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Looking for information on designing your projects? Having difficulties reading project plans? Looking for help with computer programs such as Google’s Sketchup? Use this forum to discuss the ins and outs of project design, whether it is with paper and pencil, computer programs, or some other creative technique.

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prefinished or unfinished plywood for Kitchen Cabinets

2 days ago by mickeyh

I’m planning to build my own kitchen cabinets (big project, I know) wit...

14 20 minutes ago
View SubtleEpsilon's profile

1st big thing: coffee table. Advice?

2 hours ago by SubtleEpsilon

Below are some screen caps of the coffee table design. Top is bookmatched wal...

1 2 hours ago
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Looking for suggestions for a toy

1 day ago by johnhutchinson

Okay, so maybe it’s not a “toy”. Automaton is probably a b...

21 17 hours ago
View Ripthorn's profile

How to do a spinning joint

20 hours ago by Ripthorn

So I got a new lathe and I am crazy. The convergence of those two facts has ...

3 20 hours ago
View jbt308's profile

Round dining room table

1 day ago by jbt308

Hello everyone, I have a client asking for a 54”-60” round din...

1 23 hours ago
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Antique bed repair

1 day ago by deanfive

Hello. First time posting. I need to re-affix a bed rail on an antique hir...

6 1 day ago
View TheLastDeadMouse's profile

Critique my first design, Mission style end table

1 day ago by TheLastDeadMouse

I’m in the process of setting up a home wood working shop and preparing...

2 1 day ago
View chetrog's profile

Need to cut perfect circles "Subwoofer box"

3 days ago by chetrog

I am going to be building a subwoofer box, and I want to make it a little fan...

15 1 day ago
View kp327up's profile

Shadow Box End Table/Ideas?

3 days ago by kp327up

Hey All! I need to build an end table with top being a military shadowbox....

1 2 days ago
View mdbohica's profile

Leg and tail vises...?!

2 days ago by mdbohica

Ok, so I am in the planning stages of building my first work bench. It is go...

6 2 days ago
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Interesting Doors ................. Photo Blog

481 days ago by Dan'um Style

Saw this photo and am inspired to share with my lumber BUDS. As Lumberjock...

517 2 days ago
View brantley's profile

Best way to make a bowl without turning

2 days ago by brantley

Ive got some big hickory logs. Id like to make a large bowl of some sort. Not...

2 2 days ago
View darrenjttu's profile

bunk beds

2 days ago by darrenjttu

Has anyone built their own bunk beds. It does not seem too complicated. Pics?

4 2 days ago
View jroot's profile

Narrow Hall Table - looking for interesting design

5 days ago by jroot

My wife has decided that we need yet another table. This time, in a very nar...

6 4 days ago
View Jeff Terrell's profile

Bob Lang’s 21st Century Workbench

5 days ago by Jeff Terrell

Anybody got a source for Lang’s DVD? I want to build this bench but can...

2 4 days ago
View Jchon Paradise's profile

Walk-In Closet Organizer

1742 days ago by Jchon Paradise

I know I have the plans I’m looking for located in my massive binder of...

4 5 days ago
View Joel_B's profile

Looking for books on building furniture

6 days ago by Joel_B

Hi, I am new here and have some experience with woodworking. My basic tool...

10 5 days ago
View LSGss's profile

Help Designing pantry cabinet

85 days ago by LSGss

Hello all, So this is my first cabinet like project and because of the dim...

13 5 days ago
View Devin's profile

Bed Frame and Head Board Design - Not Sure What Wood To Use

6 days ago by Devin

Hey guys, I’ve designed a bed that I will start building in a couple...

3 6 days ago
View Richard's profile

How to Attach Legs to a Platform Bed

7 days ago by Richard

Trying to figure out the best way to attach legs to this platform bed. There ...

5 6 days ago

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