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Woodworking Tips and Tricks: 5 Hacks for Clamps
When gluing up 90 degree corners, or whole picture frames, using a "Tie-Down" that is long enough to wrap around the whole frame can work wonders. Using some 90 degree angle pieces, wrap the tie-down around the whole frame *be sure to take a moment to align the corners before you tighten up* and you will end up with a well-clamped frame that just needs to wait for the glue to dry. #woodworking #wood #woodworkingphotos
My family gave me a benchtop drill press for a present. And even though I really wanted a bigger one, I decided it would be more considerate to make the smaller drill press act bigger than to return the gift. To make that happen, I mounted my drill press to a portable stand that I made out of 3⁄4" plywood. The movable shelf actually works better and faster than cranking the table up and down on a stationary press. And, because I mounted casters and handles to the stand, it’s more portable ...