Nine years. That's how much time has passed since I purchased the dust collector from Harbor Freight. I started woodworking just a few months before and quickly realized I needed some way to control the dust my table saw was creating. After a few weeks of watching Marc Spagnuolo's and other YouTube Maker videos I … Continue reading Harbor Freight 2 HP Dust Collector Modification
Category: Shop Evolution
Making the shop more efficient.
Chisel Rack with Drawers Part 2
I made all the sides, fronts, backs, and bottoms from poplar. The fronts were joined by half blind dovetails and then I glued a book matched pair (side to side) of spalted fiddleback maple to the fronts since I had limited amounts and thicknesses. I started by resawing some poplar and cleaning it up with … Continue reading Chisel Rack with Drawers Part 2
Chisel Rack with Drawers Part 1
Great chisels deserve a nice rack.
Making More Space
With even the slightest amount of knowledge about case construction, one should be able to see a photo or two and make it themselves and save a few bucks.