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Looking for information on designing your projects? Having difficulties reading project plans? Looking for help with computer programs such as Google’s Sketchup? Use this forum to discuss the ins and outs of project design, whether it is with paper and pencil, computer programs, or some other creative technique.

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View gauntlet21's profile

Is there a woodworking vise fit for my setup?

10-14-2018 02:43 PM by gauntlet21

I’m in the middle of building a massive workbench where the tabletop is...

11 10-18-2018 05:43 PM
View Skiptloo's profile

Airplane propeller wall mount

10-17-2018 06:09 AM by Skiptloo

I’ll load images tomorrow;) Looking to mount an airplane aluminum propelle...

25 10-18-2018 01:18 PM
View Mark's profile

Tabletop thickness for 12’ Shaker dining table

10-17-2018 04:48 PM by Mark

Ive been commissioned to build 4 12’ tables for a client who is restoring an ...

7 10-18-2018 10:56 AM
View GANGGREEN's profile

American chestnut

10-17-2018 01:23 PM by GANGGREEN

OK, another “what should I do with it question”. I just brought ...

16 10-18-2018 09:47 AM
View lumbering_on's profile (online now)

Anyone switching away from Sketchup?

10-16-2018 10:31 PM by lumbering_on

I’ve been using Sketchup Make for the past few years, and I’m by ...

32 10-17-2018 04:49 PM
View Jason1974's profile

WW II Military Jeep & Trailer #98

10-17-2018 06:12 AM by Jason1974

Good morning Gents, I am thinking about starting a new project but first&#...

4 10-17-2018 09:41 AM
View RichBolduc's profile

Pro's and Con's of 2x4 frame vs plywood miter saw station / work bench

02-02-2018 01:45 PM by RichBolduc

Good afternoon, I’m in to process of designing a miter saw station and...

26 10-17-2018 09:27 AM
View Spikes's profile

how do you know a project will hold over time? how to trust my work?

10-16-2018 12:22 PM by Spikes

Dear all, I’m in my six month learning woodworking and one recurring...

13 10-17-2018 05:13 AM
View rabbott3's profile

Angled Face Frame or Cut From a Single Board?

10-16-2018 02:26 PM by rabbott3

I’ve had the idea of making something like a shadow box in the shape of...

1 10-16-2018 03:45 PM
View Ub1chris's profile

quilt ladder

10-16-2018 01:52 PM by Ub1chris

My wife is a quilter and on one of our visits to a local shop she told the ow...

1 10-16-2018 02:14 PM
View jamsomito's profile

How do YOU do roundovers in SketchUp?

10-14-2018 11:38 AM by jamsomito

I’m aware there are lots of ways to do this, but I’m struggling t...

4 10-16-2018 02:10 PM
View christherookie's profile

Train table

10-15-2018 04:25 PM by christherookie

I’ve been tasked with creating a train table for my grandson. I’...

7 10-15-2018 10:48 PM
View Mcpowell's profile

Would you include corner braces for the seat to rest?

07-12-2018 09:55 AM by Mcpowell

I drew the plans for these chairs based from a chair I saw on youtube. I did...

13 10-15-2018 10:40 PM
View Jason1974's profile

T&J #108 WS Tractor

10-11-2018 06:24 AM by Jason1974

Does anyone have any ideas how to make an exhaust heat shield to put on the e...

22 10-15-2018 11:46 AM
View Rick7777's profile

Questions for upper Shop cabinets: Depth and hanging on drywall with metal studs

10-14-2018 07:02 PM by Rick7777

Hi Folks, I want to build plywood upper cabinets in my garage and I am try...

4 10-14-2018 11:41 PM
View Kennethjg's profile

Benchcrafted Tail Vise Install

09-30-2018 11:22 AM by Kennethjg

Does anyone have experience with the install of a Benchcrafted Tail Vise? I c...

2 10-13-2018 09:18 AM
View Tony Slattery's profile

Looking for Pedal Airplane Plans - F4U Corsair

10-13-2018 01:27 AM by Tony Slattery

Hi, anybody know where to buy pedal airplane plans for the F4U Corsair. I ...

1 10-13-2018 03:01 AM
View Holbs's profile

It's time. The need of a outfeed table has cometh. Fold down or assembly cabinet?

10-10-2018 08:32 PM by Holbs

Sold off my Powermatic 66 to a good home. Now out of an outfeed structure (I...

19 10-12-2018 03:16 PM
View Rink's profile

I need a source for metal base for cabinet

10-09-2018 12:35 PM by Rink

So, I took the risk of asking my wife what she wanted me to make next. ItR...

14 10-10-2018 11:25 PM
View Hemispheres's profile

Inexperienced member looking for advice on time-capsule box.

07-08-2018 05:12 PM by Hemispheres

I’m planning to bury some important items in a sealed pvc tube which I will t...

17 10-10-2018 05:55 PM

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