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2764 days ago

The Philip Joint and the Terdy Lamp - 3 replies

As per discussion here I was saying that Phil didn’t haave to make the joint, he just had to make it famous. And the new name of the joint was created. Well after looking at Terdy’s Lamp , I, for one, have decided that that would be a cool name for the lamp and a name that would define it’s Fascinating Style. Not your same ol...

2769 days ago

Woodworking Skill Share ... again or A.K.A. Tools, Tips and Tricks of the Trade - 55 replies

As basically a beginner woodworker, I can use all the help I can get. Any ideas that might help me reach the next level. Well since what time I’m not working on something, I’m looking for things to work on. Tools, jigs, furniture, techniques anything and everything. Well I might be the only one, but in case there are others that are ...

2771 days ago

I've HAD it. Enough is Enough - 40 replies

I’ve had enough of making “less the beautiful” pieces. I’ve found that I’m surrounded by GREAT woodworkers, that create ABSOLUTE MASTERPEICES. I can no longer submit pieces that can not compete with these beautiful works of art. Time to step this up a notch … or three. I’ve been settling for “Ju...

2773 days ago

Hardness Chart - 2 replies

I have a link that tells me wood hardness, but I was wondering if anyone knew what the hardness rating is for Poplar.

2785 days ago

Pimpin' Out The Jocks - 64 replies

Sorry, I didn’t ask, but I just took it upon myself to put LUMBERJOCKS.COM on my website in a BIG WAY !!!! I’ve had it there ever since I joined, but I just put their logo and the link RIGHT IN THE MIDDLE OF THE PAGE !!!Please don’t hate me Martin.Ya’ll can see it at:

2785 days ago

DVD Cabinet - 7 replies

I just entered a new project and try as I might, it wouldn’t open, so I had to add it to my website and if anybody wants to see it and can’t it’s at since Internet Explorer is giving me a hard time if you want to comment on it I live at

2864 days ago

What is the best Hand Plane for a beginner? - 38 replies

I’ve only been making furniture for the past couple of months and I know I need at least one hand plane. Even if I don’t need one, I want one. Since i know nothing about hand planes other than the ones I’ve used in the past were dull and hard to work, anyone having any suggestions on whats the best plane to start off with would...

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