• Plywood Desks

    I haven't posted on this because I'm lazy - I mean, because its a multipart build and it seemed to make m ...

    I haven't posted on this because I'm lazy - I mean, because its a multipart build and it seemed to make more sense to post about it all at once. The two desks used two sheets of 24mm birch ply, and sh ...

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  • Frankencart Lives! (Small Parts Storage)

    Frankencart lives! Mix MDF, Plywood and Melamine, and the undead cart rises to store all your small parts ...

    Frankencart lives! Mix MDF, Plywood and Melamine, and the undead cart rises to store all your small parts.   Okay plans might have been a bit of a stretch - here's the Fusion360 file. Free for al ...

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  • Blast Gates That Don’t Suck (Including Plans)

    There is a dimensional drawing - its a bit rich to call it plans, but hey, its free! Commercially availab ...

    There is a dimensional drawing - its a bit rich to call it plans, but hey, its free! Commercially available blast gates suck. They leak air, they're a poor fit if you use PVC for your ducting, they ja ...

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  • Gum Leaf Triptych

    Apparently I make art now! A few years ago we were given this slab of huon pine, which was lovely. Origin ...

    Apparently I make art now! A few years ago we were given this slab of huon pine, which was lovely. Original slab size - awkward at best, too small for a coffee table. Measured in about 300 x 700 of 'u ...

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  • Headphone Stand

    Despite my on going migraines/headaches, I love music. I have a pair of Beyerdynamic DT-250's, which are ...

    Despite my on going migraines/headaches, I love music. I have a pair of Beyerdynamic DT-250's, which are lovely closed headphones. I need somewhere to hang them at my desk that is not in the way, and ...

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  • Rolling Clamp Rack (New Yankee Workshop)

    I've been neglecting my website somewhat lately, so hopefully this will mark the return to form. I'm not ...

    I've been neglecting my website somewhat lately, so hopefully this will mark the return to form. I'm not sure if I've talked about it in the past, but for many years I've used a rolling clamp cart mad ...

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  • Fold Up Fabric Cutting Platform

    My wife wanted a platform to make it easier for her to cut fabric on. If we had the space inside/upstairs ...

    My wife wanted a platform to make it easier for her to cut fabric on. If we had the space inside/upstairs, I'd basically just give her a sheet of plywood and call it a day. Unfortunately thats a littl ...

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  • TWK Split Top Roubo Workbench: Tail Vice

    Its finally time to put some work holding power into the workbench with this Australian made, brass and a ...

    Its finally time to put some work holding power into the workbench with this Australian made, brass and aluminium HNT Gordon Tail Vice. Depending on the exact type of vice or even regional language va ...

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  • TWK Split Top Roubo Workbench: Flattening the bench

    There are really two methods to flatten a workbench - the power tool method, or the hand tool method. I'm ...

    There are really two methods to flatten a workbench - the power tool method, or the hand tool method. I'm not the greatest handtool user and this is a pretty hard hardwood bench, so  for me the choice ...

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  • Waterstone kit/What I’m sharpening with

    A quick look at the waterstone/sharpening kit I've switched to.  This time last year (or close enough - t ...

    A quick look at the waterstone/sharpening kit I've switched to.  This time last year (or close enough - that was a coincidence!) I published a video on How I Sharpen, which at the time was diamond sto ...

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