8 ideas to make your bench work harder
Chris Schwarz demonstrates how to improve any existing bench with a few inexpensive pieces of wood and steel.
In this video, Ben Strano shows how he keeps his sizeable collection of hardware tamed and organized so that he can find what he needs when he needs it.
Tim Coleman’s shop, located just steps from the front door of his house, is filled with beautiful machinery— some vintage, some modern—well-loved hand tools, and more than a few of his favorite bicycles.
While the tablesaw is plenty capable by itself, you can pump it up even more with a handful of jigs, fixtures, and accessories.
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May 12, 2020
With this jig and a set of sharpening stones, you can rehone even the "disposable" jointer and planer blades in your shop.
May 8, 2020
The number of cool shop storage articles and videos in the Fine Woodworking arsenal is astounding. Here are just a few to get you thinking about where you can make some additions or improvements.
May 5, 2020
The curved back of a regular sanding block makes a great tool for smoothing concave surfaces.
May 4, 2020
Bob Miller shares the racks he made to hold parts while finishing and drying.
May 1, 2020
Ben Strano demonstrates how to build an accessory table that mounts in your lathe banjo when using it as a disk sander.
April 30, 2020
Sleeving keeps the corrogated vacuum and dust collector hoses from snagging on the sharp edges of a bench or machine table.
April 29, 2020
A tablesaw and a tilted blade make it easy to cut a perfect octagon
April 16, 2020
Dowels make it easier to line up disks perfectly and quickly.
April 9, 2020
Stop-block design allows the stop to get real close to the blade, making it ideal for short cutoffs. It also has a built-in measuring tape.
March 27, 2020
Bob Van Dyke demonstrates how to precisely set your router table fence for perfectly centered groove.
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