First projects are for my girlfriend,
1) I made my girlfriend a cajon (box drum) that you sit on and beat on the front of it. I used simple ply wood for the construction. The lever on the side adjusts the distance the snare is from base thus changing the sound.
2. My girlfriend said...
Trying to find specific gravity of an exotic lumber I am working with was easy. But trying to locate one with similar was hard so I found this site and it showed me an article that listed an extensive list. Thought I would pass the website along. I have included the search page...
Is there any benefit in letting a walnut sit around and age? I know it can be a benefit for other "white" woods, but not sure with walnut.
I will seal ends, just not sure when to have my sawyer cut.
I'm having trouble with my bandsaw cutting my logs into bowl blanks. The logs are split and 8" - 10" thick. When I try to cut the logs into circles, the blade pulls to the right and starts to bind. The bottom of the blade gets twisted more than the top. I even built a circle cutting jig...