Category Archives: Projects

Built-in Entertainment Centre

I built this simple entertainment centre in two separate parts.  I finished and installed the bottom last summer just before it started getting cold out, and early this summer, I finished the upper portion.  I didn’t take any progress pictures … Continue reading

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Folding Out Feed Table for my SawStop PCS

I recently snagged a rare deal in the Toronto used machinery market:  a used 3HP SawStop PCS with a mobile base.  It’s a great machine and it takes up less space than the Ridgid TS-3650 contractor saw it replaced.  Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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Quick Sugar Bowl

I had a glass sugar bowl that had a stainless steel spoon and lid.  Over time, the rim of the bowl got chipped and sharp so decided to get rid of the glass, but the lid and spoon looked like … Continue reading

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Router Wing Dust Collection

Most of the time, when I use my cast iron router wing and my router lift, I use it for work at the edge of a board, and the dust port on my fence works fine.  It always lets a … Continue reading

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Walnut Pedestal Desk

I finished building this desk last weekend.  This project dragged on for a very long time, in part because at times I found it quite difficult to remain motivated to work on it due to various family events and in … Continue reading

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Pallet Coasters

I saw this idea on Woodworking for Mere Mortals, so thanks Steve, these are great.  He posted a video on how he made his versions from real pallets.  Mine are made from maple off-cuts from making the doors on my … Continue reading

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Little Shop Cabinets

I originally started this project with the intention of building a single small cabinet for my router bits.  Having found some inspiration at Wood Magazine, I sat down with Sketchup and worked out a design. The Wood Magazine plan is … Continue reading

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Test Tube Holder

Another project I forgot to post in a timely manner.  I was asked to build this as a gift for a little girl I know, and I simply couldn’t resist the chance to try something different.  This is a super … Continue reading

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Two More Bowls

Here are two more bowls that I made some time back and forgot to post. The first is made from some leftover white ash that I used in the making of my workbench.  I splurged on some 12/4 white ash … Continue reading

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Spalted Maple Vase

I turned this vase in August, 2011 and forgot to post it here.  Better late than never I suppose.  Not a whole lot to say about it.  I scraped the insides out with a Stewart System hollowing brace that I … Continue reading

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