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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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View SteveKnnn's profile

Summer Garage Sale Challenge

06-21-2013 05:45 PM by SteveKnnn

Wood is expensive! I have a challenge for myself (and maybe you?) Every we...

5 06-21-2013 11:08 PM
View MashMaster's profile

Any ideas for easy and cheep project for cub scouts

08-29-2012 09:38 PM by MashMaster

Next summer I need to run a woodworking station at our cub scout day camp. I...

47 06-21-2013 11:04 PM
View GerardW's profile

Coffee table build: corner/center bracing

06-20-2013 11:31 PM by GerardW

So I’m partway into this coffee table and looking for a little structur...

3 06-21-2013 04:39 PM
View RussellAP's profile

Poolside Lounge chairs

06-19-2013 04:20 PM by RussellAP

I got a commission from a friend of my next door neighbor to build 6 of these...

10 06-20-2013 06:51 PM
View Peteyb's profile

Cutting Board Height

06-18-2013 07:39 PM by Peteyb

What is generally the smallest height you should do for end grain cutting boa...

4 06-20-2013 03:55 PM
View Charlie's profile

Board and Batten - Corner boards - best method?

06-19-2013 02:34 PM by Charlie

I’m building the shed for my wife and using 1” rough sawn fresh h...

7 06-20-2013 12:23 AM
View Kaleb the Swede's profile

100 Miles in the Atlantic Woodworking

06-05-2013 03:19 AM by Kaleb the Swede

Hello All! I am a high school teacher for 180 days of the year. I teach m...

20 06-19-2013 03:04 AM
View scottishbob's profile

wooden gate construction #2

01-02-2013 10:25 PM by scottishbob

Hi Lads Another problem i have came across now is how to drill holes in a arc...

5 06-18-2013 05:24 PM
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Wooden Gate Arch Construction

12-31-2012 04:35 PM by scottishbob

Hi lads Need a bit of help here ! this is a pic of a gate that i would like t...

8 06-18-2013 05:22 PM
View Scootles's profile

Need some design help for a carrying case

06-16-2013 09:41 PM by Scootles

I’m new to woodworking and I’m looking for some input on how thic...

4 06-17-2013 10:42 AM
View Scootles's profile

Computer software for designing?

06-16-2013 08:04 PM by Scootles

I’ve got a few projects in mind that I’d like to ‘see’...

13 06-16-2013 11:17 PM
View Marcus's profile

Looking for 2" wood numbers

06-16-2013 07:34 PM by Marcus

I’m looking for 2” tall or so wood numbers, 1/8” thick or s...

1 06-16-2013 07:50 PM
View Tedstor's profile

Good idea for a small deck

06-13-2013 06:06 PM by Tedstor

I have a smallish deck and often have to use the patio table as a prep area w...

2 06-13-2013 07:11 PM
View Dwain's profile

How Tall Should a Drill Press Be? (I'm building a drill press stand)

06-12-2013 07:06 PM by Dwain

So I am building a drill press stand and wanted to know what is most comforta...

13 06-13-2013 05:32 PM
View rfusca's profile

Designing a kitchen table - What determines the structural need for stretchers?

06-12-2013 07:50 AM by rfusca

After I finish up a few smaller projects, I’m tackling a new dinning ro...

2 06-12-2013 02:29 PM
View JarodMorris's profile

How to construct this headboard?

06-12-2013 04:05 AM by JarodMorris

My wife and I were scrolling through pictures of bedroom sets and she says sh...

1 06-12-2013 04:30 AM
View Millo's profile

Questions on dresser/changing table from Wood magazine; building sequence, joinery

06-11-2013 03:32 PM by Millo

Hey all, Not sure this is the right place to post this. I know lots of ...

0 06-11-2013 03:32 PM
View DaveSJ's profile

Dining table extension slides

03-21-2013 07:04 AM by DaveSJ

Hi All,I’m starting a dining table project. My idea is to make a dinin...

6 06-10-2013 09:51 PM
View Jonathan's profile

15-Gauge Nail Strength/Weight-Bearing Potential?

06-10-2013 05:22 PM by Jonathan

I am wondering what the rough strength of a 15-gauge finishing nail is? How m...

9 06-10-2013 08:27 PM
View Paul's profile

anyone have an Adirondack chair in sketch up to share?

06-09-2013 03:30 PM by Paul

looking for sketch up drawing of an Adirondack chairThanks in advance

4 06-10-2013 05:15 AM

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