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Making SketchUp Your Own on the Mac

The following content is syndicated content. Simple Cabinetry with Pocket Hole Joinery     A Woodworker’s Guide to Grain Direction       How to Sharpen a Spokeshave       How to Sharpen Hollow Chisel Mortising Bits         … Continue reading here.

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Making SketchUp Your Own

The following content is syndicated content. Simple Tape Trick for Tight Fitting Through-Mortises Speed Up Handplane Honing with Your Ruler Smoothing Plane Tips and Techniques The Coolest Cutting Board Ever? […]

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Tambour Making at the Haystack School of Crafts

The following content is syndicated content. My latest Adventure in Woodworking took me to the Haystack School of Crafts in Deer Isle, Maine. Wendy Maruyama is an icon in the woodworking world, as well as a trailblazer for other women to enter the furniture design and fabricating profession.  I leaped at the opportunity last August […]

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10 Tips for Making Clean Cuts With Router Bits

The following content is syndicated content. 1.  If possible, use router bits with 1/2″ shanks. Many routers come with interchangeable 1/4″ and 1/2″ collets, and many bits are available in both shank diameters. But you’re likely to get better stability and less vibration with 1/2″ bits because of the increased shank mass – and that […]

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Hiland Wood’s Component & Casket Making Capabilities

The following content is syndicated content. Hiland Wood Products began in 1970 to help supply mouldings, millwork and components for cabinetry sister firm Schrock’s of Walnut Creek [since 1918] as well as other area makers. Another market is casket production. Business has been good for the firms and manufacturing space, currently at approximately 130,000 square […]

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Natural Stone Paving Slabs: 5 Tips For Making The Most Of Your Investment

Are you looking to lay or renovate a patio in Australia? With so many solutions to choose from, your hardest choice is deciding which surfacing you want. Whether you choose concrete, liquid limestone, brick or paving slabs, any surface will need regular cleaning and maintenance to remaining looking at its best. If you are considering […]

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5 Simple Ways Of Making Your Bathroom More Modern

If you are looking for a new renovation project then you should consider renewing your bathroom. A modern bathroom is going to ensure you can really relax after a long day at work and can also increase the value of your home if you are ever going to sell your house. Here are five very […]

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Making Room In Your House For A Home Office

Website of the day: Aurora Basement Finishing The trend towards working from home started a few years back. Now many people are finding it the ideal set-up, especially the women with growing children. They don’t have to deal with crying toddlers and a guilty conscience for having to leave their kids in a daycare center […]

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The Birth Of A Tool. Part I. Axe Making (by John Neeman Tools)

This is a short documentary movie that shows the whole process of how John Neeman Tools are being hand crafted. “It is a tragedy of the first magnitude that millions of people have ceased to use their hands as hands. Nature has bestowed upon us this great gift which is our hands. If the craze […]

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The Birth Of A Tool. Part 2. Chisel Making (by John Neeman)

This is the last part of a short documentary movie that shows the whole process of how the John Neeman tools are being hand crafted. “It is a tragedy of the first magnitude that millions of people have ceased to use their hands as hands. Nature has bestowed upon us this great gift which is […]

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