Hi all I am in the process of designing and choosing the wood for our new bedroom furniture set. I have plenty of red oak and hard maple, along with some curly maple in the shop. I wood like to use the lumber in the making but I worry a little ...
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Hi all Well, I couldn’t afford the 350$ + for the wooden screws, and I didn’t like the look of the black plate on the veritas twin screw vise. So I built my own using 2 tail vise screws (40$ each) First I built the big wood piece...
Hi all I have completed the bench, I still don’t know if I will install the veritas twin screw vise or install a wood hook, making it a holtzapffel – roubo hybrid. So I will wait for now and start using the bench as is the drawb...
Hi all Before I made the base joinery, I planned the top and it’s end grain the circular saw on one side, the flush bit for the rest I got some hobby time lately and was able to make all mortises and tenons for the base. ...
Hi I am getting ready to make the joinery for the legs and stretchers. I wonder if I should build the joint tight or leave some space for wood movement. The stretchers (tenon) are 5 inch in width by one inch tick. In the book, they call for a t...