1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

Any woodworkers?

Discussion in 'Garage / Workshop' started by Forster46, Mar 31, 2013.

  1. Jun 30, 2014 at 6:56 PM
    #261
    joshua721

    joshua721 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 27, 2012
    Member:
    #71555
    Messages:
    423
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    05 dblcab 4x4
    6 inch fabtech stage 2, alcan springs
    Damp is the key to the entire comment
     
  2. Jun 30, 2014 at 6:58 PM
    #262
    OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

    Joined:
    Dec 15, 2009
    Member:
    #27584
    Messages:
    22,009
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Peter North
    British Columbia
    Vehicle:
    Mag Grey 09 Trd Sport DCLB 4x4
    OME 885x , OME shocks and Dakars , Wheelers SuperBumps front and rear , 275/70/17 Hankook ATm , OEM bed mat , Weathertech digifit floor liners , Weathertech in-channel vents , headache rack , Leer 100RCC commercial canopy , TRD bedside decals removed , Devil Horns by Andres , HomerTaco Satoshi

    I don't care anymore , but damp pine or spruce will rot faster than damp cedar

    It's a fact
     
  3. Jul 6, 2014 at 8:30 PM
    #263
    wileyC

    wileyC Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 22, 2011
    Member:
    #65685
    Messages:
    2,924
    Gender:
    Male
    Centerville, OH
    Vehicle:
    2012 PreRunner Double Cab TRD Sport
    ...made a floor stand for my computer tower...

    the cutout near the rear is to access the pull-out filter for the PSU intake fan...

    ...construction:
    - pine frame,
    - moulding is both pine and poplar
    - panel is laminated pine (center) and poplar (edges)... also note the design allows for seasonal expansion (width-wise) of the panel. the edges of the panel float between the angled bracing of the frame and the stop moulding on top, and is only screwed to small cleats from underneath along its centerline...

    ...other than that, probably spent way too much time/effort is making a rather unimportant piece.. :D

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
  4. Sep 2, 2014 at 1:10 PM
    #264
    Tacokid11

    Tacokid11 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2012
    Member:
    #93428
    Messages:
    129
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tyler
    Western Mass
    Vehicle:
    03 Tacoma
    coilovers, 3" springs and 2" shackles, Detroit locker, trail-gear armor all around, smittybilt xrc8 winch, rock lights
    [​IMG]
    Made my girlfriend a night stand with magic hat caps inlaid on the top...good project to get back into wood working
     
  5. Sep 2, 2014 at 2:26 PM
    #265
    evanmb31

    evanmb31 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Member:
    #70729
    Messages:
    7,269
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    evan
    connecticut
    Vehicle:
    09 trd off road
    Satoshi'd grill. blacked out badges. aftermarket sound system. De-chromed and color matched. OME 885s + Dakars with 3rd leaf removed. LR UCAs. Scs stealth 6 with 285 duratracs. BAMF sliders
    Nicely done tyler!
     
  6. Sep 2, 2014 at 2:45 PM
    #266
    G8keepr

    G8keepr Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 20, 2014
    Member:
    #128087
    Messages:
    363
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Rich
    North central mass
    Vehicle:
    2014 TRD OR
    Looks like a nice stand. Why are the caps facing that direction though?
     
  7. Sep 2, 2014 at 4:46 PM
    #267
    Tacokid11

    Tacokid11 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2012
    Member:
    #93428
    Messages:
    129
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tyler
    Western Mass
    Vehicle:
    03 Tacoma
    coilovers, 3" springs and 2" shackles, Detroit locker, trail-gear armor all around, smittybilt xrc8 winch, rock lights
    On magic hat caps they have sayings on the underside, she's always collected them.
     
  8. Sep 2, 2014 at 5:09 PM
    #268
    jknc

    jknc Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2014
    Member:
    #132939
    Messages:
    139
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Josh
    Dallas Texas
    Vehicle:
    2012 Texas Edition PreRunner SR5
    Stock
    [​IMG]
    Deck at my wife's grandparents house.
    [​IMG]
    My little one chipping in at the shop.
     
  9. Sep 2, 2014 at 6:37 PM
    #269
    wileyC

    wileyC Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 22, 2011
    Member:
    #65685
    Messages:
    2,924
    Gender:
    Male
    Centerville, OH
    Vehicle:
    2012 PreRunner Double Cab TRD Sport
    nice table tyler!
     
