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    Julie Moriarty

    Electric Bass Guitar Build

    Thread Starter: Julie Moriarty

    My SO wants a bass guitar. And I'm getting bored watching the lacquer cure on the other guitar. :) I took some 1:1 scaled drawings of bass guitars, glued them to 1/4" MDF, and started cutting templates. The neck and back are completed, with the exception of the neck heel. I don't want to cut...

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    David Weaver

    Beech Jointer Build

    Thread Starter: David Weaver

    I thought I'd put this in a separate thread, I changed my mind. There will be less talk about the mortise, wear, etc, it's all covered in the cocobolo smoother thread here. http://www.sawmillcreek.org/showthread.php?218832-Cocobolo-Smoother-Build-2 This beech is courtesty of Prashun...

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    Mike Null

    Corel Tips

    Thread Starter: Mike Null

    I am starting this thread for the purpose of providing tips on the use of Corel Draw. Everybody who has ways of using CD and wants to share them please contribute without waiting for prompts.

    Last Post By: rick elsey Yesterday, 9:39 PM Go to last post
    Frank Martin

    Bevel up or bevel down? Hope Rob Lee chimes in

    Thread Starter: Frank Martin

    Like many other people, I am very excited about the new line of customizable bevel down planes from Veritas. I am far from being a neander, but have nearly all of the bevel up planes as well as a few specialized planes from Veritas. I use them where power tools are not the best. For example,...

    Last Post By: Gary Muto Yesterday, 8:52 PM Go to last post
    Ron Kellison

    CE Jennings socket chisels

    Thread Starter: Ron Kellison

    I have the opportunity to pick up an 8-piece set of CE Jennings socket chisels for $100. The handles are all in great shape, there are no nicks in the edges and no rust. They are presently packed in a roll which may have kept them from getting banged up over the years. I've never run into...

    Last Post By: Warren Mickley Yesterday, 9:10 PM Go to last post
    mreza Salav

    Building an entry door (work in progress...)

    Thread Starter: mreza Salav

    Well, I have started building an entry door for a house that is to be built as well. I have plenty of time before it is to be installed. It is out of Honduras Mahogany. The door will be 8' tall and 42" wide but with two side lites and posts the whole unit will be approximately 86". I say...

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