No tool cabinet is complete without doors. The doors on this cabinet are shallow boxes. As a result, they effectively double the storage capacity of the cabinet. So, with the main cabinet complete, it was time to move on to the doors. The doors consist of a box and face. The box is dovetailed, while … Read moreA Hand Tool Cabinet: The Doors
This project marks a milestone for me. It is my first project that goes heavy on the joinery. The hand tool cabinet includes nearly 50 dovetails, through tenons, slip tenons, and rabbets. As a result, it is proving to be a valuable learning experience. While power tools speed the build process, hand tools prove indispensable. … Read moreA Hand Tool Cabinet: The Case
I’m currently building a Mike Pekovich inspired tool cabinet. Mike built his cabinet for a Find Woodworking video series. In the video series, Mike uses a custom ground blade to cut his dovetails on the table saw. The idea is brilliant. Tails are dead square, and you zip through them with lightning speed. Additionally, the … Read moreDovetails on the Table Saw?
I built my first pair of winding sticks a couple of years ago. Back then, I worked primarily with hand tools. Today, I prefer power tools. However, I still need a good pair of winding sticks. Recently, I discovered just how poor my first pair were. That sent me on a path to build better … Read moreBetter Winding Sticks