Tools, Tips and Techniques
Body Mechanics for Easier Hand-planing
Maximize your efforts when hand-planing a board by focusing on efficient body mechanics.
Choosing grain for best appearance
WOOD Design Editor Kevin Boyle offers advice on selecting grain patterns for a more attractive finished project.that sort of thing. Reason Cherie. And I action movies of course civil war does pass wouldn't orphans but. Do you supply would this project and one of the things that can occur to me when most of the issue I would. Is a lot of times in our minds of trying to save money and be frugal and most efficient is that we blip at Bagram plywood sheet. And were cut in maximizing everything we can
Installing a knife hinge
WOOD Design Editor Kevin Boyle shows how to install a knife hinge on the Krenov-inspired cabinet (issue #241).it's nice and snug and. Peso now go over our own words drug war in any case and do worse now. So basically civil war operation nominees this subject detonate. And I M registry to save face in front of the case. This is the Brodeur. No
Whether you've just bought a new tablesaw or you want to improve the performance of your current saw, there are a few things you can do to it to ensure clean, accurate cuts. In this video, WOOD magazine's Jim Heavey walks you through a step-by-step check-and-adjustment of all the components of yourfirst part of this tune up is a thorough review of the owner's manual if you don't have when you can get it from the manufacturer where you can find when online. Now let's start withadjustments are you made to that they're done with stops and your owner's manual showing you where they're placed in how to make those adjustments. Now let's turn our attention to the cabinets offense yet likeit's not there adjustment screws in the back of his cage your owner's manual showing how to make those adjustments. The last thing that I'll do to make sure. But I have a perfect ninety degrees.
Skew Chisel Sharpening
Keep your skew chisel razor-sharp and ready for turning. WOOD's turning expert, Brian Simmons, shows you how to shape, grind, and hone your skew chisel.the flat stone. And then raising they handle. I insured two point contacts system . To slide back and forth. Across the sound. I checked my progress often to ensure that I'm not raising able to high.
Ultimate Sharpening System
WOOD magazine's ultimate sharpening system using three types of sharpening media
Trick Out Your Drill Press
If you've just bought a new drill press, or are looking for ways to expand the usefulness of the one you have, you can add a few store-bought and shop-made accessories that make it really versatile. In this video, WOOD magazine's Jim Heavey demonstrates the installation and use of a drill-pressbe markedly easier to control watch. All the way across. That should complete mortgage . And now let's look at our completed mortars. From there we go. Very nice. -- -- one place and drill press really
Cutting Crown Molding
You don't need a slide rule, an eagle eye, or a compound mitersaw to make dead-on cuts in crown molding. Using this intuitive technique, anyone can cut crown molding easily and accurately.keep them from teetering when you're making your cuts. Before -- -- crown molding we first need to determine which is the bottom which is the top. The bottom of the crown -- will always beedges it flush against the fence. And the table. To hold our crown molding in position while we make our cuts and installed this stop. Using a space here to keep it to correct distance from
WOOD magazine's Bandsaw Tuneup
WOOD magazine's Craig Ruegsegger gives you a full tour of the bandsaw and shows how to tune up the saw for greatly improved performance. You'll see exactly how to: Set the wheels coplanar - and learn why it's important. Use a dirt-simple gauge when adjusting the guides and bearings so the bladewearable to Barings and the blades to take -- ordinary piece of masking tape . And -- around the play this great stays in place don't have to have a third hand to -- that way ofI want to look closely you can see that as a brings masking tape . Up between the -- it just kisses the burnings and makes a move a little bit that's just the gap and after.Easily bring it up. So it just. Touches the back into the masking tape . And locked in place in the same test here to see that just kisses. The thrust -- it. Turns this tape goes
Straightedge Guide for Circular Saw and Router
You don't need a shop full of expensive machinery such as a cabinet saw and jointer to get perfectly straight edges on your stock. In this video, you'll learn how using only a circular saw, router, and a sheet of medium-density fiberboard, you can create and use a cutting guide that gives youjust a portable circular saw and hand held router. You'll need to straight edge and you can buy warranties but they tend to be pricey I'm gonna show you how to make your own again justplus three inches eight inches and then the center -- on mine straight edge I'm gonna make three inches so I've got eleven inches. Let's say twelve inches and mark my twelve inch dimensions both fans.Fear now we've got our. Base for the straight -- That one straight edge here we've got error field cut that's not so straight. Rather factory straight edge here so minute cut the three inch wide -- for the center of -- to go down the server base. From message. Both -- need to be straight parallel. So I'm going to use this -- to guide the saw. I mean he is a combination squares of marquee games so I got. For a half inches which is the distance from the saw -- This off base plus three inches which