Many woodworkers revere the card scraper as if it possesses magical properties. A dirt cheap tool that can remove glue, smooth knots and gnarly wood, strip paint, or knock down finish nibs without making noise or dust may indeed sound like a woodworker’s Holy Grail. But in truth, there’s no great mystery to harnessing the magic of this humble piece of steel.
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The Editors of Woodcraft Magazine® have selected their best "technique" articles and are now making them available for download directly to your computer. Topics ranging from finishing to hand cutting dovetails will allow you to read, learn, and apply woodworking techniques that you once thought impossible. Seasoned woodworking professionals will lead you through the steps necessary to master these skills, making use of detailed color photography to provide additional insight into the process. While the skilled use of these techniques are important for a variety of woodworking applications, these articles will prove to be invaluable when undertaking projects in the Woodcraft Magazine® Classic™ Project Plans series.