router Bits - Types and Usage
    Hi there router gods and goddesses, This post is for my husband, who knows very little about computers. I know a fair amount about computers, but very little about routers. Please forgive any obvious goofs. This is a little like playing telephone/telegraph. ;) I hope I am posting in the right...
  15. New Member Introductions
    Hi, my name is Megan. I just started getting really interested in making wood signs with my new router. I'm interested in learning how to do art work (like drawings of bears, deer, ect) along with letters. I know there are patterns to do this but I can not seem to locate any to look at or how...
  16. New Member Introductions
    i have a terrible problem.... i have internet tv with at&t and a Comtrend Nexuslink 5631 when we first got the service out of curiosity i connected my computer (win 7 and xp black) to the open router port because there are 4 and we have 3 tvs on the service. when i tried to connect to the...
  17. New Member Introductions
    I`m steve, disabled vet 59. I have a shark pro., and have been learning by trial and error. Some work comes out great others well lets just say, I`m glade I live in the country and can build fires. I use to make a good living as an artist freelance. I had a 40 ft. Motorhome and a 25 ft. tag...
  18. Tools and Woodworking
    Hi my name is Ania, my uncle recently sent me out on a mission to find him a wrench...thing...(I am not very illiterate when it comes to tools but I have never seen something like THIS before) it is supposedly only available in the US. Can anyone help me identify WHAT exactly it is? Well, they...
  19. Table-mounted Routing
    Hi everyone, I was going to get a Wolfcraft folding router table but amazon.com went out of stock. Anyone know where I can buy one or get one? I will pay plenty. Also...why did Wolfcraft stop selling this product? reply please... or e-mail me at [email protected]
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