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|09-05-2015 10:14 PM||
I am working on a cabinet to hide my wall mounted TV and I want to do sliding doors but don’t want them to have to ride inside of a track. Below is a picture of what I am talking about I found on the web, you will see that the sliding doors are hung on the front by the slides and do not ride in a track. They look to me to be similar to ...
|07-15-2015 03:15 PM||
Need some Hinge Advice - 1 reply
I am working on a design for a cabinet to hold kids art supplies. I plan to have some ‘stuff’ hanging on the inside of the doors, currently I am thinking about removable cups for things like pencils and paint brushes, a metal board to hold small magnetic containers, and a hanging ‘magazine rack’ to hold sticker sheets,...
|05-23-2014 03:05 PM||
I have 2 islands in my kitchen that I am planning on replacing the tops with the Ikea beech counter tops http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/40057853/ On both tops I want to cut a gentle curve along one side and round the corners on one of them. I don’t have a band saw or drum sander. I was toying with the idea of trying to...
|09-28-2012 11:14 PM||
Save me from a foolish mistake with Canola Oil - 27 replies
Due to a really stupid move on my part I spilled Canola oil on a nearly finished side table project made with Red Oak. Had it in the kitchen to show it off to some friends and was trying to cook with it sitting there. I wiped off the bulk of the oil with paper towels, but of course some soaked into the surface. What is this going to do to ...
|09-19-2012 05:31 PM||
Anybody used these bradpoints? - 9 replies
I found these Montana Brad-point bits in a local store and was wondering if anyone has used them and what they thought? http://www.amazon.com/Montana-Brand-Brad-Point-Drill/dp/B002HO38DI
|08-27-2012 10:02 PM||
Using Tags to find things - 7 replies
Been around here for a little while now but was trying to use tags for the first time today to look for specific project themes. Is there a way of selecting multiple tags when searching? “all of these” or “Any of these” or “these but not those” Examples:‘Cabinet’ but not ‘kitchen’...
|10-01-2011 06:33 AM||
Foolish mistake (screws through the benchtop) - 16 replies
I attempted to attached the top of my new workbench tonight and now have screws sticking up through it, the pointy end. I used pocket holes from the bottom with 2.5” screws, the rails are fir 2x and the top is 2 layers of 3/4 plywood. I did several test pieces before I began and should have had the screws ending 1/4” before com...