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07-25-2010 03:40 PM by VTScroller


5 07-25-2010 04:40 PM
View Grantman's profile

Wood movement

07-25-2010 02:39 PM by Grantman

I am building a sofa table, 6’ long x 12” wide. The base is 1/2&...

5 07-25-2010 04:19 PM
View TopamaxSurvivor's profile

Here is a nice playhouse on Craig's List

07-24-2010 10:13 AM by TopamaxSurvivor

Found this scanning Craig’s list tonight. http://seattle.craigslist....

3 07-24-2010 07:04 PM
View Pacdad's profile

Shop Notes #87

07-23-2010 03:02 AM by Pacdad

Hey fellow LJ’s, I am looking for anyone who may have a copy of Shop No...

3 07-24-2010 04:32 PM
View dedalo's profile

table saw & router table, question about router and saw distances

06-26-2010 12:21 AM by dedalo

Hi everyone! as you can see in my blog

1 07-23-2010 11:48 PM
View BigTiny's profile

Pattern wanted

07-21-2010 01:43 PM by BigTiny

Greetings brother LJs. I recently saw an item that I instantly wanted to m...

7 07-23-2010 07:07 PM
View NewPickeringWdWrkr's profile

Need ideas on hanging wall shelves

07-22-2010 02:10 PM by NewPickeringWdWrkr

Has anyone ever built hanging wall shelves for books? My wife wants me to put...

9 07-23-2010 04:47 AM
View deeznutz's profile

Thoughts on my workbench design?

07-22-2010 12:24 AM by deeznutz

It’s time I upgrade my bench (2×4 construction with a plywood top&...

4 07-22-2010 10:15 PM
View Xodus's profile

Wood Cutting Templates

11-10-2009 09:37 PM by Xodus

anyone know of a good resource to get templates for cutouts? I have anothe...

2 07-22-2010 05:10 PM
View FAR52's profile

Need Plans for Curved Garden Bench

11-09-2009 06:05 PM by FAR52

Does anyone have plans for or know where I can get them plans for a curved ga...

1 07-22-2010 02:46 PM
View HorizontalMike's profile

Wheels for 21st Century Workbench?

07-21-2010 02:24 AM by HorizontalMike

Anyone have any suggestions of the appropriate wheels for this heavy duty wor...

7 07-21-2010 05:45 PM
View woody57's profile

cutting boards/I don't get it

07-04-2010 06:00 PM by woody57

Maybe those of you who make cutting boards can fill me in. I’ve seen ve...

21 07-21-2010 01:31 AM
View CiscoKid's profile

Dimenions for tea box compartments?

07-19-2010 05:41 PM by CiscoKid

Hello. I wish to make a tea box for a Christmas gift, but am unsure how lar...

4 07-20-2010 12:29 PM
View nate22's profile

How to make drawers

07-14-2010 08:47 PM by nate22

I make bunkbeds and I am tring to find a good pattern to make drawers for und...

3 07-19-2010 12:12 AM
View fiddlebanshee's profile

what is stronger - biscuits, dowels or pocket screws?

07-12-2010 02:04 PM by fiddlebanshee

We are moving to a new house and in the new living room we want to make an 18...

14 07-18-2010 07:30 PM
View xive's profile

Wood type and method for 6 foot table top

07-12-2010 03:40 AM by xive

I’m designing a desk to fit inside a closest and I want it to have a 6 ...

7 07-18-2010 07:23 PM
View Jim Reeves's profile

Need direction, if doing below project right for lady who wants hope chest/coffee table.

07-17-2010 04:18 AM by Jim Reeves

Hi fellow woodworker friends, just thought l would see if about to do below p...

6 07-18-2010 03:23 PM
View Tktools's profile

3D Online Plans

07-14-2010 10:12 PM by Tktools

With my next project I was going to sketch it out online i wanted to see if a...

3 07-14-2010 11:17 PM
View bullseye's profile

Need help building a floating deck under pergola

05-05-2008 12:35 AM by bullseye

Hello folks, I need help/advice in building a floating deck 7” off t...

3 07-13-2010 04:42 PM
View Glenn Huovinen's profile

Requesting ideas for legs on a table

07-11-2010 02:33 AM by Glenn Huovinen

I bought this piece of figured mytlewood at a wood show. I was thinking of m...

3 07-12-2010 07:00 AM

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