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Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-23-2016, 11:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,822
Posted By Joining_heads
I had mine on an old Bosch 1582 barrel grip for...

I had mine on an old Bosch 1582 barrel grip for years. When that broke I used my festool for a short while before putting it on the newer Bosch barrel grip ( which I had to modify to make it work)....
Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-23-2016, 11:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,822
Posted By Joining_heads
Bosch 244d are the blades to use. I also strongly...

Bosch 244d are the blades to use. I also strongly recommend scrapping together the crown jig collin's recommends
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-20-2016, 11:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,403
Posted By Joining_heads
I've had a pls 180 for a few years now. I had a...

I've had a pls 180 for a few years now. I had a stabila before that. I like the pls but found out the hard way that pls does not sell individual parts. The glass prism cracked and their only solution...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 11-09-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 13,315
Posted By Joining_heads
I've had a Leica in my bags for years. Well worth...

I've had a Leica in my bags for years. Well worth the 200 bucks
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-14-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,605
Posted By Joining_heads
There is a slight amount of flex in the head with...

There is a slight amount of flex in the head with the saw pulled back on the kapex. I have a half dozen or so festool blades and another half dozen of tenryu which do cut better and last longer.
...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-14-2015, 01:07 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,605
Posted By Joining_heads
I own the kapex and there is deflection but not...

I own the kapex and there is deflection but not bad. The old hitachi 8 1/2 has less deflection for sure.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-14-2015, 01:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,316
Posted By Joining_heads
I had the 2400 for a few years and really liked...

I had the 2400 for a few years and really liked it. Apperently someone liked it more than me. Heavy but quiet
Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-14-2015, 12:54 AM
Replies: 437
Views: 42,750
Posted By Joining_heads
Your install looks great. I run into the crown...

Your install looks great. I run into the crown situation you had frequently so I came up with a quick solution because I'm not fond of pendants.

My trick involves getting a template of the...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-13-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 22,045
Posted By Joining_heads
The Rousseau. I bought a cheap collapseable $20...

The Rousseau. I bought a cheap collapseable $20 dolly from Amazon which I can slide underneath when the wings are folded in. Most of the time I just carry it.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-12-2015, 11:57 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 22,045
Posted By Joining_heads
It doesnt have stop system of any kind. I hardly...

It doesnt have stop system of any kind. I hardly used that when I had a saw helper anyways so I hardly miss it. Since I prefer to cut crown nested, I bust out a ridged material stand for support...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-12-2015, 11:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,765
Posted By Joining_heads
Ha.. Ive always thought it was a quirk in my mini...

Ha.. Ive always thought it was a quirk in my mini Boschs.. Never occured to me that it was soft start
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-12-2015, 11:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,189
Posted By Joining_heads
Ive got an ultra 635 hot dogger in need of a...

Ive got an ultra 635 hot dogger in need of a repack. Couldnt find them due to thomas vanishing so I bought a califonia air tools aluminum hot dogger. The thomas is quiet but not anywhere near as...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-12-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,204
Posted By Joining_heads
Cooked the armature on mine last fall. The...

Cooked the armature on mine last fall. The service is great and they replaced everything worn on the saw. However, cooking an armature on a 1300$ saw has me worried - I hardly use my dust extractors...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-10-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 22,045
Posted By Joining_heads
I've got my kapex on the Rousseau planer/saw...

I've got my kapex on the Rousseau planer/saw winged cart. I have a track rac, saw helper, and a homemade stand but the Rousseau is the only one I truly like. Its a major pita to get from trailer to...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-10-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,527
Posted By Joining_heads
I put aluminum fittings on all my guns and they...

I put aluminum fittings on all my guns and they lasted one month. The steel ballbearings on the female end wore groves into the male gun fitting. I went back to using Milton.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 12-22-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 25,364
Posted By Joining_heads
Bondo or chalk tinted durabond is what I see used.

Bondo or chalk tinted durabond is what I see used.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-23-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,428
Posted By Joining_heads
I've owned nothing but Panasonic's the last 15...

I've owned nothing but Panasonic's the last 15 years
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-23-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,167
Posted By Joining_heads
PLS make great lasers but their service/ warranty...

PLS make great lasers but their service/ warranty is rediculious. When I cracked the glass window of my pls 180 there was no option for me to replace the part. They said my only option was to buy a...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-26-2012, 01:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,704
Posted By Joining_heads
The Fein blades have dropped enough in price to...

The Fein blades have dropped enough in price to where they are well worth the extra $. Imperial makes decent ones too.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-22-2012, 11:59 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 12,551
Posted By Joining_heads
Tajima are my favorite

Tajima are my favorite
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-23-2012, 08:37 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 25,524
Posted By Joining_heads
I have the xxl open top model. I am about to buy...

I have the xxl open top model. I am about to buy another...love it. The open top models hold more. Sure, they get heavy but I do not care...the organization is impeccable. My buddy has the closed top...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-21-2011, 10:35 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 15,981
Posted By Joining_heads
Tajima all the way

Tajima all the way
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-04-2011, 07:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,017
Posted By Joining_heads
An old boss of mine had a set of those. They are...

An old boss of mine had a set of those. They are really nice. IMO they have the most comfortable belt.

Currently I have this and I really like it....
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-03-2011, 07:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,090
Posted By Joining_heads
You need one of these.....

You need one of these.. http://www.toolexperts.com/telescoping-extendable-alligator-clip.html

Fits in a pencil or punch holder:whistling
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-03-2011, 05:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,636
Posted By Joining_heads
Been using the Molding glue for awhile now for...

Been using the Molding glue for awhile now for casing and the like. It should be what the OP is looking for. I wish it came in gallons (at least around here) because I prefer to use the small glubot...
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