Copyright (c) 2015 CraftStylish.com en-us Fine Woodworking - All featured posts Fine Woodworking - All featured posts http://www.finewoodworking.com/ Sun, 26 Apr 2015 23:05:32 -0500 Fine Woodworking - All featured posts Fine Woodworking - All featured posts http://www.finewoodworking.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.finewoodworking.com/ <![CDATA[Lessons in "Flip Along"]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 18:13:03 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118052/lessons-in-flip-along http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118052/lessons-in-flip-along Lessons in Posted by Killenwood
The Flip Along function is one of the most confusing for newcomers to SketchUp. But it's a feature that's hard to avoid in woodworking because we continually flip, or mirror, components in our... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Large Elliptical Cutting Jig]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:46:18 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118023/large-elliptical-cutting-jig http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118023/large-elliptical-cutting-jig Large Elliptical Cutting Jig Posted by DennisZongker
        For the top of this art Nouveau style coffee table top which is 60" wide by 80" long, needing to cut a perfect ellipse onto 1" thick 17 ply apple plywood. To make this cutting jig I used... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118023/large-elliptical-cutting-jig
<![CDATA[STL 83: Outfit Your Shop for Under 2-Grand]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:17:17 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118015/stl-83-outfit-your-shop-for-under-2-grand http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118015/stl-83-outfit-your-shop-for-under-2-grand STL 83: Outfit Your Shop for Under 2-Grand Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
A super-cool mortising jig, setting up shop for under 2-grand, and Ed's bench battles a skunk. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118015/stl-83-outfit-your-shop-for-under-2-grand
<![CDATA[The "Upplease" project]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:06:06 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117428/the-upplease-project http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117428/the-upplease-project The Posted by jtetreault
This fun-to-build step stool let's your child be at just the right height to help with any number of counter-height activities. With knock-down joinery, it easily stores away when not in use. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117428/the-upplease-project
<![CDATA[Bandsaw mills are more affordable than ever]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:15:36 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117979/bandsaw-mills-are-more-affordable-than-ever http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117979/bandsaw-mills-are-more-affordable-than-ever Bandsaw mills are more affordable than ever Posted by AsaC
FWW contributing editor Michael Fortune has been raving about his Woodland Mills bandsaw mill, which can turn huge logs into lumber and retails for under $3,000. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117979/bandsaw-mills-are-more-affordable-than-ever
<![CDATA[The ultimate jig for making jigs]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:24:24 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117974/the-ultimate-jig-for-making-jigs http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117974/the-ultimate-jig-for-making-jigs The ultimate jig for making jigs Posted by AsaC
FWW router legend Pat Warner has topped even himself with this incredible shop-built machine, which machines both wood and metal to within 0.001 in. It is designed to give birth to other jigs, just as precise. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117974/the-ultimate-jig-for-making-jigs
<![CDATA[Watch a Woodworking Master at Work with His Carving]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117910/watch-a-woodworking-master-at-work-with-his-carving http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117910/watch-a-woodworking-master-at-work-with-his-carving Watch a Woodworking Master at Work with His Carving Posted by BetsyE
Our pal and frequent contributor, Phil Lowe, recently was part of an exhibit at the Peabody Essex Museum in Massachusetts - sort of. He starred in the background. They showed videos of him during "In... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117910/watch-a-woodworking-master-at-work-with-his-carving
<![CDATA[A Classic Bicycle Gets Re-Imagined... In Wood]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:42:56 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117933/a-classic-bicycle-gets-re-imagined-in-wood http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117933/a-classic-bicycle-gets-re-imagined-in-wood A Classic Bicycle Gets Re-Imagined... In Wood Posted by Ben_Blackmar
One crazy woodworker finds a creative outlet through his woodworking- and his only goal is making folks smile. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117933/a-classic-bicycle-gets-re-imagined-in-wood
<![CDATA[Steel City Tool Works Ceases Operations]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:29:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117747/steel-city-tool-works-ceases-operations http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117747/steel-city-tool-works-ceases-operations Steel City Tool Works Ceases Operations Posted by Ben_Blackmar
The tool company started "By Woodworkers, For Woodworkers" closes its doors ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117747/steel-city-tool-works-ceases-operations
<![CDATA[Book Giveaway: Canoecraft: An Illustrated Guide to Fine Woodstrip Construction by Ted Moores and Canoe Paddles: A Complete Guide to Making Your Own by Graham Warren and David Gidmark]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117911/book-giveaway-canoecraft-an-illustrated-guide-to-fine-woodstrip-construction-by-ted-moores-and-canoe-paddles-a-complete-guide-to-making-your-own-by-graham-warren-and-david-gidmark http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117911/book-giveaway-canoecraft-an-illustrated-guide-to-fine-woodstrip-construction-by-ted-moores-and-canoe-paddles-a-complete-guide-to-making-your-own-by-graham-warren-and-david-gidmark Book Giveaway: Canoecraft: An Illustrated Guide to Fine Woodstrip Construction by Ted Moores and Canoe Paddles: A Complete Guide to Making Your Own by Graham Warren and David Gidmark Posted by BetsyE
