How the Democrats Lost Touch on Trade
After all, it was the 1993 fight over the North American Free Trade Agreement that saw the Clinton wing of the Democratic Party stick the knife deep into the back of its longtime ally, organized labor. Among labor types, the NAFTA betrayal, plus the ...
September 12, 2016
Huma Abedin On Her Job, Family, and the Campaign of a Lifetime
Gavin Newsom, the lieutenant governor of California and former San Francisco mayor, describes Abedin as a political “Swiss Army knife .” He recalls meeting Clinton in San Francisco and, . She grabs a handful of M&M's from a bowl on the food table and ...
August 17, 2016
Forge Your Own Knife From a Railroad Spike
To make the knife you need a railroad spike and some standard blacksmithing tools: an anvil, hammer, tongs, and some wrenches to twist the spike. A belt sander is used to sharpen the blade and put a final polish on the blade. This is a time-consuming ...
March 7, 2016
Watch a Monster Chef's Knife Emerge From a Chunk of Old Steel
Making a knife can be a daunting DIY project, but with the right tools and materials you can start this fun metalworking project today. Maker extraordinaire Jimmy DiResta has a large collection of knives, but there is always room for one more ...
April 25, 2016
A passion for knives
“Using a Craftsman belt sander I fashioned a blade in 30 or more hours -- something that should have taken maybe three hours.” But Hall kept at it and about 20 years ago started making knives for friends. That led to starting to sell knives around the ...
March 15, 2016
Local knifemaker's art is well worth the wait
Equipment, like a high-temperature furnace, belt sanders, drill presses, clamps, vices, grinders, oils, dyes and whetstones, fills every nook and cranny of his shop. Ken calls knifemaking a precision art – describing it as a three-part process, “Grind ...
April 27, 2016
Conversation with Ken Onion–his life and times
A switchblade is opened automatically with the push of a button, whereas the user of an assisted-opening knife must open it about one-quarter of the way (45°) before the mechanism releases the knife completely. When it comes to the law, the difference ...
December 4, 2015
Grizzly H6070 Belt and 5-Inch Disc Sander, 1 x 30-Inch
I bought this for spare time hobby knife-making. It's awesome. I haven't yet been able ... and space is an issue (as well as cost) this little belt/disk sander is pretty amazing. I would highly recommend this hobby sander to anyone. I have been using ...
July 4, 2016
Details about Knife Making: Belt Sander/grinder Heavy Duty Drive Wheel Assembly 5/8" shaft
Seller does not offer returns. You are covered by the eBay Money Back Guarantee - opens in a new window or tab if you received an item that is not as described in the listing. Many of my recent customers expressed their interest in certain parts that they ...
August 17, 2016
What are the Different Types of Electric Sander?
A sander is a tool for smoothing or polishing wood and finishes using an abrasive-covered belt or disk. An electric sander is any ... A variety of attachments or accessories—often various saw blades, knives, or rasps—can add to its usefulness.
August 6, 2016
Ozito 800W Belt Sander
Tools & Skills 5 cordless power tools that will make your D.I.Y. projects easier Cordless power tools offer you the flexibility and freedom to work just about anywhere. They’re portable, light weight and easy to handle. Here are our top five cordless ...
August 2, 2016
Details about Knife Making:Belt Sander/Grinder 14" x 2" Serrated Rubber Quick Change Wheel. New
Resume making your offer, if the page does not update immediately. Seller does not offer returns. You are covered by the eBay Money Back Guarantee - opens in a new window or tab if you received an item that is not as described in the listing.
July 1, 2016
Milwaukee 5935 Belt Sander Question
Hello All. I am looking at purchasing a hand held belt sander soon. I have used the Ryobi 3 inch quite a bit, but it lacks the power for what I need it for. I was looking at the Makita but don’t really want to drop 200+ bucks on one. After searching CL I ...
June 22, 2016
How to Make an Alaskan Ulu Knife
Once cut, he sanded the various surfaces of the knife using a disc sander, belt sander, and bastard file ... I’m curious to know if anyone reads this and is inspired to try their hand at making an ulu. If you do, please post about it in the comments ...
May 27, 2016