I am a woodworker, an engineer, a maker, and a tinkerer. I built myself a workbench that height adjustable and completely solid that will last for generations. The full project description is here. But if your like me, you will find that a pr...
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Location: West Virginia
I am a PhD engineer and research scientist who loves every aspect of wood. I grew up woodworking with my dad in his basement shop and have been woodworking for nearly 20 years. Now that I have my own place, I've started to set up my own shop and finally built my dream tool: a CNC Router Parts 48x96 CNC Router. I have dreamed about this tool since I was in high school and recently got it all working. My dream is to someday set up a shop and make a living (or at least some supplementary income) working out of the shop.
-- Blending Traditional Woodworking with 21st Century Tools http://www.21stCenturyWoodworking.com
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All I have to say is that the rack is up and it is going to create a TON of free space, especially that wall! I am going to be able to get a lathe in there some day instead of having a mess of sheet goods! I added extra storage above the rack to...
I finally past that stinking kidney stone. I was out of work for 2 weeks because of this thing. I passed it Friday afternoon, so now I feel pretty normal now. It just aches now, the pain is manageable. I imagine that it will take a few more da...
I’ve been searching for powerful CAD/CAM software that is affordable/free. I finally found it in Fusion 360 from Autodesk. They offer a full featured parametric 3D modeling software with integrated CAM. The integrated CAM makes the CAM param...
I have been waiting for parts to actually do the hanging, but over the last couple weeks, I got the frame ready and had time to get the video update put together. Check it out: