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Air Quality #7: Box Fan Air Cleaner

09-05-2016 10:42 AM by bkseitz | 0 comments »

While brainstorming around for how-to attach Band Saw Fence came up with an idea for using two of the spaces underneath my outfeed table. Decided to make these into box fan air cleaners. Seems like the perfect stop next to table saw and low to the ground. This should help keep the dust away from my mouth and nose :-)

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Walnut Vanity and Live edge backsplash #1: Building a Walnut Vanity with Live Edge Backsplash and Inlays

09-04-2016 09:02 PM by BenhamDesign | 2 comments »

Here are some build pictures and notes about my process of building the floating vanity and live edge backsplash with ebony bowtie inlays. If you are interested in the fine details of the build please read my personal blog Building Walnut a vanity or watch the youtube video below. I started out filling the unwanted holes in the vanity top with epoxy Cut the angle on the top with skill saws and beveled the end on the table saw with glued on guide Glue blocks to clamp the ang...

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Craftsman Saw Rebuild #3: Face Plate Clean Up

09-04-2016 01:44 PM by inghamworkshop | 0 comments »

I had to come to terms with not being able to restore this piece an keep the original finish, there was just to much corrosion. I used a progression of wet/dry sandpaper starting at 320g an working my way up to 2000g. It came out pretty good and I’ll probably follow this up with some sort of aluminum buffing compound and a buffing wheel.

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Making A time tracking application with excel #3: Scott's time tracker part3

09-04-2016 01:15 PM by ScottM1 | 0 comments »

In this video, I will show you how to add a toolbar and scroll bars to the application’s interface and more. be sure to watch the entire videoYou can download this workbook and follow along here.https://dl.orangedox.com/b8YsbkQYNzs0224YmV Be sure to like share and comment Subscribe → https://www.youtube.com/user/ecabine...confirmation=1You can also follow me on:Facebook→ https://www.facebook.com/ecabinetstipsandtricksTwitter→ https://twitter.com/eCabinetstips

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Start your kids on hand tools. They'll love it!

08-31-2016 05:43 PM by BTimmons | 10 comments »

Turns out that my little girl can rock a spokeshave. She asked me to help her make a mallet for her to use in the shop. I thought that was a dandy idea, so we set to it. We glued up a few pieces of cherry for the head of the mallet. Then I showed her how to use a spokeshave on rectilinear stock, in order to take off the hard corners and make it more hand-friendly. For those of you wanting to get your kids to spend time in the shop with you, let them use a spokeshave. It’s the ki...

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Craftsman Saw Rebuild #2: 113.29990 Cleaning Face Plate

08-31-2016 02:07 AM by inghamworkshop | 2 comments »

I’m looking for som help and guidance here. I decided to try and tackle the cleaning of the silver plate on the front of the saw, which I believe is aluminum, and I’m hoping someone more knowledgeable than me can help. Here’s what I started with: My initial thought was to use water, mild soap and a nylon bristle brush. That did clean a good portion of the large easy to get stuff, but it’s left me with this. I don’t want to do something that I can&#...

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Miter Saw Station #1: Cabinet Refinish

08-29-2016 05:35 AM by inghamworkshop | 0 comments »

Earlier this spring, my dad brought over his old cabinets that he’d used for his shop workbench. He’s had these longer than I can even remember and is finally upgrading his set up at his shop and offered them to me. I’ve been wanting to build a miter saw station and was planning on trying the Jay Bates station when I had the funds available to buy all of the necessary lumber. Now that I have these cabinets, I’m going to utilize them to do a sort of hybrid version ...

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Instruments #1: Archtop Guitar

08-28-2016 06:17 PM by RonPeters | 6 comments »

Looks as if I can’t make furniture like the rest of you folks… I’m forever stuck making instruments… This guitar took me two years to make partly because I started from scratch. No molds or jigs so I had to make them. I got the bug to try an archtop because 1. play guitar, 2. always wanted one, 3. it costs a lot less to just go out an buy one ready made. Here’s the process beginning to the end. Layout Transfer to wood blank At...

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Shop stuff #55: A couple of very short videos

08-28-2016 02:32 PM by JimDaddyO | 1 comment »

I am taking today to do some editing. Long past due. I figured I would start with a couple of short ones from the Doc’s Little Docs series of quick tips. Not much to say except I hope you enjoy them. Now, back to editing. View on YouTube View on YouTube

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Building a Standup Desk

08-26-2016 02:34 AM by beahan | 0 comments »

I was asked to build two standup desks for two coworkers. They already have desks provided and therefore wanted something that could just be placed on top of what they currently have. I designed a two tier desk extension and they really liked it. Here is the build video for those who are interested: View on YouTube

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