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Woodcraft magazine readers project woodworking showcase toy making rocking horse

Check out some projects from our readers!

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Wcmag tool review oneida air benchtop dc personal dust collector

Air filtration units are essential to a safe shop; no dust collection system is complete without one. They pull particles from the air that would otherwise make their way to our lungs—a serious health risk. 

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Wcm square

Whenever I have to drill a hole in a cabinet wall or other vertical surface, it’s often important to make sure the hole is square to the surface. 

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Wcm square

I find that quick-grip clamps have lots of other uses besides holding workpieces together. 

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Glue squeeze-out at panel intersections can be difficult to clean up. 

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Effective glue-ups often require using clamping cauls to pull joints home, especially when assembling casework. 

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Hickory bar stool woodsense wood info

As Presidential nicknames go, they don’t get much better than that of Andrew Jackson. He was dubbed “Old Hickory” after exhibiting his toughness during the War of 1812. And tough is an apt word to describe hickory. 

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Wcmag great gear how to use card scrapers

Of the many simple woodworking tools in my shop, one of the most versatile might be a rectangle of steel. 

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Woodworking technique what is climb cutting with a router

I’ve read that climb-cutting (feeding a router opposite the normal direction) can reduce tearout. But I’ve also heard that it’s dangerous.

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Vacuum veneering and lamination doesn’t always require professional equipment costing hundreds of dollars. A new hand-powered vacuum-bag system can introduce you to this professional technique easily and inexpensively.  

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