Woodshop Talk

My Adventures In Woodworking

Woodshop Talk

My Adventures In Woodworking

Keepsake Box

Friday, October 14, 2016

Needless to say, I followed Incra's instructions and did several practice cuts of junk wood before trying the box joints for real. This project was a reminder that working on small items is difficult. You just have to slow down, take your time and do...

Walnut Tray

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

My wife happened to see the plans for a dining room table tray in one of my Woodsmith magazine articles and asked me to make it. The original plans call for Oak, but she wanted it in Walnut. Went down to my local wood store and got a nice piece of 2"...

Wall Mirror

Sunday, December 14, 2014

A while back I came across some wall mirror plans from Woodsmith. Finally decided to make the mirror. I wanted to do something different (I use a lot of oak for my projects) so I bought some African Mahogany. That stuff is expensive!! But, it is totally...

Shop Cart

Sunday, March 30, 2014

I found these plans for this shop cart at Woodsmith.com after watching the video on their TV show. It is pretty handy to have in the shop for a little extra table space and the table saw extenders. I used it recently to rip some long boards on my table...

The Plug

Saturday, November 30, 2013

You are probably wondering about that title. This is not exactly a woodworking entry, but it is a woodworking support entry, so to speak. If you are wondering what that thing is, it is a 220 plug!! The same kind you use for your dryer and your cooking...



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