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05-05-2020 04:15 AM

Exterior door info / design - 2 replies

Hi everyone – I’m looking for some reading info or any info really on building exterior doors. I’m planning on building a few for our home shed etc. Having never built one before and just being mainly a DIY’er id like to prevent as many mistakes as I can along the way haha. – I will be starting with our shed door (practice) then a ...

03-05-2020 09:08 PM

Parota slab w/ metal & wood base - 3 replies

Hi everyone; I have a parota slab that I am going to be turning into a dining table and a coffee table or a couple end tables. The base i want to make with metal tubing, probably 1×3 and have the bottom fourth of it with parota and the stringer. My question is, will the parota be hard enough to handle the weight. They will be U shaped ...

11-12-2018 01:54 AM

14” bandsaw. Need opinions - 7 replies

Hi everyone!I was hoping to get some input on what band saw users would recommend for a 14” band saw. I’m looking at the Laguna 1412 and the scorpion 14 delux. Both are 1.75 hp. I can hook up 220v but I don’t want to go over $1500 Canadian. Thanks for all the input!!

10-22-2018 11:15 PM

mappa burl voids - 2 replies

Hello everyone! I am working on a mappa burl piece that will eventually be a ‘river’ style table. I have flattened the piece and cut it in half. Before i pour all the epoxy for the river i was thinking of filling all the small voids with clear epoxy; and this is where i was looking for some insights. My thought here is to use...

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