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The inside story on what goes into plywood and how to choose what's right for your project.
Mistakes. Everyone makes them, but you can make them disappear with wood filler.
One-step mortising. Find out how to get great results with hollow chisel mortising systems.
This table and a mortising kit turns your drill press into a precision joint-making machine.
Page 17: Exploded view
The size of the carriage bolt and star knob was printed as 15/16" but it should be 5/16".
This small table is the perfect project to try your hand at mortise and tenon joinery.
Master this hand-held router technique for crisp, tearout-free edges every time.
A router template and unique hardware are all it takes to go from sitting to sleeping.
Page 29: Exploded view
Two measurements are missing from the lower right side of the drawing. There are drill holes in the legs of the piece; the lower one is 5 7/8" up from the bottom, and the upper one is 8 3/8" up from the bottom.
Page 29: Exploded view, detail a
Clarification: It may not be clear that the detail view of the top section shows the orientation of the leg (A) and stretcher (G) for the back right leg and the front left leg. The other two legs are mirror images with the same dimensions.
Page 30: Exploded view, detail c
The drawing indicates that the leg piece H is 3 1/2" long, but it should be 3".
Dovetailed drawers and highly figured veneer make this chest stand out.
Highly figured veneers turn an ordinary project into a classic showpiece. We'll share proven techniques for great-looking results.
Simple strategies you can use to get your lumber and sheet goods under control.
A sprayed on lacquer finish without a spray gun -- we'll show you how.