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320 Pt 2 of October’s Visit with Hendrik Varju

October 21, 20080 Comments

Here’s part 2 of this month’s talk with Hendrik Varju, where we’re discussing his new DVD “Revelations on Table Saw Set-up & Safety”. Qoute from Hendrik on his new DVD: Given the nature of the table saw and all of the inherent dangers of using one, I did not feel comfortable putting out an incomplete […]

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319 Pt 1 of October’s Visit with Hendrik Varju

October 19, 20080 Comments

Today’s episode is part 1 of our October visit with Hendrik Varju our very own guest expert here at Matt’s Basement Workshop. We’ll be discussing his latest DVD “Revelations on Table Saw Set-up & Safety”. For more information on ordering this DVD from Hendrik stop by his website at www.passionforwood.com.

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307 Hendrik in September Pt. 2

September 14, 20080 Comments

It’s Monday and we’re starting this week off with the second half of our September visit with Hendrik Varju. We pick up the discussion with Mike’s question on cross-grain glue-ups. Enjoy!!! The article recommended by Hendrik for dealing with compound joinery is in the October 2002 #158 issue of Fine Woodworking Magazine, p.96 in the […]

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306 Hendrik in September Pt. 1

September 11, 20080 Comments

MBW’s very own guest expert Hendrik Varju is back once again and today we’re answering some of your questions that you sent. Today’s episode is Part 1 of a 2 part series. The second episode will of course be released on Monday. To start the show off we find out what Hendrik thought of the […]

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277 Why Do We Woodwork? Pt 2

June 15, 20080 Comments

Our very own guest expert Hendrik Varju has returned for another visit here at Matt’s Basement Workshop, and this month we’re mixing things up a little bit. Rather than our usual question and answer show, we’re talking a little more philosophical and asking the question “Why do we woodwork?” This is the wrap-up to our […]

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276 Why Do We Woodwork? Pt 1

June 12, 20082 Comments

Our very own guest expert Hendrik Varju has returned for another visit here at Matt’s Basement Workshop, and this month we’re mixing things up a little bit. Rather than our usual question and answer show, we’re talking a little more philosophical and asking the question “Why do we woodwork?” Today’s episode is part 1, and […]

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266 – Talking to Hendrik About Starting A Woodworking Business Pt. 2

May 18, 20080 Comments

This is Part 2 of our talk with Hendrik about starting a woodworking business. We all know that at some point the thought of starting our own has crossed our minds. I for one have wasted many an hour, daydreaming of walking away from my day job and spending the rest of my life happily […]

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265 – Talking to Hendrik About Starting a Woodworking Business Pt. 1

May 15, 20080 Comments

We all know that at some point the thought of starting our own woodworking business has crossed our minds. I for one have wasted many an hour, daydreaming of walking away from my day job and spending the rest of my life happily making beautiful projects for even happier clients. But, to be honest I […]

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257 – Chris Schwarz on MBW

April 17, 20080 Comments

Chris Schwarz, editor of Popular Woodworking and Woodworking Magazines, author of “Workbenches: From Design & Theory to Construction & Use”, and of course star of three Lie-Nielsen DVDs agreed to come on the show for an interview with yours truly. While I meant to ask Chris everything under the sun regarding hand tools and his […]

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255 – April Visit with Hendrik Pt. 2

April 13, 20080 Comments

It’s April and Hendrik is back to answer more of your questions. This month we’re talking about dealing with troubled stock. Since nothing is worse than dealing with cupped, bowed, twisted or crooked boards we answer your questions about how to tame these problems or maybe even avoid them. Today is part 2 of our […]

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