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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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What do you see in this veneer? (Updated)

07-17-2016 12:26 AM by shipwright

We’ve played this game before and it was kind of fun so let’s pla...

61 09-18-2016 04:57 PM
View Grumpy's profile

The Moving Wave Bench

09-07-2016 10:13 PM by Grumpy

How about this to stimulate the senses?..

5 09-18-2016 04:45 PM
View mlindegarde's profile

What wood to use for French Cleat System?

03-21-2012 03:20 AM by mlindegarde

I’m planning to more or less cover one wall of my shop with french clea...

49 09-18-2016 04:14 PM
View Tim's profile

Need assistance for building a desk top spanning 80"

08-30-2016 06:13 PM by Tim

Title says it all. I’m building a home office for my wife and I have...

16 09-18-2016 02:45 PM
View Keith Kelly's profile

Ideas for efficient, space-saving tray

08-07-2016 07:14 PM by Keith Kelly

I’m working on a room in our house that is going to be a wildly multi-p...

14 09-16-2016 03:05 PM
View Lee Barker's profile

Dutch Pullout Table at Ikea

02-19-2014 10:38 PM by Lee Barker

I had my first ever Ikea experience yesterday. Let me say right off that the...

7 09-16-2016 02:13 PM
View shwoodnt's profile

Hinge problem

09-15-2016 05:56 AM by shwoodnt

Designing a cabinet without thinking first about hinges can lead to trouble. ...

10 09-16-2016 04:24 AM
View TripleXDom's profile

Scrap wood project

09-08-2016 02:03 PM by TripleXDom

Hello fellow lumberjockers, in my wood manufacturing 3 class we open up with ...

4 09-15-2016 09:26 PM
View zipzit's profile

How do you attach the back to this bookcase? Not much room to work with...

06-05-2016 01:05 AM by zipzit

So I’m building a series of tall bookcases. I decided to dado the back...

17 09-15-2016 08:34 PM
View zippymorocco's profile

keeping small table flat

09-09-2016 06:37 PM by zippymorocco

Hello everyone, I am designing a series of small tables for a bar. These...

15 09-15-2016 08:28 PM
View Ripper70's profile

Dado tear out with brand new blades...

09-11-2016 11:06 PM by Ripper70

Hey All, I finally got myself a set of dado blades for a project I’m...

27 09-15-2016 10:28 AM
View CharlesA's profile

Looking for Some Design Help on a Baptismal Font

09-07-2016 09:46 PM by CharlesA

After building two baptismal fonts last fall, I thought I was out of that lin...

6 09-14-2016 09:29 PM
View tommyc325's profile

Walnut Vanity

09-11-2016 08:03 PM by tommyc325

Hi Everyone Im looking to build this walnut vanity for my house.https://s-...

7 09-12-2016 12:08 AM
View allaboard's profile

What is an easy program to use for design

08-15-2016 05:37 PM by allaboard

Howdy folks. I’m kindly new to woodworking but wanted to get started w...

27 09-11-2016 02:35 PM
View jeffswildwood's profile

Horse drawn paddy wagon

09-08-2016 08:36 PM by jeffswildwood

There is a project I have wanted to try for years. A horse drawn paddy wagon....

6 09-11-2016 12:07 PM
View jwmalone's profile

dado hieght for drawer bottom

09-09-2016 10:05 PM by jwmalone

Hello Lady’s and Gents. I found a couple old post on the subject but ne...

4 09-10-2016 02:07 AM
View GeoffKatz's profile

Dresser Base Mistake?

09-08-2016 05:58 PM by GeoffKatz

Hello All, I’m currently building a cherry dresser from an original ...

11 09-09-2016 01:46 PM
View Ben's profile

Wainscoting Help - Materials and Finishing

09-06-2016 05:57 PM by Ben

Hi Folks, I’m gutting and refinishing my master bath and adding wain...

6 09-09-2016 12:22 AM
View fkoehler's profile

Plastic workbench?

09-06-2016 12:45 PM by fkoehler

OK, probably got some attention with that headline. Sitrep- Just moved...

3 09-08-2016 12:16 PM
View jwmalone's profile

green wood for drawers

09-04-2016 05:40 PM by jwmalone

Hello lady’s and Gents, I have some 3/4 and some 4/4 flat sawn oak that...

17 09-08-2016 09:03 AM

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