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Buying used bench planes on ebay

As I mentioned earlier, my foray into buying used bench planes on ebay is inspired by Paul Sellars, a British woodworker...

Workshop Storage

I made some shelving and an open sided bookcase type affair. This was an opportunity to try out a very...

Static Electricity and the Oneida Ultimate Dust Deputy

Some Festool vacuum owners had issues with the original Ultimate Dust Deputy (UDD), apparently because it caused a static build...

Dust Collection with a Cyclone

What does a dust cyclone do? The cyclone attaches to your vacuum and separates a large proportion of the dust...

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...

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 design using plywood

Workbench design using plywood

I have set myself the slightly pointless goal of trying to construct my workbench using just 5 pieces of 8’x’4...

Evolution Foosball table installed

Evolution Foosball table installed

The table arrived on Monday. It does fit nicely in the corner and, despite being quite heavy, is relatively easy...

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