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MY WORKBENCH - MY BEST WOODSHOP BUDDY

Wanted a New workbench I’ve been using my relatively new workbench for a little over 2-1/2 years now and I really love it. I haven’t one complaint about as it does everything I ask of it. I am especially pleased about my total outlay for it...

How I Get The Most Out Of My Small Shop

Most hobby woodworkers probably have small shops, the majority most likely in one half of a two car garage. My set-up was a 2 car garage size but with only one enclosed bay and the other half was an open carport, but both are under the same roof...

My Take on a Small Budget/Space Shop #2: The Beating Heart of the Shop

There are two institutions to be given credit for how well I have been able to equip my shop for so little money and in so little space. They cannot be separated. They are ShopSmith and Craigslist. I was for most of my life one of the “pros”...

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...

FAVORITE TOOLS CHALLENGE

This is my selection of favorite tools . Starting with my workbench and all the accessories I have made for it You can see the foot operated leg vice which has been replaced by a different type since this picture was taken and the unique...

Kitchen Cabinets Designing: Design How? Over Design What?

Designs of kitchen layout have changed over the years. From a few shelves under the counter, an average looking storage box and a table to stylish modular kitchen cabinets, custom drawers and pull-outs upper and lower cabinets, the complete form...

RECALLS #13: RIDGID Wet/Dry Vacuums recalled due to Shock Hazard

I haven’t seen a woodworking recall for some time, but some of you might have this shop vac. Emerson Tool Company Recalls RIDGID Wet/Dry Vacuums Due to Shock Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot Recall Date: September 11, 2018 Recall...

RECALLS #7: Panasonic Recalls Metal Cutter Saws Due to Laceration Hazard

Recall Date: September 9, 2015 Recall Number: 15-237 Panasonic Recalls Metal Cutter Saws Due to Laceration Hazard http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Panasonic-Recalls-Metal-Cutter-Saws/ Recall Summary Name of Product: Metal Cutter Saw...

Mag Switch Re-saw Fence

Well it has been a very long time since i have posted here. well im back and just started making videos again. I may be still having some issues with the leg but at least I can make a few videos meanwhile the healing process. many of you have...