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...
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1255 posts in 570 days
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.
-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln
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|commented on||Steve Ramsey's chess board #1: No planer, no jointer - a lot of problems||1 day ago|
|commented on||Remove a dent from yor wood project||1 day ago|
|replied on||Question about making sanding mops||1 day ago|
|commented on||Burning Rubber In The Shop #2: Bandsaw Seminar||1 day ago|
|commented on||Small Cherry Table||3 days ago|
|commented on||antique school desk||3 days ago|
|commented on||From a 200 year old ruin to a workshop, a 3 year journey... #16: Not much happened lately..||4 days ago|
|commented on||Victorian Bookcase||5 days ago|
|commented on||Small Oak Wardrobe/Amoire For My Mom-Built Mostly From Salvaged Wood||5 days ago|
|commented on||Shaker Clock -- with a Touch of Mission||5 days ago|
|commented on||15x6"QUICK RELEASE LEG VISE ( WITH VIDEO )||6 days ago|
|commented on||Journey into Handtools #2: Shopping List||7 days ago|
|commented on||The Harbor Freight way of jump starting your clamp collection||7 days ago|
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I’m in the middle of an oak trestle table build for my son & DIL, and currently just finished gluing up the top. The top is made from three 17” wide boards, purchased at a local saw mill, and the owner was gracious enough to provid...
For those so inclined, an instructional video for three simple handcrafted projects to fill an empty weekend. So turn down the sound and relax watching these craftsmen at their best. Enjoy …...... http://youtu.be/rJ1TKkkF1ps
When building my wife’s new chest on chest cabinet, I decided to add a little something a little different than the plans that I had on hand, which would be new to me & adds a new challenge for me overcome. The basic plan for this storage cabi...
A while back I posted my first turning project, a carving mallet, in the hopes of securing tips on how to avoid skew catches. ( http://lumberjocks.com/projects/69970 ) Today I learned a new fact about mallets, as I’m sure Confucius would say...