I’d like to build a lounge chair I saw in Switzerland however I am not sure what type of wood to use for the sides. It looks like a type of plywood but it seems like it’s made of all hardwood. It doesn’t look like a typical plywood that you would find in the United States. Does anyone have any...
Hi Everyone, I'm newer to the woodworking world, but not green. I teach entry level woodshop to high school students so I do know how to use woodworking tools safely and make basic projects. I have designed a table I'd like to build, and I know it will really push my skills. I have two areas...
This thread is about kitchen design concepts and ideas, NOT woodworking. If you are looking for something related to basic woodworking, stop here.
I freely admit that we paid a contractor to do the installation work. For that, I apologize for posting photos of work that I did not...
Greetings to all! My name is Alex, I want to show you my work. Working on wood is my hobby, so do not judge strictly, I am often not happy with the result of my work. Look at my gift to my sons. I did this work at the end of last year. What do you say?
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Hi everyone, thanks for having me on the forum! I think my story might stand out a bit as I've got both a wood working background and product design.
In college, in 2012, my design thesis was a collection of wood watches. I went this route because I wanted to craft an alternative to what I had...
Hello and welcome to this thread,
I am Currently designing a Grandfather clock based after a Orleans Grandfather clock. This project is my school graduation exam, so its a big deal for me.
Never having designed or seen a real grandfather clock ever I came across a lot of problems. My current...
Could someone please explain how this modular sectional sofa was made?
It looks pretty easy to make the frame but not sure.
My thoughts are:
Seat is a plywood box with webbing on the top of the box with alot of foam padding
Backrest and armrest is a narrower and higher box with alot of...
I'm working on the design of a side table and I've hit a wall. I'm having trouble finding a solution to installing the bottom shelf in this table. Image attached/posted below.
At first I thought I would just glue blocks to the stretchers below the shelf (with the grain running...
Ok, so. Is purchasing wood online a good or bad idea? There are tons of websites out there where I can buy some wood but I'm not sure if it's good quality or even a good idea. I was looking to buy some standard hardwoods like walnut, cherry, oak, etc but I was also looking to buy some wood on...
I am designing an occasional table that I would also like to use also as a bench.
I have the table design laid out, easy enough, but what I need help with is how to have the table top flip over and have a leather seat bench be on the other side.
I would to attach a back rest...
I am currently installing hard wood flooring and this is what am interested in doing
install my wood flooring
create a geometrical design(Something like this) with my router
Put resin in the track created by the router.
What do you guys think? any advice?
Hello, my name is Ben.
I am trying to find 3D design software to work with a cnc router. I make cabinets, furniture and closets. I currently use enroute, but I need something that does dovetail joints for drawers. Allows for measurements to easily be changed, for production purposes. This...
Hi, I'm designing a desk that I hope to build in the coming months, but I'm not sure what material would be best for longevity. I want this desk to be sturdy and last for many years without bowing.
This is my sketchup design for this desk:
Its 72" wide, 30" deep and 3/4" thick. It will sit...