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A Strategy for Woodworking #1: Joinery Details

73 days ago by Gary Rogowski | 4 comments »

Joinery is the art of knowing what wood to remove and what to leave behind. Reductive & simple, yet seductive in its intricacies balancing negative space with strength. Take too much wood away and you leave no strength. Take too little and you’ve compromised the tenon. You are the joinery designer/ engineer. There are several important details to know about wood and its properties. Double a board’s measure in height and it is twice as strong as doubling a board in its width. Hmm. Wood ...

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found wood

73 days ago by NaptownWood | 0 comments »

Why is it that when I see a tree being cut down, and I stop for a piece or two or three to turn on the lathe, when I get into a really nice, drier, figured interesting piece, I only grabbed one chunk, and when its wet as can be, boring, stinky, and hard to make viable, I have taken a half truckload?

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Apiary #1: How would you cut this handle?

76 days ago by CueballRosendaul | 9 comments »

I should probably make this my second entry under this series about building my beehives, but I’d like to ask the community for input on how you would cut these handles. When I made my hive bodies, I just sat the bodies on the saw and raised my dado blade two full turns of the handle to cut a slot and they’re okay for my use. However, since my dimensions were off a tiny bit from the “off the rack” hives at the store, I bought one hive body to copy the dimensions more a...

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Spalted Beech Bandsaw Box

83 days ago by Woodworker_Collins | 1 comment »

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Homemade Disk Sander

83 days ago by Woodworker_Collins | 1 comment »

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Maple Bowl

83 days ago by Woodworker_Collins | 0 comments »

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Workshop Tour (8x10ft shed)

83 days ago by Woodworker_Collins | 2 comments »

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Homemade Table Saw 3 (video link in description)

83 days ago by Woodworker_Collins | 2 comments »

heres a link for the playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLRrCot37CISIoIcw_3nnKL4GZX9hapHzdif you enjoy please subscribe

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Oak And Mahogany Door Knob

83 days ago by Woodworker_Collins | 0 comments »

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Router Bit Cabinet (video link in the description)

83 days ago by Woodworker_Collins | 0 comments »

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