After seeing the price of a variable temperature soldering iron ($99!), I decided there had to be a cheaper way since I don’t need to use it every day. For about $15 total, you can get a Harbor Freight soldering iron and build this si...
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A long time woodworking enthusiast, I began watching videos from Woodgears.ca and progressed on to WWMM, The Wood Whisperer, and countless others.
I'm just starting to gather tools as they become available on Craigslist and swap meets.
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|added project||Pocket Hole Workbench For Kids||12-24-2014 01:34 PM|
|commented on||DIY Temperature Control (Soldering Iron / Wood burner)||12-18-2014 09:25 PM|
|added blog entry||DIY Temperature Control (Soldering Iron / Wood burner)||12-18-2014 03:06 PM|
|commented on||Miter Saw dust collector box||12-15-2014 06:48 PM|
|added project||Homemade Beam Compass||12-13-2014 03:12 PM|
|commented on||Pegboard Drill Holder||12-12-2014 10:57 PM|
|added project||Pegboard Drill Holder||12-12-2014 02:25 AM|
|commented on||A Different Router Dado Jig||12-08-2014 12:34 AM|
|commented on||Chisel Sharpening Station||12-07-2014 04:35 PM|
|added project||Chisel Sharpening Station||12-06-2014 02:59 PM|
|commented on||Slide-On Drill Press Table||11-27-2014 03:40 AM|
|added project||Slide-On Drill Press Table||11-26-2014 06:12 PM|
|commented on||Easy to Make Diagonal Measuring Jig||11-20-2014 07:42 PM|
|commented on||Easy to Make Diagonal Measuring Jig||11-20-2014 01:39 AM|
|commented on||Easy to Make Diagonal Measuring Jig||11-20-2014 12:52 AM|
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In part 1 and part 2, I completed frame, saw platform, and drawer. In this final article and video (of three part series), I created the dust shroud. The amount of dust that this contains is incredible! Before, after about 10 cuts, I would be cove...
In part 1 I completed most of the work to build the frame and saw platform. In this second video (of three part series), I created the saw dust drawer and did some fine tuning. I filmed the final installment this afternoon so once I get the vid...
Aside from the table saw, the miter saw is probably the most versatile tool not only in your shop but on the trucks of carpenters around the world. The Skil miter saw that I own cuts great, keeps aligned properly without much hassle, and is rock s...