  10. Sep 3, 2014 at 12:24 PM
    #270
    Tacokid11

    Tacokid11 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2012
    Member:
    #93428
    Messages:
    129
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tyler
    Western Mass
    Vehicle:
    03 Tacoma
    coilovers, 3" springs and 2" shackles, Detroit locker, trail-gear armor all around, smittybilt xrc8 winch, rock lights
    Thanks I appreciate it, rushed the bottom shelf to get it done, so I'll have to redo it at some point, but she doesn't notice
     
  11. Sep 3, 2014 at 3:42 PM
    #271
    G8keepr

    G8keepr Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 20, 2014
    Member:
    #128087
    Messages:
    363
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Rich
    North central mass
    Vehicle:
    2014 TRD OR
    Cool! Thanks for the info. I don't drink beer so I've no clue.
     
  12. Sep 3, 2014 at 8:20 PM
    #272
    CW1027

    CW1027 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2014
    Member:
    #136599
    Messages:
    96
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Clayton
    Georgia
    Vehicle:
    2013 Prerunner Texas Edition
    New to this forum, but not new to woodworking. My dad opened his shop the same year I was born. I worked there anytime I could K-12. When I could drive I would even skip school or go home "sick" just to go to work and make money. I worked there through college and just graduated with my associates and am now a full-time employee. I love woodworking and I usually learn something new every day.
     
  13. Sep 6, 2014 at 12:51 PM
    #273
    jknc

    jknc Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2014
    Member:
    #132939
    Messages:
    139
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Josh
    Dallas Texas
    Vehicle:
    2012 Texas Edition PreRunner SR5
    Stock
    I'm working on a custom built pedal board for a fellow musician I'm going to wrap it with some exterior grade carpeting for durability. I've never wrapped any of my work before, anyone have any tips/tricks?

    I usually use oak, so I just stain things, but he wanted this wrapped from the beginning so it's got a lot of particle board.
     
    Last edited: Sep 6, 2014
  14. Sep 6, 2014 at 1:01 PM
    #274
    evanmb31

    evanmb31 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Member:
    #70729
    Messages:
    7,269
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    evan
    connecticut
    Vehicle:
    09 trd off road
    Satoshi'd grill. blacked out badges. aftermarket sound system. De-chromed and color matched. OME 885s + Dakars with 3rd leaf removed. LR UCAs. Scs stealth 6 with 285 duratracs. BAMF sliders


    I have wrapped sub boxes with carpet before and it is really easy, comes out very nice but that isnt heavy duty. If you go with something like that youtube some videos and you will learn the tricks, how to hide seems and wrap corners.

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Sep 6, 2014
  15. Sep 6, 2014 at 1:08 PM
    #275
    jknc

    jknc Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2014
    Member:
    #132939
    Messages:
    139
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Josh
    Dallas Texas
    Vehicle:
    2012 Texas Edition PreRunner SR5
    Stock
    [​IMG]

    It's a bottom with a lid. I'll check out YouTube.

    Originally he wanted leather/pleather wrap, but I figured the carpet would hold up better. It's a little heavier than the typical carpet I see used on sub boxes.
     
  16. Sep 6, 2014 at 7:06 PM
    #276
    jknc

    jknc Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2014
    Member:
    #132939
    Messages:
    139
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Josh
    Dallas Texas
    Vehicle:
    2012 Texas Edition PreRunner SR5
    Stock
    [​IMG]

    Finished!
     
  17. Sep 9, 2014 at 11:39 AM
    #277
    joshua721

    joshua721 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 27, 2012
    Member:
    #71555
    Messages:
    423
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    05 dblcab 4x4
    6 inch fabtech stage 2, alcan springs
  18. Sep 9, 2014 at 6:52 PM
    #278
    wileyC

    wileyC Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 22, 2011
    Member:
    #65685
    Messages:
    2,924
    Gender:
    Male
    Centerville, OH
    Vehicle:
    2012 PreRunner Double Cab TRD Sport
    wow, you've been working hard!... curious why so many, ...are those going to be gifts?.. Christmas perhaps?...
     
  19. Sep 9, 2014 at 7:20 PM
    #279
    joshua721

    joshua721 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 27, 2012
    Member:
    #71555
    Messages:
    423
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    05 dblcab 4x4
    6 inch fabtech stage 2, alcan springs
    6 all together 4 will be for sale. Timewise they go pretty quick longest spent on any of them is the first glue up and belt sanding them.
     
  20. Sep 9, 2014 at 7:41 PM
    #280
    wileyC

    wileyC Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 22, 2011
    Member:
    #65685
    Messages:
    2,924
    Gender:
    Male
    Centerville, OH
    Vehicle:
    2012 PreRunner Double Cab TRD Sport
    I made a clamp rack to hold my clamps (previously lying around taking up space in corners, floor,..)

    I wanted it to be strong, ...joinery is pegged stub tenons, and the center board/rail is half-lap dovetail and a pegged stub tenon (each side) to the side pieces...
    [​IMG]

    I peg the tenons w/ some contrasting oak dowels...
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]

    placement...
    [​IMG]

    Happy clamps! :D
    [​IMG]
     
To Top