Tom McDonald

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How to Weatherproof Outdoor Furniture by Curing It with an Epoxy Coat / Rockler How-to

Even well finished projects will eventually change color and begin to show damage, like this bear statue.<p>In most cases, when it comes to outdoor …

How to Make Wood Rings with Veneer

DIY Wooden Gift Tags

Craft these little rustic gift tags for next to nothing! Made from an old branch, these wood slices not only add a natural element to your gift wrap …

The Handmade Docking Station for Your Phone and Tablet

The wood dock provides you two slots to hold your tablet and smartphone, and its elegant design makes it decently stay with your desk. Like the …

Gear & Gadgets

How to: Make a Stylish, Multi-Purpose Wood Roll-Up Tray

I recently saw an image of something like this guy on Pinterest and after many minutes of searching, I couldn't find where I could buy it. So, I made …

Stylish

How To Use A Bench-Top Planer

How to use a bench-top planer the correct way and avoid common problems like tear out, snipe and ridges. Reclaim old wood, clean up inexpensive …

Bodybuilding with Wiping Varnish

Woodworking Techniques: From Basic Tips to Advanced Projects

In this series, I’ve covered tools for standardization, tools for measuring and tools for precision. Now, it’s time to bring it all together with a …

Making a 3D end grain cutting board #4

Making a 3D end grain cutting board #3

Wood Project Ideas

Wedged tenon and mortise joint

A good way to fasten tenons is to wedge them. This can be done whether the tenon goes through the mortise piece or only part way, as in a blind …

Woodworking

How to Remove Water Stains from Wood

Those white, cloudy rings on your wood furniture don't have to stay there forever. Try one of these methods for removing—or at least minimizing—water …

Woodworking

Trick For Spray Painting MDF

Have you ever spray painted MDF? It sucks, right? MDF stands for Medium Density Fiberboard. For those curious minds, there is a Low Density …

Hardwood Step Stool

You won’t like the price of this step stool, but you will understand it once you see that it packs a lot more punch and pizzazz than anything you’d …

Lock Miter Joint

Amazing Woodworking<p>You May Also Like :<p>Tiny House on Wheels Blue Sky Model<p>Check out this awesome Workbench<p>10 Amazing Chicken Coop Projects<p>Amazing …

Create Perfect Edges For Glue Up On Your Router Table

If you own a router table, you have what it takes to create perfect edges for glue up. And thanks to carbide cutters, a router table can joint the …

Woodworking

Jointing on the Table Saw: How to Easily Joint without a Jointer

There are plenty of times when you need your boards to have a smooth, straight edge. No jointer? No sweat. With the help of a simple shop-made jig …

Watch a Japanese Kokeshi Doll Emerge From a Spinning Block of Wood | Colossal

<p>In an age of the ubiquitous 3D printer, it’s easy to forget the joy and beauty of handmade craft. Take, for example, the 400-year old Japanese art …

Avoid tear-out when routing

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Woodworking

PERFECTA

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How to Glue-Up Joints: Different Woods Need Different Clamping Pressure

Many woodworkers are underclamping their joints during glue up. To help avoid this, professor Roman Rabiej developed some simple keys to clamping …

How to Glue-Up Joints: Positioning the Clamps

Many woodworkers are underclamping their joints during glue up. To help avoid this, professor Roman Rabiej developed some simple keys to clamping …

Woodworking

Make Your Own Wood Butter to Keep Your Wooden Utensils and Furniture Looking Lovely

Wood utensils aren't too difficult to care for. but over time however, even the best wooden spoons, bowls, cutting boards, and even furniture like …

With a Router, You Need Direction

Woodworking

FOLDING STEP STOOL

SEE A VIDEO OF THE BUILD HERE: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=r8iCJZQvFiE<br>This was another project I thought I would be able to whip out pretty quickly …