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Pecky cypress is available from several sources, such as: Bruner Lumber Company and Cypress Wood & Lumber.
Loc-Line 2 1/2" vacuum products are available from Lee Valley and ModularHose.com.
The unique design of this shelf allows you to customize the look of the shelves and dividers to suit your display needs. The key is accurately sized parts and dead-on shelf pin holes.
Making your own hand tools is a practical way to learn a little metalworking. The end result is a useful tool for yourself and something you can hand down to the next generation.
Many of the parts for the brass compass are also available at most hardware stores.
Many bookcases aren’t all that difficult to build. The curved sides and boat-inspired details of this one will provide a challenge. The end result is a great-looking storage and display solution.
The interior, gunwales, breasthook, and stern thwart were brushed with two coats of amber shellac. The exterior was painted with Benjamin Moore’s Green Meadows (Eggshell Finish) and wiped slightly with a paint pad while wet to expose some of the wood grain. Two coats of lacquer were applied for the final finish.
Building a table is the best way to expand the versatility of your router. This router table adds even more options since you can use it vertically or horizontally to suit the task at hand.
The case of the router table was painted with Benjamin Moore’s Calm Cream (Eggshell Finish).
A porch without a rocker always seems wanting. So if you’re in the market for a rocker, check out our latest version where classic design meets comfortable seating for two.
To provide protection for outdoor use, the rocker was finished with two coats of transparent cedar Penofin Ultra Premium penetrating oil finish. Apply a new coat every year or two.