Routers remain one of the most versatile power tools in the shop, and yours just got 46 times more versatile with this massive collection of free router jig plans! From dado jigs, mortise jigs, tenon jigs on down to sleds that turn your router into a planer, this collection of free router jigs puts your […]
I got an exciting email from KnotScott the other day with some updates and some BONUS forum finds! He took some time off from working on his fireplace to send us some FORUM FINDS! Thank you Scott!
Now that I’ve got the Hourly Press running, I get a steady stream of great woodworking stories! Check it out over at Woodworking News and Notes. I monitor that page throughout the day and just gather up my favorite stories of the past week. There are some great stories this week, including a scroll saw […]
Breaking news! Norm Abram, the #1 most influential woodworker, has announced his retirement from the New Yankee Workshop. I will dig in more thoroughly later this week! For now I leave you with coverage from Woodworking Magazine: Norm Abram Closes Up Shop. “After 21 seasons, “The New Yankee Workshop” is closing its doors, and its […]
We recently ran a newsletter subscriber drive and donated $5 for every new sign up that occurred from the 21st of September until the 15th. Thanks so much to our new subscribers – and everyone who got the word out – you helped us reach our donation cap of $300!
Boy do I miss KnotScott’s forum coverage… I’m still hustling to find a way to keep you in touch with all the weird, wild and wooly woodworking news from around the web. My solution for now is to use my Wood Working News and Notes feed over at HourlyPress. This nifty tool finds me the […]
Folks, it’s high time dogs had their day at ToolCrib.com. Cats have gotten uppity since we published our collection of free cat tree plans, and with this collection of free dog house plans we finally return balance to the universe. Woof! For some basic, non-plan guidelines to keep your dog healthy in his new home, […]
Based on your response to 12 Simple Woodworking Projects that Sell Fast by Joe Trueheart I decided on another piece to help those hobbyists who want to make their hobby pay a little… or even go into woodworking full time. Instead of what sells, this time we’re investigating how to price what you’re selling, whether […]
By combining tweets and the magic of algorithms, HourlyPress.com (beta) let me create a news feed of woodworking-related news and notes :) I selected twitter-using woodworkers such as my pal Tom from Tom’s Workbench and the editors of Woodworker’s Journal. By looking at who THEY follow, HourlyPress discovers some great woodworking stories that otherwise would […]