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Proof That It Really IS a Portable Tool Box

My wife can carry my new traveling tool box fully-loaded.  I’d say it weighs 50-60 lbs with all the tools in it, so not something I’d want to carry around the house, but easy enough to take in and out … Continue reading

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Travel Tool Chest Completed

It’s done. Finally. I did make a frame-and-panel lid, which probably doubled the time it took to build the whole thing. The frame is mortise-and-tenon joinery, and the panel is set in with tongue-and-groove joinery (well, actually groove-and-groove joinery).  At … Continue reading

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Building a Travel Tool Box

Every time I visit my family over the holidays, I end up doing a lot of woodwork around various people’s houses, so I always bring a few hand tools with me when I visit.  Up to this point, I’ve been … Continue reading

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