Leave a comment here for a chance to win a copy of Canoecraft and Canoe Paddles ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117911/book-giveaway-canoecraft-an-illustrated-guide-to-fine-woodstrip-construction-by-ted-moores-and-canoe-paddles-a-complete-guide-to-making-your-own-by-graham-warren-and-david-gidmark
<![CDATA[Angled and Tapered Mortises]]> Sun, 12 Apr 2015 08:48:31 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117859/angled-and-tapered-mortises http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117859/angled-and-tapered-mortises Angled and Tapered Mortises Posted by DaveRichards
Recently I had an e-mail from a woodworker who is getting started with SketchUp. He was struggling with drawing angled mortises. He was trying to use Push/Pull but of course Push/Pull only works in... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117859/angled-and-tapered-mortises
<![CDATA[STL 82: Matt Kenney's Controversial Arrest]]> Fri, 10 Apr 2015 12:44:25 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117840/stl-82-matt-kenneys-controversial-arrest http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117840/stl-82-matt-kenneys-controversial-arrest STL 82: Matt Kenney's Controversial Arrest Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
Mike and Ed break the bad news about the supposed arrest of Matt Kenney before diving into questions on sharpening, workbenches, woodworking clamps, and a whole lot more. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117840/stl-82-matt-kenneys-controversial-arrest
<![CDATA[UPDATE: Shaker Oval Boxes, Volume 1 by John Wilson]]> Thu, 09 Apr 2015 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117326/update-shaker-oval-boxes-volume-1-by-john-wilson http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117326/update-shaker-oval-boxes-volume-1-by-john-wilson UPDATE: Shaker Oval Boxes, Volume 1 by John Wilson Posted by BetsyE
See who won a copy of Shaker Oval Boxes ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117326/update-shaker-oval-boxes-volume-1-by-john-wilson
<![CDATA[Fine Furniture Created by Inmates from New Hampshire and Maine Correctional Facilities]]> Mon, 06 Apr 2015 08:50:19 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117348/fine-furniture-created-by-inmates-from-new-hampshire-and-maine-correctional-facilities http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117348/fine-furniture-created-by-inmates-from-new-hampshire-and-maine-correctional-facilities Fine Furniture Created by Inmates from New Hampshire and Maine Correctional Facilities Posted by BetsyE
  "A New Path: Prison Furniture Making Program," is an exhibition, presented by the New Hampshire Furniture Masters, of works by inmates participating in the Furniture Masters' Prison Outreach... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117348/fine-furniture-created-by-inmates-from-new-hampshire-and-maine-correctional-facilities
<![CDATA[When to use "Groups"]]> Sun, 05 Apr 2015 19:29:28 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117790/when-to-use-groups http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117790/when-to-use-groups When to use Posted by Killenwood
You may be curious about using "Groups" vs. "Components". Often our blog posts have emphasized the importance and effectiveness of "Components". On rare occasion we may make a Group, but Components... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117790/when-to-use-groups
<![CDATA[River City Bicycles: No Shortcuts]]> Thu, 02 Apr 2015 14:08:53 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117767/river-city-bicycles-no-shortcuts http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117767/river-city-bicycles-no-shortcuts River City Bicycles: No Shortcuts Posted by DillonRyan
Owner Dave Guettler discusses how he has managed to sneak his passion for woodworking into a successful bicycle business. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117767/river-city-bicycles-no-shortcuts
<![CDATA[Milling Lumber: Art Imitates... Trees?]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 11:05:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117355/milling-lumber-art-imitates-trees http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117355/milling-lumber-art-imitates-trees Milling Lumber: Art Imitates... Trees? Posted by Ben_Blackmar
Can you name all the cuts of wood? Swiss artist Vincent Kohler understands wood, and shows it off in his creations ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117355/milling-lumber-art-imitates-trees
<![CDATA[Walnut Side Table is an Exercise in Geometry]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 09:35:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117093/walnut-side-table-is-an-exercise-in-geometry http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117093/walnut-side-table-is-an-exercise-in-geometry Walnut Side Table is an Exercise in Geometry Posted by jtetreault
A challenging three-legged side table with compound angles, ellipses and tapered, sculpted legs. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117093/walnut-side-table-is-an-exercise-in-geometry
<![CDATA[Totally Turning, Totally Awesome]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:30:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117720/totally-turning-totally-awesome http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117720/totally-turning-totally-awesome Totally Turning, Totally Awesome Posted by David_Heim
A recap of a great regional turning symposium ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117720/totally-turning-totally-awesome
<![CDATA[Copying Slides]]> Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:45:46 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117684/copying-slides http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117684/copying-slides Copying Slides Posted by danmosheim
A tip on converting slides to digital if you can't get a good scan ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117684/copying-slides