Nobody Likes Tear-out

You know — those unsightly edges that make an otherwise nice piece of work look like something amateurish. Edges are everything. They are the appearance. Anyone can do a smooth surface. But fitting flush, perfect edges — that’s a little more work....

Kitchen Cabinet Door Conversion

We wanted to update the kitchen. At the same time we knew that we did NOT want the cheaply-built cabinets from the big-box home stores. They’re just not good quality cabinetry. And at the time my woodworking skills were still in their infancy. (I was surprised...

Calling a PHP routine from Javascript

First, you can’t do it, at least not directly. That’s because PHP code never makes it to the client and Javascript executed on the client rather than on the server. What is needed is a way to bridge the two. For that you can thank the AJAX principle – doing remote...
Outside Curve Cutting Jig for Your Bandsaw

Outside Curve Cutting Jig for Your Bandsaw

I’ve been working on this little hall table. It’s raison d’etre is simple: Your basic, nice hall table is made for a house with a nice entry way that has — space. One of the PBS woodworking shows presented a demilune project table. It’s...