Bandsaw Unboxed

New Band Saw – Unboxing

The first large tool I ever purchased was a 10” Craftsman band saw.  I really wanted to do some band saw boxes and scroll work.  Unfortunately, I didn’t do my research before purchasing the band saw.  It turns out, the band saw had a proprietary blade and only offered 2 styles of blade.  So the […]

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Simple Tool Stand

A Simple Tool Stand

Thanks to Bob at I Like To Make Stuff, I was inspired check off a project I’ve been putting off for a long time.  I needed a rolling cart to hold my miter saw.  Now, I can push it out of the way when I don’t need it.  Eventually, the cart will roll into a slot […]

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Coat Racks

Making A Coat Rack

I don’t have a good place to put my coat when I get home from a long day’s work.  So it usually ends up on the floor, or the back of a kitchen chair.  In this video, I make a wall mounted coat rack at my entryway.  I made 2 racks, one high and one […]

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Bottle Cutting

Testing Ephrem’s Original Bottle Cutter Kit

I wanted to get into bottle cutting.  I have a few ideas of some cool projects.  I tried making my own jig, but had poor results.  I decided it would be better to buy a cutting jig that produced great results every time.  I looked online and found Ephrem’s Original Bottle Cutter Kit.  The kit […]

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Wixey Planer Readout

Installing A Wixey Digtial Planer Readout

I recently got the DeWalt 735 thickness planer.  One of the accessories I wanted with it was a digital readout.  I ended up getting the Wixey WR510 based on the excellent reviews and easy compatibility with my new planer.  In this episode, I’ll show you how to install your Wixey digital gauge to your DeWalt […]

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I Love You

I Love You

I saw something similar on Pinterest and had to make it.  Since I’m a Lego fan and both my wife and I are big Star Wars fans, I had to make this, too.  My anniversary was coming up, so it was a perfect excuse to go Lego shopping!  The minifigs came in different styles over the years. […]

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