Way back in the day when I “finished” my bench, I found that the wood vises I made were extremely difficult to use, since they are made with wooden nuts and threads. Because of this I have made excuses not to use them and when I have u...
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So this is where we left off last time, the garage shop is -basically- set up and good to go. I really liked this pattern when I bought it back in 2010, and surprisingly it was one of the last ones I completed. I have one more that I bought from t...
And so we continue with the saga…and as with most projects I get ahead of myself and want to see how it’s going to work before I’m finished. Here is a mock up to see how the glass looks backlit. Works amazing. I just need to upgr...
A few (OK, many) months ago when I should have been finishing my workbench I got the idea that it would be great to build a light table that would double as a drafting table. When I was a kid I loved to tape a piece of paper onto a window and trac...