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View PatrickIrish's profile

Scored some 12/4 Mahogany, what should I make?

03-28-2017 07:12 PM by PatrickIrish

Got a really good deal on some rough 12/4 mahogany in 8-14’ lengths. Mo...

15 03-29-2017 04:24 PM
View Mark Shultz's profile

Exterior front door (weatherproofing)

03-24-2017 12:56 PM by Mark Shultz

I’ve been planning to make a new exterior front door for my home, to go...

3 03-28-2017 07:14 PM
View Dward67's profile

Suggestions on mitre saw stop

03-23-2017 01:16 PM by Dward67

After a couple of years of tinkering around and developing an addiction to wo...

4 03-28-2017 03:59 AM
View Abn101mp's profile

Ash nightstand

03-27-2017 01:25 PM by Abn101mp

Thank you for all the advice on this project. I think it came out pretty nice...

4 03-28-2017 03:02 AM
View BB1's profile

How to fix this...lid bowed on my box creating a gap

03-24-2017 02:04 AM by BB1

I made this hickory box and was really happy with how it turned out. Afte...

29 03-28-2017 01:07 AM
View Gregg M.'s profile

Board and Batten Shutters

03-27-2017 01:30 PM by Gregg M.

I will be starting a project to make a number of board and batten shutters th...

4 03-27-2017 11:04 PM
View Dan Higham's profile

Advice for a noob

03-24-2017 06:33 PM by Dan Higham

Hey all, My name is Dan and I am just starting out with woodworking. I hav...

8 03-27-2017 03:40 PM
View Lumberpunk's profile

Big Glass Lid Question

03-02-2017 03:44 PM by Lumberpunk

Hi All, I am doing a glass topped display case coffee table for a client and ...

10 03-27-2017 12:11 AM
View newwoodbutcher's profile

What kind of hinge do I need?

03-26-2017 04:06 AM by newwoodbutcher

I’m building a Greene and Greene Blanket Chest It’s pretty much done. The li...

3 03-26-2017 11:50 PM
View Ceasar2017's profile

Newbie shelf question

03-25-2017 01:42 PM by Ceasar2017

Hi everyone:) I am trying to design a very basic shelf using pipes for len...

5 03-26-2017 02:04 AM
View AaronL's profile

wet bar design

03-24-2017 12:44 AM by AaronL

I’m not sure if this fits within lumberjocks, but I am interested in bu...

7 03-26-2017 01:18 AM
View Andybb's profile

Cutlist from Sketchup file?..... HELP!

03-24-2017 02:51 AM by Andybb

I have very very limited sketchup skills, mainly because I only use it once e...

3 03-24-2017 06:16 AM
View Wolfmont's profile

Using a sliding barn door for a bookcase hidden door

03-23-2017 04:09 PM by Wolfmont

Wife and I want a hidden bookcase door, but problematically almost all the co...

1 03-24-2017 02:06 AM
View danielhoer's profile

Are special 'pocket hole' screws really necessary for pocket holes?

03-17-2017 12:19 AM by danielhoer

I know many may scoff at the use of pocket holes for joinery but I’m ea...

24 03-23-2017 09:39 PM
View NewbieInWV's profile

Sizing Drawer Slides

03-23-2017 01:09 PM by NewbieInWV

Hey all, I’m designing a cantilevered nightstands in Sketchup. Since...

6 03-23-2017 03:57 PM
View mision56's profile

Green & Green Indent

03-06-2017 03:56 PM by mision56

Hi All,I’ve noticed an indent detail in some G&G pieces that looks ...

10 03-23-2017 02:51 AM
View OhWell's profile

Thin charred wood: best construction?

03-22-2017 03:50 AM by OhWell

Hi, I’m looking to char (shou sugi ban style) a very thin piece of w...

4 03-22-2017 10:47 PM
View Knappen's profile

New site for Scale modellers

03-21-2017 05:26 PM by Knappen

I have now released my new website. i would like to recieve any comments that...

2 03-22-2017 04:53 AM
View Tedstor's profile

Would MDF work?

03-21-2017 01:20 PM by Tedstor

So I need some sort of securable work space for my home office. This design s...

8 03-21-2017 06:30 PM
View docspencer's profile

A piece of elm longing for a project

03-16-2017 05:41 PM by docspencer

I’ve had this piece of elm laying around the shop for years. Finally pl...

2 03-21-2017 05:49 PM

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