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Building a Half-Door (with What I Had On Hand)

As tomorrow is the 12th day of Christmas, and the next day we celebrate the gifts of the Magi to the infant Jesus, I thought I’d show off my big gift to my wife this Christmas: a door. My wife’s … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: Depth Stop for the Veritas Small Router

I’ve had the small router plane made by Lee Valley for several years now, and one of my initial frustrations with the tool was the lack of a depth stop.  If the plane lost its setting mid-project, it was hard … Continue reading

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Timber Framed Bunk Beds, part 3: Visible Progress

When timber framing, all of the joints must be cut before the whole structure is assembled.  That’s because the structure is usually too big for assembly to be done in stages.  Another reason is that it’s hard to lay out … Continue reading

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