Copyright (c) 2014 en-us Fine Woodworking - All featured posts Fine Woodworking - All featured posts Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:21:38 -0500 Fine Woodworking - All featured posts Fine Woodworking - All featured posts <![CDATA[3D Basecamp Recap and a Lesson Reinforced]]> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 07:17:51 -0500 3D Basecamp Recap and a Lesson Reinforced Posted by DaveRichards
Last weekend my family and I drove out to Vail, CO for SketchUp 3D Basecamp 2014. I look forward to these trips each time because it gives me a chance to see some friends and to find out first hand... ]]>
<![CDATA[STL 57: Tablesaw Accident Update]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:00:00 -0500 STL 57: Tablesaw Accident Update Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
A potential new miracle cure for tablesaw injuries? Plus, your woodworking questions and back cover editor Jon Binzen on acclaimed craftsmen, cantankerous woodworkers, and more! ]]>
<![CDATA[From Dovetails to Mortise & Tenon]]> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 14:35:53 -0500 From Dovetails to Mortise & Tenon Posted by Killenwood
This model was made by a friend, David Heim. I will be using his model to create a multi-page shop drawing for my students. David created the model from sketches by Lester Margon in his book... ]]>
<![CDATA[Book Giveaway: A Lesson Plan for Wood Turning by James Rodgers]]> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 05:00:00 -0500 Book Giveaway: A Lesson Plan for Wood Turning by James Rodgers Posted by BetsyE
Leave a comment here for a chance to win a copy of A Lesson Plan for Wood Turning ]]>
<![CDATA[Michael Fortune Garden Chair Video Series]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:27:13 -0500 Michael Fortune Garden Chair Video Series Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
Find out when you can get your hands on the DVD and project plan for Michael Fortune’s latest video series project ]]>
<![CDATA[Top Tips for a Wet Box]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:41:29 -0500 Top Tips for a Wet Box Posted by Ed_Pirnik
Box building tips for a soggy environment ]]>
<![CDATA[How a big shop speeds up furnituremaking without compromising quality]]> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 13:25:01 -0500 AsaC
This short video from a 30-person custom furniture shop, The Joinery, in Portland, OR, shows how industrial machinery can speed up fine furnituremaking. It's really cool to see their setup in action. ]]>
<![CDATA[UPDATE: 3 Book Giveaway! Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to... ]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 06:00:00 -0500 UPDATE: 3 Book Giveaway! Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to... Posted by BetsyE
See who won a copy of these 3 new paperback editions. ]]>
<![CDATA[Greg Klassen: Deep in the Grain]]> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:47:15 -0500 Greg Klassen: Deep in the Grain Posted by JonBinzen
Washington State furnituremaker Greg Klassen describes his journey in woodworking--from working with scraps and two tools on his back porch to learning from superb teachers in California and Sweden. His work marks a journey, too, from formal cabinetmaking to a free-form style that celebrates the tree in its raw state. ]]>
<![CDATA[STL 56: James Krenov's Legacy Lives On]]> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 13:18:19 -0500 STL 56: James Krenov's Legacy Lives On Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
This week we travel to James Krenov's College of the Redwoods as we interview lead instructor Laura Mays, and answer your woodworking questions. ]]>
<![CDATA[June 2014]]> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 15:17:57 -0500 June 2014 Posted by LisaRaleigh
Fine Woodworking Magazine - June 2014 - Issue no. 240 ]]>
<![CDATA[Federal Side Table]]> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 12:10:00 -0500 Federal Side Table Posted by LisaRaleigh
Master craftsman Steve Latta demystifies a variety of techniques as he demonstrates how to construct a Federal Side Table chock-full of period details. ]]>
<![CDATA[Time for a Little Turning]]> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Time for a Little Turning Posted by David_Heim
When you don't have much time for turning, don't turn much. ]]>
<![CDATA[Drawing a Bin Pull]]> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500 Drawing a Bin Pull Posted by DaveRichards
I was asked about a method for drawing a bin pull type of of drawer pull. A long time ago I did a tutorial showing how to do that but that one seems to have evaporated into the ether so here we go... ]]>
<![CDATA[Lid Support for Stand-up Desk]]> Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:46:31 -0500 Lid Support for Stand-up Desk Posted by Killenwood
Dave Richards and I frequently encourage modeling new components in the context of the overall furniture assembly. This most likely results in more efficiency and accuracy. In the following video... ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Mount Side Rail Hinges]]> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 11:53:33 -0500 How to Mount Side Rail Hinges Posted by Ed_Pirnik
Side rail hinges are a great choice for fine boxes ]]>
<![CDATA[Repair a power tool with a simple brush change]]> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 12:08:16 -0500 Repair a power tool with a simple brush change Posted by AsaC
Over time I knew something was going wrong with my old chopsaw. First the automatic blade brake stopped working, then the motor wouldn't turn on sometimes, and then it quit altogether. I suspected that it was the motor's brushes, and I was right. Changing them turned out to be easy. ]]>
<![CDATA[Better than your vintage vinyl collection?]]> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:55:33 -0500 Better than your vintage vinyl collection? Posted by Ben_Blackmar
A new "spin" on wood turning: What happens when you translate wood into music? ]]>
<![CDATA[STL 55: Mike's Tool Chest Disaster]]> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:31:21 -0500 STL 55: Mike's Tool Chest Disaster Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
Mike Pekovich comes clean about a recent tool chest disaster. Plus, your woodworking questions answered. ]]>
<![CDATA[STL 54: Greatest Hit and a Slight Delay]]> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 06:00:00 -0500 STL 54: Greatest Hit and a Slight Delay Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
This week, we're on vacation. So sit back and enjoy one of our greatest hits: it's our 2012 interview with Lee Valley's very own Robin Lee. Learn how your hand tools are made! ]]>