Rag 'n' Bone Brown is an online video channel documenting woodworking, restoration, DIY and upcycling projects using mainly salvaged wood and reclaimed materials by Keith Brown, Maker Of Things. Videos range from build projects like furniture builds and restorations, workshop projects, home & garden & pet projects to vlogs, tool reviews and influencer interviews. Based in Norwich in the UK, the channel began in 2015 on YouTube.

Making A Dinosaur Baby Play Gym Toy

In this video I make a dinosaur baby play gym toy as a Christmas present for my niece Tabitha.

Featuring a Tyrannosaurus Rex, a Stegosaurus and a Diplodocus made of beech wood.  This was quite a time consuming woodworking project, but seeing Tabitha play with it on Christmas Day made it all wortwhile!

Table Saw Set Up - 3 simple steps for accurate cuts. Demonstrated on DeWalt DW745

In this video I explain how to set up a table saw for accurate cuts in just three simple steps.  My table saw is the DeWalt DW745 but you can apply the same principles to any table saw.  I show you various methods for how to align the blade to the mitre slots correctly, set the blade angle, and check and set your fence alignment for perfect measurements every time to achieve maximum accuracy.

Necklace Stand With Brass Accents - Making A Christmas Gift

In this video I make a necklace stand as a Christmas gift using salvaged wood and some brass dowels

First I went looking for materials to use - and I found some snooker cue offcuts from a previous project and some dowel.

Parker Knoll Armchair - Restoration & Reupholstery

Dressmakers Fabric Scissors and Thread Snip Set: https://amzn.to/351Cx7U (UK) https://amzn.to/38qb7Lg (US)

100k Subscriber Special - Incl. Tool Giveaway (HiKOKI, Evolution, Clarke, JCB)

Thank you for 100k subscribers!

Giveaway links:

HiKOKI Website: https://www.hikoki-powertools.co.uk/
Evolution Tools: https://www.evolutionpowertools.com/uk/
Machine Mart: https://www.machinemart.co.uk/
JCB Tools: https://www.jcb-tools.co.uk/

Making A Bird House Box

In this video I make a simple bird house box for my garden, and later in the video you'll see that a blue tit has already visited - hopefully they will nest in the boxes soon!

Free build plans: http://bit.ly/birdhouseboxplans

Removing A Window & Replacing With Alcove Oak Shelving

In this video I remove a window, and make an oak shelving unit to fit inside the window opening alcove.

My New Workshop Dust Extraction System

In this video I install my new dust extraction system.

This video covers the extractor machines themselves, the ducting, how I connected all my tools, and installing a pillar to the centre of the workshop from which to run services.

Part 1 - Blast Gates video : https://youtu.be/uAFoXQsx2ZQ
Part 2 - Dust Cyclone Separator video : https://youtu.be/ao2NztU51Ww

Making DIY Blast Gates For Dust Extraction

In this video I make some DIY blast gates for my new dust extraction system.

Part 2 - Dust Cyclone Separator: https://youtu.be/ao2NztU51Ww
Part 3 - Dust Extraction System: COMING SOON

Bosch Holesaw bit: https://amzn.to/2NoWnn6

Making A Cat Sofa (or Small Dog Sofa!)

In this video I design and build a mid century modern style cat sofa, although it could be used by small dogs or perhaps other pets (ferrets maybe?).  These make for a great cat bed or dog bed for your furry friends!
Cat sofa
In this video I'm going to be making a sofa for a cat or small dog.
I had lots of offcuts of 18mm plywood left over from my recent mitre station build and this would be a great project to make use of those.