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Confessions of a Clamp Minimalist

Whenever somebody on a forum asks, “how many clamps do you need?” the usual answer is, “just a few more than you have.” I have a confession to make: I have almost never felt that way. I am a clamp … Continue reading

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Tool Chest: Panels in Frames

In my previous post, I showed how I constructed the cherry frames to hold the pecan panels in my new tool chest. Now I know why we don’t see antique American furniture built from pecan, despite its great strength.  Pecan … Continue reading

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