Japanese technique of preserving/antiquing wood - 80 year life and fireproof Burning wood for a design
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If you want to start a tool collection, but are short on money, try building your own homemade table saw.
Shou-sugi-ban ::: Wood charring traditional Japanese technique: Intentionally charring wood gives it a dark finish perfect for siding, while also making it (strangely) fire-resistant.
Picture of Make a Router lift out of recycled closet door rails.