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LJ Projects Catalogue

12-17-2011 07:30 PM by KnickKnack

Edited 15 April 2012 I’ve made “Projects Catalogues” in ...

59 04-01-2020 03:27 AM
View Danpaddles's profile

need simple project ideas

03-30-2020 02:43 AM by Danpaddles

I take a bike trip most every year, mooch a bed off my cousins. Actually a n...

10 03-31-2020 07:24 PM
View Woompa's profile

Wall mounted garage shelving

03-30-2020 11:13 PM by Woompa

Hi All, I bought a set of large ceiling mounted storage shelves for my gar...

2 03-31-2020 06:25 AM
View jamsomito's profile

Mission-style credenza - how to switch to solid wood?

03-30-2020 02:40 PM by jamsomito

Before our recent quarantine I managed to pick up about 50bf of red oak for t...

4 03-30-2020 04:50 PM
View RipFence's profile

Radius of arched cutouts on two sides: Same radius or same height?

03-29-2020 02:38 PM by RipFence

Hello All:I am making an ottoman to go with a Stickley Morris chair. The Chai...

2 03-30-2020 03:37 PM
View JohnMcClure's profile

Building shop cabinets, recommendations/guides?

03-27-2020 12:41 PM by JohnMcClure

All,I’m moving and intend to build a set of shop cabinets. I’d li...

8 03-30-2020 02:55 PM
View Frankell55's profile

Sofa side table plans

03-30-2020 01:27 PM by Frankell55

Some time ago I saw dimensioned plans for a sofa side table. I may have purc...

0 03-30-2020 01:27 PM
View Woodyndusty's profile

Muskoka chair plan

03-30-2020 01:16 PM by Woodyndusty

Does anybody have a Muskoka chair plan they would be willing to share?

0 03-30-2020 01:16 PM
View TeKn1qu3z's profile

Removable wall shelves with keyhole hangers - good idea?

03-29-2020 08:48 PM by TeKn1qu3z

Hey everyone, I’m just getting starting out with WW and it’s b...

6 03-30-2020 10:20 AM
View jdh122's profile

bowfront chest of drawers, design help

03-29-2020 01:33 PM by jdh122

I’m planning on building my first curved-front chest of drawers, someth...

2 03-29-2020 04:08 PM
View John Raney's profile

Skull Adirondack Chair

03-09-2020 09:10 PM by John Raney

Hey All, I was hoping somebody has or can point me in the right direction ...

4 03-28-2020 06:09 AM
View austin350s10's profile

Best Cut Optimizing Software

05-29-2018 12:54 PM by austin350s10

I’m getting ready to make a bunch of drawer boxes out of some very nice...

24 03-26-2020 07:39 PM
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Router table/stand

03-24-2020 11:46 PM by papaG

As the Triton Workcentre are no longer available in the US, has any one desig...

6 03-26-2020 10:02 AM
View SoCalWoodGal's profile

Can anyone help me determine my filler width for blind corner wall cab?

03-23-2020 11:45 PM by SoCalWoodGal

Howdy folks. On my final few cabinets for the kitchen cabinet build and I...

38 03-26-2020 04:14 AM
View Jason55's profile

Air tight barn door?

03-07-2020 03:11 PM by Jason55

I am building a new shop in the basement with a separate machine room I am se...

10 03-25-2020 03:48 PM
View Holbs's profile

Preferred method to attach 3" window and/or door trim to only drywall?

03-25-2020 01:05 AM by Holbs

About to slap on some 3” door trim for my through the wall pet door (I ...

7 03-25-2020 01:32 PM
View MissouriBoatRide's profile

Chipped and beat up butcher block table help

04-27-2018 02:22 PM by MissouriBoatRide

I managed to get my hands on a couple of old high school shop tables (64̶...

14 03-24-2020 06:53 PM
View Jeremymcon's profile

Splayed leg coffee table joinery questions

01-19-2020 06:36 PM by Jeremymcon

I want to make a modern style splayed leg coffee table. I have some bits of w...

8 03-24-2020 01:56 PM
View Travis's profile

Outdoor planter, decisions of grain

03-23-2020 05:01 AM by Travis

Hi all, I’m building a planter box out of flat sawn white oak. I did...

0 03-23-2020 05:01 AM
View The_New_Guy's profile

Need help with wood selection to use for band gear travel cases?

03-22-2020 07:23 PM by The_New_Guy

Hello fellow Lumberjocks. Hope you are doing well.I am designing travel cases...

7 03-23-2020 01:19 AM

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