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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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dado joint on an angled leg

05-30-2013 06:41 AM by bob_bishop

hi, this is my second project and I’m pretty new to most of this. I am ...

1 05-30-2013 06:52 AM
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0 05-30-2013 05:29 AM
View Holbs's profile

flip top table: torsion box or plywood?

05-28-2013 11:16 PM by Holbs

Finally getting things into place in my garage: finished the electrical, pain...

6 05-30-2013 05:12 AM
View MrRon's profile

Ashes urn

05-28-2013 08:58 PM by MrRon

We all hate to think about death, but have to come to grips at some point. Th...

1 05-30-2013 02:09 AM
View Matt Donley's profile

Introducing Sketchup 2013

05-24-2013 09:38 AM by Matt Donley

Sketchup 2013 was just recently announced! I put together a post that has eve...

15 05-29-2013 01:20 AM
View hiptech's profile

Need some help designing garage storage cabs

05-12-2013 08:17 AM by hiptech

I’ve had cheap particle board storage cabinets for almost 20 years and ...

7 05-28-2013 02:06 PM
View PettyOfficerRob's profile

Custom Corner TV Stand

05-27-2013 07:07 AM by PettyOfficerRob

First time caller, long time listener…. A friend of mine has ask...

2 05-27-2013 11:17 AM
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

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