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How to: Make a Wooden Hand Screw Rack & Organizer

I have tried almost every solution to keep track of my hand screws. I've hung them on pegboard hooks. I've stashed them in wall-hung cubbies. I've …

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Fight Belly Fat With This Printable 45-Minute Treadmill Workout

Think treadmill workouts are too boring to endure? Intervals are the antidote! Playing around with speed, timing, and rest periods keeps both the …

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Ⓕ Best Way For Gluing Wood Together To Get Thick Pieces (ep86)

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Tools & Craft #87: Download Our Free Isometric Graph Paper for Sketching

Even if you already know how to draw, sometimes this makes quick plans easier<p>Most senior designers I know insist that doing preliminary sketches on …

An Old Way to Make a New Crank Handle

When the crank handle on [Eric Strebel]’s cheapo drill press broke in two, did he design and print a replacement? Nah. He kicked it old school and …

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Cut Your Own Wood Slabs With a DIY Band Saw Mill

Reuse large tree branches and stumps by cutting them into smaller pieces.<p>Don't let old tree stumps and branches go to waste. You can reuse quality wood by milling it into workable sizes to build table tops and more. Hauling heavy large pieces of wood to a mill isn't always possible, but John Heisz …

How to Build a French Cleat Shelf to Hold Virtually Anything

French cleats are magical in their strength and simplicity. Here's how to make these amazing joints.<p>French cleats are often used to secure cabinets to walls, but can also be used to build modular shelves that can help organize your workspace. A French cleat system will be just as strong as most …

An Interview with Christopher Schwarz, Part 2: The Anarchist Toolmaker

Using tools, making tools, furniture design philosophy, photography, anarchy and more<p>It's 1996, it's nighttime and Christopher Schwarz is underneath …

40 seconds cycling, three times per week: That’s how much you need to ride to get fit, says BBC documentary

<b>Volunteers in BBC documentary see upp to 14 per cent improvement in fitness over five weeks</b><p>Two minutes of riding per week isn’t a lot, but apparently …

An Interview with Christopher Schwarz, Part 1: Learning from the Past to Inform Modern Designs

"Just because people are dead, doesn't mean they're stupid"<p>Christopher Schwarz is an author, builder, columnist, designer, educator, furniture maker, …

Meet Roger Frampton, the international model and personal trainer who chooses stretches over weights and 'can teach you to move like a 3-year-old'

33-year-old model and personal trainer Roger Frampton is chiselled, bright-eyed, and, surprisingly, even more handsome in real life than his photos suggest. But when we met after January's London Fashion Week Men's wrapped up, it was not to discuss his good looks nor his international modelling …

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A Jig for Drilling Holes for Chair Spindles

I resist making jigs like I resist going to the dentist. So when I do break down and build a jig, it’s going to be something with a dial indicator …

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Here's How I Sharpen My Roughing Gouge

Using Your Suggestions to Improve the Miter Saw Station

How to Fix Common Mistakes Made When Building Things Out of Wood

I'll always prefer working with wood over metal and plastic, because wood is such a forgiving material. Inevitably when you're working with the …

How We Installed a SawStop Sliding Crosscut Fence

I’ve wanted a SawStop sliding crosscut table ever since I tried one out at Woodworking in America 2016. Sliding crosscut tables were a basic fixture …

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Anarchist’s 2017 Gift Guide, Day 4: Rivierre Nails

The wire nails at the home center stink for making furniture. Don’t even think of them as nails. They are more like greased straws than they are …

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A Furniture Craftsman's Incredible Design for a Transforming, Six-Function Shop Cart

Timothy Wilmot's MFSC Table took three years to design<p>This creation here is a marvel of ultra-functional design.<p>Belgium-based furniture maker Timothy …

Five MUST SEE ways to make your workshop mobile!

The Genius of Miter Shooting Boards

Cutting miters so they are ‘just right’ is a problem faced by all woodworkers. Here’s how to sneak up on the perfect miter with scrap wood and a …

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A DIY Contraption for Height-Adjustable Drill Press Outfeed Support

Tell me if you've been in this situation:<p>1. You need to put holes in a very long workpiece using your drill press.<p>2. You find clamping the piece to …

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 …

No Equipment, No Excuses: Joe Wicks's Best Workouts (and Yes, We Stole His Line)

If you want simple, easy, quick and effective workouts, then there are few better people to turn to on Instagram and YouTube than Joe Wicks. Wicks's …

Space Saving Parallel Clamp Rack | DIY Build Plans

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Make this Box Joint Jig in Minutes! | STEP IT UP

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Rust-proofing Tools by Bob Smalser

I find that three coats is usually sufficient for water to puddle on the surface before any oil is applied. Oiling the steel liberally afterwards is …

How To Build A Fireplace Mantel

With the help of some knowledge, a good miter saw, bench saw along with some basic tools, building your own fireplace mantel can become reality. Most …

Calavera Tool Works' Rugged Leather Shop Aprons

Designed for the working craftsperson<p>Started by industrial designer Michael Williams, Calavera Tool Works is a new company creating products to …

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Old-School Design for a Rotating Hardware Organizer

…with a very new-school mark-up<p>I came across this intriguing design for a rotating small parts organizer in a 1948 issue of <i>Popular Mechanics</i><i>.</i><p>It would …

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