Welcome to Absolutely Free Plans, an online index of free woodworking plans and how to information. For your convience our free Mission Style woodworking plans are also listed at VintageInternetPlans.com

On this site we have categorized the links into sections, "Boat Plans", "Clip Art", "Games, Hobbies and Recreation", "Holiday Projects", "How To & Info", "Indoor Projects", "Outdoor Projects", "Projects for Children", and "Workshop Projects". This collection of links has been continually expanding, many links that I have found were interesting but did not fit into the free woodworking plans theme. Consequently a new site has sprung to life, "Do-It-101.com, a do-it-yourself index to just about anything." You will find links on home and auto repairs, metalworking, audio - video projects, gardening, landscaping, and craft projects.

As time goes by many sites offering free plans drop off the web for one reason or another, I really appreciate it when you let me know about dead links and also recommend that you save or print out any plans that you think you might be interested in using as you browse through the links so they are available to you when you decide to start a project. Sometimes sites move their plans to another page, by deleting the end of the url back to their basic home page url and going there they still may be found.

Last but not least, thank you for ordering from the product links, that is what makes it possible to keep this site online.

Frank Campbell


Carpentry For Boys by J.S. Zerme, M.E. - online reprint

A book which treats, in a most practical and fascinating manner all subjects pertaining to the "King of Trades"; showing the care and use of tools; drawing; designing, and the laying out of work; the principles involved in the building of various kinds of structures, and the rudiments of architecture. It contains over two hundred and fifty illustrations made especially for this work, and includes also a complete glossary of the technical terms used in the art. The most comprehensive volume on this subject ever published for boys.

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