Matt’s Weekly Shop Update – June 21, 2016

The week was spent working on the trailer improvements, making the last pieces of casing, and finishing up some cutting boards.

Viewer Projects

Walnut Desk by Bob

picture number 4 is what was used for the leg panels, both are beautiful walnut crotch, the desk is made of walnut and wild cherry, the top part of the desk is made with spalted oak, the front part that looks like drawers is made with birdseye redwood, and there is also three lights under the desk that are powered with a dimmer switch.

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Walnut and Steel Stool by Bill

Traditional Farmhouse Dining Table by Chris

I recently finished my first large woodworking build, a (more traditional looking) farmhouse dining room table with Alder and Walnut. It’s right at 100″ long and about 40″ wide. I finished it with a coat of BLO, thin barrier coat of Shellac, and then 4 coats of General Finishes Enduro-Var. I’ve got a reddit post here and a larger build gallery here.

Instagram at @BeachumWoodWorks


Chimney Cupboard by Joel

Wood: Brazilian Cedar (Cedro Rosa) finished only with tung oil.

Chair Kits

Chair Kit Style 6 Assembly Instructions

Order Chair Kits here: What You’ll Need Sander with 120, 180, and 220 grit Sandpaper Router 5/16″ or greater roundover bit (for the front of

Post Frame Barn Build

So Many Purlins

Welcome back to the build!  Last time we got all the trusses flown in, and this time, I’m going to go to purlin purgatory. I’m

Post Frame Barn Build

Setting the Trusses

Welcome back to the build!  Yesterday we got those two trusses up there, and today we’re to continue on with making a building. We have

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