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View MC73's profile

Fold table top

05-08-2013 10:17 AM by MC73

Hello to you all, New to woodworking and I would like to pick your brains ...

11 05-26-2013 01:41 PM
View Mark Smith's profile

Frame Around a TV

05-24-2013 09:13 PM by Mark Smith

I’m making a frame to go around a TV that is hanging on the wall at a b...

3 05-26-2013 04:37 AM
View Rob's profile

Challenge: how would you build a shippable 6'x6' display stand to hold 300 lbs?

05-25-2013 07:23 PM by Rob

I’m building a 6’x6’ stand and so far I have a pretty solid...

3 05-26-2013 12:41 AM
View Willeh's profile

Post your rack! (for storing wood)

05-23-2013 08:43 PM by Willeh

Starting to think that I like woodworking more for collecting wood rather tha...

14 05-25-2013 05:46 PM
View ttewelca's profile

corner TV unit/ bookshelf/ DVD organiser thing

05-25-2013 04:56 PM by ttewelca

Hello everyone, I’m sure, as woodworkers, you’ve been asked to...

0 05-25-2013 04:56 PM
View jack4002's profile

Sketchup - Too Good To Be True

05-22-2013 05:15 AM by jack4002

I got a lot of quick response with my last problem, so will try again. I watc...

29 05-25-2013 12:20 AM
View Reaper417's profile

Cigar Box Humidor

04-14-2013 06:42 PM by Reaper417

Hey guys, pretty new to woodworking, so I’m not a pro.A friend asked if...

5 05-24-2013 08:52 PM
View JustJoe's profile

Panel Glue-Up, How Many Boards?

05-23-2013 01:57 PM by JustJoe

I didn’t know if this should go here or in Joinery or ??? so if it̵...

7 05-23-2013 03:01 PM
View Charlie's profile

board & batten over 2x4 frame - stability question

05-22-2013 12:28 PM by Charlie

8×10 garden shed for wife. While roofing this I noticed the whole thing ...

13 05-23-2013 02:31 AM
View Underdog's profile

Creating compound curves with plywood?

05-20-2013 08:18 PM by Underdog

How would you create a compound curve in plywood? Say for this kind of hoo...

18 05-22-2013 06:00 PM
View Furnitude's profile

Sketchup compatibility with Windows 8

05-20-2013 08:21 PM by Furnitude

Are there any Sketchup users out there who use it on a Windows 8 computer? A...

8 05-21-2013 07:36 PM
View CartersWhittling's profile

Best Shave Horse Design?

01-13-2012 01:57 AM by CartersWhittling

Hello. I have some wood for a shave horse I want to make, but am contemplatin...

11 05-21-2013 07:09 PM
View Lee Barker's profile

Have you built a twin over queen bunk bed?

08-22-2011 10:22 PM by Lee Barker

If you did, and you liked the plans, I’d appreciate some more info. ...

8 05-21-2013 03:40 PM
View adamclyde's profile

Do I need extra support on the legs of a writing desk?

05-20-2013 05:06 PM by adamclyde

I’m in the final planning stages of a desk I’m making for my son....

11 05-21-2013 09:42 AM
View jack4002's profile

Installing Sketchup Cutlist

05-20-2013 01:13 AM by jack4002

Installing this program has been my worst nightmare. Have downloaded/deleted ...

3 05-20-2013 07:04 PM
View Marcus's profile

Large rocking horse plans?

05-20-2013 12:34 PM by Marcus

Does anyone have a site w/ plans for a larger rocking horse? I bought the pl...

1 05-20-2013 12:50 PM
View woodify's profile

Freestanding sign post design

03-12-2013 03:04 AM by woodify

I’ve been asked to build a freestanding sign post and signs. There will...

8 05-20-2013 02:06 AM
View SeaBob's profile

Hand Tool Lovers

12-16-2012 06:37 PM by SeaBob

I am just curious as to how people here like working with hand tools, opposed...

21 05-19-2013 04:51 PM
View DonJ's profile

Table Top Size

05-18-2013 11:59 PM by DonJ

I have some mesquite slabs about 4’ long and 10 or so inches wide, with...

4 05-19-2013 12:23 AM
View ten4cmor's profile

Design Inspiration needed: Retail Service Counter

05-16-2013 10:20 PM by ten4cmor

Hi LJ’s, I was asked by my father to build a service counter for a w...

5 05-17-2013 04:49 PM

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