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Tips & Techniques4

Lithium Ion Batteries8

Learn about the latest developments in cordless tool battery technology.

Japanese Saws10

There's a style of saw for every joinery need. And you'll master the techniques in short order.

Incra Table Saw Fence14

If absolute precision is what you're after in a table saw fence, this is the upgrade for you.

Cutting Boards16

This great-looking set of cutting boards offers an enjoyable contrast. You can build them in a weekend, but you'll get to enjoy using them for years to come.

Page 18: Illustrations

Clarification: The finger hole should be 1" in diameter. This measurement was omitted.

Page 19: Illustration, juice groove template

The drawing at the top of the page indicates that the template radius is 11 1/2" but this is not correct. The correct curvature is 11 1/4", as shown in detail a on the same page.

Queen Anne Lowboy20

This project takes a modern approach to building a classic piece of furniture. All the traditional details are here, but in a package that's surprisingly straightforward to build.

Online Extras

Page 24: Detail d illustration

The measurement for the lower left drawer opening is shown as 8 1/4". That measurement actually goes to the left edge of the mortise for the Part C tenon. The opening itself is 8".

Page 28: Main illustration, detail 'b'

The groove in the drawer front to receive the bottom is not shown in the drawings or the details. It should be 9/16" from the bottom edge if you account for the lip.

Shop Notebook30

Treasure Box32

You don't have to take on a big project to improve your woodworking skills. This small box starts with some basic techniques, adds a few new twists, and results in a very stylish design.

Page 36: Detail C

The brass screws should be 1/2" long, not 1". (Neither the materials list nor the sources reference the length of the screws.)

Shaping a Cabriole Leg38

We'll show you a simple, step-by-step approach for making great-looking cabriole legs.

Online Extras

Page 40: Figure 8

The hardboard foot template should be 2-5/8" in diameter, not radius.

Small Tool Storage44

Take a look at a few great ways to organize the tools you reach for every day.

Using Dye Concentrates46

Pre-mixed concentrates can give your project fantastic color and make using dyes much easier.

Versatile Bead Molding48

Adding a simple bead profile to a project can turn it from plain to eye-catching.

Q & A50

Final Details52

Issue Updates

Page 28: Main illustration, detail 'b'

The groove in the drawer front to receive the bottom is not shown in the drawings or the details. It should be 9/16" from the bottom edge if you account for the lip.