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How to do a custom job with ordinary shop tools and a router.
Here's a trick an old carpenter showed me after watching me drive 16d galvanized casing nails, overhead, into 2x6 vertical-grain fir. I had just missed the nailhead, producing a deep…
In response to Eric Rekdahl's method for cutting curves in thick timber with a Sawzall (see Cutting curves in big beams), I have an alternate method to suggest. It was…
How to lay out and install it.
With only a few rules to follow, putting on a wood roof can be relaxing work with pleasant materials.
With this easily made accessory, you can mill your own boards and beams
An unconventional router bit and particleboard templates make shallow mortising fast and accurate.
A 4x8 sheet of drywall, pegboard, or plywood can be a nuisance to carry. With my device, one person can easily maneuver these bulky panels. I fabricated the metal hook…
Learn how to assemble a simple solid door from common lumber.
The secret is in the order of cuts.
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