June 4, 2020
One reader asks Chris Becksvoort if sanding too fine will interfere with finishing.
May 5, 2020
The curved back of a regular sanding block makes a great tool for smoothing concave surfaces.
January 6, 2020
Keep bags of dust organized by wood species so you can fill gaps and make repairs.
July 2, 2019
I use a lot of epoxy in my woodworking, for everything from gluing up panels to filling holes and cracks. Being a one-man shop, I appreciate the extended open time…
March 28, 2019
Long-lasting mesh sanding pads
December 12, 2018
Ben Brunick takes a look at these contortionist sanding sheets
August 14, 2018
A roundup of our top articles and videos on power tools from Mark Edmundson, Michael Fortune, Marc Adams, and more
March 30, 2016
Custom-made sanding drums let you smooth any curve
November 9, 2015
Wood finishes tend to raise the grain of the wood, lifting tiny whiskers that are rough to the touch. The best way to smooth those fibers back down is wet-sanding.
October 30, 2015
In Part II of our series, you’ll learn how and why you want to follow power-sanding with a sanding block and finer grits, to get the wood ready for a truly perfect finish.
UNLIMITED membership - Get access to it all
© 2020 The Taunton Press, Inc. All rights reserved.
Become an UNLIMITED member and get it all: searchable online archive of every issue, how-to videos, Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking digital series, print magazine, e-newsletter, and more.