Click here for a video of the project My father in law needed a new table for his Big Green Egg. I decided to make on without visible screws. The legs and stretchers are joined with mortise and tenon joints. The bottom slats are screwed on via...
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Location: Jacksonville, FL
I enjoy woodworking as a hobby. I also like to buy old tools and restore them to working order. I have always enjoyed building stuff, and one day while watching The Woodwrights Shop it hit me, I could make furniture and I will always have projects and a shop to work on. It have enjoyed it ever since.
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I thought I would immediately clean this miter box up and apply some paint to keep it from rusting, but I didn’t. I finally did it and the pictures are below. I made a new handle, base and top from some leftover cherry. I removed all the ...
http://youtu.be/scl0Ix1gfaU I hope you enjoy my first YouTube video. I bought a sledge hammer without a handle at a yard sale. In this video I go through the process of cleaning the metal and making a wood handle from hickory.
I could not be more excited about this one. I have been scouring Ebay and CL for a while looking for any miter box. Unfortunately I never find them on CL and the ones on Ebay go for a couple hundred dollars plus high shipping rates. I don’...
The drill is fully restored. I got a handle made, but it needs to be bent out a little further. The jaws in the chuck broke, I think a machinist could repair them, for now I do not have any bits that fit the regular chuck. This was fun project an...