Brown and Sharpe Universal Miller In 1862 Joseph Brown, later of Browne & Sharpe, began development of the fist “Universal Milling Machine”. “In order to insure firmness in the said carriage it is mounted upon a heavy knee”
In 1818 Eli Whitney built his first milling machine which precisely shaped metal parts. “His efficient methods, especially the use of interchangeable parts, revolutionized the small-arms industry, and gradually these production methods were applied to most types of manufacturing.”
I found a useful hardness chart for various types of wood with colors associated for each type
How To Remove A Dent From Wood Not a cool tool but a cool use of some ordinary tools… is creative inspiration for us. Get more photo about diy home decor related with by looking at photos gallery at the bottom of this page.
Right Angle Braces - Wood Mag Tip of the Day For each pair, start with a square of Baltic-birch plywood and cut it in half diagonally. Then cut notches for the clamps, above. You can vary sizes to suit larger or smaller projects. The braces help
5 projects for a better shop: adjustable sawhorses, a super-handy tool rack, a workbench with storage space, a miter saw stand and a silencer for your shop vacuum. They're all low cost, can be built in a day and are essential for the small shop.