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|3 days ago||
Wiping glue off - 13 replies
When you guys wipe glue off after you glue something how to get it out of corners or on the inside edge. I don’t know what to use to get it out. What should I use.
|19 days ago||
Yellow pine - 7 replies
When making furniture do you guys know what grade would be good to use in yellow pine for furniture.
|43 days ago||
Pine lumber - 10 replies
What is a good kind of pine lumber to make furniture out of. The pine I use to get for furniture is pretty much crap. I’ve seen some people use yellow pine. Any ideas would be helpful.
|52 days ago||
Thickness for shadow boxes - 0 replies
What would be a good thickness for shadow boxes. I was thinking like 3/8th thick wood. Is that a good thickness or should I use a thicker piece like 1/2” thick.
|60 days ago||
Wood burner - 2 replies
I want to burn my business name into my boxes I am making and I was wondering where I can buy a burner to do it with.
|63 days ago||
Selling boxes and cutting boards - 12 replies
Where would be good places to sell boxes and cutting boards. I’m thinking of selling them in stores and not sure where to go. Any suggestions will be helpful.
|72 days ago||
Putting designs on boxes and coasters - 5 replies
I am going to make coasters and boxes. Besides burning how could I put designs on the boxes and coasters. Any ideas will be helpful.
|86 days ago||
Putting boxes together - 6 replies
When making a box like a jewelry box or another kind of box how do you put it together. In the past I have glued them and I can’t seem to get the corners to line up straight. Then I end up sanding the corners. Then it doesn’t look right because I had to sand to much. Is there a better way to do it or is glueing them the best way.
|88 days ago||
Making items to sell - 23 replies
I am looking to make more smaller items. What are some items that sell good. Some of the things I was thinking of was clocks, toys, puzzles, and a couple of other things. What are something’s that you guys would suggest.
|93 days ago||
Speed of saw blade - 3 replies
When cutting a pattern out of wood what speed do you us on the scroll saw. It seems like I have it go to fast but I don’t know. Any advice would be helpful.
|108 days ago||
Scroll saw patterns - 8 replies
What are some good websites for getting some scroll saw patterns. I am always looking for new ideas for patterns. Like right now what are some websites for ornaments patterns.
|112 days ago||
Scroll saw blades - 6 replies
I want to cut out some things on my scroll saw. Like Christmas ornaments. What size blade should I use. I’m not sure what would be a good size for the outside cuts and inside cuts.
|112 days ago||
Clock parts - 3 replies
I am going to make clocks and I need the clock part. Where is a good place to get them. Either store or online. I’ve looked at a couple of places and haven’t found any.
|120 days ago||
Clocks - 2 replies
I am going to start making clocks with all kinds of children’s themes on them and inspiration sayings on them. My questions are should I make them out of pine or hardwoods or both. And if I paint them is there anything I need to do to make it child safe.
|191 days ago||
Building blocks - 6 replies
I am making a building block set for kids. With the blocks should I make the edges smooth or just leave them. Should I make them different colors or leave them natural. What would you guys make them out of pine or hardwoods. I know these are questions I don’t really need to ask but I just wanted to get other guys opinion on them.
|205 days ago||
Wood burner - 4 replies
What is a good brand of burner to burn my business name into my cutting boards. Is there one brand that is better than the other one.
|208 days ago||
Cutting board material - 9 replies
I am thinking of making some cutting boards to sell. What is some good kinds of wood to use. I have used maple and cherry before but I don’t know what other kinds would be good. Any ideas would be helpful.
|211 days ago||
Building a china cabinet - 5 replies
I want to build a china cabinet for my wife I am looking for designs or ideas. I am going to make it out of maple. Have any of you guys built one before. How tall would be a good height for one. So any ideas or information would be helpful.
|234 days ago||
What to make next - 6 replies
I make beds currently with my business. I am wanting to add a new piece of furniture. I am throwing around a couple ideas but not sure. I have thought about a play table to go along with my beds for kids. Should I stay with furniture for the bedroom or should I go with a piece of furniture for another room. And if I stay with bedroom furnit...
|324 days ago||
2x4's - 3 replies
I am making a bed for someone and I calculated wrong on what I needed. So I have 3 2×4’s extra now. What would be a good thing to use them for to make something out of them. What are some things that would be easier to sell and would sell quicker. By the way they are maple boards. Any ideas would be good. Thanks Nate