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...
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965 posts in 387 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||Dining room table||7 days ago|
|commented on||Hidden door bookcase #4: Hidden door bookcase ep. 4||9 days ago|
|commented on||Cherry and Curly Maple Hutch||11 days ago|
|commented on||Mother in Laws Bell Shelf||12 days ago|
|commented on||Bowl Obsession - In need of Honest Opinion||12 days ago|
|commented on||Quick and Easy Small File Handles||16 days ago|
|commented on||Veneered box for #7 Jointing plane||17 days ago|
|commented on||Dresser (2012.05.27)||17 days ago|
|commented on||Finished Unfinished Work||18 days ago|
|commented on||Oak Nightstand||18 days ago|
|commented on||Rotating circular shelf||18 days ago|
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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...