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Cheese Board and Hand Forged Slicer | Pt 2

04-09-2017 02:33 PM by A Slice of Wood Workshop | 0 comments »

In this video I finish all the detail work of the cheese board. Using hand planes I get everything flattened. Then using a router table I rounded all the edges over and also cut a radius on all the corners. I wanted a way to hang this and drilled a 1 3/8” hole in the corner of the board. Next was hand forging a cheese slicer that was a learning lesson. I have never created an eye on an object, but think it turned out well. Let me know your thoughts! Don't forget to visit my channel f...

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Cheese Board and Hand Forged Slicer | Pt 1

04-08-2017 11:40 PM by A Slice of Wood Workshop | 0 comments »

I wanted to create a cheese board, but didn’t want it to be “normal”. I wanted to give it an extra touch and decided that I would hand forge a slicer for it. In this video I got everything roughed out and glued up. Hand forged slicer will be out 4-9-17. Subscribe to see all the latest.

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Drilling metal parts for bed rail and center beam #2: Thirty marks

04-07-2017 10:16 PM by MrLaughingbrook | 0 comments »

Today I made the last of the thirty marks needed on the center beams. Objective 1: mark for joining the two angle irons together to form a T with a centered series of equally spaced 6-32×1/4” flat screws.Objective 2: mark for joining center T beam to wood cap. I’m very happy with my learnings and results, so thought I’d share. With advice from others, thanks theart, Gil, and the internet I put together this kit and procedure. 1. Calculate fastener interval as lengt...

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!/4 inch thick metal banding

02-09-2017 09:51 PM by TrickyDick | 8 comments »

I am looking for someone who can make a steel/iron band for a dining room table I am making. Any ideas? It would be 2” tall 1/4” thick and 226 long. I want the metal to be stippled and rounded on outer edges. Anyone have any experience with this?

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Table Saw Modifications #2: Table Saw Enhancement – Attaching Extra Cast-Iron Extension Wing

01-28-2017 05:05 PM by TrentDavis | 0 comments »

I’ve created a tutorial for attaching an additional cast-iron wing to a SawStop table saw Check it out here:http://trentdavis.net/2017/01/27/table-saw-enhancement-attaching-extra-cast-iron-extension-wing/

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Making a Duck Bill Holdfast

08-06-2016 05:37 PM by A Slice of Wood Workshop | 2 comments »

New design of holdfast uses less material….and I think it just looks better. Do any of you have a specific design you like? Click here for YouTube channel and to subscribe!

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Easy Made Shop Handles!

04-15-2016 08:45 PM by A Slice of Wood Workshop | 1 comment »

This isn’t exactly woodworking, but thought it was a cool idea you could use on your shop doors.

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Tools for woodworking #1: Shopmade Metal Bar Clamps

03-16-2016 05:15 PM by Igor | 2 comments »

Shopmade Metal Double Bar Clamps video:https://youtu.be/0mKuJ7O4t7Q

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RECALL #20: Panasonic Recalls Metal Cutter Saws Due to Laceration Hazard

09-10-2015 04:54 AM by lightweightladylefty | 1 comment »

Recall Date: September 9, 2015Recall Number: 15-237 Panasonic Recalls Metal Cutter Saws Due to Laceration Hazardhttp://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Panasonic-Recalls-Metal-Cutter-Saws/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Metal Cutter Saw Kit and Metal Cutter Combo Kit Hazard: The lower blade guard can get stuck in the fully retracted position and not automatically release to cover the blade. The exposed blade poses a laceration hazard and risk of injury. Remedy: RepairConsumers sho...

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New "bench' for a router table

12-13-2014 08:01 PM by bandit571 | 1 comment »

Last summer, I picked up a router “table” by SKIL at a garage sale. $20 with everything BUT a router Later on, picked a B&D 1/4” Industrial all metal router. Managed to assemble the two together But, there were a couple problems. First, this thing is sitting ON my tool chest. Secondly, it is too short to set on the floor. Had some metal 3×3 from an old bed frame. Cut the two pieces down into four “legs” @ 27-1/4” long. Had some ...

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