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by thunderbirdbat
Tue Feb 20, 2024 9:31 am
Forum: Maintenance and Repair
Topic: Mystery Attachments …. again!
Replies: 6
Views: 2603

Re: Mystery Attachments …. again!

Looking at all the pieces while thinking about a metal lathe, could it be a home made controllable carriage or a lathe duplicator for a SS? Does the hinged piece fit around a way tube? It could then be used to slide along the tube. The other pieces may be combined for different operations and materi...
by thunderbirdbat
Tue Feb 20, 2024 9:15 am
Forum: Community
Topic: charlese
Replies: 13
Views: 7431

Re: charlese

I am sorry for your loss. He was and will be missed. I always looked forward to reading the information and wisdom he would impart.
by thunderbirdbat
Sun Feb 04, 2024 7:21 pm
Forum: General Woodworking
Topic: Three-leg high chair / stool
Replies: 9
Views: 798

Re: Three-leg high chair / stool

Very nice.
by thunderbirdbat
Sat Feb 03, 2024 1:00 am
Forum: General Woodworking
Topic: Baking center
Replies: 36
Views: 19726

Re: Baking center

BuckeyeDennis wrote: Fri Feb 02, 2024 8:49 pm Wow!!! Coffee, anyone?
Actually it is tea. :) Everyone in the family drinks tea but only my husband drinks coffee. I am not sure why she decided to collect mugs. :confused:
by thunderbirdbat
Fri Feb 02, 2024 6:55 pm
Forum: General Woodworking
Topic: Baking center
Replies: 36
Views: 19726

Re: Baking center

Finally I was able to get back to the baking center. I had to make a birthday present for my daughter and get some other things done around the house. 20240119_082744.jpg I have got one of the doors made and installed. I put a coat of shellac on it but will wait until the weather warms up before put...
by thunderbirdbat
Tue Jan 09, 2024 11:07 am
Forum: Beginning Woodworking
Topic: Self-study guide as homeschool shop class curriculum?
Replies: 11
Views: 96694

Re: Self-study guide as homeschool shop class curriculum?

The self study course does a good job of introducing someone to woodworking and how to set up a SS. I started my kids in the garage when they were a little younger than your 7 year old. I had a hard time finding safety glasses and hearing protection for them due to their size for the power equipment...
by thunderbirdbat
Thu Dec 14, 2023 2:28 pm
Forum: General Woodworking
Topic: Glue-joining of Cutoff Pieces for Lumber Recovery
Replies: 26
Views: 33728

Re: Glue-joining of Cutoff Pieces for Lumber Recovery

I am not sure what you are planning to build but if gluing up a panel, then staggering the joints may also help. Check out how this youtuber builds a panel for his projects starting just after a minute into the video. Not sure how much strength the panels have but he builds some beautiful pieces tha...
by thunderbirdbat
Tue Dec 12, 2023 10:33 am
Forum: Community
Topic: WHERE Y'ALL AT???
Replies: 26
Views: 69626

Re: WHERE Y'ALL AT???

I think it is that everyone is busy. Either winterizing or in the shop getting presents finished up.
by thunderbirdbat
Thu Nov 23, 2023 5:46 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: Happy Thanksgiving!
Replies: 5
Views: 7129

Re: Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving.
by thunderbirdbat
Thu Nov 09, 2023 1:37 am
Forum: Community
Topic: Shopsmith purchasing advice
Replies: 13
Views: 10274

Re: Shopsmith purchasing advice

Welcome to the Forum. At the beginning of the Maintenance and Repair section are some sticky notes that hold a lot of information for a new owner. In the sticky post titled "Shopsmith Large Format Drawings, Illustrations and More" by EverettDavis there is a link titled "My Google Driv...