Making a mallet – design concept

Not too long ago I came up with a mallet design that features both the joiner and carver mallet. I also incorporated something I call a FingerGrip. Take a look... Watch the video ComboHead Mallet with FingerGrip There are several types of mallets, but there are two that are more common than the others. The first and most common...

Christmas Ornament – Inside Out Turning

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Christmas Ornament - Inside Out Turning Introduction Every year I want to make a Christmas ornament, but for whatever reason I don’t ever get around to making one. I’m changing that this year and who knows, I might make this a tradition. The thing I struggled with the most was the design, which I’ll get into later, but I wasn’t sure...

Bed to Bench – Metal version

Bed to Bench Metal Version
A friend approached me about making a bench from a metal bed after he saw my bed to bench wood version video. This project was for his wife which the bed belonged to her late mother, so this was a sentimental project. After committing to the project and realizing the amount of welding that needed to be done...

Outfeed/Assembly Table: Part 1 – The Design

Outfeed/Assembly Part 1
For a while now I'v been meaning to rebuild my outfeed/assembly table due to the fact that it wasn't documented with video or plans when I made it a couple of years ago. So, now's the time to document it and make some changes that will improve the overall use. Watch the Video Here I started out planning...

Cove Cutting on the Table Saw – How To Woodworking

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Cove Cutting on the Table Saw Introduction Recently during a project there was an opportunity to learn how to cut coves on the table saw and not having any experience with coves I wanted to take the time to learn. Jay Bates and I was working on a dart board cabinet that has a top and bottom panel with a cove...