I am blessed with a family that is very generous. My wife encouraged me to pick out a tool or two as an early Father’s Day gift. Gotta love a woman like that! My son came along to help me pick stuff out. In fact, even the dog wanted to chip in! Fortunately, our local
Category Archives: Tools & Tips
Don’t let software cost keep you from sharing with the world – go Open Source!
A useful shop accessory to make working a pleasure, and your videos brilliant!
You know you need them. Every little jig or work-holding fixture you make seems to include some feature that needs a bolt and knob to lock it into place. Well, you can make a very functional knob from a small scrap of wood, in about two minutes. Only these tools are needed: A thread tap
If you are a typical DIY sort of home owner, building your own backyard deck is almost a rite of passage. Here is a quick and simple tip to speed that process along – buy a drywall screw gun. Drywall? Decks don’t have drywall! That’s right, but decks do take a TON of screws. A
Upon the completion of yet another journey around the sun, my wonderful wife and son treated me to a visit to a nearby (Relatively speaking, still a 1.5 hr drive) woodworking supply store that I recently discovered. If you happen to be on the West site of Memphis, TN, be sure to drop in and