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In this issue:

=> Create Your Personalized Favorites Page
(WOODWEB members build their own list of links)

=> Auction Alert
(Two furniture manufacturers)

=> Knowledge Base Highlights
(The latest additions to this growing resource)

=> Hot Threads
(A sampling of current forum discussions)

=> Video Pick

=> Featured Project
(Maloof-style rocker)


=> Create Your Personalized My Favorites Page

A My Favorites page for WOODWEB members has just been
unveiled... Collect a list of links to your favorite forum
threads, Knowledge Base articles, and other pages at
WOODWEB, and keep them organized on your personal My
Favorites page.

If you haven't already, become a WOODWEB member for free
at the link below.
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- Personal Member Profile (you choose whether to make
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- Automatic notification options to keep you informed of
Forum and Exchange activity
- Quick Post at Forums and Exchanges - forms are
filled out automatically with your Member Profile
- Easily access your Project Gallery and Shop Gallery



=> Auction Alert

Rosen Systems Online Auction of Smith Furniture
Ends July 26. 
Complete Upholstered Furniture Manufacturer in Waco, TX. 
For more details:

Public Auction - ALCA Design - Furniture Manufacturer
Woodworking equipment, machinery, office equipment,
wood inventory and more.
July 25, 10:30 am - Preview July 24, 8am to 4 pm,
and morning of sale, 8am.
70 Bartor Rd. Toronto, Ontario Canada
(905) 731-6144


=> Knowledge Base Highlights

Short and sweet, this article covers basic practices for
sawing clapboards... or "Dolly Vardens," whichever you

This ever-prudent finisher is on the prowl once again for
the perfect cabinet door finishing rack... Read the
recommendations right here:

If you think your business is missing out on the benefits
of the technology trend, it may be time to pump up your
web site's traffic. Learn about improving your search
engine ranking:

The mechanically-minded explore a CNC machine modification
here. Details on adding a fourth axis for creating complex
turnings are covered.

From unstuck edgebanding to weak hinges to buckled veneer,
the list of possible ways for a cabinet to fail is
extensive. It's the cabinetmaker called in to fix
the last guy's mistake who learns the most lessons...

You may ask... Will face frame cabinetmakers ever agree on
a single, best joinery method? We'll answer: Sure, when
the first winged pig takes to the sky...


This issue of the WOODWEB Update is sponsored in part by
C.R. Onsrud, Inc.:

Manufacturer of CNC routers, inverted routers, and routing

Web highlights:
* Video Demos Online
* Machine Specifications
* 24 Hour Parts and Service
* User Testimonials



=> Hot Threads

Here's a mystery straight out of the movies: making a
bookcase that swings open to reveal a hidden room. The
ideal hardware and sturdy construction will make this
door-in-disguise fit for the wide screen...

From architect to tradesman, AutoCAD drawings can be
modified more than once. Is there a simple way to
standardize the way layers are used? The topic is under
discussion here:

A soon-to-be sawing and drying operation considers the
urban lumber market. Seems simple: free trees. But some
caution that those trees could bring way more trouble than
they're worth...

This CNC operator is looking for a formula to determine
spacing and depth of cuts for bending panels that have a
constantly changing curve. Any ideas?


This issue of the WOODWEB Update is sponsored in part by
Accurate Technology:

Check out Accurate Technology Commercial ON LINE sales at
and Clearance/Close-Out specials at
on ProScale Digital measuring system products.

Exciting new Consumer products can be found at


=> Video Pick

These sample 2D CNC routing demos from ArtCam include:
Importing Data, Designing in Insignia, Nesting &
Multiplate, Font Editor, Templates, 2D Profiling, 2D
Strategies, V-Bit Carving, Bevel Carving, 3D Engraving,
Toolpath Paneling and Copy Toolpath. To view the videos,
visit the Video Library and scroll down to "ArtCam":


=> Featured Project

Too busy to close up shop and kick back? Then just take a
moment to *pretend*. The breeze is blowing, you've just
cracked open a cold one... Now sit yourself in this chair:
(To create your own Project Gallery listing, click the
"Post Your Project" link)

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