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Better than your vintage vinyl collection?

Better than your vintage vinyl collection?

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A new "spin" on wood turning: What happens when you translate wood into music?

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Turning for Wounded Warriors

Turning for Wounded Warriors

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Woodworkers help heal local veterans through the art of turning.

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A New Take On Handmade

A New Take On Handmade

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An Ethiopian man builds beyond disabilities.

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Span Trees: A German Craft Tradition

Span Trees: A German Craft Tradition

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A German woodworker's amazing use of a chisel at the lathe and bench.

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The Unfinished Cathedral

The Unfinished Cathedral

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An architect's passion and talent expressed through woodworking.

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The Importance of Good Materials

The Importance of Good Materials

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The right kind of scraps can make a distinctive turning--or a disaster

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Simple Tips for Turning a Baby Rattle

Simple Tips for Turning a Baby Rattle

This baby's rattle project will become a treasured toy

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UPDATE: Turning Wood with Richard Raffan, 3rd edition

UPDATE: Turning Wood with Richard Raffan, 3rd edition

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See who won a copy of Turning Wood with Richard Raffan, 3rd edition

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Totally Turning 2013

Totally Turning 2013

World class woodturners, instant galleries and the Woodworkers Showcase makes Saratoga Springs a woodworkers destination .

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Cutting Bench Makes it easy to convert fresh-cut logs into turning blanks

Cutting Bench Makes it easy to convert fresh-cut logs into turning blanks

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Use this bench and a chainsaw to make bowl and spindle blanks for woodturning.

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End Grain Hollowing Project: Turning an Egg Cup

End Grain Hollowing Project: Turning an Egg Cup

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Turning an egg cup is an excellent project for developing foundation skills in spindle turning and end-grain hollowing.

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Tips for Tops

Tips for Tops

A favorite with kids of all ages, the spinning top is a great project for woodturners to practice their spindle turning cuts.

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Inspiration from Arizona woodworkers

Inspiration from Arizona woodworkers

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I was a judge at the Arizona Association of Fine Woodworkers 8th annual Excellence in Woodworking show in February. Check out these great pieces and get inspired.

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Tweaking a shaker table

Tweaking a shaker table

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Padauk pegs add a whimsical detail

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Spinning Rack Keeps Lathe Tools Handy

Spinning Rack Keeps Lathe Tools Handy

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Submitted by a Fine Woodworking reader, this simple shop project creates a space-saving way to store your gouges, parting tools and other turning gear.

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The Making of a Chess Piece: Morroccan Style

The Making of a Chess Piece: Morroccan Style

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A Morroccan woodworker casually sits on the side of the road plying his trade. He makes ornate wooden chess pieces using the most basic tools: hand, foot and chisel.

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Craft in America: Family

Craft in America: Family

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Tune in to watch the newest Craft in America on Monday October 17, 2011 or set your DVR

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Turning Around America

Turning Around America

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Beth Ireland, wood turner, has been on a mission to teach children to make at least one thing.

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Segmented Turned Feet are Easier than You Think

Segmented Turned Feet are Easier than You Think

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These turned feet looked stunning when all was said and done—and the process is more straight-forward than you might think!

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Tanning beds accelerate aging for cherry, not just humans

Tanning beds accelerate aging for cherry, not just humans

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Although overuse of tanning beds by people can lead to a skin cancer risk, they are great for helping to bring out that deep patina that usually only comes with age.

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