On today’s show, we’re talking about tiny router bit screws, the effect of sites like Pinterest, wet-sanding shellac, mortising into the end of a dowel, dado blade recommendations, the purpose of the nicker, CNC in the small shop, ways to encourage finish to dry faster.
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Poll of the Week
Roberto is looking for some of those tiny router bit screws that hold the bearings in place. Marc recommends this Whiteside Bearing Repair Kit
Bob wants to know our thoughts on sites like Pinterest that encourage people to make their own furniture using potentially inferior materials. Does this help or hurt woodworking. Marc referenced Ana White’s website.
Cliff has a two-parter. First he wants to know if you can wet-sand shellac. Second, he is looking for advice on how to make a square mortise in the end of a dowel for knife handles.
Robert is looking for a dado blade recommendation. Marc recommends the 6″ Dadonator Jr.
John wants to know what that “nicker” is on his new rabbeting block plane.
Lawrence is curious to hear our thoughts on using small CNCs in wood shops. Matt mentioned 100k Garages as a resource for folks who needed help with CNC.
Kurt wants to know if there are ways to encourage a finish to dry faster.
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