I would like to raise a point here. Is there such a thing as Baltic Birch Plywood ??. In Scotland I have been looking for a supplier of baltic birch ply in 6mm (1/4") thick sheets. I have over time purchased from various suppliers/timber merchants 'baltic birch ply' and it has varied...
We have purchased 3 Workzone scroll saws at our Mens Shed. One saw has already burst a bellows and wont move air. Does anyone know where I can get spares ?? We have tried a lot of places with no success. Anybody ??
I have 4 off bandsaw blades for sale (56 1/2" x 1/2" x 6 TPI) I believe they are for the 3 wheel De Walt or possibly a Burgess scroll saw.
I would like £25 for the 4 (including postage). I use Hermes as a courier.
Has anyone any experience of the Kobe scroll saw that Cromwell Tools have on sale ???
I have a friend who wants a scroll saw, he has around £100-£150 to spend. Any suggestions ??
Got some more done today (after unfreezing the shed lock), I now have 3 wise men in 3 stages of work.
Wiseman_1 stained ready for assembly and finishing
Wiseman_2 stained and assembled ready for finalcarving/sanding
Wiseman_3 finished cutting ready for sanding/carving
I have been busy lately on this Kathy Wise pattern for a friend. I have the fronts cut, shaped and sanded ready to be stained.
Next step is cutting the backs in the same manner and creating a 3d sculpture type set of standing figures.
Is there a maker in this country or do I have to buy from amazon.com and pay all sorts of money for Irwin or Bessey products.
Does the DIY outlets like Jewson and Wickes supply these types of clamps ? Can anyone help ?
I have a SIP 16" scroll saw that has a problem.
With the blade down in the lower position I can place a piece of wood against the back of the blade as shown in the picture.
When I raise the blade to its upper position, it moves away from the wood about 2 mm (1.75mm actually).