Woodcraft Magazine covers the Projects, Techniques, and Products of woodworking like no one else! Each issue is packed with stories from our expert project designers, builders, writers and consultants to help you work wood successfully and add to your woodworking skills and knowledge. Besides Projects, Techniques and Projects, you’ll visit a unique woodshop, collect new shop tips and patterns, and learn more about the wood used to build an issue project.
Issue 47: June/July 12
Store pushsticks, wrenches, saw blades, dado set, and miter gauge with this mobile “Tablesaw Accessory Cabinet”. Or build a handsome wall cabinet in the Shaker style “Quilt Front Cabinet”. Hungry for some pizza? Edge-glue the blanks for a pizza peel, cutter, and wall hanger, and then cut out and machine the “Pizza Trio” in time for the next pizza party. Give your unwieldy crosscut sled and assist at the front end of your table saw with this back-saving “Crosscut Sled Support Arm” that cantilevers out for steady support.
Techniques in this issue: “Jointer Fundamentals” Establish the proper and safe approaches when using this all-important machine for face-jointing, edge-jointing and jointing long stock.
Tool features include: “Nail Guns in the Workshop” “Hot New Tools and Accessories” and “Well Stocked Shop: Hex-Hed Drill Accessories.” Check out this latest batch of quick-change artists.
Special Features – “Fire Safety in the Home Shop” and “Safeguards for Toxic Woods”. Protect your shop and woodworking investment with the strategies found here. And discover what woods to watch out for, the health-related issues they can cause, and ways to protect yourself when sawing, sanding, turning and performing other machining operations.