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by JPG
Tue Apr 13, 2021 4:15 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Bandsaw drift, is this normal?
Replies: 8
Views: 132

Re: Bandsaw drift, is this normal?

Osage orange is not easy to saw - blade tends to follow grain.

'Very' sharp blade is needed.

Opinions vary, but blade drift is commonly accepted as typical(normal). Biased feed angle is the accepted solution.
by JPG
Tue Apr 13, 2021 4:07 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Beginning fixing up a 10E — Need help please
Replies: 119
Views: 1699

Re: Beginning fixing up a 10E — Need help please

UNANSWERED? example?
by JPG
Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:51 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Beginning fixing up a 10E — Need help please
Replies: 119
Views: 1699

Re: Beginning fixing up a 10E — Need help please

Yer making it complicated. Think of a long blank in the chuck. Shape only the external end(both faces od and id. Cut off and drill the center hole or let the boring cut it off. Think re baby rattle ring turning.
by JPG
Mon Apr 12, 2021 6:34 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Beginning fixing up a 10E — Need help please
Replies: 119
Views: 1699

Re: Beginning fixing up a 10E — Need help please

Same way thee rounds the od.
by JPG
Mon Apr 12, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Beginning fixing up a 10E — Need help please
Replies: 119
Views: 1699

Re: Beginning fixing up a 10E — Need help please

I think I would be inclined to attempt that with a small chuck.
by JPG
Mon Apr 12, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Sad how bad some machines were treated
Replies: 4
Views: 138

Re: Sad how bad some machines were treated

edma194 wrote: Mon Apr 12, 2021 12:32 pm For some reason this Model 10 hasn't sold for almost a year.
Gee and they only have light surface rust. :D
by JPG
Mon Apr 12, 2021 1:38 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: Vetting Shopsmith.com Membership
Replies: 4
Views: 145

Re: Vetting Shopsmith.com Membership

The vetting only(AIUI) involves approval of an initial post. No limitation of access to other's posts(same as a guest). Once that initial post is 'approved', then free range. I don't see it as a "free range" because any post, by any member can be deleted - can it not? Free range until a l...
by JPG
Mon Apr 12, 2021 9:23 am
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: 10e jointer and shaper fence
Replies: 18
Views: 282

Re: 10e jointer and shaper fence

"OLD" school includes PVC pipe ? :D
by JPG
Mon Apr 12, 2021 9:09 am
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Mark VII side table fix
Replies: 6
Views: 140

Re: Mark VII side table fix

Since there is a narrow range where bridging the tables is deemed necessary but not possible due to slight rail dimensional deviations etc. the second blade slot exists. That allows ripping within that restricted width range. A common attribute shared with the Mark 5 model as well especially the gre...