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
Scribe a diameter on a cylinder end on the lathe
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Dividing a circle into 12 parts
Easily locate 12 evenly-spaced points on a circle, as for the hours on a clock, with this simple method.
It's easy to make a bunch of square or rectangular project parts and get them all to be identical. But when you're dealing with a project that has curved or irregular parts, such as the rockers on a baby cradle, it takes a template and router to make matching parts. In this video, WOOD Magazinethat has curve very regular part such as the ends of this magazine rack . The photo cutouts. On this keepsake box. Using a template and a router you can make as many of these parts as
Adjusting Planer Tables
You don't have to live with sniped boards coming out of your planer. You may just need to adjust the tables. WOOD magazine's Craig Ruegsegger shows you how.the table enough that you can just fit a penny as a straight edge right next to the inside -- at the table. If the leading into the boards sags as the back in passes and
Drill Press Tips and Techniques
The drill press is a very versatile machine in your woodworking shop. WOOD Magazine's Jim Heavey shows you how to take full advantage of the drill press using a few simple tricks and techniques. Jim also demonstrates how to set up your drill press for the best performance, and provides tips forif you don't have it on yours it should be in your owner's manual generally speaking the smaller the bit the faster can run. The larger the bit -- slower -- wrong. That's slower speed really cuts down the torque and also greatly reduces team on burning. It's speed should be found on the drill press in your owner's manual and if you can't find them in either place you can find or speed shark would magazine dot com. Now here's adjustment that you need to make before you start using your drill press and that is to make sure at the table is level so we found a very simplistic way to do it. We just took a coat hanger and -- it so that as we turn it around on the table. We can see what hearts it touches on the
Drill Perpendicular Holes Without a Drill Press
If you've ever tried to drill holes perpendicular to the face of a workpiece without using a drill press, you know how hard that can be to do accurately. In this video, WOOD Magazine Senior Design Editor Kevin Boyle shows three ways to bore perfectly perpendicular holes using a portable drill and ain Nightline after your lines answer bushing and -- her role. Another legal option with that group cut there isn't allows you to -- round surfaces. And the security on their but you can actually drill
Tensioning a Bandsaw Blade
Improve your bandsaw's performance, especially when resawing or sawing thick material, by tensioning the blade properly. WOOD Magazine's Craig Ruegsegger takes the mystery out of the process in this step-by-step video.Too much attention now perplexed tension. And I get to the three eighths inch mark on -- I have a three inch blade. Movement checked into Iraq. Remind blatant weakness. That's three eighths inch mark. For three inch blade. And we'll check this just complexion about the same amount of pressure. Them about a quarter inch