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|297 days ago||
Help needed from my fellow LJ's - 3 replies
Hey all, I am just about to start dimensioning some plainsawn, live edge walnut slabs. I am building a coffee table and do not require the live edge, but I have a question: Some of these pieces are book matched and I was initially thinking of keeping the lighter sapwood on the slab and when I laminated the top it would have looked nice ...
|316 days ago||
Hey all, I just added this to my Bench Dog Cast Iron Router table extension: General 40-130 It required some modifying but it turned out quite well (IMO of course). Firstly, I needed to exchange the dust outlet position with the air vent position because there was not enough clearance between the router table ext...
|325 days ago||
New General cyclone DC for my shop - 6 replies
Hey all, I just bought a new cyclone Dust Collector for my shop. I went with the 1.5hp General cyclone. Got a great deal on it to boot. A few points I have from assembly: -Great quality! Very heavy and thick gauge metal. Also, General has several pieces that come right out of the box sealed with silicone to ensure no air leaks.-Packe...
|666 days ago||
Old School Furniture - 1 reply
Hey all, I didn’t know where else to put this post so here goes: I am wondering if there are online resources for furniture design from way back when. I’m talking Egypt or even more interesting (personally), medieval times. I am curious to learn more about the furniture used way back then and why it was made that way. Also, ...
|672 days ago||
Jewellery Box/Cabinet - 3 replies
Hey all, I am wanting to build a jewellery box for my lovely wife. I am looking for some of the most beautiful ones you’ve seen (I’m not saying my skill set is there but I have time and patience and I would like to tackle a difficult build). I am not so much looking for a simple box with a lift out lid. I am looking more for ...
|682 days ago||
Hello - 2 replies
Hey all, I just wanted to say a quick hello and also a thank you for those of you who posted “welcome to the forum” messages on my profile page. This seems like a great site and I look forward to interacting with everyone. As for me and woodworking, I grew up with a hammer in my hand (my dad was a handyman/carpenter/plumber/el...