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Making an axe handle is an old skill from long before you could purchase a pre-finished handle from the hardware store. Back then, the axe head was handmade and so was the handle. Today axe is just…

Making an axe handle is an old skill from long before you could purchase a pre-finished handle from the hardware store. Back then, the axe head was handmade and so was the handle. Today axe is just…

Beautifully carved axe handle I'M INCLUDING THIS POST BECAUSE I REALLY APPRECIATE ART EXPRESSED IN WOOD.AND THIS PIECE IS VERY GOOD !

Beautifully carved axe handle I'M INCLUDING THIS POST BECAUSE I REALLY APPRECIATE ART EXPRESSED IN WOOD.AND THIS PIECE IS VERY GOOD !

Benchcraft Tail Vise.  An attractive way to incorporate a less obtrusive bench-mounted vise into a workbench.

Benchcraft Tail Vise. An attractive way to incorporate a less obtrusive bench-mounted vise into a workbench.

Bench dogs are a work bench accessory used to clamp work down to the table, or used as a stop when planing or sanding a piece. They can also be used as standoffs to keep work elevated off your workbench. Bench dogs fit snugly into openings drilled into the workbench and can be square or round.I made the ultimate workbench recently and included openings for bench dogs, so this was the perfect accessory for my new workbench. While you can easily buy bench dogs, making your own is super easy…

Bench dogs are a work bench accessory used to clamp work down to the table, or used as a stop when planing or sanding a piece. They can also be used as standoffs to keep work elevated off your workbench. Bench dogs fit snugly into openings drilled into the workbench and can be square or round.I made the ultimate workbench recently and included openings for bench dogs, so this was the perfect accessory for my new workbench. While you can easily buy bench dogs, making your own is super easy…

9" Press Screw. For making up veneer-press frames, case clamps or gluing jigs, this heavy-duty press screw is a sturdy, versatile jig.  The 1-3/8" x 1-5/8" swivel head is removable for easy installation or change-over. The threaded nut drives into a 1" round hole and may be further secured with screws. The screw diameter is 11/16".    Baked black enamel finish on malleable iron castings. $18.90					(6+). $21.00 (1+). Reference for possible Moxon Vice project

9" Press Screw. For making up veneer-press frames, case clamps or gluing jigs, this heavy-duty press screw is a sturdy, versatile jig. The 1-3/8" x 1-5/8" swivel head is removable for easy installation or change-over. The threaded nut drives into a 1" round hole and may be further secured with screws. The screw diameter is 11/16". Baked black enamel finish on malleable iron castings. $18.90 (6+). $21.00 (1+). Reference for possible Moxon Vice project

-mini-workbench, A Saw Stool on Steriods, by Greg Miller -looks like a fun build. and easily portable compared to a regular size workbench.

-mini-workbench, A Saw Stool on Steriods, by Greg Miller -looks like a fun build. and easily portable compared to a regular size workbench.