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james wilhelm's Discussions

Tool Give Away !!!

Hi all Kreg Member,s , I asked the Krek Rep. and Company   about , Let,s have A Contest , back on Aug, 21 st. with the hope of getting more member,s involved in the community , with more project…Continue

Started Sep 21

Let's Have a Contest
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Hi Kreg , Company  may be since we have to wait for over two months to try or buy the new clamps , maybe you could have a contest to give away one of the new clamps when they  come out on the market…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by james wilhelm Aug 21.

Leader Board Tab
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First of all I want to thank the Kreg Rep. for putting the leader board,s  tab back on the site !!!!!  Now I would like to take a poll  from all the members , that enjoyed the leader boards tab , a…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by james wilhelm Aug 15.

R 3 Mini Biscuits
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Looking for some R 3 Mini Biscuits made by Wolfcraft , hard to find , used to get them from the s store in a bag for $7.00 now they want $12.00 for the same amount  ( 90 ) biscuits in a cheap plastic…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ken Darga Apr 16.

 

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Wine Rack

Built this from crate boards and no plans; just started it and this is what I came up with; also used Kreg screws to put it together.
22 hours ago
Rita B. commented on james wilhelm's photo
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001 Wine Rack

"Jim. love what you have done with crate boards.   You would never guess this was made with recycled goods.  It took the finish very well.  Makes me wish that I was a wine drinker just so I could attempt your design!  Thanks…"
yesterday
james wilhelm commented on james wilhelm's photo
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001 Wine Rack

"Thanks Jay , I can send you the measurements if you want  ! No candy yet "
yesterday
Jay Boutwell commented on james wilhelm's photo
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001 Wine Rack

"Nice looking rack Jim,  like the color and the size of it.  This is  a nice piece for the dining room or even in the kitchen.  Did you get your box of chocolates and do you know if you know who sent your know who theirs…"
yesterday
james wilhelm posted a status
"Wine rack that I built from scrach with crate boards and no plans"
yesterday
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Wine Rack

Built this from crate boards and no plans; just started it and this is what I came up with; also used Kreg screws to put it together.
yesterday
james wilhelm commented on Dawn's photo
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Butcher Block Build

"Hi , would also like to know where you purchased the legs and butcher block, nice hardware "
Thursday
james wilhelm commented on Rita B.'s photo
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Secretary Desk

"Hi Rita , I totaly agree with Jay , I also think it was passed over and should have been featured  at least by Monday , as some are featured with in 10 mins.  after they are posted and also  featured on the project page the next day ,…"
Tuesday
james wilhelm commented on Rita B.'s photo
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Computer Secretary/Desk

"Hi Rita , very nice desk , like the design and finish !! Good Idea with the cork tiles inside , out standing job , thanks for sharing , JIM !!"
Sunday
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Alter Table for my Niece's Wedding

"Dave it,s not cheating , it,s called improvising and what ever work,s  , sounds good to me and will keep it in mind  for some of my projects , have a good night , JIM !!"
Oct 25
james wilhelm commented on Dave's photo
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Alter Table for my Niece's Wedding

"Dave , you are very welcome , glad I could be of help , how did you end up doing the 45,s , they look great  !! They always say if their is a will there is a way , HA!!  Have a great night and I am sure you will be getting more order,s…"
Oct 25
james wilhelm commented on Dave's photo
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Alter Table for my Niece's Wedding

"Hi Dave , the table looks great , well done ,  very nice design and finish  !!  Really like the way you did the grain on the cross , a real eye catcher !! Your niece should be very proud of her table , great job Dave , thanks for…"
Oct 25
james wilhelm commented on Andy H's photo
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Full Sized Bed

"Andy , very nice looking bed , like the way the grain stands out on the head board , well done , thanks for sharing , JIM !!"
Oct 25
james wilhelm posted photos
Oct 25
james wilhelm replied to KevinW's discussion 'Problem with Router Fence'
"Hi Kevin , I am sure you followed the instructions to a tee  !!  I do not own a Kreg router table , but do own a lot of Kreg tools !!!   You are better off to just call the 800 # and ask for a tec service  person , a lot faster…"
Oct 24
Dave left a comment for james wilhelm
"I'll post picture when I get it done! Thanks again Dave"
Oct 22

Profile Information

Which Kreg Jig® and/or Kreg Products do you own?
Kreg Jig K4 Master System, Micro-Pocket Drill Guide, Kreg Jig HD, Kreg Jig R3 (Junior), Deck Jig, Shelf Pin Jig, Kreg Clamps, Kreg Cutting and Measuring Tools
How would you describe yourself?
Advanced Woodworker
What's one interesting fact about you, your life, your shop/home?
retired and love to recycle wood !!!!!

