LVL Workbench

5.21.blog

Work(wo)man’s Compensation

Note the wheel in the lower right corner – ouch. No, I didn’t drop a chisel on my foot or get bit by the table saw. But I did run into challenges of several sorts in the shop this weekend while working on a Shaker blanket chest with half-blind dovetails for an upcoming issue,...

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Road-tested: The ‘Milkman’s Workbench’

I’m in Fort Collins, Colo., for an in-house conference where editors and community leaders in all areas of our parent company, F+W Media, are getting together to share ideas, talk about the business etc. And last night, we had a trade show so that each of us could demonstrate to our fellow employees what...

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Mobile Base Mark II

OK, this is the last entry on mobile workbenches this week. Promise. The remainder of the week will be all about my plan to have our dust collection system run by hamsters. You might remember my attempt to fashion a mobile base for the LVL workbench that was simple and inexpensive. Click here to...