Building a panel saw that makes cutting 4x8 sheets simple.
Building a panel saw for the workshop can be a real asset assisting you in cutting down 4x8 sheets of plywood into bit size pieces.
Bench Board Support for Woodworking
In the past I used a stand to support the ends of long boards that were clamped in my bench vise.
Part Holder for Drill Press
Part Holder for Drill Press: The goal of this ible is to guide you through the building process of the small parts holder. I built this specifically for drilling pen blanks, but it can obviously be used for far more than this. Furthermore, this is a great project to do with mos…
Woodworking Techniques: From Basic Tips to Advanced Projects
Whether you're after basic woodworking tips and techniques or methods for turning, finishing, or joinery options, learn them from the experts in the field.
Snap-On Soft Jaws | Popular Woodworking Magazine
I’ve been using an old metal-working vise in my shop for years. Occasionally I really do need a metal-working vise, but most often I use it to hold drawer sides up high when cutting dovetails.
Vertical Drilling Jig | Popular Woodworking Magazine
I came up with this slick way to drill a large, straight hole in the end of a post. It works great and makes good use of my tall floor-mounted drill press. To make the jig, I first swung my metal…
My new shop made air filter!
The air filter was made from a set of plans from Woodsmith magazine Vol. 16 No. 95. The carcass is made from birch plywood and scrap hardwood rails to support the filters. The heart of the filter is an 850 CFM furnace blower that I got for free fr...
Shop made air filter
Like a lot of others on here I found this in an old issue of Shopnotes (the complete small shop 2011). I literally just finished. I can't wait to use it! I got the blower for free and just took a sheet of 3/4" Birch, pack of 3 filters and a little...