Box FV #2: Work in progress

Sides and legs made. Sides are 5 × 1 mm alternating Purpleheart and Pau Amarello, bent on an 87.5 to 92.5 mm radius. Legs are 3 mm thick Pau Amarello, with mitre outside edges. The three holes in each leg are for dowels into the mitre on the...

Open Apron Nesting Tables #3: Assembly and Finishing Up

I can heave a sigh of relief now. The client just came and picked up the tables this afternoon and she loved them. Like all of us, I am never really completely satisfied and always see flaws but she was thrilled and we’re talking about her next...

Work Bench Build #5: Tail Vise Fab and Mock up

The building of the tail vise is not an easy accomplishment. I started to build the vise when I was invaded by the daughter and grand kids carving pumpkins, what a fantastic distraction , I was needing some time off to think about how I was...