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Hickory Chest Build #2: How to build a Raised Panel Hickory Chest

903 days ago by WoodJediNTraining | 0 comments »

Hi everyone. I first off want to say I am sorry it took so long to get back here. Between Facebook, Google plus and Youtube and my website http://www.asimpledesignofocala.com . I never made it back here to update this series. Well the Hickory Chest build went very well. It ended up being an eight video series from start to finish. The Hickory Chest featured Raised Panel construction and the chest was lined with cedar. This project started when a client asked me to build a blanket chest for...

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Hickory Chest Build #3: How to build a Hickory Chest Continued

903 days ago by WoodJediNTraining | 0 comments »

This is a continuation of the Hickory Chest build. This is an 8 video series. Here we continue with part 3, 4 and 5

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New Post on the Little Good Pieces Blog - Turning Saw - Shaping the Parts”

1320 days ago by TheGravedigger | 0 comments »

There’s a new post available on the Little Good Pieces blog: “Turning Saw – Shaping the Parts”. I turn the pieces of the turning saw from rough blanks to finished components. Check it out! http://littlegoodpieces.wordpress.com/2010/12/09/turning-saw-shaping-the-parts-2/

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Mjolnir (part 2)

636 days ago by RaggedKerf | 0 comments »

To see the pictures, please click here. After finishing up the leg vise yesterday, I had a little bit of time leftover and decided to get cracking on Mjolnir (yeah, it thinks a lot of itself!). I finalized the design and drew it on the handle. It has the typical laminated mallet shape, tapered inside the head to lock the handle in place. I decided ti add a little detail to the handle and a pommel. Totally not necessary but I’m having fun now. I started to cut the handle free...

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Karate belt display #4: Working out the Kinks

1618 days ago by WoodshopJoe | 0 comments »

Since this was going to be 32+ feet long I needed to build it in at least three sections in order to handle and transport it to the karate school. In order to maintain alignment in the shop and then at time of installation, I built in two joints that slide together using a plate of hickory wood with dovetailed edges like this one. Essentially it’s an over sized dovetail joint that uses friction to hold itself in place. The hickory piece was made to snugly fit into the first dovetail s...

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log cabin

1868 days ago by iowastihlmill | 0 comments »

gathering logs for 14×18 cabin with loft, I have access to all the southern iowa lumber i need, hickory, oak, walnut, osage orange, red cedar, & red elm. Will try to use all types of lumber in the cabin, shell is going to be made with 3 sided cedar logs, i have been practacing hand peeling & judging size of logs I will need, will be hard to get full 18ft logs due to tapper, think i will take two 10 footers & splice them. Going to do all my own milling with a stihl ms 660 magnum &#...

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New Post on the Little Good Pieces Blog: Turning Saw - Putting It All Together

1315 days ago by TheGravedigger | 0 comments »

 There’s a new post on the Little Good Pieces Blog:  “Turning Saw – Putting It All Together”.  All the pieces finally come together to make a completed saw.  Check it out! http://littlegoodpieces.wordpress.com/2010/12/14/turning-saw-putting-it-all-together/

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Krokskaft....or, how Mjolnir died.

612 days ago by RaggedKerf | 0 comments »

For the pictures, please click here. Ah, it’s good to be back in the shop. Took a break there for a while to go on a trip to the Bahamas with the family. We had a blast but the only woodworking I did was reading about it and sawing some “Z”s by the pool. To get back in the swing of things (projects and ideas are starting to pile up) I decided to knock out something that’s been on the list since the beginning: the mallet. Poor, sad, Mjolnir, assembled crooked...

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Hickory Bottle Balancer

858 days ago by Chuck | 0 comments »

I had a chunk of hickory I had milled from a piece of firewood and a friend has a birthday coming up, so I thought I would try to make a wine bottle holder. I still need to sand it a little more and finish it. But I had to try it out last night after cutting the hole in it. I am going to give it a coat of BLO and then will probably apply some shellac.

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