Working with reclaimed wood can be very rewarding once the final product comes together. Unless you are purchasing it from someone who has already pulled the nails and cleaned the surface be prepared to put some effort into preparing it for projec...
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Part time woodworking for fun and profit. Love working with reclaimed materials and upcycling. Also enjoy building affordable caskets, coffins, and urns for those looking for lower cost and alternative funeral options.
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|commented on||Cherry Coffin Lock Box||09-27-2015 12:21 AM|
|commented on||Cherry Coffin Lock Box||09-27-2015 12:20 AM|
|added project||Cherry Coffin Lock Box||09-26-2015 12:59 PM|
|commented on||Reclaimed White Oak Beam Bench||09-18-2015 03:42 PM|
|added project||Reclaimed White Oak Beam Bench||09-17-2015 03:05 PM|
|added project||Repurposed Paneled Door Bench||08-09-2015 12:50 AM|
|added project||Repurposed Doors Computer Desk||08-09-2015 12:47 AM|
|commented on||Simple Pine Casket||07-11-2015 07:42 PM|
|commented on||Simple Pine Casket||07-11-2015 01:22 PM|
|commented on||Simple Pine Casket||07-10-2015 11:03 PM|
|added project||Simple Pine Casket||07-10-2015 04:44 PM|
|added project||Reclaimed Barn Wood Entry Table||06-19-2015 04:51 PM|
|commented on||Hope/Toy Chest in Cherry with CNC Inlay||06-04-2015 03:52 PM|
|added project||Bible Box||06-04-2015 03:47 PM|
|commented on||Oak Urn||06-01-2015 01:16 PM|
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From Sawdust I love this plane. Picked this up online not long ago and I have had the chance to test it out. Works really well and is very well taken care of for being over 100 years old. I think it dates to around 1895 if I’m not mistaken...
Finally got a chance to use the Stanley No. 8 I posted a blog entry about a few days ago. Gotta say it’s pretty sweet. I’m sure there are others that may be able to tune it to a finer degree, but when I remember the frustration of the ...
I’ve decided to build a new workbench. The sorry thing I’m using now does not really qualify as one. Maybe as an assembly table or work surface, definitley not a real workbench. I’ve posted more details about the decision that le...