Article Index

Tracksaw Guide Case

October 2019 | Issue 263 | Page: 68

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Tracksaw guides don’t come cheap; keep yours ding-free with this on-the-go carrier. Plan is available in the WOOD Store.
 

Get On Board with Guide Bushings

October 2019 | Issue 263 | Page: 64

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Create identical parts, tight-fitting inlays, perfect circles, and more with this essential, low-cost router accessory. Here’s how guide bushings make your woodworking easier, faster, and more accurate. 
 

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De-stress glue-ups by storing clamps and supplies in these handy hanging holders. Plan is available in the WOOD Store.
 

Straight Talk on Straight Bits

October 2019 | Issue 263 | Page: 58

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Though profile bits get all the glory, the humble straight bit serves as the true workshop hero. Its work, often unseen, creates dadoes for shelving, rabbets in carcases, mortises, duplicate parts, and so much more.
 

Frames Without Miters

October 2019 | Issue 263 | Page: 52

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Miters can be finicky to cut and clamp, and they make a relatively weak joint. Instead, try these techniques to create simple, strong, handsome frames for pictures, mirrors, and more. 
 

Nesting Tables

October 2019 | Issue 263 | Page: 48

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Two small tables slide comfortably under the large table. Sturdily constructed, they make great benches and footstools, too. Plan is available in the WOOD Store
 

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Combining both wood-dimensioning functions into one unit saves precious shop space—and maybe some dollars.
 

Planer Cart

October 2019 | Issue 263 | Page: 36

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This sturdy shop helper holds its ground in use and picks up like a wheelbarrow for easy moving. Plan is available in the WOOD Store

Picking Out a Router

October 2019 | Issue 263 | Page: 32

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Whether you’re buying your first router or adding another to your tool kit, it pays to consider these keys to getting one best suited to your needs.
 

Hidden-drawer Bookcase

October 2019 | Issue 263 | Page: 24

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Shelves with obvious style… and an inconspicuous secret drawer! Plan is available in the WOOD Store
 

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