Bob Gillespie

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Build Your Own Permanent Magnet Electrical Generator for Free Electricity

09th September 2011
Did you know that you can do away with part or all of your electricity bill by fabricating your own, inexpensive permanent magnet generator? There is no expense to produce power this way, even though the generator does require a small amount of electricit... Read >

You Will Be Amazed at Your New Singing Voice!

17th August 2011
How would you like to completely transform the way you sing and do it in less than three months? How would you like to sing with a broad vocal range, hitting every note perfectly? How would you like to participate in practice sessions that are more like f... Read >

How You Can Decide the Sex of Your Next Baby

07th June 2011
Some parents don't care that much about the gender of their future newborn. However, if you and your partner have an overwhelmong preference for a boy, there are some techniques you are able to employ to tip the odds towards having a baby of the sex you d... Read >

What are the Best Products to Sell Online?

10th May 2011
For the purposes of this discussion, let me start by defining exactly what I mean by the terms "marketing niche" and "affiliate marketing." A marketing niche is nothing more than an opportunity to advertise a needed or wanted product or service to a group... Read >

Deciding on the Best Wood Router

19th April 2010
The wood router is essential among cabinet-making tools because it adds decorative contour that adds to and defines the final form of your woodworking project. Used suitably, this tool is to the woodworker what a fine paintbrush is to an artist. It's all ... Read >

How to Use a Wood Planer

19th April 2010
In the "old days" (whenever that was) planks were simply sawn out of logs and left to air dry. If you wanted to be able to look at the grain so that it could be matched with other wood, it had to be planed. If you wanted it surfaced, you used a long bed h... Read >

Which Sliding Compound Miter Saw is Best?

19th April 2010
The sliding compound miter saw tops the list of woodcraft tools that can make precise and smooth angled cuts used in everything from fine cabinet work to house building. Its lesser cousins include cut-off saws, so-called "chop saws" and any miter saw with... Read >

Don't Buy a Lathe Pattern Copier: Make Your Own

19th April 2010
Lathe pattern copiers are expensive and are not offered for many wood lathes. Pattern copiers are used to make copies of turned spindles from an original. Here's how to fabricate your own. You will need a segment of 1/2" aluminum tubing as long as your... Read >

How to Choose the Right Jigsaw

19th April 2010
Let's get some vocabulary straight first so we are both on the same page about what we are talking about. It’s a bit confusing but traditional “jigsaw puzzles” were originally cut out on a “scroll saw” which used to be called... Read >

What's an Impact Driver Got Over a Cordless Drill?

19th April 2010
When they first were invented years ago, impact drivers were all the rage in Japan. It took a while for Americans to understand what a terrific lead impact drivers have over an electric drill when it comes to driving long screws into lumber, especially de... Read >

The Right Way to Glue up Boards

16th April 2010
There are several procedures to ponder in the process of edge-gluing planks including (1) lumber selection, (2) cutting to rough length, (3) ripping, (4) jointing, (5) grain matching, (6) biscuit joining, (7) gluing, (8) clamping and (9) thickness sanding... Read >

Getting the Very Best From Your Band Saw

16th April 2010
Any band saw can resaw. The question is: How well and how thick? The first thing you need to decide is if resawing on your band saw is an endeavor in which you are likely to engage often, sometimes or not at all. For those of you who don't know, resawing ... Read >

Picking an Air Compressor for Your Woodworking Shop

16th April 2010
My understanding of manufacturing hardwood furniture has taught me that about half the time involved in building each chair, table or cabinet is taken up with sanding. When you are trying to make a livelihood in the woodworking industry with employees who... Read >