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Mastering Table Saw Skills 3-DVD Class Set

$84.99

3-DVD Class Set: Mastering Table Saw Skills

Table Saw skills are among the most fundamental and important in maximizing your time and success in your wood shop. With this set of 3 class DVDs, you’ll get in-depth instruction and new ideas related to a variety of table saw skills and capabilities. You’ll come away from this multi-class program with new ability to create more projects with more creativity and efficiency.

These classes, including over 4 hours of instruction with the DVD titles and topics below, will provide you with invaluable training and will help you get more out of your table saw, your time, and your skills!

Each of the three DVDs you’ll receive includes bonus printable PDF resources that will supplement and expand upon the video instruction you’ll see.

PLEASE NOTE: The content in these Class DVDs are identical to the content available in streaming video form, which you can purchase/review separately in the WWGOA store here.

Table Saw Essentials

It’s hard to imagine a woodworking shop that doesn’t include a table saw. Whether you’re rough cutting stock to size, taking it to its final dimensions, or doing the joinery required for your woodworking project, a table saw has you covered.

This instructional video class provides you with must-have information for setting up and safely using your table saw. Your instructor, master woodworker George Vondriska, will cover the following, and more:

  • Setting up and getting started
  • Using the proper blades
  • Key safety rules on a table saw
  • Cross cuts, thin rips, bevels, and cutting metal
  • Dadoes, rabbets and grooves
  • Instructor: George Vondriska
    Video run-time: 1 hour, 35 minutes

    PLUS, you’ll get the following BONUS resources and helpful information to supplement your class content:

  • Class Guide PDF, as reference for key elements of the class instruction
  • Class Resources PDF, for a list of tools, suppliers, and other helpful information
  • VIDEO: Hear tips to help overcome any hesitation in working with a Table Saw
  • VIDEO: Meet your instructor
  • Table Saw Joinery

    Most woodworkers will agree that the table saw is at the heart of a woodshop – and is key to making quality woodworking projects. This video class will help ensure that you’re getting the most out of your table saw by increasing your table saw joinery “vocabulary.”

    Your instructor, master woodworker George Vondriska, will take you through the following joints, step-by-step:

  • Dadoes
  • Rabbets
  • Half Laps
  • Rabbeted Half Laps
  • Tenons
  • Cross Halving
  • Drawer Lock
  • In addition to showing you every detail required to master these joints, we’ll show you multiple approaches to making individual joints. This provides you with a handful of techniques, instead of just one, making it more of a sure bet that one will work great for you and your shop.

    Instructor: George Vondriska
    Video run-time: Nearly 1 hour, 20 minutes

    PLUS, you’ll get the following BONUS resources and helpful information to supplement your class content:

  • Class Guide PDF, as reference for key elements of the class instruction
  • Class Resources PDF, for a list of tools, suppliers, and other helpful information
  • VIDEO: Meet your instructor
  • VIDEO: Hear George talk more about the value and versatility your table saw can provide in creating great joints
  • Advanced Table Saw Techniques

    While it’s true that a table saw excels at ripping, crosscutting and dadoes, there’s SO much more you can do on your saw. Buckle your seat belt and get ready to learn! You’re going to be amazed by the seven incredible techniques you’ll learn in this video class.

    Some of the techniques require shop-made jigs, which you’ll be able to easily produce in your shop. With the jigs in hand, your instructor George Vondriska will teach you how to:

  • Use your table saw as a pattern cutter to make identical parts.
  • Cut extremely steep angles. This is a must-have skill for flag cases.
  • Make raised panels. No specialized panel raising router bit required.
  • Safely cut tapered legs and build the jig for handling them.
  • Safely rip very thin strips. Long or short pieces, our jigs have you covered.
  • Cut coves. This requires feeding material across the blade at an angle.
  • Cut circles. Yes, you can cut circles on the table saw using a simple jig.
  • Instructor: George Vondriska
    Video run-time: Over 1 hour, 30 minutes

    PLUS, you’ll get the following BONUS resources and helpful information to supplement your class content:

  • Class Guide PDF, as reference for key elements of the class instruction
  • Class Resources PDF, for a list of tools, suppliers, and other helpful information
  • VIDEO: Meet your instructor
  • VIDEO: Hear George talk more about this class and his experience with table saw techniques