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On today’s show, Mike is looking for alternatives to epoxy thickeners, Ted is trying to joint and plane small parts, Tom wants to know the ideal plane for a shooting board, Barron has some questions about the Blacker House Chair, Chad wants to know how cold temps and high humidity will affect his wood, and Ryan wants us to talk about reclaimed wood.
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What’s on the Bench
Marc – Finished up the poker chip trays and got some much-needed shop time.
Shannon – Visited the National Gallery with SAPFM guys.
Matt – Veneered some iPhone cases because he can!
– Tracking trees worldwide in real-time!
– Blair Glenn’s Redwood Removal:
– Japanese woodworker making an abacus:
– 3D Printing in Wood:
– Frank Howarth stop-motion bookcase build:
-Stupid woodturning tricks with Cindy Drozda:
Poll of the Week
– abike2many gives us some tips on how to soundproof a basement, an issue discussed in Wood Talk #171.
– Nick clarifies the proper name for the neck divot mentioned in Wood Talk #171.
– Mike is looking for alternatives to expensive epoxy thickeners.
– Ted is interested in hand-planing small parts.
– Tom wants to know the ideal plane for a shooting board
– Barron has some questions about the Blacker House Chair I built recently.
– Chad wants to know how cold temps and high humidity will affect his wood.
– Ryan wants us to talk about reclaimed wood.
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4 replies on “WT172 – Do They Know About Shrinkage?”
what kind of tape do you use for double sided tape? I used carpet tape on a project and it was a pain to take off.
I buy the stuff sold as “turner’s tape” from Rockler and Woodcraft. It is also a pain to take off. 🙂
Ditto to that on the tape. I have gotten from Rockler, Woodcraft, and Craft Supplies and it is all hard to take off. I actually find small pieces of it placed at the corners of the workpiece to be better than one big piece.
video content sounds amazing, only wish i could afford to donate to you guys,#studentproblems, joking aside, so much useful content.