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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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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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How to Design This Lamp Base?

05-16-2013 03:37 AM by tool_junkie

We need some new lamps for our home and I am thinking of building a pair like...

2 05-16-2013 04:56 PM
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05-16-2013 04:03 PM by MarkSr

Hi LJ’s I have had answers both ways on this and looking for your in...

7 05-16-2013 04:45 PM
View RinnyTin's profile

attractive hooks for butcher block table?

05-15-2013 08:40 PM by RinnyTin

I’ve built a butcher block table for my kitchen, and have the idea of h...

3 05-16-2013 01:22 AM
View kenzaburo's profile

designing waterfall butcherblock island

05-15-2013 09:47 AM by kenzaburo

Hi all, New to the forum and relatively new to woodworking. For about four...

1 05-16-2013 01:12 AM
View kdc68's profile

Free Router Table Plans

05-14-2013 09:51 PM by kdc68

I seen this link in The plans appear complete and itR...

1 05-15-2013 01:08 AM
View rhybeka's profile

Easy measurement conversions?

05-11-2013 10:36 PM by rhybeka

So I’m probably going to show my newbieness here but I’d rather b...

10 05-14-2013 12:29 PM
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Boat Building: 12' Flat Skiff

05-13-2013 02:22 AM by Mark828

Ive had an old 6hp envinrude in the garage for a while now not being put to g...

12 05-14-2013 04:58 AM
View pmelchman's profile

wood for work bench

05-13-2013 01:24 PM by pmelchman

what are the most ideal wood for work bench? what is not ideal? pros/cons ...

16 05-14-2013 02:17 AM
View Martin Farley's profile

Band saw bowl

05-13-2013 08:35 PM by Martin Farley

I’ve been trying to find plans on the internet for making a bowl on the...

1 05-13-2013 09:13 PM
View Gene Howe's profile

peg board storage

08-22-2009 05:42 PM by Gene Howe

Does anyone have any ideas, plans…etc for 8”-10” deep wall ...

14 05-13-2013 05:34 PM
View MostlyHarmless's profile

Dining Table Fastenerless Design

05-08-2013 08:29 AM by MostlyHarmless

I’m looking for some advice on a design I’ve created in Google Sk...

27 05-11-2013 02:26 AM
View TDog's profile

Massive Shaker Tool Cupboard Dimensions?

05-10-2013 02:58 AM by TDog

Can anyone find the measurements for this 1840 Shaker Tool Cupboard, or know ...

1 05-10-2013 11:36 PM
View MC73's profile

Installing a router lift on a 38*72" table top

05-10-2013 03:37 PM by MC73

I have a new question for you gurus. I added a 2nd 3/4 plywood so now I have ...

4 05-10-2013 07:45 PM
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05-09-2013 07:54 PM by phyz

Thinking of building a pergola over my deck. I’ve built more than a few...

1 05-09-2013 09:22 PM
View freixas's profile

Tony's "New-Fangled" Workbench - Critique Desired

11-26-2011 10:32 PM by freixas

NOTE: Edited on 11/29/11 to correct the images (exploded view missing, some i...

27 05-07-2013 06:06 PM

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