She’s applied for a amazing job in Austrailia and would like for you to watch her short application video and vote for her (5 stars would be nice!). I thought some of you would appreciate the video as there is a short clip of her in the sho...
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Location: Ontario, Canada
I started woodworking a few years ago when my wife and I needed more storage space in our kitchen. Dissatisfied with much of the furniture available within our budget I decided to make a pantry out of pine with thin panels. I used a borrowed circular saw and hand drilled my own pocket holes without a jig (I didn't even know what a jig was!). A few mistakes were made and I learned a lot; number one being that I could actually make my own furniture! We've since moved to a more perminent house and are starting to make it more of a home by adding pieces of furniture etc that we actually want to have. Before it was simply a mix-match from our single years. I'll post my re-furnishing process here as I really appreciate being able to see what others have done. Lumberjocks is a great site for education and inspiration. I'm glad to be here.
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|replied on||Delta 12" Planer 22-540 knife change help||02-27-2012 07:30 PM|
|started topic||Delta 12" Planer 22-540 knife change help||02-25-2012 04:07 AM|
|started topic||Oak in a cutting board?||10-20-2009 02:45 PM|
|commented on||woodworking magazine||04-13-2009 02:47 AM|
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|commented on||Building My First Cedar Strip Canoe||03-28-2009 11:17 AM|
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|added project||Marking Knife||03-23-2009 05:35 AM|
|replied on||For the hand tool guys||03-21-2009 06:42 AM|
|replied on||Carving Ash||03-21-2009 06:09 AM|
|replied on||Carving Ash||03-20-2009 05:14 AM|
|replied on||Triton Router||03-17-2009 05:36 AM|
|replied on||Ridgid TS3650||03-13-2009 05:15 AM|
|commented on||Finger Joint Box with Carved Oak Detail||03-12-2009 04:38 PM|
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I substituted my cheap temporary construction lumber jaws for some good ash jaws. I’m so glad I practiced first because originally the jaws were about 1/8th below the bench top surface. Now they are flush. You can also see that I added ...
My bench costs rose slightly today. I bought some lag bolts to attach the top to the base. $3.50. Let’s see, about 60 in wood, 65 for the vise, a bottle of glue; I figure I’m close to $135 into this so far. I still have to get some...
I’ve been working on a new bench and thought I’d share the progress in case anyone is interested. I read Scott Landis’ Workbench book and a few excerpts from the Swartz’s book and I’ve come up with this. I’ve ...