Issue 65: June / July 2015
Turn a Picnic-Perfect Croquet Set. Then build the mobile storage box to keep the set in one tidy place. Purchase the balls and wickets from our buying guide source.An elegant Corner Table offers a...
An elegant Corner Table offers a worthy challenge with a big payoff. Master woodworker Andy Rae shows you how to veneer curved surfaces, create bent-laminated parts, and rout sliding dovetail drawer joinery in a way that provokes pride in your project and confidence in your craftsmanship.
Check out our do-it-all jig for sawing circles and arcs at the bandsaw! Infinitely adjustable, precise, and easy to use, it allows you to cut tabletops and other discs up to 6'' in diameter, as well as all sorts of curved rails, shelves, and other arced workpieces.
Plug in your bandsaw, scrollsaw, and sanders to shape a charming heart-shaped keepsake box. Top it off with ribbons and bows.
Spend a couple of fun hours making a selectable-angle layout tool that you’ll enjoy using for years to come. It makes a great gift for woodworking friends too!
Use our beer bottle pattern inside to make this amusing refrigerator magnet. Hidden magnets work to catch caps as they fall; add to the fun with a laser-engraved label.
Newly built furniture gains historic character and green value when it’s built with reclaimed lumber. Get expert advice on where to find old wood and how to safely and effectively give it new life in your next project.
See how pro turner Nick Cook properly prepares the cutting edges of the six most-used turning tools in your arsenal. Included is the plan for Nick’s rock-solid grinder stand.
Also, Tips & Tricks; Woodsense: Osage-orange; and Hot New Tools: WoodRiver No.1 Bench, Hand Plane V3, Doctor’s Woodshop, Finishes, WoodRiver Vacuum Pump Kit, Rikon 25-130H 13" Helical Portable Planer