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Economical Source For T-Track

09-21-2012 01:13 PM by BinghamtonEd

I was just wondering where everyone here gets their T track from. I have not...

30 01-28-2014 01:34 PM
View Garry's profile

Jig to use smartphone as a digital microscope

01-25-2014 09:39 AM by Garry

I thought some may be interested in this little project I came across on the ...

7 01-28-2014 03:30 AM
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01-27-2014 01:43 AM by OldWrangler

Rummaging through some old boxes of tools I ran across an ite...

14 01-27-2014 11:20 PM
View Mainiac Matt 's profile

Best place to get 'T' track

02-18-2012 02:09 AM by Mainiac Matt

I’ve got three shop projects cooking that require extruded aluminum T t...

16 01-27-2014 07:10 AM
View Gerald's profile

Glue PVC to Wood

01-17-2014 07:52 PM by Gerald

I’m in the midst of installing a PVC piped dust collection (DC) system ...

32 01-21-2014 12:12 PM
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Honeboy - a homemade chisel/plane honing guide

01-20-2014 07:43 PM by totalrewind

Yeah, I know these aren’t too expensive to buy, but this has a few impr...

0 01-20-2014 07:43 PM
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Table Saw Sled Question

01-17-2014 04:41 PM by Steve Kreins

Wood Whisperer has a great instruction video on making a table saw sled at ht...

17 01-20-2014 01:50 PM
View Garry's profile

4x4 indexing guide - cheap

01-17-2014 01:47 AM by Garry

I wanted to drill a pattern of 3/4” holes in my work surface to use for...

3 01-18-2014 01:51 AM
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Cutting Perfectly Straight Using Hand Saw

01-15-2014 09:20 AM by jasonburr

Hey gang. I am very new to woodworking and an trying to make a crosscut saw h...

5 01-16-2014 07:25 PM
View Farley's profile

20 inch drum sander working

12-21-2013 04:00 PM by Farley

Almost finish making my 20 inch drum sander. Only have to work on the dust co...

4 01-15-2014 04:18 AM
View patcollins's profile

Jig to drill holes in the center of curtian rods -VERY Complicated

12-20-2013 10:21 PM by patcollins

Without a doubt this is the most complicated jig I ever built. The store d...

4 01-14-2014 08:19 PM
View Holbs's profile

is this old incra cross cut sled? or homemade?

01-13-2014 06:13 PM by Holbs

i bought this at an auction for $55. it has ‘incra’ on the tape ...

2 01-13-2014 08:24 PM
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'lectric winding sticks

01-12-2014 04:00 AM by realcowtown_eric

Last week in the shop I was making some doors, and while in the past I had no...

2 01-13-2014 03:22 AM
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table saw sled -- how big should it be ?

12-16-2012 06:37 PM by mikefed

I resently retired and decided to “really “learn how to use all t...

21 01-10-2014 02:56 PM
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01-04-2014 09:55 PM by Steve Kreins

I’m having a serious problem and I can’t figure it out, but I bet...

17 01-05-2014 07:16 PM
View Garry's profile

Shop-made knobs and fence clamps

01-04-2014 01:35 AM by Garry

I made my own knobs using some 1/2” plywood cutout discs from a 3”...

1 01-04-2014 01:55 AM
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hooking up an IGaging DRO to a drill press

12-30-2013 01:35 PM by knotheadswoodshed

Hi all,I am looking for any ideas on how to best hook up an Igaging DRO to my...

2 01-04-2014 01:13 AM
View TheDane's profile

Oh, for an 8" Jointer!

12-28-2013 08:00 PM by TheDane

Today is the day I wish that I had an 8” jointer. Don’t get me...

14 01-01-2014 07:04 PM
View jimmyb's profile

What do you get when you mix plumbing, electrical and wood?

06-24-2013 08:31 PM by jimmyb

You get to make this great dust catcher adapter: When I built this dri...

2 12-27-2013 03:47 AM
View Jofa's profile

Got an Incra I-Box... Any advice?

12-26-2013 05:33 PM by Jofa

Mrs. Jofa got me an Incra I-Box for Christmas and now I’m set with the ...

3 12-27-2013 01:31 AM

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