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Woodmaster 718 Review Part 2: Sanding, Ripping, and Molding

In the first installment of this review, I looked at the set up of the Woodmaster 718, shared some initial impressions, and shared the results of my planing tests. In this segment I will look at the remaining functions that the 718 performs; drum sanding, gang ripping and molding, and will also share some observations…

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Sweepstakes Terms & Conditions

Woodworkers Guild of America FACEBOOK SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. 1. Sweepstakes Entry Period/Sponsor: The Woodworkers Guild of America Facebook Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00:01 AM, Eastern Time (“ET”) on 02/17/2016 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on 03/17/2016 (the “Sweepstakes…

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Woodworking Sweepstakes 2021 Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. 1. Sweepstakes Entry Period/Sponsor: The Woodworkers Guild of America Woodworking Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00:01 AM Central Time (“CT”) on 07/19/2021 and ends at 11:59:59 PM CT on 08/16/2021 (the “Sweepstakes Entry Period”). Sponsor: TN Marketing LLC (“Sponsor”), 2955…

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Replacing a Bent Lamination

CLASSIC THONET CHAIR NEEDS A REPAIR. A client contacted me with an interesting request. He had owned a classic Thonet brand laminated wood chair for a number of years, which he bought at a garage sale for a song. Everything seemed to be in good condition when he bought it, however upon further inspection, the…

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Titebond Barnboard Quilt Photo Contest – Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. 1. Contest Entry Period/Sponsor: The Titebond Barnboard Quilt Photo Contest (“Contest”) begins at 12:00:01 AM Central Time (“CT”) on 09/01/2020 and ends at 11:59:59 PM CT on 09/30/2020 (the “Contest Entry Period”). Sponsor: TN Marketing LLC (“Sponsor”), 1903 Wayzata…

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WoodWorkers Guild of America – Rust-Oleum Sweepstakes Official Rules

WoodWorkers Guild of America – Rust-Oleum Sweepstakes Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. 1. Sweepstakes Entry Period/Sponsor: The WoodWorkers Guild of America – Rust-Oleum Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00:01 AM Central Time (“CT”) on 05/08/17 and ends at 11:59:59 PM CT on 05/22/17…

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Porter Cable Pin Nailer and Pancake Compressor Combo

I blame it on Norm. Ever since I saw him “shoot a couple brads to hold things together until the glue dries” some 15 years ago, I have been fascinated with pneumatic nail guns. I feel almost superhuman as I drive 2+ inch nails into rock maple in a split second, perfectly countersunk, and without…

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Office in a Closet Part 1: Built-In Desk

My wife and I used to share a spacious, sunny home office in our spare bedroom. We each had a desk and everything was great, except for the fact that my job requires several hours of telephone calls per day, and I have a rather loud voice and animated style. My wife came up with…

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Through Tenons Made Easy

A Tricky Joint Simplified. Exposed joinery is the perfect blend of form and function. A well-executed joint is not only beautiful to look at but also serves to bond furniture elements with strength and endurance.This article will focus on making a through tenon joint.The through tenon is especially useful for joining boards that are at…

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Slabwood Nesting Tables

Portable sawmills open up a whole new world to woodworkers. What may be one man’s firewood is a woodworker’s treasure. I remember the first time I hired a sawyer with a portable mill. I had been a professional woodworker for over ten years and I knew where boards came from. But nothing prepared me for…

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