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July/August 2016

Issue No. 255

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On the Cover:
Learn From Antiques

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Features Page

Learn From Antiques

by Steve Latta

Avoid construction mishaps by looking at mistakes from the past
42

10 Essential Layout Tools

by Christian Becksvoort

Every woodworking project begins with layout, and that layout must be accurate and efficient for each task to be successful.

24

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A Table for 2, 4, or 6

by Chris Gochnour

Gate-leg design expands from small to large in a jiffy
30

Track Saws

by Mark Edmundson

For fast, accurate cuts in plywood and more, these compact saws are hard to beat
38

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Sleek box with a Sliding Lid

by Michael Cullen

Clean, versatile design offers easy access to what’s inside
49

Which Waxes Work Best

by Mark Schofield

A close look at price, performance, appearance, and smell
54

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Marriage of Metal and Wood

by Jonathan Binzen

Woodworkers in search of a perfect union of materials
58

Turning a Bowl

by Mike Mahoney

Make a functional and beautiful bowl from a chunk of green wood
67
Departments Page
CONTRIBUTORS 8
WORKSHOP TIPS 14
TOOLS & MATERIALS 18
DESIGNER'S NOTEBOOK 22

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GALLERY 74
HANDWORK 78
MASTER CLASS 82
LOOKING BACK 88
HOW THEY DID IT 90
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Current Issue

July/August 2016

Issue No. 255

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On the Cover:
Build a Bedside Table

Subscribers in the U.S. should receive this issue by February 10.