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View dbhost's profile

Help designing above garage door storage for a ladder...

01-31-2014 04:49 PM by dbhost

Okay simply put, I have to ladders, and only the space to store 1. My curr...

9 02-01-2014 12:49 AM
View Loren's profile

I think I need a cutoff cart - any good ones?

01-31-2014 05:12 AM by Loren

... saw this on my local CL, but too far to drive for somethinglike it. Any ...

2 01-31-2014 06:35 AM
View ADHDan's profile

Planer sled idea

01-29-2014 09:58 PM by ADHDan

I don’t have a jointer, so I need to make a face-jointing sled for my p...

6 01-30-2014 03:21 PM
View quvia's profile

How are wooden balls made for production?

01-26-2014 10:14 PM by quvia

I’ve often wondered how they mass produce the craft wooden balls you bu...

19 01-30-2014 02:18 AM
View ScottKaye's profile

Brrr.. its cold and snowy outside.. lets go sledding.. not what you think.

01-29-2014 12:15 AM by ScottKaye

So I’m sure most of you have heard of miter sleds and even planer sleds...

1 01-29-2014 12:35 AM
View mazzy's profile

Does anyone have experience using the Leigh FMT Pro Frame Mortising and tenoning jig?

01-26-2014 01:26 AM by mazzy

I’m thinking about getting one. I have a couple projects coming up tha...

19 01-28-2014 11:20 PM
View BinghamtonEd's profile

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 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
View totalrewind's profile

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
View Steve Kreins's profile

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
View jasonburr's profile

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
View mikefed's profile

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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