interior fittings

Dust Collection – Final Touches

You may recall that I have set up my dust collection in such a way as there is no path for...

Workbench upstanding

I added an upstand. Thinking it would be useful to have a little storage area along the back of the...

Workbench stain

Workbench stain

After plugging the countersunk screw holes with cedar plugs, I decided to finish the top of the workbench with this:..followed...

Introduction to Workshop Dust Extraction

Introduction to Workshop Dust Extraction

I’ve added a simple dust extraction solution by using a 63mm plastic blast gate inserted through the top of the...

Veritas face vice

Veritas face vice

Test fit of vice. I ordered a Veritas face vice, but did not have any suitable timber to make the...

Dust Extraction – Vacuum Connections

I have been researching how to connect various dust extractions components to my vac. After a fair amount of investigation...

Workbench construction – Part II

The bench is almost finished – I just need to secure the top (which I have not done just yet...

Workbench construction – Part I

Workbench construction – Part I

I have completed most of the base now. I’m most pleased with the pocket hole jig- it even comes with...

Fixing up a cheap combination square

Fixing up a cheap combination square

My plywood order arrived earlier in the week and I hope to get a few hours this weekend to start...

Workbench mitre saw station

Workbench mitre saw station

This is how I plan to accommodate the mitre saw. I currently have an el-cheapo sliding compound mitre saw (an...

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