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Blog series by Marty Backe updated 05-12-2016 07:37 AM 14 parts 25795 reads 35 comments total

Part 1: Small storage boxes

03-08-2015 07:36 AM by Marty Backe | 3 comments »

I’m starting a new on-going video series where I highlight completed work – short and succinct.

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Part 2: Cat Carrier

03-15-2015 07:48 AM by Marty Backe | 1 comment »

This cat carrier is made from 1/2” pine (to keep the weight down) and all the joinery is Domino based.

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Part 3: Custom Fitted Card Holder for Computer Monitor

03-15-2015 07:15 PM by Marty Backe | 2 comments »

This is a fitted card holder for sitting atop a computer monitor

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Part 4: Baltic Birch microphone case

03-27-2015 05:18 PM by Marty Backe | 1 comment »

This is a case that I made from 1/4” & 1/8” Baltic Birch plywood, used to store my wireless audio gear.

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Part 5: Small Desk Blotter

04-23-2015 10:26 PM by Marty Backe | 1 comment »

Here’s a small desk blotter that I made from 1/4” sugar pine and some 8 oz leather

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Part 6: My 'New' old Stanley 101 & 102 Block Planes

05-14-2015 04:27 PM by Marty Backe | 1 comment »

I recently acquired a Stanley 101 & 102 block plane from EBay, for $15 each. These are hammer adjusted planes, and I demonstrate the process on the 101.

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Part 7: Toolbox for my Drill Press

07-10-2015 07:53 AM by Marty Backe | 0 comments »

In this video I show how I store the tools that came with my drill press, such that I’ll never loose track of them

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Part 8: Storage Boxes For Diamond Sharpening Stones

07-25-2015 04:33 PM by Marty Backe | 2 comments »

Here are boxes that I made for storing two sets of diamond sharpening stones.

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Part 9: Juggling Box

09-28-2015 03:23 PM by Marty Backe | 5 comments »

I just completed this box to hold some juggling bean bags. I give a little tour of the details.

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Part 10: MDF Baseboard Box

11-03-2015 07:57 AM by Marty Backe | 3 comments »

Here’s a prototype box that I made from some leftover MDF baseboard. It has a lined interior with a lift out tray. It’s a quick project that shows what can be done with scrap materials.

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Part 11: Art Paper Storage Cabinet

04-24-2016 05:46 AM by Marty Backe | 2 comments »

Another in my Show and Tell series. I showcase a quick & dirty storage cabinet that I made for my wife, as she threatened to go to Ikea!

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Part 12: LED Video Light Storage Box

04-25-2016 04:33 AM by Marty Backe | 7 comments »

Here’s an overview of a box just completed to hold one of my LED video lights. It’s made from 1/2” Appleply plywood and hardboard, French fitted inside to hold the light and accessories.

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Part 13: French Fit Storage Box for Battery Chargers

05-04-2016 03:33 PM by Marty Backe | 3 comments »

See my walk-through of my newest storage box, this one for my battery chargers. I highlight a couple of mistakes made while building the box.

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Part 14: Jointer Tools Storage Box

05-12-2016 07:37 AM by Marty Backe | 4 comments »

A super quick video that shows my 1/8” plywood storage box that holds the tools that came with my jointer. Secured to the jointer with rare earth magnets. I never have to wonder, “where did I put that wrench?”

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