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Digital plans from Brian Benham

January 17, 20160 Comments

A question I get asked all the time is “where do you buy digital project plans?” I have to admit I don’t normally purchase plans, since I usually draw my own, but when I needed help creating some for the Tall Dresser Project last year my good friend Brian Benham stepped up and knocked it […]

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The Workshop Companion series with Nick Engler

May 7, 20151 Comment

Everything you need to know as a woodworker in one collection? Well, that’s a pretty tall order, but Nick Engler’s classic “Workshop Companion” series is a great place to start. This bestselling 21-book set (more than 2,750 pgs!) covers a huge range of woodworking topics including: Using core woodworking machinery (band saw, table saw, router […]

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Welcome to our newest sponsor Centipede Tools

May 4, 20152 Comments

I’d like to welcome our newest sponsor Centipede Tools to the show! If you’re not familiar with their Centipede Sawhorse line, take a look. I’ve had the chance to worth the Ed and Keith in the past and they’re a great couple of guys with ideas for products such as the Centipede Sawhorse that are […]

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Workbench and Blacksmithing Collections at Shop Woodworking

April 13, 20150 Comments

How’s that old adage about April showers go? “April showers bring May flowers.” I don’t how that has anything to do with woodworking or what I’m about to share with you, but I imagine taking advantage of one or both of these new collections from Shop Woodworking will probably pay off in the shop somewhere […]

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Shop Woodworking’s “Arts & Crafts Ultimate Collection”

February 22, 20150 Comments

It’s nearly the end of the month and I just realized I forgot to mention that this month’s Shop Woodworking Value Pack is the “Arts & Crafts Ultimate Collection” According to the description on Shop Woodworking’s website: “Get 110+ Arts & Crafts furniture projects in this ultimate collection! Start off with basic, easy-to-build pieces in […]

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Festool’s 2015 Video contest

February 11, 20150 Comments

Festool’s Connect 2015 Event was just announced the other day and their searching for Festool users to submit videos featuring them using their Festool tools in the following categories: Testimonial Instructional / How-To Share Your Shop Share Your Festool Project Shop / Vehicle Organization with Festool 2014 Entries and winners According to the Festool Connect […]

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More Tim Yoder Woodturning Videos for me!

January 21, 20150 Comments

Maybe the number one reason I’m so slow getting back into the shop and starting the first project of the year is because I’m too busy watching these great Tim Yoder Woodturning videos, specifically “Woodturning with Tim Yoder – Season 2, Episodes 7-12” I bought over at Shop Woodworking recently. This is the second set […]

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George Walker’s “Unlocking the secrets of traditional design”

January 14, 20153 Comments

After my post on Monday about “re-dimensioning” versus “designing” I’ve been trying to think of additional resources for anyone interested in learning more about different ways to achieve something similar. At this point I’m open to new ideas, but I’ve been having such good luck with what I’m doing (right or wrong) that I don’t […]

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Demo video for the Carter Accu-Right Circle Cutter

January 9, 20156 Comments

While I’m still working on getting the first of the videos prepared for “Madison’s Dresser” I thought I’d share a recent product demo video I produced for the fine folks over at Highland Woodworking. In the video I had an opportunity to try out and show what you can do with the Carter Accu-Right Circle […]

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Get more Roy in 2015

January 7, 20150 Comments

Baby it’s cold outside and with all the snow that’s been coming down in my neck of the woods the last thing I want to do is leave the warm shop (okay…couch!) Apparently the folks over at Shop Woodworking are aware of this and they came up with a great excuse not to leave by […]

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