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Frozen Mid-Cut: Log Sculpture Shows How Trees Get Sliced

Ever wonder how boards turn from trees into building materials? While not a secret, the process is also not entirely obvious – and rarely this clear …

How Elon Musk made (and how he spends) his money

At college, Musk quickly picked up a side hustle selling computer parts and full PCs to other students. He and a buddy would turn also their house …

Elon Musk

Fitting Out for the South Pacific

<i>How we prepared our boat in Mexico to go offshore (published October 2013)</i>Sailing is pretty basic; as long as the boat floats, has sails to push her, …

Sailing

Finding a Good, Cheap Boat

The traditional approach to boat purchasing works well for a certain type of buyer: They identify the type of craft they want, research selected …

The Best Way to Set Up a Bandsaw!

OMEGA Unveils The #SpeedyTuesday Anniversary Speedmaster

In what could well be a sign of classic watches moving into the digital medium, OMEGA have released a special edition Speedmaster timepiece to …

Watches

Make Custom Cabinet Pulls from a Kit

Rockler Custom Pull Turning Kit<p>The pull kit is the metal hardware needed for the pull along with mounting screws. It comes in a traditional and a …

Woodworking

Secret Apple TV remote controls: Fifteen button combos to power up your viewing!

The 3rd-generation Apple TV is no longer available from Apple, but you can still find it at third-party sellers, and it's still a solid set-top for …

How to Tie Camping, Climbing, Fishing and Sailing Knots

From local trails to rugged mountain terrain, here are the year's top trail runners.<p>Why has it taken until the effective extinction of this ancient …

Camping

Removing Rust With Citric Acid

Pair of Steak Knives With Wenge + Copper<p>Massive Standing Desk With 2x4s and MDF Surface<p>Improved Stove Top Fan (from Junk)<p>PVC Class<p>I LOVE IT!<p>The …

Hobby Lobby

6 Woodturning Design Concepts That are Key to Success

Bowl design is a very subjective thing so what pleases the eye of one may not for another. That being said, there are a few conventions that …

Woodworking

There Is No Fold

On the Web, people use the concept of “above the fold” to support layout decisions, call to action designs, ad placements, and more. Here’s why most …

Web Design

Turn a Threaded Box Lid | Chasing Threads | Chasers | Woodturning

Print<p>Print<p>Chasing threads is the turning technique of cutting threads with a set of tools called chasers.<p>Threading wooden pieces dates back to …

Woodworking

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Coco Reynolds’ Timber Pendant Lamps

by Chantel Tattoli<p>In the field of furniture design, lighting is often overlooked, even though the right piece can define a room just as well as any Eames chair. Case in point: the beautiful timber pendant lamp creations by Sydneysider Coco Reynolds, designed to be either permanent fixtures in your …

Threading

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Wooden lighting concept ~ Woodwork

Lost and Found: The 6 Best Handheld GPS | HiConsumption

Putting a GPS on your wrist or into your car is fine if you’re strictly an urban or suburban adventurer who plans on roughing it in the wilds of …

The Ultimate Overlander: North America’s Pinnacle 4WD

<b>Ultimate vs. Internet</b><br>One of the most common discussions on Mr. Gore’s interwebs is the crown of best new 4wd on the market, and more specifically for …

North America

RT @markodugonjic: Typographers have done it before! Tiny type on a small format medium. #tdi http://t.co/scq6WHVHaZ

Apple Shows Love for HTML5 with iOS 8

We were as excited as everyone else with last week’s Apple iOS 8 release announcement. We have only had the iOS 8 GA bytes for a few days, but we …

Web Development