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In the last 6 or 7 years or so I must have made well over 200 of these bans reindeer, they take only a few minutes to make. Mostly I use large lumps of old brand, or chunky timber, but it’s easy to laminate timbers up to make the larger blanks. These sell really well …

Structural pine bench seat made from pine and scrap merbau deck wood. Made with hand tools! Tools used: – Pax tenon saw – Vertias dovetail saw – Number 4 bench plane – Number 5 jack plane – 1/4″, 1/2″ and 1″ bench chisel – Combination square – Mortise marking gauge – Knife – Hand router. …

We built my son’s 3rd grade Steel Bridge project on the CNC router. First we made drawings of the Steel Bridge from photographs. With these drawings, we cut out the pieces of the bridge on the CNC router. We cut the pieces from ¼ inch birch plywood with an 1/8 inch router bit. We glued …

Our porch needed a bench. I rectified the problem. Admittedly, the design probably works better as a coffee table. That said, it is made out of cherry wood and features lots of weird angles. Please watch, enjoy, subscribe and share. Thanks! —————————– TOOLS —————————– Incra T-Rule (the marking square thing) – Arm R Seal Urethane …

A limited introduction to designing furniture and a (less) limited introduction to using Google SketchUp. In this video I design an outdoor bench out of wood that I have reclaimed from an old pallet. If you would like to see how to turn this CAD design into plans for a project, please just comment on …

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When furniture designer Jared Rusten eyes a batch of walnut, maple, or cherry wood, he sees an opportunity to transform it into a beautiful, lasting piece that becomes a part of his clients’ lives. SUBSCRIBE: for more videos like this and leave a comment below. In our first episode of My Design Life, we visited …

Darcy Warner, owner of Warner Construction, talks about the virtues of the Festool TS 55 R track saw and Festool system in his remodeling business. He describes Festool power tools as “heirloom quality” due to superior engineering and materials. That’s refreshing in a time when virtually all power tools are produced in China and made …

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