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Bluetooth Earbud Shootout – The Wood Whisperer

For years I’ve relied on ear muffs with audio system (and extra just lately bluetooth) to guard my listening to whereas additionally offering a supply of leisure within the store. However typically, a full set of ear muffs could be uncomfortable whether or not it’s due to conflicts with eye safety or just the load of a tool sitting on my melon. So in its place choice, I assumed it was time to dip into the bluetooth […]

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211 – Artist’s Easel – The Wood Whisperer

This yr’s Woodworkers Preventing Most cancers construct is an superior little artist’s easel. This can be a easy undertaking that may be simply carried out in a weekend! This yr, our objective is to boost $10,000 for CancerCare, a nationwide nonprofit group that gives free, skilled help providers to anybody affected by most cancers: individuals with most cancers, caregivers, youngsters, family members and the bereaved. How You Can Assist You possibly can both donate immediately or just […]

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Introduction to Milk Paint – The Wood Whisperer

Few finishes have the constructed-in sense of historical past as milk paint. Made out of milk protein, pigment, and lime, such a paint dates again to pre-recorded historical past. It smells like mud and doesn’t really feel something like the fashionable latex paints most of us are conversant in right now. That stated, it truly supplies a reasonably sturdy end and when topcoated, it’s simply nearly as good as some other portray technique you may provide you […]

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239 – Memorial Box – The Wood Whisperer

One of many biggest issues about being a woodworker is the truth that you possibly can construct issues that may make a distinction in individuals’s lives. Whether or not it’s a cushty chair on your front room, a slicing board on your kitchen, or toy field for a kid, all of us have the facility to deliver nice pleasure to different individuals by making issues with our palms, some wood, and some selection instruments. By no means has […]

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Rabbet Joints – The Wood Whisperer

Rabbets are a elementary woodworking joint and we use them extensively in body and panel construction, case construction, and drawer construction. Understanding how one can execute rabbets shortly and successfully is a vital woodworking talent. To study extra about chopping numerous joints utilizing “hybrid” methodology, take a look at my guide Hybrid Woodworking. What Are Rabbets You may already be acquainted with the phrases dado and groove that are easy recessed channels cut right into a board. […]

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Bent Lamination – The Wood Whisperer

Why Bent Lamination? With regards to chopping curves, the simplest solution to get the job completed is to easily cut the curve from a bit of strong wood. However strong wood has vital limitations. Some curves would require a bit of inventory so thick that it might not solely be extremely wasteful, however you aren’t more likely to discover the wood within the first place. The second situation comes right down to stability. If you cut a […]

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Outdoor Sitting Bench – The Wood Whisperer

Free Plans Please be happy to obtain and construct the Outdoor Sitting Bench! A Design Train Earlier than Fancy After Fancy A seemingly easy outside sitting bench can function a superb studying software for design. To do it’s job, a bench actually solely must have legs and a prime. However there are such a lot of issues we will do inside these preliminary practical design necessities to make the piece lovely, elegant, and worthy of your effort […]

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Planing VS Sanding – The Wood Whisperer

Any hand device fanatic will inform you, hand planes produce a greater floor with extra readability even after ending. However is that true? I have a tendency to make use of scrapers and planes because the final step prior to complete principally as a result of it saves on sandpaper and creates much less mud. If the floor truly appears higher after ending too, then utilizing these instruments as a last step earlier than ending is a […]

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Woodworkers Fighting Cancer 2015 – The Wood Whisperer

Construct Alongside! This yr’s Woodworkers Fighting Cancer charity occasion goes to be higher than ever! All proceeds are going on to the Cancer Analysis Institute. The 2015 undertaking is the Kids Table & Chair set and in the event you’d wish to construct alongside, obtain the free plans and templates under. Maintain an eye fixed out for the complete undertaking video to be launched within the subsequent week or two. For every one that builds the challenge […]

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Woodworking Not-So-Common Sense – The Wood Whisperer

As you’ll be able to think about in my line of labor, I spend lots of time serving to new woodworkers clear up issues. This provides me a singular perspective on the potential stumble level that the majority woodworkers will expertise. Ultimately, this stuff turn into woodworking widespread sense however till that point, I contemplate it woodworking not-so-widespread sense. So listed here are 5 ideas that the majority woodworkers ultimately work out on their very own. Don’t […]

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