I’m trying to make a fine woodworking project from a 2×4 to see if I can make about $250 worth of projects. Is it possible for me to turn one 2×4 piece of pine lumber into $250 worth of woodworking project sales? A key to making money from selling woodworking projects is to reduce your costs as much as possible. That’s why I’m making a prototype woodworking project to see if I can turn one 2×4 into about $250 worth of sales. The $250 amount is based on my experience successfully selling woodworking projects. Based on how many boxes I can get from one 2×4, I should be able to batch out enough boxes to hit the $250 mark. Batching out these pine boxes is a big deal. Making them all at once saves me a ton of time and time is money! I hope that this video gives you a few ideas for coming up items you can make from a 2×4 to turn a profit.
How to make box joints:
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Rikon 14″ Bandsaw
Bosch Jig Saw:
Makita Cordless Compact Router:
Jet Table Saw:
Jet 8” Jointer:
General Finishes Arm-R-Seal Semi-Gloss
Bench cookie cones:
Diablo Ripping Saw Blade:
Forrest Woodworker II Saw Blade:
Titebond III Ultimate Wood Glue:
Starrett 6” combination square:
Starrett 12” combination square:
iGaging Machinist Square:
Starbond CA glue:
Bessey F Style clamp:
Random Orbit Sander
Rigid Shop Vac:
1/4” CNC spiral bit:
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