Boulder City, NV, US

Recent comments

Re: UPDATE: Read a review of Wooden Boxes by the giveaway winner

If Zongker can teach as well as he makes the boxes shown, this will prove to be a very valuable book. I'd like to find out if it is!

Re: Bathroom Cabinet with Curved Doors

Wonderful workmanship and design, Markus. It sure caught my eye!

Re: Make a Bench from a Board

For pieces that are going to be outside, you might consider zinc naphthenate to extend their life. I made a smaller scale bench for holding plant pots on a small covered deck in Seattle decades ago which have weathered but are still holding up mechanically.

Re: Creating New Materials

Thanks for sharing such an informative post. I figured it could be done, but hadn't gotten around to trying yet. I'm sure you saved me hours!

Re: UPDATED: What Tools Are on Your Holiday Wish List?

A band saw for sawing/resawing from random pieces of trees I get (mesquite looks promising!)
Bench cookies
Low angle Veritas plane
Good quality jack plane (the sides on my old Stanley aren't square to the bottom)
Gooseneck scraper
Jet cabinet bar clamps

Re: Built in Sideboard

Very nice work DonMiguel,
I bet this won't be your last project for your wife!

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