Tag: matt’s basement workshop

Spoken wood podcast no. 193

April 5, 20122 Comments

Today’s episode was written by Robert Pridgeon for the Little Good Pieces blog.  It’s titled “Folding trivet Roubo style” and was originally posted November 14, 2011 To read more great posts written by Robert visit the Little Good Pieces blog at littlegoodpieces.wordpress.com. Click to Play Download Audio File Do you have a blog post or […]

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482 Building a Hock smoothing plane kit pt 2

April 1, 20124 Comments

On today’s episode we wrap up the construction of the Hock Smoothing Plane Kit from Hock Tools. Last week we assembled the pieces, glued it all up and set it aside to dry in the clamps. Today we start the work to make it a fully functioning hand plane. I’ll walk you through one method […]

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Wood Talk Online Radio No. 94

March 29, 20123 Comments

On today’s show, it’s all about listener mail! Around the Web Popular Woodworking: California considers table saw law PBS iPad/iPhone App – Watch Wood Wright episodes! Email Bruce and Ryan both asked for our recommendation on the must-have tools for the beginner. Doug wants to know what oil he should use for rust prevention on […]

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481 Building a Hock Smoothing kit pt 1

March 25, 20129 Comments

Today’s episode is the first in a two (maybe three) part build series featuring the Hock Smoothing Plane Kit from Hock Tools. Previously we had such success building the Hock Shoulder Plane it only seemed like a great idea to come back and build this kit. Just like before, all the materials for successfully building […]

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Wood Talk Online Radio No. 93

March 16, 20120 Comments

Have a question or topic suggestion? Email Us or call and leave us a voice mail at (623) 242-5180 or Skype us at WoodTalkOnline. What’s on the bench?   Shannon: finished the Queene Anne side table, small bedside stand for wife, Shaker clock for HTS Matt: Broken closet door and a Hock Smoother Marc: Finishing […]

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Fine Woodworking Live Event the interview

March 16, 20122 Comments

Not to long ago Fine Woodworking Magazine announced the arrival of their first live woodworking event, Fine Woodworking Live. I had the pleasure of talking with FWW Editor Asa Christiana about the magazine and to fill us in on what Fine Woodworking Live is all about. We get all the details about the upcoming event, […]

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480 Samantha’s mirror frame Q&A

March 11, 20122 Comments

After the last episode of Samantha’s mirror frame project many of you wrote me to ask how I installed the mirror in the frame. It was a SLIGHT oversight on my part not to cover the topic, so I’m coming back with a third episode to remedy that mistake. While we’re talking about how I […]

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2012 Audience Survey

February 27, 20122 Comments

I realized the other day just how long it’s been since the last time I posted a listener survey. It’s easily been a couple of years since the last one, when all of you who participated, were generous enough to take the time to answer the questions and give us a better idea of who […]

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479 Samantha’s Mirror Pt. 2

February 26, 201214 Comments

On today’s show we’ll continue where we left off last week on the construction of the Cherry Mirror frame I recently built for my wife.  As I mentioned in the last episode we purchased a full-length mirror for our bedroom and after getting it home I decided it was just a little too plain for […]

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478 Samantha’s Mirror Pt. 1

February 19, 20125 Comments

Today we start a new build project.  We’ve (and by “we” I mean my wife) been in need of a full-length mirror in our bedroom for quite a longtime now. We (this time I mean “us”) finally purchased one not to long ago and I intended to hang it behind the door in our bedroom. […]

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