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Forum: Upcoming Events 07-24-2019, 01:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,066
Posted By rutager
Handworks 2020

Dates have been announced. No other details yet.

Website here: Handworks 2020 (http://www.handworks.co)

Yes, it is dot “co” without the “m”

September 4-5 2020
Forum: General Woodworking Q & A 07-03-2019, 03:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,550
Posted By rutager
Re: Sassafras Lumber

I ordered a tiny piece a few years ago just to smell it, but haven’t built anything.
Forum: Bridge City Tool Works 04-02-2019, 02:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,296
Posted By rutager
Re: Bridge City has a new owner

Thanks, it is interesting and I have bins of cool parts now! Of course I have tons of some parts and very few of others. I literally have tens of thousands of tiny screws that realistically someone...
Forum: Bridge City Tool Works 04-01-2019, 05:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,296
Posted By rutager
Re: Bridge City has a new owner

I got a tad paranoid on JMP blades especially near the time of sale and am now “sitting” on about a hundred! Can’t be too careful.

I also visited them in Portland just before the sale and John...
Forum: Woodworking Projects 11-25-2018, 10:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,885
Posted By rutager
Re: Some projects I've been doing.

Best of luck to you Rob.
Forum: Woodworkers Cafe 11-24-2018, 08:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,220
Posted By rutager
Re: Happy Birthday to me

...and buy your own gifts... what did you get yourself?
Forum: Woodworking Projects 06-17-2018, 01:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,084
Posted By rutager
Re: Making Mechanical Marvels In Wood by Ramond Levy

Nice work, mechanical things in wood are a lot of fun.

Several years ago I made several padlocks and even a safe with a 3 digit combination lock from plans in two different books by the same...
Forum: Shops and Storage 02-24-2018, 02:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,719
Posted By rutager
Re: Screw storage

Mike,

I use Plano fishing lure containers, come in lots of sizes, adjustable rows, inexpensive and made in the USA.

Rutager
Forum: Woodworking Projects 02-22-2018, 02:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,411
Posted By rutager
Re: Staked Stool

Beautiful stool, you had me scared at first when I saw the red legs, but the black with some red scuffs looks perfect with the seat wood.
Forum: Machines and Power Tools 02-12-2018, 03:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,704
Posted By rutager
Re: Felder

Make sure your t slot stock isn’t too tight, or it will expand in the slot and be a bugger to get out. I made some dovetail filler strip for my Northfield and ended up running a router down the...
Forum: Machines and Power Tools 01-15-2018, 02:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,438
Posted By rutager
Re: Saw Blades or help me spend my money!

I also recommend buying two so you can have one in for sharpening and still keep working.

Another note is to send it to back Forest for sharpening, they do an awesome job and you’ll get many, many...
Forum: Machines and Power Tools 01-14-2018, 05:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,438
Posted By rutager
Re: Saw Blades or help me spend my money!

Hard to go wrong with Forrest blades. Their Woodworker II is a great all around blade. They have a dedicated plywood blade that works very well.
Forum: Woodworking Projects 12-24-2017, 05:40 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 12,802
Posted By rutager
Re: Hal Taylor rocker

That's the later version of the Walker Turner radial ram that I loved so much, but did sell when I got the drilling jig.

Took me a long time to realize that the jig did everything and more and...
Forum: Woodworking Projects 12-24-2017, 02:47 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 12,802
Posted By rutager
Re: Hal Taylor rocker

The Bridge City drilling jig is great for precision work. I actually got rid of my drill press after I bought one. Unfortunately they aren't currently in stock.

Drilling Jig - Bridge City Tool...
Forum: Woodworkers Cafe 06-28-2017, 12:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,627
Posted By rutager
Re: Festool/Sawstop

I'm guessing that this is their way of being able to offer a job site saw with finger protection without having to "reinvent the wheel".

My understanding is that Sawstop has a patent on using...
Forum: Upcoming Events 05-29-2017, 10:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,752
Posted By rutager
Festool Roadshow 6/3/17 Bloomington MN

Woodcraft in Bloomington MN this coming Saturday 10:00am to 2:00pm

I'm planning on going, anyone else?

I "could" be in the market for a router- never been happy with the ones I have now. Never...
Forum: Upcoming Events 05-22-2017, 11:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 17,910
Posted By rutager
Re: Handworks 2017

The guys name is Jim Moon; couldn't find much on the "Google" https://www.reddit.com/r/woodworking/comments/6cehxl/jim_moon_reproduction_of_the_ho_studley_tool/?ref=readnext

Many of the tools...
Forum: Upcoming Events 05-21-2017, 08:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 17,910
Posted By rutager
Re: Handworks 2017

Hi Guys,

Made the rainy drive down- pretty much was light rain and cooler temps the whole day- didn't appear to hinder anyone or hurt attendance.

Very talented guy made a amazing reproduction...
Forum: Upcoming Events 05-17-2017, 02:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 17,910
Posted By rutager
Re: Handworks 2017

Hadn't even thought about bringing the camera- I'll have to remember to pack it.
Forum: Upcoming Events 05-16-2017, 02:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 17,910
Posted By rutager
Re: Handworks 2017

...I really need to built kitchen cabinets too...I don't have a wife, so the cabinets remain unbuilt, for better or worse!
Forum: Upcoming Events 05-15-2017, 03:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 17,910
Posted By rutager
Re: Handworks 2017

Who's going?

I'm driving down early Saturday and leaving late afternoon.
Forum: Upcoming Events 02-01-2017, 12:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,636
Posted By rutager
Re: Lie-Nielsen Event in Chicago

Haven't seen a mention of a MN one yet; they usually come around here before springtime.
Forum: Woodworking Projects 12-03-2016, 10:28 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 132,910
Posted By rutager
Re: Boat Shop Bench- New Boat Project

Fantastic work as usual, love your updates and frankly all we hear around here are the "crickets!"
Forum: Woodpeckers 10-22-2016, 12:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 15,275
Posted By rutager
Re: Dowel Press

Hi Rich,

Understandable as you have to produce such a large quantity to make economic sense.

I very much appreciate your willingness to listen and contemplate customer requests.

Best,...
Forum: Woodpeckers 10-21-2016, 10:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 15,275
Posted By rutager
Re: Dowel Press

Hi Rich,

Any more thoughts on if you're going to be able to offer the decorative size bushing package?

Thanks,
Rutager
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