Posts by Bruce Porter

Cool Beginner Tool

If you are thinking about making some shelves, this tool can save time and it does a great job.  Look into the Kreg Jig K4 Pocket Hole System. What a timesaver and it performs beautifully.  For all those butt joints this could be your answer. I made some nice end tables.  Look at the pics. It…

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Basic Tools

Basic tool kit for a beginning woodworker Since this is a basic tool package no heavy-duty machinery is included below. You can purchase these, as you need them. Hopefully soon. First, purchase a nice, basic toolbox. This provides a proper place to keep everything stored and it’s easy to take to the project. You will…

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Easy Pallet Projects

Wood pallets are a great source of rustic looking lumber.  They cost anywhere from $0 -$20 ea.  Keep an eye out when you are driving around through shopping ares and home improvement stores.  It doesn’t hurt to stop and ask when you see some.  Most places are planning to get rid of them anyway.  You…

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