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At 10:07pm on October 22, 2014, Dave said…
I'll post picture when I get it done! Thanks again
Dave
At 10:04pm on October 22, 2014, Dave said…
Ya I knew what you meant! Thanks!
At 10:03pm on October 22, 2014, Dave said…
Ok thanks Jim I'll try that!
Have a great evening!
God Bless!
Dave
At 9:45pm on October 22, 2014, Dave said…
Thanks James for the Welcome Mat.
Ya I thought about putting them on the outside but I'm just using cheap pine boards & staining them Walnut. I was afraid with Staining it the plugs wouldn't match & they'd stick out like my sore thumb! Lol! Is there not a way to put them on the inside & get good strength? I tried different depths & thickness settings but couldn't get it right! Any other suggestions?
At 9:17pm on October 14, 2014, Shannon Ambrosio said…
Thank you James for the inviting welcome.
At 9:25am on September 9, 2014, KregRep said…

Hi James, the "Popular Projects" feed at the right side is generated automatically by the Community site based on what people are looking at. The more times something gets viewed in a short time frame, the higher it goes in the rankings. Neither of these have a large number of views, but have been viewed multiple times in the last couple of days, so that moved them up in the rankings.

We've contacted the one member to ask if he intended that to be his profile and to show him how to do that. The other about knots was apparently intriguing enough to make people look, so that moved it to #20.

This list is always changing as people look at new images. Plus, we can change this feed to show other things besides photos, such as popular discussions, etc. Regardless of what we tell the feed to show, though, the site automatically ranks them based on what people are viewing.

KregRep

At 9:14am on September 9, 2014, KregRep said…

Hi James. Sorry I missed this message. We don't control what photos end up in the "projects." Those are uploaded by users as either a photo or a project, and the project includes the photos they add.

KregRep

At 9:52am on September 4, 2014, KregRep said…

Thanks again for your suggestion. A new section has been added at the top right of the community main page with the Customer Service phone number and a link to the Customer Service contact form on our website.

At 9:40am on September 3, 2014, KregRep said…

Thank you for your quick reply to JJ. We appreciate it!

At 11:22pm on August 23, 2014, Robert Wolff said…

Hi Jim.  I did find a local ma and pa woodworking shop that was able to order them for me at a reasonable price.  Project turned out very nice; grandson loves his double bench sandbox....

At 8:32pm on August 9, 2014, Gary MacFadden said…

Jim, thanks for the welcome.  Looking forward to dabbling in some of the projects here.  

Gary 

At 9:33pm on July 16, 2014, Michael Horst said…

Jim, thanks so much for the 'welcome'...been lurking for awhile...now I'm a Kreg-a-holic...

Mike

At 8:34am on July 16, 2014, KregRep said…

Jim, sorry you were not able to find our Facebook link in the Helpful Links section. We are cleaning up the site to make room for new features. You can click-through to our Facebook page via the SOCIAL button on the blue navigation bar. You can also click on the grey Facebook icon on the top right-hand side of the main page, where it says Connect with Kreg! Or, you can follow this direct link: http://Facebook.com/KregJig.

At 6:38am on May 2, 2014, George Hamm said…

James.  Thanks for the comment. Enjoyable project.  George

At 10:09pm on April 25, 2014, Jeff Metcalf said…

James;

In that case break a leg with your sales always great to have more money to buy more tools, I like some of your boxes I have seen in your pictures.

 

Jeff

At 2:55pm on April 20, 2014, Leslee said…

Jim,

 Thank you for the nice pictures of your projects. I did like the inlay of red heart I think its called on the candle box. I went up online and looked at Rockler's catalog on their box of hardwoods such as curly maple, purpleheart, oak, south american hardwoods too. I can't wait until I get my electric put in sometime this summer.

           Leslee

At 12:11pm on April 20, 2014, Jeff Metcalf said…

Thank Jim for welcoming me to the community.  Jeff Metcalf

At 2:06am on March 25, 2014, Jay Boutwell said…

Hi Jim,  Thank you for your words of encouragement.  Yes I am getting better even is it is slow it is something to be thankful for.  I still have double vision and the nerve damage from the shingles attack.  I have a doctor's appoint with a specialist in May and will know what the outcome is going to be. 

I have recently been in the shop building a customer some custom base molding for his house.  It does feel good to be able to do something and I do miss the members of the Community.  I do read the posts but cut my replies as it is hard to look at a computer screen for a length of time.  Sometimes I will reply if it is something that I feel that I can help a member with.  As time passes I will start replying more and will soon be pestering everyone with my comments.  After all I did promise that in a prior post.  There is a lot of good people and talent on this site and if I can help just one in his woodworking experience, then it has been worth all the efforts that I have put into it. 

I saw your framed pictures and was impressed with the nice and attractive photos framed with custom frames.  You did an out standing job with the frames.  I especially liked the one with the inlay and I am glad to see that you are starting inlay work as it is something that will definitely bring some exciting looks to projects.  Doing inlay is like all other phases of woodworking it just takes time and mostly the courage to begin doing it.  A few learning mistakes and it will all fall into place.  Thanks again for your friendship and take care of yourself.  Jay

At 1:07am on March 8, 2014, Leslee said…

Jim,

 Nice looking display cabinet. I like that stain you put on it. Are you going to poly it before delivering to your client? Nice and roomy for displaying anything. You did a great job on it.

                 Leslee

At 12:51am on January 13, 2014, Leslee said…

 That storage bench looks great. I like your design of the storage bench. The three panels in front and the slide hinge on the lid of the seat of the bench are level and look good to the eye. I also like the way the lid is made where the lid is not noticable when the lid is down in the seat position.

 
 
 

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