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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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||Building a Moving Fillister Plane #2: Boxing, Depth Stop, Fence and even a nicker||1 day ago|
|commented on||moving fillister plane||1 day ago|
|commented on||Wooden Stake Maul||1 day ago|
|commented on||Here's a project of kitchen pantry, not bad for a guy in a wheel chair||2 days ago|
|commented on||Corner cabinet||2 days ago|
|commented on||Hidden Door||2 days ago|
|commented on||Salvaged wood bookshelf/dog nook||2 days ago|
|replied on||Burning iron||3 days ago|
|commented on||Corner Hutch for my Aunt||3 days ago|
|commented on||Coffee Table for my Daughter||3 days ago|
|commented on||Walnut Logs||9 days ago|
|commented on||methods of work #42: Cutting dovetails using a bow saw part 1||9 days ago|
|commented on||Oak Table Refinish||12 days ago|
|commented on||An “Over the Rainbow” Panel Gauge||12 days ago|
|commented on||Bridal Chest for my Daughter||13 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...