As a few of you may know, I am a woodworking newbie. I just took the plunge last summer and purchased a bandsaw. Money is still pretty tight for us but I have been able to pick up a few basic tools here in there. I decided to buy a hand plane s...
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Location: South-Central Indiana
I am new to wood working; though I have been very interested in this hobby since a very young age. Now that I have grown up a bit I have finally decided to start trying to seriously take on the challenge. Unfortunately I really do not know anyone personally who is into woodworking. So, here I am...looking to soak up all of the knowledge that I can from this wonderful online community.
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-- James - www.walnutweasel.wordpress.com
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Well I was finally able to finish my second box yesterday. That is, everything is finished but the finish… I went to Home Depot to get some clear oil, and for some reason the crappy depot here in our small town does not carry it! I knew...
Here is something I tried out this time to get a nice tight fit between the curved lid and the box. It seemed to work out very well. First, I cut out the curved lid off of the box on the bandsaw – Self explanatory Then I sanded out al...
Well I finally made a trip to Woodcraft and purchased some zero-clearance made by Carter. All and all I am pretty happy with them. $10 for 3 inserts and they fit well. However what I quickly learned about zero-clearance inserts is that they do ...
Well today I began work on my second bandsaw box. I am going to make a box very similar to the first (see Bandsaw Box Bandit #1) but this time I have a few ideas to overcome some of the problems I encountered while making the first box. Howeve...