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STL 104: Clark Kellogg, Pro Furniture Maker and Instagram Star

STL 104: Clark Kellogg, Pro Furniture Maker and Instagram Star

Clark Kellogg talks about the schools of Krenov and Korn and how they affected his woodworking career, plus the zen of letter-carving, and why he’s so popular on Instagram.

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STL 103: All Time Favorite Furniture of All Time... for this week

STL 103: All Time Favorite Furniture of All Time... for this week

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In our new “all-time favorite” segment, the guys talk about furniture designs they like. Plus, how to hang a saw, the cure for wonky concrete floors, and buying advice for machinery—when bigger is better.

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STL 102: The new guy from Nashville

STL 102: The new guy from Nashville

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Ben Strano, the new web guy, is in the house. Combo machine or separate jointer and planer? Plus wood and fire don’t mix, affordable spray options, and sharpening twist bits—NOT.

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STL 101: Cherry is No Substitute for White Oak

STL 101: Cherry is No Substitute for White Oak

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Mike extols the virtues of quartersawn white oak in Arts and Crafts work. Plus the guys reveal their New Year’s woodworking resolutions and chat about how to keep warm in a winter shop.

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STL 100: Matt is out of control, plus a mystery guest

STL 100: Matt is out of control, plus a mystery guest

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It’s our 100th episode, with a special guest to celebrate. Plus we interview new contributing editor Chris Gochnour. Also, we chat up our favorite dovetail methods, and Matt gets a talkin’ to.

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STL 99: Waterstone Detectives

STL 99: Waterstone Detectives

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Woodworking sleuths solve the case of the unmarked waterstones. Plus a planing sled for small parts, tips for wheeled workbenches, fixes for resaw wrongs, and more boneheaded smooth moves.

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STL 98: Mikes Stick Trick, and the Fabric of Matt

STL 98: Mike's Stick Trick, and the Fabric of Matt

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Rust-prevention advice for a reader readying to move his shop. Matt shows his eye for fashion with fabric-lined boxes. Plus Mike chats about his stick trick, and Tom comes to terms with a drawknife.

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STL 97: The Guys are Toast

STL 97: The Guys are Toast

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Why you don’t need dog holes in your workbench. Plus, get the lowdown on left- vs. right-tilting tablesaws, spokeshave starter tips, and Mike’s take on toasters (yup, we went there!).

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STL 96: Tablesaws and Tool Tests

STL 96: Tablesaws and Tool Tests

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Fine Woodworking contributing editor Roland (a.k.a., Rollie) Johnson talks about how the magazine tests machinery, and drops a few details about his latest head-to-head test: compact cabinet saws. Plus, our favorite techniques of the week, loads of sharpening advice, and yet another cool use of blue tape.

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STL 95: Looking Back Fondly

STL 95: Looking Back Fondly

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Another Fine Woodworking staffer leaves the fold. Plus, favorite tools, inspirational articles, the value of choosing local woods, and the haunting of Gabriel?

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STL 94: A Fond Farewell

STL 94: A Fond Farewell

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A Fine Woodworking staffer departs Shop Talk Live

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STL 93: Nick Offermans Dream Shop

STL 93: Nick Offerman's Dream Shop

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Woodworker and actor Nick Offerman discusses the inner-workings of his dream shop

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STL 92: Please CLOSE the Bathroom Door

STL 92: Please CLOSE the Bathroom Door

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Big questions on tablesaw alignment are answered by Roland Johnson. Plus weird stories from the road concerning workbenches, potty breaks, and a whole lot more.

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STL 91: Best Way to Destroy Furniture

STL 91: Best Way to Destroy Furniture

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Norwegian officials teach a harsh lesson regarding a protected chair design

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STL 90: Gorilla Glue for Fine Furniture

STL 90: Gorilla Glue for Fine Furniture

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Is Gorilla Glue a viable option for furniture makers? Or will it amount to a sticky, foamy, nightmare-of-a-mess?

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STL 89: Workbench Wisdom

STL 89: Workbench Wisdom

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This week on Shop Talk Live—plenty of questions on workbench construction and bench vise basics

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STL 88: Marquetry Master Craig Thibodeau

STL 88: Marquetry Master Craig Thibodeau

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Furniture maker Craig Thibodeau sits in for an interview on this week's edition

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STL 87: Shop Talk Live Moving to Video

STL 87: Shop Talk Live Moving to Video

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Dovetails, dust collection, handplane rehab, and a move to video for Shop Talk Live

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STL 86: Furniture Maestro Chris Gochnour-Part 2

STL 86: Furniture Maestro Chris Gochnour-Part 2

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We wrap up our interview with FWW contributor Chris Gochnour while tackling questions on bandsaws, miter joints, and more

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STL 85: Furniture Maker Chris Gochnour

STL 85: Furniture Maker Chris Gochnour

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FWW contributor Chris Gochnour on his favorite tools, successes, and trials as a furniture maker

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