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How to Make a Turned Wood Lidded Box

This turned lidded box has the power to make your sweetheart smile on Valentine’s Day, or any other day for that matter. Small is beautiful. That’s because this intermediate level turning project can be done in an afternoon at a cost that can be next to nothing. If you have some rescued firewood or off-cuts…

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Laguna Revo 18|36 Lathe: Product Review

Laguna recently introduced a new lathe to its product line: the Revo 18|36. This tool features a 2HP motor, variable speed control, and lots of neat features for both bowl and spindle work. Paul Mayer has put this lathe through its paces with many hours spent on a variety of turning projects, and shares his…

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Butter Board and Spreader Set

This butter board and spreader set provides a great accent to a special meal. From a woodworking perspective, it is easy to crank out a bunch of these in a single day, and the project also provides a great use for scrap wood. The convenient on-board storage also provides a nice home for the spreader…

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Woodworking Tricks of the Trade: Volume 9 DVD

DVD: Woodworking Tricks of the Trade: Volume 9 80 minutes. Chapter Topics: Getting Bowl Depth Just Right Stop a Slipping Morse Taper Roughing Gouge for Fast Turning What Size Biscuit? Biscuit as Back Side Splines Understanding Self-Releasing Router Collets Tape for Tighter Dadoes Dadoes on a Dovetail Jig Find Center with a Combination Square No Tool…

Advanced Woodworking 6-DVD Set

6-DVD Set: Advanced Woodworking Here’s a lot of great woodworking information, all under one roof. From dovetails to turning, and sanding to customizing a workbench, this 6-DVD Set has you covered. Want to know how to: Make cathedral raised panel doors Cut circles on a table saw Do drift compensation on a bandsaw for perfect…

Advanced Woodworking 6-DVD Set + FREE Hearing Protection

Bundle: Advanced Woodworking 6-DVD Set + FREE Hearing Protection 6-DVD Set: Advanced Woodworking Here’s a lot of great woodworking information, all under one roof. From dovetails to turning, and sanding to customizing a workbench, this 6-DVD Set has you covered. Want to know how to: Make cathedral raised panel doors Cut circles on a table…

Sanding Fine Details

Sanding detailed, hard to get at, areas like those you might have on carvings or turnings can often times be difficult. Sometimes it’s about the right tool for the job, like this contour sander from Arbortech. Watch as George Vondriska uses the Arbortech sander for sanding the details of an eagle carving and the inside…

Woodworking Projects: Collector’s Edition 11-DVD Set

11-DVD Set: Woodworking Projects: Collector’s Edition In our second edition of the weekend project series, we give you over 21 hours of creative and essential woodworking projects, including a tool chest, lathe table, Adirondack chair and BBQ cart. You can finish an entire project in one weekend, or spread it out over time and really…

Drying Wood in a Microwave

If you don’t have the patience to wait for your green wood bowl blanks to air dry, you can quickly dry them in a microwave. It takes some experimentation to get this right, and this video provides a jumping off point so you can try this procedure in your shop. Related Videos: Time For Green…

How to Face Off and Turn End Grain

George Vondriska teaches you how to complete a sheering cut with a bowl gauge in order to face off the rough end grain on a spindle. He demonstrates the proper technique, which involves making a small shoulder at the end of your spindle material and turning the gouge to start the sheer. You’ll end up…