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Tips & Techniques4

High-End Sanders10

Sanding can be a dusty, time-consuming task. These top-notch models remove the drudgery.

Shop-Made Knobs & Pulls 14

Create classic Craftsman-style knobs and pulls for your next project with these easy steps.

Wall-Mounted Shelves16

Make a design statement with this elegant shelving system. The modular design of this wall-mounted unit makes it easy to customize.

The door tracks and shelves were stained with General Finishes' Brown Mahogany Gel Stain. All the parts were sprayed with two coats of lacquer.

Craft Cabinet20

Everyone should have a hobby. So we designed a great place to enjoy it. This expandable craft center provides a large work area and handy storage to suit a wide range of hobbies and crafts.

  • Page 31: Cutting Diagram
    There are two pieces labeled QQ in the third board down from the top. These two pieces are incorrect and can be removed from the illustration. The correct QQ parts are properly labeled in the bottom board.

The craft cabinet was stained with General Finishes' Candlelight Oil Stain, and then sprayed with a couple coats of satin lacquer.

Shop Notebook32

Tall Case Clock34

This stylish tall clock has classic looks, simple construction, and a modern movement. It's sure to become a family heirloom.

The clock was stained with a custom mixture of three parts Zar Cherry and one part WoodKote Jel'd Cherry. This was followed with two coats of spray lacquer.

Stopped Dadoes & Grooves42

Make this basic case joinery at the router table or with a hand-held router and a simple jig.

3 Ways to Make Tenons44

For your next project, learn three ways to cut precision tenons on the table saw.

The Details of Dovetails48

Focus on the layout details the next time you want to cut great-looking dovetails.


Final Details52