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"Palm Box" tutorial

12-08-2010 07:30 AM by Andy | 88 comments »

I am very sorry that the tutorial is still down. I lost all the pictures and just have moved on to other things. But the good news is that others have come to the rescue with their own tutorials and are just as good…even better than mine.Here is one by Scott

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My notes on making Butt Joint boxes

12-18-2010 07:33 AM by Randy63 | 5 comments »

Some have asked for info on the butt joint boxes I used to make. So I decided to share the info I used when I was making these. They are simple and actually fun to make and the best part is people really enjoy them. The making or breaking of these boxes is the selection of woods you use. There are so many options available so have a ball. I have never written a blog in my life so this is a first for me. As I wirte this I only wish I had the writting skills of say Autumn or my good fr...

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Rikon Bandsaw #1: Rikon 10-325

01-28-2010 11:25 PM by BAH | 10 comments »

Recently bought a Rikon 10-325 from WoodCraft. Everything that i have read about Rikon has been pretty positive. But I have had issues and would like to know if anyone has had any negitive experiences and what they have done to correct them. I have contacted the company (Rikon) and they pretty much blown me off.

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Steps Cutting Board Version 2 (Two Step)

08-18-2010 03:03 AM by SPalm | 91 comments »

This is a second generation Steps cutting board made out of walnut, maple, and cherry. The first Steps board I made used a basic square with edge of maple and cherry to make it a block and a notch to do the stepping. I wanted to try to make a stepping board using the hex Tumbling Block design, and this is what I came up with. In order to make the hex do the stepping, I needed to notch all three sides, as can be seen in the Sketchup drawing. The cool thing here is that it steps in two di...

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Christmas comes to Northeast Pennsylvania

12-01-2009 05:16 AM by Porosky | 17 comments »

Hey everyone once again I’m super busy: Full time job, ebay business, and woodworking hobby, not to mention wife, two little boys, dog and my newest addition to the wood shop…. Peanuts the kitten who I hope will become a savage mouse slayer. So I took some products to a local christmas show and…....... CLEANED HOUSE! Oh yeah I was a smash hit and even made the local paper. Here are some pictures of the event. I had, of coarse, Cutting boards, Lazy Susans, Wine balancer...

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