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03-14-2015 05:50 AM

ripping long stiles--Advice please - 16 replies

Been some time since I have been here. I am making a tall cabinet as part of framing in my refrigerator. The unit will be 86” tall. I am making it from black walnut and it will be raised panels on the sides. Likely 3 panels. The stiles are my concern. I would love to have them one length. I plan on ripping them a bit wide in case th...

11-21-2009 08:10 AM

Woodworking magazine opinions - 20 replies

Just curious what magazines everyone is reading for woodworking.

08-19-2009 07:28 AM

Workbench types and styles - 8 replies

Hi everyone. Hey how about some sharing on the types of work benches out there. Vice/no vice, dogs/no dogs etc etc (yada, yada) I made mine from scrap maple flooring. All I had at the time. I ended up counter sinking screws in each piece to make it as flat as possible and am about ready to spring for a vice and make holes for bench dogs. S...

08-16-2009 12:03 AM

Blum Tandem drawer slides - 13 replies

I am considering using the Bulm tandem slides so my dovetails are not covered. Drawers oare 23 deep by 30 wide. Anyone installed these and if so how hard were they to get right. Noticed a special jig and cutouts are necessary.

08-15-2009 05:33 AM

Humbled by the talent - 16 replies

Hello everyone. I just joined a day ago. Put a couple projects up and my shop too. After browsing around I am throughly humbled by the talent out there. So many people producing such fine work. Not only that but the kind comments on my projects, which in comparison, well there is little to compare. I am not sure I would have placed them on...

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