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06-14-2012 11:06 AM

Shop cabinet construction - 15 replies

Ive searches through most of the shop cabinets that people have posted on this site. They all look incredible and I too would like to build some that are strong enough to hold all of my portable tools. What is the general joinery construction of a simple wall hung cabinet with doors? I’ve read so much on glue and screw and staple and every...

01-14-2012 06:28 PM

Cedar chest joinery - 5 replies

My wife wants me to build her a solid cedar blanket chest. I tried talking her into a frame and panel design but she insists on solid cedar. I am having trouble deciding how to join the corners that will make the case strong. I’ve considered double rabbets and pinned rabbets. What I really would like is some large box joints but I’ve...

05-29-2010 05:26 AM

powermatic 54a - 3 replies

anyone live around ft campbell, ky interested in helping me get my jointer set? i have it as close as i can with the tools i have but if anyone has some precision tools and greater knowledge than i, it would be much appreciated. i love this jointer i just cant get the beds perfect. thanks

02-03-2010 01:10 AM

workbench ideas? - 8 replies

my garage is finished with drywall and ive been trying to find some info or plans for attaching a workbench to the wall yet still have it solid and strong enough to resist racking or moving. the workbench i have now has served me well in its simplicity but im needing more of a bench with a vise and dog holes specifically for woodworking. floor s...

03-22-2009 04:17 PM

Infinity vs. Ridge Carbide ? - 10 replies

I haven’t been able to make up my mind now for a while so i figured i would see if anyone on here has any input to which is a better 8” dado set. I’ve narrowed my decision down to these two but would like some expert opinions on which one is better worth the money for clean, crisp, flat bottom dados. I also wanted to purchase t...

05-07-2008 11:44 PM

router edge guide - 12 replies

i have a dewalt 618 router and i was wondering if a porter cable or bosch edge guide will fit my router. if anyone has any suggestions or better yet some pics i would really appreciate it. i just dont like the design of the dewalt edge guide and hoping something different will fit.

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