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Shop Talk Live 45: Taking the Fun Out of Fine Woodworkingcomments (13) November 15th, 2013 in blogs
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Shop Talk Live 45: Taking the Fun Out of Fine Woodworking
This week we welcome our new editor, Tom McKenna onto the show, and get the scoop on his background, where we're going, and more. Plus, we tackle a variety of woodworking questions this week--beginning with tips on working with furniture-grade plywood, and moving on to bandsaw wisdom, how dumpster diving can get you into trouble, and more.
Should we Straighten Up?
Finally, we admit to perhaps getting a little too goofy from time-to-time on the show, after a listener complains of too much humor. That said, a bit of fun helps make the time go by that much faster. Is it true? Do we need to stick to woodworking technique and steer clear of the gentle jibes, subtle humor and inside tidbits that make the show what it is? We try an experiment with the introduction of a brand new segment at the end of the show that might just "take the fun out of Fine Woodworking."
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- Shop Talk Live 44: Big Changes for Fine Woodworking
- Shop Talk Live 43: Richard Raffan Comes Stateside
- Shop Talk Live 42: Top Secret Woodworking
- Shop Talk Live 41: Ask a Rocket Scientist
- Shop Talk Live 40: From Compass Planes to Corrugated Planes
- Shop Talk Live 39: Handplane Hassles and Hardships
- Shop Talk Live 38: Brian Boggs' Brainy Shop Machinery
- Shop Talk Live 37: SawStop Portable in the Works
- Shop Talk Live 36: Definitely a Dovetail Disaster
- Shop Talk Live 35: Legendary Workshops
- Shop Talk Live 34: Bandsaw Master Michael Fortune
- Shop Talk Live 33: Best Bets for Jointer-Planer Upgrades
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