Woodworking forum topics tagged with 'mistake'

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I Made The Dumbest Mistake On My Dutch Tool Chest. Advice???

11-01-2018 08:44 PM by jpthewoodworker in Hand Tools

Sooo, I have a small predicament…I am working on a Chris Schwarz Dutch ...

6 11-02-2018 04:36 PM
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Router Mistake

08-04-2018 10:57 PM by Bluenote38 in Designing Woodworking Projects

Minor bobble with my router. I’m making a hall table, Pine with a maple...

13 08-06-2018 06:47 PM
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Fixes for Cracked End Grain?

08-01-2018 09:57 PM by Syellin in Joinery

I’m constructing a Dutch Tool Chest and was nailing in the backboards w...

8 08-06-2018 01:35 PM
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Fixing a bad glue joint - saggy case

01-20-2018 05:40 PM by GabeATX in Joinery

Hey folks, looking for some ideas on how to fix a mistake. I am making a cred...

11 01-21-2018 02:33 PM
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Made a Huge OOPS!!! HELP ...---... ...---...

03-13-2017 02:54 AM by harvey4804 in Joinery

Long story short, I’m making 16 pull-out shelves for the in-laws. I&...

21 03-15-2017 12:56 PM
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Water based vs. Oil mix up

06-09-2016 06:16 PM by bbrettfa in Finishing

Hello community, I recently embarked on my first woodworking project: a si...

12 06-11-2016 01:16 AM
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Help making cabinet opening 1/8" wider

04-09-2016 12:07 AM by jsmestad in Finishing

I am working on my first true cabinet project. Everything was going well till...

17 04-11-2016 08:26 PM
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mistake #17

03-03-2016 04:11 PM by vonfalken in Safety in the Woodworking Shop

it m it might have been a good idea to drill the drawer pull holes before ...

10 03-04-2016 02:48 PM
View Tim Anderson's profile

Saving a Chisel

08-26-2015 01:46 PM by Tim Anderson in Hand Tools

So, let’s say, hypothetically of course (who am I kidding, I messed up)...

12 08-27-2015 07:43 AM
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Issue with 21st Century Workbench

01-03-2011 12:08 AM by HorizontalMike in Designing Woodworking Projects

I am ~70% complete on my first major project, the 21st Century Workbench, and...

3 01-03-2011 07:36 PM
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A tale of three glues...

12-03-2010 03:09 AM by grub32 in Woodworking Skill Share

I miscut a mortise on a leg for a chair…I am going to glue in a piece o...

1 12-03-2010 03:13 AM
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Literally, EVERY profanity in the book

10-30-2010 05:50 PM by NBeener in Woodworking Skill Share

Quick and dirty…. I’m well into building a tapered QSWO wine d...

47 11-02-2010 08:59 PM
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Oops... Biscuit mistake!

04-07-2010 09:20 PM by gforcegarcia in Designing Woodworking Projects

I made a mistake while cutting a row of buscuits for a Maple dresser I am bui...

7 04-11-2010 05:10 PM
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When a mistake is not a mistake.

10-26-2008 01:44 AM by pashley in Woodworking Skill Share

Maybe you guys have stories like this…. Today I was in the shop maki...

13 11-17-2008 04:10 PM
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DOH! I made yet another mistake on the same project!

10-27-2008 11:59 PM by pashley in Woodworking Skill Share

You may have seen my earlier thread, When a mistake is not a mistake, in whic...

4 10-29-2008 03:37 PM
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Big Surprise!

12-14-2007 10:11 PM by Peter Oxley in Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories

There is a thread going about the worst tool you’ve ever bought, and an...

8 12-18-2007 01:21 PM

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