Search:

Type: Posts; User: jaksam

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Thread: Moving sale

    by jaksam
    Replies
    18
    Views
    2,965

    HEADS UP Picked up some great Blackwood from Mapleman on...

    Picked up some great Blackwood from Mapleman on Sunday. Highly recommend going and having a look at what is available !
  2. Replies
    0
    Views
    3,623

    GOING TO: Sydney and return

    Current plans are to drive to Sydney from the Gold Coast on 23 June and return to the Gold Coast on 28 June. We are planning a short trip up to Katoomba while down there.

    I'll have a loaded...
  3. If you are going to slab these logs, take the...

    If you are going to slab these logs, take the bark off first (particularly the ironbark). The bark traps a lot of grit and your chains will last longer without the bark.
  4. Replies
    71
    Views
    11,736

    I'm going to put Sound of Silence by Disturbed...

    I'm going to put Sound of Silence by Disturbed out there as better than the Simon and Garfunkel version...
  5. Replies
    9
    Views
    734

    We stopped at The Wall in the Wilderness when we...

    We stopped at The Wall in the Wilderness when we were in Tasmania last year. I was a bit sceptical, but thought it was an excellent way to see the result of a dedicate sculptor.

    Just note that no...
  6. After reading this thread, I bought a pair of...

    After reading this thread, I bought a pair of Peltor H10A 290 from RSEA. Tried them today and found they were noticeably better from a comfort perspective. They are also an improvement from a noise...
  7. Replies
    4
    Views
    904

    QLD PM Sent

    PM Sent
  8. QLD SOLD Please close listing

    SOLD

    Please close listing
  9. Replies
    1
    Views
    614

    QLD SOLD Please close listing

    SOLD

    Please close listing
  10. Replies
    1
    Views
    614

    QLD Jacaranda (Short Boards x 13)

    I have finally finished unloading the trailer of the Jacaranda I picked up from MapleMan. This lot is the trimmed up ends of boards that had defects (which is why they are short lengths of random...
  11. Replies
    4
    Views
    904

    QLD Bump

    Bump
  12. QLD Jacaranda Bits and Pieces (Turning Blanks, Knife Scales, Pen Blanks, Jewellery Boxes)

    As per previous post, I have too much wood !!

    These pieces are the small pieces and off cuts of Jacaranda that I won't be using. There is a fair bit of figure in most of this stuff.

    Pieces...
  13. Replies
    4
    Views
    904

    QLD Jacaranda Turning Blanks

    11 pieces of Jacaranda. Most likely suitable for turning. Lots of figure in this lot.

    Size is 35mm x 35mm x 350mm.

    Buy it now price is $20. This is not an auction. Photo of single piece has...
  14. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,977

    Is it possible to see a planed face ?

    Is it possible to see a planed face ?
  15. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,497

    QLD I have weakened and can no longer resist. ...

    I have weakened and can no longer resist.

    I'll take it subject to being able to arrange a pick up time.

    PM to follow.
  16. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,072

    QLD Chris, I'll take them. PM to follow. jaksam

    Chris,

    I'll take them. PM to follow.

    jaksam
  17. QLD I'll take the workbench if still available. PM...

    I'll take the workbench if still available.

    PM sent
  18. Replies
    7
    Views
    782

    PM sent with some queries.

    PM sent with some queries.
  19. Replies
    7
    Views
    834

    QLD Can you post a picture of the moulding...

    Can you post a picture of the moulding (preferably front view and a cross sectional view). This may help to identify the moulding or how a replacement could be made.
  20. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,214

    Really like the design and the wood that you have...

    Really like the design and the wood that you have used for this box ! Huon pine is a bit of favourite.

    Depending on how important the look of the box is from the back, you could glue a "filler"...
  21. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,096

    QLD Luke / Vaughan,I have some that may fit your...

    Luke / Vaughan,I have some that may fit your requirements. Only problem is that I am currently holidaying in Tasmania (really just an excuse to bring some more wood back with me...). I am on the Gold...
  22. Replies
    60
    Views
    9,013

    Looking forward to coming into the wood show and...

    Looking forward to coming into the wood show and the forum stand on Sunday.

    Just want to add a big thanks to Ian for his work in pulling this together.

    Jason
  23. Replies
    60
    Views
    9,013

    No problem.

    No problem.
  24. Replies
    60
    Views
    9,013

    Ian, I can do Sunday morning if there are no...

    Ian,

    I can do Sunday morning if there are no takers. I'll find something to do between shifts if need be. Happy with the roster as it stands for me.

    Regards

    Jason
  25. Replies
    60
    Views
    9,013

    I'm available on the Sunday. Happy to do the last...

    I'm available on the Sunday. Happy to do the last shift for pack up (or actually, any shift on the Sunday :))

    Regards

    Jason
  26. You could try hiring an engine crane from...

    You could try hiring an engine crane from Kennards or Coates Hire. However, they are really only good for flat and reasonably level surfaces. You would also need to check the load rating of the crane...
  27. Replies
    1
    Views
    833

    I am not really familiar with your thicknesser,...

