Clean design, cool joinery, and generous drawer space make this contemporary piece shine as an end table or night stand. And it hides a secret: a recess below the top holds an inductive charger for keeping your phone topped off.
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Beautiful grain that makes wood so appealing to the eye can also make it difficult to work. Tear-out from planing, or splintery saw cuts, for instance, will spoil the look of any project. Taking time to read and understand the grain of a board before you start making project parts from it will help you machine it for top-quality cuts.
Woodworking existed long before tablesaws. And although today’s shops tend to center on a tablesaw, you can still do superb woodworking without one. Here’s how.