While working on my current project of a TV Credenza, I had the need to clamp for the planing of molding on the front edge of my bench. As mentioned by many others on this site, my end vise was wracking, and I tried the usual solutions – wed...
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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||Making a Multi-purpose tool - 4 in 1||04-25-2017 01:24 AM|
|commented on||• Lynnsay's Prie Dieu #10: Dovetails||04-17-2017 01:14 AM|
|commented on||A Tree-Table||04-14-2017 09:57 PM|
|commented on||• Lynnsay's Prie Dieu #9: Mitred Breadboards||04-14-2017 12:41 AM|
|added project||TV credenza||04-14-2017 12:25 AM|
|commented on||Bridle kerfing plane||04-10-2017 09:38 PM|
|commented on||• Lynnsay's Prie Dieu #2: Replication in a Cold Dark Shop||04-10-2017 09:30 PM|
|commented on||• Lynnsay's Prie Dieu #8: The Kneeling Platform||04-10-2017 06:55 PM|
|commented on||My wooden Shop Stool||04-09-2017 12:05 AM|
|commented on||A little Eucalyptus Table on a skip-found steel frame||04-08-2017 11:53 PM|
|commented on||• Lynnsay's Prie Dieu #7: All the Single Pieces||04-07-2017 10:16 PM|
|commented on||Diy rip tenon saw||04-06-2017 11:52 PM|
|commented on||Pine Bedside Table||04-06-2017 12:44 AM|
|added blog entry||Potential solution for end vise wracking||04-05-2017 09:28 PM|
|commented on||Throwing knife target/block||03-17-2017 11:32 PM|
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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...
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 ...