High Tech Tool Chest PDF

It seems like every tool chest I have ever had was too heavy to move around once it was loaded up with tools. Well, that is not the case any more. With just a little high-tech aluminum riveted to some 1/4 inch plywood, I was able to build a lightweight chest that was portable and … Continue reading High Tech Tool Chest PDF

Cutoff Storage Bins PDF

For a long time, my system for storing short pieces of wood was simple, squirrel it away in every nook and cranny I could find. The problem with this arrangement was lack of organization. I did not always know what I had on hand. So, to tackle this problem, I built the cutoff bins featured … Continue reading Cutoff Storage Bins PDF

Dovetail Jig Workcenter PDF

The dovetail jig gets a lot of use in my shop. But there are a few things that can be an inconvenience when using it. My biggest complaint is that I have to stoop over to see what I am doing as I work. Another problem is keeping the workpieces clamped square. And finally, when … Continue reading Dovetail Jig Workcenter PDF

Drill Press Table and fence system PDF

When I turn to the drill press, it is because I need precisely placed and perfectly straight holes. But the standard, cast iron table will not support anything but the smallest workpiece. Then, trying to clamp a workpiece in place can be a frustrating exercise. And you can forget about dust collection. The table and … Continue reading Drill Press Table and fence system PDF