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HALL OF FAME
2x4 challenge winner: /u/Danmeister33 - Wooden hand plane
Holiday Contest (small projects): /u/Salvador_Dalliant - Lincoln logs
Holiday Contest (Housewares): /u/grahamvinyl - Argyle and brick cutting boards
Holiday Contest (Wearable items): /u/p2p_editor - Wooden Barrettes
Something that holds something contest: /u/captianinsano - Jewelry box
Woodwhisperer contest runner up: /u/worldfirstanalrapist - chest of drawers
Woodwhisperer contest winner: /u/caddis789 - gadget/TV stand
Outdoor contest winner: /u/AngoraRabbits - for the birdhouse
Highland woodworking Shop Stuff Contest winner: /u/tatafornow - table saw/router table/storage
Handtool only contest winner: /u/ende76 - Coffee table
Plywood challenge: /u/PSU_STIG - Plywood coffee table
Tool Chest and Cabinet Challenge: /u/abnormal_human - Plane cabinet
Firewood Challenge /u/givemehelll - Turned bowl and lidded box
Transforming furniture Challenge - /u/NaCl_H2O- Federal Card Table
Haloween Challenge - /u/Jerome-Baldino- Gothic Pumpkin Candy Cabinet
/u/jakkarth explains how to buy wood in extreme detail, a useful primer for new folks.
/u/joelav gives the low down on different types of wood finishes.
/u/shazapple proper breadboard ends are important
/u/abnormal_human Lays out learning to dovetail by hand
/u/screwikea has some good info on the basics of hand planes
/u/ExpOriental wrote up a guide to measuring/layout tools