— Hello, my name is Damien and I customize my tools instead of actually using them… My parents got me a round mallet, and I recently bought a bunch of saws and clamps… first thing I did is strip the factory varnish off the mallet and dismantle ...
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Location: Lille, France
Long-time lurker on various woodworking blogs and podcasts, I've recently had enough and decided to go for some action. So currently I'm trying to bootstrap a small shop in my living room, getting the bare minimum tools and something that can pretend to be a workbench :)
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|commented on||Not much to see here, just another cutting board...||05-05-2013 06:34 PM|
|commented on||Marking Gauge||04-29-2013 02:36 PM|
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|commented on||Throw away your portable tool cases||01-07-2013 10:17 AM|
|commented on||Jewelry Cabinet||01-07-2013 10:12 AM|
|commented on||Tool customizers anonymous||08-25-2012 11:25 PM|
|commented on||Tool customizers anonymous||08-21-2012 06:02 PM|
|commented on||Tool customizers anonymous||08-20-2012 11:46 PM|
|added blog entry||Tool customizers anonymous||08-20-2012 10:22 PM|
|commented on||First Cajon Drums (Awesome Veneer)||08-14-2012 02:46 PM|
|commented on||Bentwood Rings||07-26-2012 02:11 AM|
|commented on||Modern plant shelf||07-11-2012 12:18 PM|
|commented on||Gift grease box with locking system||06-04-2012 01:53 AM|
|commented on||Sands of Mars II - Sunset on the cold store||05-30-2012 07:34 PM|
|commented on||Gift grease box with locking system||05-19-2012 03:02 PM|
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My father gave me a wooden plane inherited from my grandpa’s stuff. I think it’s meant to be a scrub or jack plane: the mouth is pretty wide (about 4mm effective, the opening in the body itself being 10-11mm), and the edge is strongly ...
The milling is taking some time, so I might as well report on progress in this blog entry rather than in comments… Sawing (after ~2 weeks) Nothing really interesting to show, besides sweat, saw dust and shavings… over the last weeks I’ve bee...
I’ve been playing in SketchUp, trying to design the ultimate-workbench-from-a-kitchen-coutertop.This is more or less an arbitrary challenge, because I could probably glue a second countertop over the first one (after buying more than two cla...
So there it is, my first serious woordworking project! The plan is to buid a small but sturdy workbench from a laminated wood countertop, not unlike Kenneth's.I can dedicate some permanent room to mine in my living room, so it will probably be ...