Monthly Archives: November 2010
All clamped up with no where to go… I decided to go with walnut plugs instead of ebony to complement the lighter ash. 16 square plugs, each hand cut, pillowed, and polished. I really need an intern.
Added a very unexciting bottom and drilled and chiseled 16 square peg holes. The holes are defined using a 3/8″ chisel off a mortising machine, drilled out with an undersized bit at the drill press, and pounded out with the … Continue reading
This evening, I started work on a simple tray with proud finger joints. I’m not sure where the project is going; I mostly wanted to give proud finger joints a try. So far so good. All the joints are hand-cut … Continue reading
I got this pirate sword up in Salem many, many moons ago and never really knew what to do with it. I thought it would look cool hanging on a wall somehow, but I never really had a solid plan … Continue reading