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My Journey As A Scroll Saw Pattern Designer #1373: On The Road for a Couple of Days and another Site Update

15 hours ago by Sheila Landry (scrollgirl) | 2 comments »

Today's post will be somewhat quick!  I wanted to let you all know that I won't be posting much for the next several days. Keith and I decided to take some time to explore beautiful Nova Scotia as well as Prince Edward Island. We haven't been away since October and last summer we missed taking our annual exploration trip so we felt like now was the best time to go. I pretty much met all of my deadlines and while there is still stuff that I want to do, there will ALWAYS be thi...

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Panel Saw

23 hours ago by Omegacool | 3 comments »

I was about to close my shop, I was disappointed in many things, sold my pickup, but I want to get up and improve my shop and keep doing what I love. Now I have some orders, and I was tired of cutting the panels loading them on my cutting table, so I decided to make a panel saw. Still not finished, but I hope to finish the day tomorrow. Version en Español Estuve a punto de cerrar mi taller, estaba decepcionado de muchas cosas, vendi mi pickup, pero quiero levantarme y mejorar mi taller ...

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Hand Tool Journey #43: Stanley SW #358 Miter Box Restoration #9... Saw Handle So Far..

23 hours ago by Airframer | 5 comments »

I am not quite as far along as I had hoped I would be by now (I really wanted this wrapped up last weekend) but more important projects were on hand last weekend that took priority ( See the finished project if you are curious ) I did however, get the holes located and drilled and am about 50% of the way with the shaping. Thanks to LJ user Summerfi for pointing me to a link on how to locate the holes in an old saw plate ( here ). I took the premise for it and modified it in a way that ma...

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Live Edge Cherry Coffee Table from the Beginning #6: Filling in the Knot; making the Spline Jig; choosing the Cut-Line

24 hours ago by CharlesA | 1 comment »

The board had one large knot at the end of the board. The knot was fairly soft, so I dug it out a bit and filled it with epoxy mixed with the router shavings from flattening it. I did not like the look I got—looked like melamine. I dug out the knot from the other side and used finer sawdust instead of the router shavings (what I’ve done before). But the knot is so large that it now looked like I had filled it with MDF. So, I used a chisel again and shaved off a 1/16&#...

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What to do with an old bed frame?

24 hours ago by bandit571 | 5 comments »

That kind of fall apart. Instead of a box spring, it had an old waterbed platform under it Tore things down into “parts” Some posts will get rived apart, as they were three piece glue ups. Longer stuff to be cut down a bit I think I will keep these pieces. Got to sawing stuff down. Working down some leg parts. The goal was to build a Frame & Panel Tool Chest, using the parts from the old bed. Rive a board means to split it down the length, hoping for ...

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Elia Bizzarri’s Windsor Chair Workshop Tour

24 hours ago by WoodAndShop | 4 comments »

In my above video I share my recent tour of Elia Bizzari’s traditional Windsor chair workshop in Hillsboro, North Carolina. I found Elia to not only be warm & welcoming, but incredibly hilarious. We had some great laughs together in his workshop and will be working on filming a DVD together in the near future. Please contact me if a Windsor chair tutorial DVD interests you. Elia started traditional woodworking as a teenager, and eventually discovered his passion for making trad...

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Woodworking Machinery/Tools Reviews #1: My experience with SawStop

1 day ago by Ron Messersmith | 4 comments »

Recently, I switched my main shop workhorse from a MiniMax CU300 Smart Combination Machine to the 5 HP Industrial Saw Stop Tablesaw. My reason is pretty simple: I am changing my major work from furniture to small boxes, bowls and wood toys. I am 67 and just want to get away from the heavy lifting. The MiniMax was a great machine but was just a little more than I needed and did not really support the jigs I had accumulated over the years or the Incra Fence system that I wanted to support...

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Tiger Maple Corner Cabinet build ..A series

1 day ago by CharlesNeil | 10 comments »

It has been a while since we did any public videos , so we decided to put up the first build of a Tiger Maple corner cupboard , from our Mastering Woodworking show, this was done in 2010, so audio and video have certainly advanced, but hopefully you will be able to get it. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hkU0dODjQZo&list=UUUgl-M-8eVLCs5OwGx9CLsg We will be putting up the rest of the series ASAP. it will be approx 40 videos .Hope you enjoy

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Craftsy woodworking blog posts #9: How to carve a spoon with a few simple hand tools

1 day ago by Furnitude | 0 comments »

Here’s a link to my new Craftsy post on making my first wooden spoon. I’d love to hear what you think.Thanks! Mitch

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Holly's Jasper #29: Holly's Jasper #29

1 day ago by Michael Anthony Zelonis | 3 comments »

Sliding into home, sanding, fur detail, and finish to go.

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