Be warned, your special someone may raid your workshop to steal your workbench and use it as a bar. That is, if the new trend at Pottery Barn starts to catch on…
What’s cheaper than Ebay, with more woodworking than Etsy can shake a stick at? CraftsmansWoodShop.com, a new woodworking sales startup by Joe Truehart, of Appleton, WI.
Fresh from the wilds of the web’s most fearsome woodworking forums: it’s KNOTSCOTT! Join us today as KnotScott leads us through the week’s best woodworking forum threads!
Are you organizationally challenged? Then you must hate looking for screws, nails, nuts, bolts and other hardware in your shop. This collection of hardware storage plans puts the order back into your fasteners… and will make your shop time even more relaxing :)
Italian scientists have developed a process for turning blocks of red oak, rattan and sipo into artificial bones, suitable for implanting into humans. Wooden bones are NOT currently approved for people, and there are many more years of research required.
Do you have TOO MANY MOSQUITOS outside your house? Maybe you just have too few bats. A single brown bat can eat upwards of 1000 mosquitos… AN HOUR. In honor of bats – and the wacky folks who love them – we humbly submit to you 27 FREE bat house plans in the hopes that […]
Your woodworking projects will end up out-of-square – even with perfectly square cuts – if you’re assembling on a non-square surface. This collection of assembly table plans, torsion box plans and even some glue-up station plans will keep the square in your project, where it belongs! Stay square, daddy-o! And check out our other collections […]
KnotScott gives and takes advice at more than 10 different woodworking forums… and still finds time to get in the shop! Check out his most recent project: The Elm Towel Chest over at LumberJocks.
Does your dog “assist” you in the shop? If so you’re not alone. A recent pet thread at WoodNet revealed the habits of many woodworkers who own dogs. The thread started with a simple question: “How do your shop critters respond to machines?” Some interesting attitudes and patterns emerged over the 100+ replies in this […]
What is it about tapered table legs that pleases the eye? How many people besides woodworkers actually notice tapers? Some questions will never have answers. If your question was: “how do I cut tapers” then you’re in the right place! Check out our other collected free woodworking plans >>