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    Simple Sanding Jig Solves a Big Problem on Custom Box

    It’s fairly common to mount hinges in a box with the hinge barrel being located in such a way that it is bisected by the box side.

    by StartWoodworking | May 15, 2014
    Easy, Accurate Reference Marks for Stopped Router-Table Cuts

    The tricky part about making stopped dadoes or mortises at the router table is knowing where to start and/or stop your cut. Here's a simple trick that will take out all of the guesswork.

    by StartWoodworking | April 30, 2014
    Simple Wedge Keeps Vise from Racking

    A bench vise is a great asset to your workbench. It can help secure your work for a variety of different applications.

    by StartWoodworking | April 3, 2014
    Tapered Legs with a Circular Saw

    While browsing the wide array of woodworking jig ideas uploaded by readers of Fine Woodworking magazine to our sister site, FineWoodworking.com<

    by Ed_Pirnik | October 24, 2013
    Formal Vanity

    This Formal Vanity was built using Alder wood.  It was commissioned by Barry Mathis, Architect.  

    by Martyweck | October 23, 2013
    Build a Flush-Trim Base for Your Router

    Most woodworkers are inveterate tinkerers.

    by Ed_Pirnik | April 17, 2013
    Accurate Cuts on Long Workpieces

    The simple stop block—when coupled with a well-built crosscut sled—excels at making repeatable cuts to a consistent length.

    by sfuda | April 3, 2013
    by zuzaraden | January 13, 2013

    I make 6 of them for my bar. Are excellent for outdoor or indoor use and perfect for a patio bar. 

    by chatito | November 17, 2012
    Build the Ultimate Picture Framing Jig

    As simple as they may seem, picture frames can prove

    by StartWoodworking | November 1, 2012
    Major blunders of kitchen remodeling

    Have you thought of Kitchen cabinets online remodeling with your own ideas?

    by RickHardcastle | April 30, 2012
    Box Joint Jig Handles Drawer Joinery with Ease

    Learn how to build and use a clever tablesaw jig for perfect box joints.

    by StartWoodworking | April 19, 2012
    Simple Stop Block Keeps the Dust Out

    A stop block is perhaps one of the most common shop devices used in woodworking.

    by Ed_Pirnik | February 2, 2012
    Drill Guide for Super-Straight Holes

    Recently, while building a Shaker writing table, I needed to drill dowel holes in the front faces of my table's legs, after the table

    by Ed_Pirnik | November 9, 2011
    Woodworking without a Tablesaw

    Learn how to build basic furniture projects without a tablesaw.

    by Ed_Pirnik | October 26, 2011

    I designed this holder tray to display some old pewter shot glasses and build it using some old door jamb material salvaged from a reno of a nineteen sixties house.

    by skex | July 29, 2011
    Refinement to a simple jig

    I loved seeing my jig design for cutting miter spline slots used in making Ed Pirnik's Beaufiful Re

    by DougStowe | July 8, 2011