I’m unable to work in my shop right now cause it’s packed up for a move, so I decided to make an animated presentation to briefly describe wood movement on a table top. Watch the video here.
In this video I will show you how you can clean up the macro that we recorded in part 2. Then add some code to speed it up dramatically. I will also show you how you can create some message boxes that will ask you if you wish to hide the edge banding and inset carvings columns. If you click yes then it will hide that column.Here is the link. https://youtu.be/6BP_ds9oVzM
For the top of this art Nouveau style coffee table top which is 60” wide by 80” long, needing to cut a perfect ellipse onto 1” thick 17 ply apple plywood. To make this cutting jig I used 3/4” and 1” thick apple plywood which is very expensive and very durable and hardly ever warps. A. Starting with the dovetail slotted base that screws to the bottom side of the top when cutting. The base is 1” thick 22” square, then route in two 1” wide 5/8...
In this video I show you how you can create a macro to format the cut list that eCabinets generates when you export them into excel. You do not need any advanced knowledge of vba to do this. So check it out.https://youtu.be/AAQDq4QkXWk
https://youtu.be/kcPmjZu3DYo Restoration of a Craftsman flea market hand plane.
Here is the video where I made an American Flag Coin Rack. https://youtu.be/bAQvJZEG4bk
Another Lumberjocker asked for plans for my One-Handed Clamp (Picture #1). So far as I know this type of specialty clamp was originally devised for building lapstrake boats. In lapstrake boats the laps are clamped together for riveting which requires reaching across the full width of the new plank with the clamp. But this clamp also comes in handy at times for other deep-reaching, and/or one-handed clamping needs. I decided to publish a copy of my patterns here for anyone who needs them. ...
Here is a quick video on formatting eCabinets cut list that have been exported into excel. In this video I will show you how you can quickly convert the numbers that are stored as text to numbers and more. So check it out.https://youtu.be/jfalIKPZ1U0
Wow! It has been a very busy couple of weeks. Last year I purchased the 2hp Harborfreight dust collector. I knew I was not going to use it in it’s stock configuration, I knew I wanted to set it up like Jay Bates did. So when I first got the DC I crammed it in a spot out of the way, to the right of the DC was the chimney, to the left was a bunch of Junk. I moved it to the NW corner of the basement. The blower is mounted on top of the factory ring and is exsausted to t...
Hello all,Just added a new video to my YouTube channel. In this two part video series we build a Mid Century Modern Hall Table with Hairpin Legs. The build is coming along great. Take some time and check it out. when you check out the video don’t forget to subscribe to my channel. Here is a link to my channel & video. Thanks in advance for your support. Here is a link to my channel & video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FLScGspjapE
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