Friday, June 27, 2008

SketchUp for Dummies

A couple of users have asked about a starting book on SketchUp to use prior to "Woodturning with SketchUp".

Here is a link to "SketchUp for Dummies".

It is available at most book stores.

Saturday, June 21, 2008

Free Depth Gauge

SketchUp is a great application to use for designing tools.
As an example, here is a depth gauge that I built for my lathe.
A full explanation and a free copy of the model is posted on the turnedoutright site.