Workbench TWO – Day 8

The objective for Day 8 was dog holes !  Planning, reviewing the BenchCrafted web site, finding materials, making the jig, testing the jig and finally cutting the dog holes in the top piece. Before actually cutting the dog holes,  I had to stop and figure out the placement of the alignment dominos I have been […]

Workbench TWO – Day 7

Two objectives for day 7.   Glue up 2nd leg sections and work on plan details for the fourth top section.  The forth and last top section has the dog holes and tail vise slot incorporated in it. So this has to be planned out. Quickly completed the leg section glue up.  I am really liking […]

Workbench TWO – Day 5

The goal for today is to complete the milling of all of the top boards.  Also, I wanted to fix some problems with the jointing process. First, fixing the problems.  I thought a lot about my milling processes and what could be causing the problems.  Two possible problems came to mind.  First it was hard […]