September 5, 2017
When you need to sand a small area without damaging the surface around it, strip-sanding is a great method. Cut a long strip of sandpaper and trap it between your…
August 29, 2017
A while back I built a Shaker-style round stand but wasn’t sure how to plane accurate tapers on both sides of each leg. I found the answer in the curvy…
August 28, 2017
Scrub planes can do more than just rough work
June 20, 2017
How often do you hunt through a drawer or box of sandpaper looking for a specific grit? This small tray will keep up to nine grits of folded sandpaper organized…
December 13, 2016
In the conclusion to this video workshop, Mike adds a delicate chamfer and gets the tabletop ready for finish
December 2, 2016
By turning a burr on a standard disposable knife blade and adding a simple maple handle, you get an amazing detail scraper
November 2, 2016
A sanding block is an essential piece of woodworking equipment, with designs ranging from basic to high-tech. I’ve had good luck with this bandsawn block for many years. It can…
September 29, 2016
When applying finish to a tabletop recently, I discovered a couple of areas of severe tearout I had missed. To remove it with a card scraper or sandpaper would have…
March 30, 2016
From repairs to assembly to finishing, how to get the most from this versatile shop helper
Accidentally glue your fingers together with super glue? Here's what to do.
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