This 6 minute video tutorial gives step by step instructions on the materials needed to start turning on a lathe, specifically making a pen out of a kit. It is designed to inform and help you get comfortable with the tools and the exact procedure needed to make a pen.
Much like in woodworking, where the craft is passed on from generation to generation with a mentor leading the way, the same concept applies to the Woodcraft Franchise business…it can transcend generations! Learn more and continue the woodworking tradition in a business you own!
George Snyder explains the difference between Japanese Kanna planes and western style planes.
Ever wonder about difference between super glue, crazy glue, instant glue and CA glue? Actually, they’re just different names for the same product. The technical name is “cyanoacrylate”. CA glue really is “super” – a one square inch bonding of cyanoacrylate can hold about a ton.
Most of us don’t give a lot of thought to drilling, but all holes are not created equal. There is a big difference between punching a hole in a 2×4 and boring a precise hole for furniture joinery or a hinge. It’s easy to get a hole that is out of round or has splintered edges. To drill a satisfactory hole, you need the right type of drill bit.