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Free Scroll Saw Patterns For Everyone #2 Why Pay?

Ever since the advent of the internet it has become easy to find 100% Free Scroll Saw Patterns. Many articles have been written on this subject and I have to say that I agree. Why pay for something you can get for free? I encourage everyone...

Up And Coming Projects

I currently have a range of projects that I am working on and some will be ongoing throughout the year. I am using a range of natural materials from wood to clay and everything in between. I’m also recycling as much as possible from plastic to...

A STORAGE SHED FOR MY BBQ GAS GRILL #4: Assembling the structure

In the shop Today I first nailed woodstrips from the top to bottom on the front and back legs. These are thin strips used to cover the cut ends of the panel boards and act as a platform for nailing on the corner trim later. Next the strips...

To collect or not collect... There are no question! handtoolscollection

Hi there. I have a small problem, I promised my self never to become a collector, but… My rules are; I can only have one of each. I need to use it, or have the intention to use it at some point. It’s also fair if it’s a really beautiful...

Gut Shop Reorganization #2: Planning layout

I finally sat down with a calculator and paper and figured out the layout I’ve been roughly organizing in my head. I also decided to permanently fix certain tools in place because I want a level work surface for all of them to share. My garage...

Woodstock Wood Show

I was at the Woodshow again this year and thought I’d do some Facebook Live Chats. I was hoping that I could just post them here but not working. Here are the links: 1. In the door...

LHCD #2: Day 2 work Jigging about and Profiling

Well almost a day, it was so windy here AM I thought somebody had redirected Irma my way. A very sad state of affairs in Florida and surrounding damage path I must say. Anyway about mid morning I decided to continue on spent about 5 hours...