Category Archives: Ingenious Mechanicks

Chinese/Roman Workbench/Router Table – and a Palm!

Brendan Gaffney sent me this incredible video – likely from Vietnam – where woodworkers are building stair components using a low workbench as a router table. The low bench is exactly what you’d see in an ancient Roman or Chinese … Continue reading

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Another Early Chair (Without Antlers!)

With the dugout chair complete and installed in the Lost Art Press Mechanical Library, I can move onto the next item on my long list of things I need to build before I die. Next up is a Klismos chair, … Continue reading

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