Wow. I hadn’t realized how long it had been since i had been on here. Newborns will do that I guess. Nevertheless I have actually completed a lot of projects this year. Anyway, without further ado, the chest. As you can se...
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Location: Bonaire, GA
Hello. My name is Jared, and I have a woodworking problem. You see there aren't enough hours in a day to enjoy this craft, though I try and squeeze as many as I can out of it. I love using hand tools and the freedom they afford. I also like that my two year old daughter can "woodwork" with me and me not have to worry about loss of limb. Working this way just feels more honest to me.
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|commented on||Shave Brush and Razor||02-05-2015 04:25 AM|
|added project||Shave Brush and Razor||01-30-2015 10:51 PM|
|added project||Daughters Tool Chest||09-04-2013 10:07 PM|
|commented on||Chest on Chest - finally completed||04-10-2013 03:01 PM|
|commented on||Woodshop||04-02-2013 02:44 PM|
|added project||Woodshop||04-01-2013 04:40 PM|
|added project||Traveling Tool Box||03-30-2013 10:59 PM|
|commented on||Six Board Chests||03-30-2013 01:31 PM|
|added project||Six Board Chests||03-30-2013 01:23 PM|
|added blog entry||Chest of Drawers #2: Chest Done||03-30-2013 01:05 PM|
|commented on||Tool Chest #4: Chest Done||04-24-2012 01:26 PM|
|commented on||Tool Chest #4: Chest Done||04-01-2012 06:27 PM|
|added blog entry||Chest of Drawers #1: Carcase Construction is Quick!||03-31-2012 06:45 PM|
|added blog entry||Tool Chest #4: Chest Done||03-31-2012 05:33 PM|
|commented on||Kitchen Table||01-26-2012 08:47 PM|
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Last year when my wife and I learned we were going to have our second child, natuarlly we were thrilled. Then, it dawned on me that this was also a perfect opportunity to start work on a chest of drawers for the boy to be. Well, I decided that bef...
Its kind of a jump from my last post, and I had tons of other pics of the construction. But the computer with all those pics died. So these new ones are what I have left. THe rest of the build was pretty staightforward. I dovetailed a narrow skirt...
Laying out lid parts for marking. Marking from the piece being used, instead of measuring and worrying about numbers allows you to be way more accurate. Squaring up the panel. I cut right on the line this time. Practice really...
Ripping stock to size. I really don’t know why I was staying so far from the line. Not that it matters. Apparently my sawing has been getting better. I stayed away from the line to allow for wandering of the saw blade, but it tracked so stra...