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05-09-2021 02:19 AM

Building a platform - 5 replies

I have been asked to build a platform that will be roughly 5 foot by 3 foot. It will sit on a sloping floor. The back of the platform will be 12 inches off the floor and the front needs to be 14 inches off the floor in order to be level. I plan on building the frame out of 2×3s or 2×4s with a 3/4 inch plywood top. Has to be strong enou...

02-06-2021 03:20 AM

Solid Wood Top to Plywood - 9 replies

I am making a pair of nightstands out of red oak plywood. The tops of the nightstands will be solid wood. I am going to have to attach the top to plywood. I think I might have outfoxed myself on the build. At first I was thinking figure 8s but not so sure about that. My next thought is “Z” clips where I’d cut a slot in the plyw...

08-29-2020 09:24 PM

Grr Ripper - 38 replies

Curious if anyone uses one of these and what your thoughts are. The wife is always looking for something to get me for my birthday/Christmas for the “man who has everything” (which we all know is not true!) Feedback would be greatly appreciated.

07-10-2020 09:56 PM

Miter Saw Stand - 11 replies

As my shop seems to be shrinking in size, I have been thinking about getting a portable miter saw stand. I looked at some of the reviews online but would rather hear from people that have one and can tell me what they like and/or dislike. I’d appreciate any recommendations.

06-23-2020 01:47 AM

Stacked Dado Set - 21 replies

I have an older Oldham Stacked dado set that I looking to replace. Any recommendations for a replacement?

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