This last week, I made a handful of homemade shop tools. Starting at the the top left and going clockwise: a marking gauge [walnut], a couple magnetic dovetail saw guides (1:8 and 1:6) [cherry and oak], and a 90 degree magnetic saw guide [walnut and oak].
For several months now I have been dreaming about building a credenza as the ultimate next project to tackle. I don't have a clue where I am going to put it when its done. I don't have any space for a 6 foot long cabinet, but I really want to build one.
So I started drawing and...
First machinery-free shop day
Shop's Log: January 11, 2014
Today was a good day in the shop. Spent most of the day on two projects and didn't turn on one piece of machinery. The only things that plug into the wall that were switched on were the lights, heater and radio.
Time for a new...