Category: Woodworking

Simple Desk: Riser

This is the latest in a series of projects for the simple desks I build a couple years ago.  The previous projects are located here: Simple Desk Simple Desk Drawers Simple Desk Cable Management The goal is to get the…

Bird Feeder Again

Last fall I made a feed and a couple bird houses with my son.  The feeder was not a great design, and so when it was blown over a couple times last winter and spring, I wasn’t too upset.  This…

Stacked Dado Jig

A recently completed project, The Miniature Dresser, used several dados.  All dado operations are performed using a Freud stacked dado set, which produces very nice flat bottomed dados.  The only issue is the setup.  Especially when setting up dados for…

Clamp Rack – Part 1: Pipe Clamps

In an ongoing effort to get organized, this is the second project this year to address that need in the garage shop.  Earlier in the summer, shelves were added below the cabinets allowing for quick access to screws, bolts and…

Miter Gage Extension

The miter gauge that comes with the Porter-Cable PCB270TS is typical in that it comes with a small protractor head to push the work piece with (there is a bit of side-to-side “slop” that needs to be adjusted out, more…

Miniature Dresser – Completed

Here are the previous parts of this project: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 The case and drawers have been fully assembled using glue, and only a few nailed for the drawer bottoms.   With completed, it was time…