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Cyclone Dust Separator with Thien Baffle – Full Build

The video below shows the full build of Cyclone Dust Separator with Thien Baffle. Near 100% efficient. This is the number 1 item in my workshop, and I have been using it for over 2 years. The Ridgid Shop Vac in the video can be bought here If you like this video, or any other Irish Chippy videos, please subscribe.

Make a Mahogany Chopping Board with Molave Inlay

This is how I made this mahogany chopping board with a tugas (molave) inlay using a Whiteside inlay guide. Molave (Vitex parviflora Juss.) is called tugas or molawin here in The Philippines. There are two types of this tree, tugas babae and tugas lanhan. Babae means woman, and lanhan means oily.  Buy the Inlay kit here and buy the Makita guide adapter here Click...

Japanese Hammers – The Daruma – Make your own

In the video below I show how I made a medium sized Daruma Hammer for $5. The word Daruma comes from the Buddhist monk 'Bodhidharma'. The Japanese Daruma doll is also thought to have derived from Bodhidharma's chubby appearance. Sizes range from extra small 220g (30mm dia x 50mm x 300mm) to medium 470g (38mm dia x 63mm x 330mm) all the...

How to make Beautiful Hardwood Stair Treads

Today I show how to make these blackwood stair treads (steps) from rough air dried planks. They are finished at 1240mm wide X 325mm deep and a thickness of 47mm. This process of joining strips to to create stability can be called laminated or engineered

GluBot Glue Dispenser Review

Today I do a review of the Fastcap Glutton™ 16oz glue dispenser. The GluBot is designed by cabinetmakers and woodworkers. They are easy to fill, they don't drip, and they dispense glue in both horizontal and vertical position it will be the best glue bottle you will ever own. The GluBot is made out of polyethylene and is resistant...

Jointer Jig for your Table Saw

In the video below I will show you how to make this simple jig for your table saw. The jig is used to flatten and square one side of a piece of wood. If you like the video, please subscribe.


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