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Tips & Techniques4

Six great tips from fellow woodworkers: 1. Narrow Stock Push Block. 2. Fence Stop. 3. Stamp Dispenser Idea. 4. Router Table Hold-in Jig. 5. Sanding Tube. 6. Hand-Rubbing Deft Finish

Chairside Chest6

Classic frame and panel construction highlighted with fluted brass knobs are sure to make this walnut cabinet an heirloom project.

Tool Techniques14

Drill Press -- Tips and jigs for getting the most out of your drill press.

Shop Notes16

Some tips and ideas from inside the Woodsmith Shop: 1. A Molding Miter Box. 2. Cutting Duplicate Tenons. 3. Drawer Catches. 4. Clamping Mortise and Tenon Joints.

Plant Stand18

Inspired by Craftsman-style furniture, this white oak plant stand uses traditional mortise and tenon joinery.

Sandpaper Storage24

Here's a system for storing quarter sheets of sandpaper in your shop. Plus a slick jig for cutting sandpaper to the correct size for a pad sander.

Sandpaper Dispenser26

A useful project for storing and cutting rolls of self-adhesive sandpaper.

Tools of the Trade28

We take an in-depth look at 3M's Stikit Sandpaper.

Talking Shop29

Comments and Questions about jointers and planers; band saw blades; runners for jigs; and disposing of oily rags.

Final Details32