In this demonstration, Spike Carlsen teaches you how to make your own straight line jig so you can easily cut large pieces of wood with a circular saw. To construct this convenient woodworking jig, you’ll follow a few simple steps. Using a factory cut sheet of plywood, use Spike’s guidelines for cutting and fastening the border of the jig. Remember, only the factory-labeled side has to be straight!
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George Vondriska demonstrates a unique way to color wood using a simple iron acetate solution that creates a chemical reaction with the natural tannins in wood. If you are using a wood species with a low level of tannin, George shows you the process for adding tannins so that the iron acetate will have aWatch Now >>
Have you ever wondered what the differences are between acrylic and polycarbonate glass? George Vondriska explains what sets them apart and discusses some of the various woodworking projects that require each type. Watch and learn which type factors into your next woodworking plans.Watch Now >>
Building a guitar is an excellent test of a skilled woodworker’s craftsmanship, but if you’re like most people, you probably want to skip the long woodworking processes of shaping and sanding the body. So master woodworker George Vondriska gives you a quick rundown on a couple ready-made guitar kits that are available for you toWatch Now >>