Monthly Archives: October 2009

46 Router Jig Plans: Router Dado Jigs, Mortise Jigs, Circle Cutting Jigs and MORE

Posted ago by toolcrib

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 …

6 Bonus Forum Finds from KnotScott: New Frued Blade, Adding Rip Capacity, Avanti Blades, MORE!

Posted ago by toolcrib

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!

Woodworking Roundup: Pumpkin Scroll Saw Pattern, Speaker Plans, Denim Pine??!!

Posted ago by toolcrib

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 …

Norm Abram Retiring

Posted ago by toolcrib

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 …

Thanks to You, James Krenov Scholarship Fund Receives $300 Donation from ToolCrib.com

Posted ago by toolcrib

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 …

Woodworking Roundup: Favorite Shop Sounds, New Old-Growth Mahogany, Concrete Jigs and MORE

Posted ago by toolcrib

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 …

24 Free Dog House Plans: Peaked-Roof, A-Frames, Dog Shelters, Kennels and More!

Posted ago by toolcrib

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. …

How to Price Your Woodworking: A Community Guide to the Great Pricing Debate

Posted ago by toolcrib

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. …

Twitter + Woodworkers + HourlyPress.com = the Latest Woodworking News and Notes!

Posted ago by toolcrib

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. …