Eric Beauchamp

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Every Beginners Have To Know These 20 DIY Woodworking Tips

New to woodworking or having trouble with certain projects? Whether you are a beginning woodworker or expert, these tips from the pros will speed up …

10 Best Must Have Woodworking Apps for Woodworkers

With the advent of technology, there are so many apps that have been launched to support different professions. From computer geeks to stay at home …

Apps

50 Downloadable Digital Joints For Woodworking

If you were captivated by these animations of traditional Japanese woodworking joints, here's a chance to try out some intricate joinery techniques …

Convert that Cheap Laser Engraver to 100% Open-Source Toolchain

LaserWeb is open-source laser cutter and engraver software, and [JordsWoodShop] made a video tutorial (embedded below) on how to convert a cheap …

2017 Best of Transforming Furniture

Designing and building functional furniture is challenging enough. When the designer goes the extra mile and renders the piece able to transform, so …

2017 Best of Workshop Furniture and Hacks

Workbenches, workstations, carts, lifts, drafting tables and more<p>To be honest, our favorite category of furniture isn't the nice stuff made for …

2017 Best of Furniture Design

Privacy, joinery, circles, booze, mash-ups and more<p>Furniture continues to be a popular topic with Core77 readers, and here are ten of the standout …

CAD to CAM to CNC: Part Seven — Programming a CNC for 3D Carving

My last several posts have been about how the BARN workbench vise chops were designed. In this post, I’ll show you how the CNC was programmed for …

Shop Tool<br

Adjuster Jig<p><i>Illustration by Mike Del Rizzo</i><p>This adjuster adds accurate, repeatable adjustment to your jigs and fences. It uses a ¼" -20 bolt and a …

Notes on a Steam-bending Jig

I do only a little production work in my shop, so I don’t have a lot of jigs and fixtures. In fact, I think I can count them on one hand: a sliding …

CAD to CAM to CNC: Part Two. A Dedicated Jig for Two-Sided CNC Work

In my previous post about making the BARN workbench vise chop, I shared the basic CAD design work for the project. In Rhino3D, I created the curved …

Planer Sled (for face-jointing wide boards)

I just purchased a DEWALT DW735 planer (my wonderful wife practically forced me to—honest!), I’m not sure I’ve ever seen a truly flat board, and I …

Fernweh Woodworking Creates A Collection Of Hanging Geometric Wood Planters

From his workshop in Bend, Oregon, Justin, a former Marine Officer and Wildland Firefighter, has created a collection of modern wood hanging …

Crane: A Playful, Kinetic Lamp Bringing Back the Joy of Mechanical Devices

The Crane Lampis a playful, movable light by London-based design studio Animaro. The lamp changes dramatically in height and shape, with a form …

My 10 almost essential woodworking jigs

Woodworking

The money-smart (and attractive) way to build thick legs

Start with attractive stock<p>When choosing boards for the leg faces (A) [<i>Drawing below</i>], look for clear material of similar color. This makes each leg …

How to Make a Picture Frame with a Hidden Compartment

Hide your valuables where no one will think to look.<p>Everyone's wanted one of those bookcases that opens to reveal a hidden room, or maybe trapdoor tucked under the staircase. It's like you and your furniture are in on a secret. But bookcase-doors and the like can be a little pricey and impractical. …

2016 Best of Furniture Design

This year we saw a lot of heavily-trafficked posts in furniture design, covering everything from old-school techniques to newfangled technologies, …

Reference: Common Dimensions, Angles and Heights for Seating Designers

If you're designing a chair, sofa, stool, bench, booth or banquette, start here<p>Furniture dimensions don't come out of the air. They come out of heavy …

Show Off Your Best Work – It Could Win You $1,000

Dig out the best pictures of your work – or get started now on a new piece – and enter the fifth annual PWM Excellence Awards for a chance at the …

Look Up: 8 Sculptural Wood Ceilings That Undulate and Flow

In recent years, architects have catapulted wood into the spotlight. Today, wood is increasingly painted as a strong alternative to concrete and steel. Praised for its sustainability, durability and ease of use, architects are harnessing cutting edge wood-building techniques and expressing immense …

Lay Out a D-shaped Seat

One of the classic shapes for the seats of chairs or stools is the D shape. If you make or appreciate Welsh chairs (like I do), it’s a shape you see …

7 Flawless Woodwork Joints That You Can Make Easily

2016's Best of Power Tools & Accessories

Bigger, badder, beefier and better: Here's the best of what we saw this year in the power tools and accessories space.<p>You say you don't like removing …

Swiss Army Knives

Woodworking Quick Tip #18- How to reduce blade drift while re-sawing on the band saw

How to make a wooden box - 269

MAKING WWMM: How I Make My Videos, From Project Design to Upload

6 Ways to Reduce Planer Snipe

3 Tips for Wedging Your Joints

Wedging joints adds great strength, but it also is risky. A wedge can split the work, it can fail to dive into the tenon (sometimes popping out of …