Dovetail Planter Box

I like to take every opportunity to practice my dovetails, especially when making casual and utilitarian projects. Here is the first of four planter boxes that will hold our herb…

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Mini Japanese Toolbox

This project was a Christmas present for my wife, Aggie. I wanted to build a Japanese toolbox after finding some articles about them at Daiku Dojo. The box measures 14"…

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The Rustic Mallet

Like the old recipe for chicken soup (first, kill a chicken), I began making my rustic mallet by firstly cutting down a silver maple in my back yard. I cut…

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Marking Gauge

Here is a little project that I did recently. It's marking gauge used for marking cut lines for dove tails and tenons. I made it from poplar. It's based on…

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