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Tips & Techniques4

Two-Drawer Bookcase6

This bookcase features five shelves, offering plenty of room for books or display items. And as an added bonus, there's a pair of drawers at the bottom that provides extra storage space.

Sliding Half Dovetails14

The neat thing about sliding half dovetails is that they're held together entirely by mechanical strength -- no glue. And to make them, all you need is a router and a simple jig.

Shop Notes16

Holiday Lantern18

Looking for a good way to light up the holidays? This scroll saw project may be just the ticket. But don't be surprised if nearly everyone who sees it asks you to make them one.

Ripping Tips24

Although it's one of the most basic woodworking skills, there's more to ripping than meets the eye. Here are some pointers to help you get great results with every cut.

Folding Desk Clock28

On a desk or on the go, this folding desk clock looks great and doesn't take up much space. It includes a press-in quartz clock movement and room for your favorite photograph.

Veneering Small Projects32

Any way you slice it, adding veneer is a quick way to transform the look of a project. If you've never tried veneering before, here are a few tips to get you started on a small-scale project.

Talking Shop34

Final Details36