I was browsing Youtube for woodworking and I came across the following series of videos with several methods to joint wood. I thought it might be of interest to some, in particular those that like using hand tools. Enjoy: http://www.youtube.com...
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Location: Monroeville, PA
Amateur woodworker, recently retired, spending more time in the shop than before, and having a good time at it.
Self trained, started woodworking to fill a need for home improvement. Enjoy hand tools the most, especially wooden planes. Like to make American period, shaker and early country furniture.
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|commented on||Vegetable Drawers / Basket from leftover scraps||05-02-2015 12:12 PM|
|replied on||questions about Jet Band saw||04-29-2015 11:53 AM|
|commented on||Albus||04-27-2015 12:21 AM|
|commented on||Pine bench||04-23-2015 11:53 AM|
|added blog entry||Dovetails aren't the most complicated joinery.||04-20-2015 09:57 PM|
|commented on||Carousel Table||04-13-2015 09:31 PM|
|commented on||carved pine China Cabinet||04-10-2015 10:33 PM|
|commented on||Shaker Table||04-09-2015 08:08 PM|
|commented on||twisted corner shelf||04-06-2015 02:26 PM|
|added project||Removable Wagon Vise||03-29-2015 11:32 PM|
|commented on||Butcher block island||03-29-2015 12:32 PM|
|commented on||Improved Bar Clamp Made with Limited Tools||03-28-2015 01:16 AM|
|commented on||nesting boxes||03-27-2015 12:15 PM|
|commented on||My First Fine Furniture Table||03-25-2015 01:10 PM|
|commented on||A Woodworkers Meditation Altar||03-22-2015 12:06 AM|
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I frequent antique dealer’s web sites, to view American period furniture for new project ideas. Recently I came across a rather interesting piece, a chair that I find quite rustic for the price asked. But hey, who am I to judge the value. I ...
I found what I perceive to be a great tool for the shop, an app for Android tablets, called Geometry Pad. Besides being free, there is an upgrade version for a small fee. What I found it useful for is assisting me in determining angles and lengths...
I just started the two end tables to go with the entertainment center in my last project posting, working on the larger of the two at 24” X 21”, and determining the top’s appearance.All of my boards are about 7” wide, with ...
Quick question for you guys to help me with:Building an entertainment center for my daughter, and after I agreed, she said – oh, by the way, I need two matching end tables.So these end tables will be almost square, at 22” wide and 24...