Working with fee plans can give an idea about how to design your woodworking project. They also will give you information about the material that you will need to use in your project.
There are a wide range of free woodworking plans that are readily available on the Internet. Once you get your free woodworking plans, you will gain valuable information from them that you can use for your home improvement purposes. On some websites you will find that amateur woodworkers share their experiences, tips and ideas that will make for a great woodworking experience.
Some free woodworking plans that are the most common used are bookcase plans, bed plans, shed plans, workbench plans and entertainment center plans.
Cherry Bookshelf plans. Consists of 13 pieces that are screwed and dadoed together. The shaping and joinery work is done with the use of drill press and a table saw. The bookshelf has pyramid top posts and slats . Cherry wood is normally used in there construction as it is lighter. You can use various other types of wood such as white oak. If you use white oak to build this bookcase you will require screws, screw hole plugs, slates and shelves.
Antiqued Table plan. Clear pine is used to make this antique looking beauty. The tools that you will need to make this table are trim saw or handsaw, bits and drill, spray bottles, wet rag and belt or orbital sander. Materials that are required to make this table include legs, apron, fastening strips and table top.
You will also require screws and washers and carpenter’s glue and you should also use at least 8 hanger bolts. This will depend on the size of table you want, you should select the dimensions first, the consider what you will need.
Circular Kitchen Table Plan. Solid black walnut wood should be used to make this kitchen table. The tabletop which has a radius of 2 feet and is a perfect circle. The circular top is set on a pedestal base which is constructed using laminated bridle joints.
The warmth of this wood will be enhanced as you add tung oil and then polyurethane for a protecting finish. The artistic design of this antique table you will find much more attractive than formal dining style.
Mahogany bed plan. This woodworking master piece is ideal for any bedroom design. The bed is made from solid mahogany. The bed with its stylish look has convenient rail hangers. A series of slats are required for supporting the mattress. A box spring will not be required if you use slats. The thickness and length of the mattress will determine the dimensions of the bed that you make.
Jewelry Box plans. This elegant case can have a simple or intricate design. If there are some spare small wooden boards in your house then you can make this box on your own. It won’t take you long to build a jewelry box as long as the design you use is not to intricate. This can be a perfect last minute gift for a friend or wife.