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Shop Addition

I got this table say earlier this week.  Finished setting it up tonight and thought I’d take it for a test cut and record this monumental moment to share with the world.   7 more words


Plant stand continues

Something extremely disappointing happened to me last week that I didn’t mention on the blog. While prepping the wood for my plant stand I discovered that a good portion of it wasn’t usable. 745 more words


Table Saws 101 for the Novice Woodworker: Three Different Types

The Differences Between Bench Top, Contractor and Cabinet Table Saws

Woodworking has been my weekend hobby for about 15 years. I started with nothing – literally no tools – when I bought my first house. 1,051 more words

Bench Top Table Saw

Blocks, Ties and Straps

Saturday and Sunday, March 29-30, 2014

This weekend, I split my work day up into two half days on Saturday morning and Sunday afternoon. It was raining on Saturday, so I spent most my time in the garage cutting up and preparing the bird blocking that goes at the bottom of the rafters. 537 more words

Tiny House

Making wooden C-clamps



I realized that I could do fine, curve cutting on the table saw as long as I keep the blade from binding caused by excessive angle. 82 more words


Avoiding crossgrain chipping

Usually, if you don’t have a crosscut blade on your table saw and you cut across the grain; you end up with the wood chipping off when the blade comes out the other side. 33 more words


A New Family Member In The Shop

We found this table saw at a reasonable price online and it arrived today. It’s used. It’s dirty. It needs to be fixed. But it’s a table saw and I’m going to cut some wood.

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