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Fold-Down Cutting Rack

There was no room in my basement shop to cut full sheets of plywood. I always had to have the home center guy cut it down to size with his panel saw. What a hassle. I wanted my own panel saw, but I knew there was simply no room in my shop or budget. Then I came up with the solution: a lightweight, fold-down …

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Sandpaper cutter - The sheet cutter makes it almost fun to size sandpaper. A hacksaw blade is screwed to a piece of plywood with enough slack to permit the sheet to easily fit under. A piece of thin plywood is glued to the blade to make it easy to press the blade firmly onto the back of the paper prior to tearing it. A slat is placed in one of the table-sawn kerfs that provide the right width. The most common are 1/3 sheets made by cutting across the narrow width of one sheet.

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DIY large scale plywood word art

One of the many DIYs in our master bedroom - and probably one of my favorites - is the word art over the bed. I wanted to use my own handwriting to make it even more personal to us, but you could just skip the first couple of steps and use a font and then the whole project can probably be made using Word or a similar software. Here is how I turned my handwriting into something that I could print and cut out on a large scale. I wrote out my word a couple of times on a scratch pad. You can ...

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You don't have to settle for rough, splintered edges when cutting plywood. Nor do you have to wrestle large, awkward pieces while placing your back at risk. Just use these simple tricks to get great results.

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Large 14in Laser Cut Wood Feather | Wood Art / Sign

MADE TO ORDER /// Allow One Week Simple but beautiful, this feather will look great on any wall or laid flat on a shelf or table. If you love crafts try dipping it in gold or painting it white! Please note since this is real wood the texture of each plate may vary slightly. Material: 1/8in birch plywood Size: 14 x 3.70 Finish: protective oil or unfinished (choose on purchase) Interested in getting it engraved? Send me a message! NOTE: Adhesive for wall not included. Its light weight…

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Sawing Rack

Sawing Rack My shop is simply too small to cut full-size sheets of plywood on the tablesaw.After many a bitter battle using a circular saw to cut floppy sheet stock perched on sawhorses, I developed this handy rack for cutting those full-size sheets down to size.One side is designed for crosscutting while the other is used for ripping. The rack makes a sturdy platform for supporting the plywood while rough …

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Fold-Down Cutting Rack

There was no room in my basement shop to cut full sheets of plywood. I always had to have the home center guy cut it down to size with his panel saw. What a hassle. I wanted my own panel saw, but I knew there was simply no room in my shop or budget. Then I came up with the solution: a lightweight, fold-down …

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