Candle Cage Made with a CNC Plasma Cutter
A short video from Jimmy DiResta this week, who gets to try out a new toy: His Torchmate 4400 CNC plasma cutter.
Blower Impeller Design Experiments
Matthias Wandel uses his building skills and some science to compare three different blade styles for a blower impeller:
How to Build a Table Saw Sled for Cove Cuts
This is wicked: Izzy Swan shows you how to build a table saw sled specifically for doing cove cuts (in addition to building a regular one first).
Office 2: Repurposing a Custom Storage Unit
Frank Howarth is switching locations for his domestic office, and here he turns a wall-mounted storage unit into separate bookshelves:
Building Front Porch Steps
With a scheduled knee surgery, April Wilkerson’s dad was having trouble getting up and down the steps to his home. Here she rips out the too-steep stairs and creates a new set with deeper treads:
DIY Kitchen Organization: K-Cup Coffee Dispenser
Just as I was contemplating building a coffee-pod dispenser for my Nespresso machine, Steve Ramsey makes one for his Keurig. At the end he discovers a design flaw, which I am trying to figure out how to correct for:
Tool Vest Updates And Revisions
Years ago we posted about the Samurai Carpenter’s awesome DIY leather tool vest. Here he gives it a ton of functional updates and improvements:
Pool Cue Shadowbox Display | Tribute to Dad
David Picciuto recently lost his father, a skilled pool player, to cancer. Here he builds a beautiful tribute to him with a display case holding his sticks and the winning orbs of his games of choice, 8-ball and 9-ball: