Category Archives: Misc-Life

Doweling Jig

Nice simple jig to make Doweling rod holes. https://www.paoson.com/en/blog/how-to-make-a-doweling-jig-n29

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Interesting build for a voltage detector

Using an inductor and a timer to filter signals. Interesting build overall. https://www.instructables.com/id/Contactless-Voltage-Detector/

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Shower curtain + pex pipe + LED strand and you have a light up moon

The shower curtain is of a moon. They other made a hula hoop with plex, stapled the LED strip and curtain to the pipe, and made a nice looking light up poster. I wonder if I can find an overwatch … Continue reading

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Making some custom handles for mult screwdrivers

I like this build, you could do it with leftover scraps of wood too (assuming you have a lathe). And..if you go to Harbor Freight, they have these screwdrivers ever so often for free with coupon. https://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Handmade-Screwdriver/

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CNC yourself a rocking stool

I have noticed more and more of these nice stool builds. Al l without the need for screws (you just need a big CNC). https://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Rocking-Stool/

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No screw, CNC Stool

Nice stool build. Simple to put together (if you can find a CNC to cut it out on). https://www.instructables.com/id/Twist-Stool/

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Simple angle grinder holder

I like this build, pretty simple and uses the bolt hole for the handle to hold it in. Why would you do this? Well if you are using the grinder to sharpen a saw for example. Or maybe a shovel. … Continue reading

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Now this is more my speed for a sanding table

Author takes a simple belt sander and makes a table to hold it. Also makes a good thickness planer. https://www.paoson.com/en/blog/belt-sander-table-n14

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Cheap workbench build

Not so sure about the $20 cost. The author is using either 3/4 or 1 inch plywood for the build. And not the cheap stuff. In NY this can run you around $30 and up easy. But still a nice … Continue reading

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Nice router sled which allows reuse of the same mount for the router table

I like this build. Thought the author uses much nicer wood than I would. https://www.instructables.com/id/Router-Rails/

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