    I am not really familiar with your thicknesser, but a lot of the generic thicknessers (which include some brand name models) are very similar to the Grizzly thicknesser.

    The Grizzly web site has a...
  28. Not sure if this is the right thread, but I have...

    Not sure if this is the right thread, but I have picked up a Wadkin 12AGS table saw (photo attached).

    I am looking for a riving knife bracket which is one of the castings on the outside of the...
  29. QLD What size ?

    What size ?
  30. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,363

    2015 Sawmill Shootout

    Received my newsletter from Peterson Sawmills today. In the newsletter was a link to the 2015 sawmill shootout in the US. The shootout covers a wide range of saws and is supposed to allow for direct...
  31. Replies
    20
    Views
    2,796

    I've got the Gifkins jig and I use it for box...

    I've got the Gifkins jig and I use it for box making. I haven't used the Leigh dovetail jig.

    Things I like about the Gifkins jig :



    Simple to use
    Easy to set up (only have to do this once...
  32. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,834

    My local Masters had some red oak in stock. Might...

    My local Masters had some red oak in stock. Might be a simple alternative to pine. Red oak has a fairly plain grain.
  33. Thread: Blue Gum Slabs

    by jaksam
    Replies
    6
    Views
    992

    Might also pay to seal on the face of the crotch...

    Might also pay to seal on the face of the crotch grain as well. I cut some blue gum with similar figure and lost some of the wood due to checking and splitting around the crotch grain, particularly...
  34. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,464

    Tools dropped off this afternoon.

    Tools dropped off this afternoon.
  35. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,464

    Thanks for your patience as the plans evolved on...

    Thanks for your patience as the plans evolved on Friday night (my first experience of Sydney traffic on a Friday of a long weekend was not a good one :oo:

    Nothing like a bit of adventure !
    ...
  36. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,464

    PM sent

    PM sent
  37. Replies
    6
    Views
    985

    QLD I'll take them. PM to follow

    I'll take them.

    PM to follow
  38. Replies
    2
    Views
    604

    QLD Price trimmed to $15

    Price trimmed to $15
  39. Replies
    2
    Views
    604

    QLD Silky Oak Pieces

    Seven Silky Oak Off cuts for sale.

    Tape measure gives an indication of size. All pieces 25mm thick. Good quarter sawn pieces in this lot.

    Could probably get enough for a small box, pen blanks...
  40. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,176

    Setting up the Gifkins jig

    The link looks the same as the instructions I have.

    The adjustment of the jig (and the joint) is done on the pins (the tapered fingers of the jig).

    The tails are fixed (dependant on the...
  41. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,120

    ACT Interest in saw

    PM sent
  42. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,890

    QLD I'll take them. Can I pick up on Sunday...

    I'll take them.

    Can I pick up on Sunday (tomorrow).

    PM on its way.
  43. Replies
    1
    Views
    363

    QLD Some Options (maybe) I have some wide slabs of...

    Some Options (maybe)

    I have some wide slabs of blue gum that would easily give you 30mm if that was of use.

    I have some other red gum (I think) as boards that would also give the same...
  44. Replies
    2
    Views
    708

    I'm guessing you are using Tapatalk to view the...

    I'm guessing you are using Tapatalk to view the forums ?

    There is a problem with Tapatalk (not the forums) that means the market place posts are not able to be read.

    To read the Marketplace...
  45. I can do a couple of hours on Sunday afternoon. ...

    I can do a couple of hours on Sunday afternoon.

    jaksam
  46. Replies
    32
    Views
    2,942

    Just arrived in Maleny from the Gold Coast. Bruce...

    Just arrived in Maleny from the Gold Coast. Bruce Highway down to one lane just north of Caboolture. Came up via Caloundra turn off as Steve Irwin Way was closed (according to the signs).
  47. Replies
    32
    Views
    2,942

    The message on the Maleny Expo page is that the...

    The message on the Maleny Expo page is that the expo will be open Saturday and Sunday :D

    https://www.facebook.com/malenywoodexpo

    Anyone have an update on the roads from Brisbane ?
  48. A couple of more thoughts ... High pressure...

    A couple of more thoughts ...

    High pressure plastic water pipe may be stiffer (not black poly pipe).

    The difference in stiffness between HD and LD conduit is not a lot.

    Instead of using...
  49. I've had a look through a Clipsal catalogue and...

    I've had a look through a Clipsal catalogue and unfortunately, there are no 120 degree 3 way or 4 way junction boxes.

    The only option I could suggest would be to use a single entry (one way)...
  50. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,358

    QLD Had the pleasure of meeting Mapleman (Chris)...

    Had the pleasure of meeting Mapleman (Chris) today.

    I can highly recommend this silky oak. To be honest, I am pretty sure that I have over indulged in wood today, picking up a trailer load plus...
Results 1 to 50 of 99
Page 1 of 2 1 2