Making A Sander Cabinet

In this video I make a simple wall mounted cabinet to hold my sander, sanding discs and wet and dry paper.

Making A Side Table With A Drawer / Bedside Table

In this video I make a retro / vintage style side table with a drawer... Or it could be a bedside table... I haven't really decided..  Made using reclaimed materials / street finds.  This is a rare painted project (because the wood I used had some stains) and I show you how I achieved a really nice and smooth painted finish.

Vlog 4 - Work In Progress / Recommended Viewing / Tool Talk (Mirka, Hitachi, Evolution, FFX)

Vlog number 4.  In this video I talk about work in progress, new business cards and brand related stuff, some YouTube channels that I recommend, and lots and lots of new tools since the last vlog.
 
Video timings:  
Work In Progress - 0:46
Recommended Viewing - 4:53
Tool Talk - 7:17
 
Blow Torch and Gas: http://amzn.to/2F7Qvaw (Amazon UK) 
 

How To Sharpen A Card Scraper / Cabinet Scraper To Get Wood Shavings

In this video I show you how I sharpen and draw and turn a hooked burr on the card / cabinet scraper to get wispy wood shavings, using only inexpensive tools.
 
Cheap Card Scraper (Irwin Marples) https://amzn.to/2Hus4tO (Amazon UK) 
Bahco Card Scraper https://amzn.to/2Fh4j2B (Amazon UK) or https://amzn.to/2FedQYh (Amazon UK) https://amzn.to/2qZstcY (Amazon US)

Re-finishing A Mid Century Dining Table - Restoration

Recently I saw a dining table for sale on facebook ads, it was listed for just £10 and I like this style of furniture, so thought it'd make a good restoration project so I picked it up.
It's a small table to seat around 4 or maybe 6 at a squeeze, and it's a folding table so you can fold it up and put it to one side and it takes up very little space as you can see.
It had a few problems with the finish, some deep scratches, chipped veneer, the finish was dry and flakey an there were a few moisture stains.  The top appearst to be a teak veneer laminated to MDF.

Hitachi NT1850 18g Finishing/Brad Nailer 18v cordless - First Impressions Review

In this video I review the Hitachi NT1850 cordless 18g brad / finishing nailer which runs on the Hitach 18v batteries.
 
Hitachi NT1850 Amazon UK: https://amzn.to/2GXHw1x
Hitachi NT1850 Amazon US: https://amzn.to/2qySUWv
 
In this video I'm going to talk about my first impressions of the Hitachi NT1850 18v cordless 18g brad nailer or finish nailer.  I've had the tool for around 2 months and I've used it quite a lot since then.  

Making A Wooden Draining Board Using Beech

Recently one of my friends tagged me in a post on Twitter because someone had tweeted about needing a replacement wooden draining board for a sink, it's an item that is no longer available for sale, and her old draining board was a little worse for wear.  So I got in touch and gave her a quote for making one and also some more information an suggestions and options about what would might be best to use as some woods are more resistant to absorbing moisture.  The client was happy with the quote and sent me the exact dimensions for the board she wanted, including the spacings inbetween the

Q&A 2018 (Part 2 of 2)

Thanks to those who asked questions!

Q&A 2018 (Part 1 of 2)

Your Q&A questions answered - part 1 of 2 Thanks to those who asked questions!

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Making A Mid Century Modern Vinyl Storage Unit (part 2 of 2)

In part 1 I did all the cutting and assembly for the main carcass of the unit and in this video I need to build the leg assembly, add the back panel, apply finish and then deliver the unit at my brother's house

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