A V-block is a must-have shop-made jig, especially for safely cutting round stock on the bandsaw. The easiest way to make one? Use a two-cut set up on the table saw and it’ll be V for victory.
George Vondriska teaches you how to make a chessboard in a few short steps. This video will teach you about material selection, and how to easily get the alternating color pattern that chess and checker boards require. Next up, learn how to build the chessboard pieces here.Watch Now >>
For a unique approach to staining wood, master woodworker George Vondriska discusses how chewing tobacco can be used as a natural colorant. Stains from chewing tobacco add great patina and can provide a unique color aspect to your next woodworking project.Watch Now >>
Tool actuated vacuums are an excellent way to keep your woodworking shop clean and free of sawdust. George Vondriska recommends this type of vacuum because you can plug a portable power tool directly into the machine, so the vacuum turns on and off with the tool and you don’t have to worry about dust fillingWatch Now >>