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    Leigh Betsch

    A Great Woodie Build Off

    Thread Starter: Leigh Betsch

    What do you say to a Wooden plane build challenge? Anyone interested builds a plane. Any size, shape, construction, type, anything goes. No voting, no winning or loosing, only rule is you gotta make the base out of wood, and it's gotta be done in 3 months. Any interest? Maybe get some plane...

    Last Post By: Tony Shea Today, 12:07 PM Go to last post
    randall rosenthal

    "old money"

    Thread Starter: randall rosenthal

    i started this piece on january 15th. i have diligently recorded the process. i hope you enjoy watching this come together. i'll post a few photos over time. it starts with me gluing three pieces of white pine to make one solid block........

    Last Post By: Allan Speers Yesterday, 10:02 PM Go to last post
    Matt McCoy

    Glowforge 3D Laser Printer

    Thread Starter: Matt McCoy

    Here's a New York Times article about the new laser Dan Shapiro and Glowforge are developing in Seattle. They call it a 3D laser printer and plan to sell it for $2,000 with friendly, but powerful, cloud-based software. "To cut costs, Glowforge has found ways to substitute sophisticated ...

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    Leigh Betsch

    Show us your Bench

    Thread Starter: Leigh Betsch

    How about a "Show us your Bench" thread? Say two pics max, best features, construction materials, maybe list the accessories, vices etc. but limit each bench to one post, to keep people from hijacking the thread and make it easy to see a lot of benches. I know that there is a workbench section in...

    Last Post By: Prashun Patel Today, 10:15 AM Go to last post
    Dan Hintz

    DIY air filtration unit for <$200

    Thread Starter: Dan Hintz

    As payback to the lasering community, I'm sharing my "plans" (such as they are) for everyone to copy. Well, not so much "plans" as pictures of the completed unit, but it should be obvious how to recreate something similar. Due to poor planning on my part and a lack of any real sleep, I made one...

    Last Post By: Glenn Chua Today, 12:18 PM Go to last post
    Mike Heidrick

    Pole Barn 40X64X16

    Thread Starter: Mike Heidrick

    Signed a contract yesterday with S&L Builders out of Indiana for a 40X64X16 Pole Barn with a 10X24 porch. Build date August 18, 2014. Plan to install Pex for raidant floor heat. Concrete slab 5" thick. Also doing 1.5" closed cell foam under the pad. Built on Laminated posts in ground. Will...

    Last Post By: Ian Moone Today, 1:52 AM Go to last post
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