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How to Build a Joggling Board

Build a joggling board for the whole family.<p>Step 1<p>Measure and cut a 2-by-12 plank 14 feet in length. Cut a 2-inch triangular corner off all four …

Woodworking

5 Knots Every Maker Should Know

Scott at Essential Craftsman always does such a clear and methodical job of explaining various aspects of tool use and shop practices in his videos. In this video, he runs through 5 essential and extremely useful knots that every maker should know (beyond the common half-hitch, square, and slip …

Tutorials

Panda Doesn't Realize She's Had Twins

(YouTube link)<p>Pandas often give birth to twins, but only nurse one of them, which is a tragic waste of pandas. Scientists have found a workaround …

Reddit

ManMade Recommended: This is, Hands Down, the Best Dust Mask for Woodworking

Hopefully, you're already a committed safety glass wearer. Grabbing a pair for even the simplest drilling/driving task is good practice, and a part …

10 Dirt-Simple Woodworking Jigs You Need

Woodworking jigs ensure that cuts are straight, holes are plumb and parts are square—among many other things. And jigs are worth the time it takes to …

We Fell In Love With This 33-Pound Cat, So We Decided To Adopt Him And Start His Weight Loss Journey

Hi, my name is Mike Wilson and together with my girlfriend Megan Hanneman we have a company that makes wall-mounted cat furniture designed to promote …

A Much Better Shape for a Card Scraper

In May I got to spend two weeks working with Chris Williams, a Welsh chairmaker who worked with John …The post A Much Better Shape for a Card Scraper …

A Clever Circular Table That Expands to Twice Its Size With a Simple Turn of the Tabletop

George Johnson of Johnson Furniture who specializes in expanding circular dining tables, demonstrated how this style of table doubles in size just by …

25+ Times Pizza Places Surprised Everyone With Their Creativity

It is thought that bakers prepared the first pizza dish in Naples in the 1600s. Over the centuries, pizzerias have evolved so much, they're using …

Rough Cut: Craftsman Dining Chair (809)

This video is an episode teaser. You can watch full episodes on our website by becoming a Fine Woodworking member.<p>Already a member? Log In<p>In this …

Ingenious Old-School Tool for Cutting Accurate, Repeatable Inlays

The two-legged parser was like a primitive Dremel that could follow patterns<p>It was once common to gussy up the handle of a knife or tool with a metal …

The Internet Is Dying From Laughter At The Way This Little Boy Ruined His Mother’s Proposal Video

It’s one of the most special moments in life, getting engaged to the person that you love and committing to them forever. Naturally, many people like …

Bay City

20+ Idiot Cats That Will Make You Laugh Out Loud

People are always going on about how cunning and clever cats are. Sometimes we forget that they, like us, are more than capable of being a bit of a …

Pets

How to replace the iPhone 6 battery

Has your iPhone 6 battery been giving you problems? If you'd rather skip a visit to the Apple store, you can repair it yourself with a little …

Bored Panda Animals

This kitty looks like a marshmallow<br>Credit: Goyanggy

How to Tap Wood for a Bolt

Recently I needed to install two thumb screws into a makeshift fence that was intended for my petite table saw. By threading a hole in the wooden …

Kitty politely asking for some food

Guy Spends Almost A Year Gluing 42,000 Matches To Make A Giant Sphere, Sets It On Fire

Often we come up with a random yet intriguing idea but it remains just that, an idea. However, wallacemk was playing around with matches and such a …

Geek Daily Deals Feb. 04, 2018: Big Maker Tools Sale - 30% Off Saws, Routers, Shop-Vacs, and More!

Reading Time: 1 minute<p>Geek Daily Deals on huge selection of tools for makers, including cordless and corded routers, saws, drills, shop-vacs, …

How to Make a Rubber Band Machine Gun from Cardboard and Wood

This wouldn’t be the first time we saw a machine gun that fires rubber bands, but this time out, we’ve got The Q showing us step-by-step how he built …

QLine Design's Incredible Hidden Compartment Furniture Designs

We've seen a lot of hidden compartment furniture lately, but this company takes the cake.<p>QLine Designs is a New-Hampshire-based design/build firm …

Fit Irregular (Impossible!) Shapes with ‘Ticking Sticks’

The trick to fitting wooden pieces into impossible recesses is to learn about “ticking sticks.” These simple sticks – plus a sheet of paper – can …

How to Calculate Wood Shrinkage and Expansion

By Article Index<p>In Lumber, Materials, Tricks of the Trade<p>0<p>Wood movement can ruin a seemingly well-constructed project. Luckily getting ahead of the …

Important Shapton News (a Price Cut!)

All the sharpening systems out there work, but I have a favorite: Shapton Pro Series stones in #1,000, #5,000 and #8,000 grits. Shapton Pros cut …

Tricks of the Trade: Adjustable Shooting Board

There’s really no substitute for a nice, dialed-in shooting board. It’s a bench appliance that every woodworker with a handplane should have for …

Siberian Farm Cats Have Absolutely Taken Over This Farmer’s Land, And They’re Absolutely Majestic

Just when you think you're the craziest cat lady around, someone else goes ahead and one-ups you to the fullest. Russian farmer Alla Lebedeva has …

Pets

Stop Motion Animation of a Man Building Kylo Ren’s LEGO Star Wars TIE Fighter With Force Powers

In honor of <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> hitting theaters on December 15th, Joey Shanks of <i>Shanks FX</i> created a fascinating stop motion animation of a man …

30+ Hilarious Cat Snapchats That Are Im-Paw-Sible Not To Laugh At (New Pics)

Snapchat, being a visual storytelling medium, has naturally been taken over by the same cute furballs that dominate all social media platforms, …

A Munchkin Cat Intensely Gnaws on an Ear of Corn With Increasing Gusto Alongside Her Hungry Human

An adorably hungry munchkin cat joined her human in consuming corn on the cob from opposite ends of the ear, while her siblings in the background …