In this issue:
Feeling a little uninspired? Watch
the video of these wooden gears
working, and consider yourself reinvigorated:
So far, our "How's Business?"
poll shows somber reports for 2010,
but an optimistic outlook for 2011. Here's
the current tally...
How was business
Better than projected - 28%
Same as projected - 27%
projected - 44%
Which is your business
projection for 2011?
Better than 2010 - 54%
Same as 2010 - 25%
than 2010 - 19%
It's not too late to
cast your vote:
not-so-safe method for building mediocre raised panels needs to be
Join this discussion on tools and techniques for high quality
a scary electrical explosion at the bandsaw, this woodworker needs to know:
the heck happened? Help him sleuth out the source of the blast, and
it from recurring.
we got here" is the theme of this thread. Whether you were born
hammer in your hand, or you found salvation in the wood shop at
age, we hope you'll share your story. So far, you're a
cumbersome process for trimming and fitting inset cabinet doors leads
little creative thinking... Could a custom built radial arm shaper
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Knowledge Base Highlights
A participant at WOODWEB's Business
Forum recently gave
this advice: "Best thing you can do is read as much
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the Knowledge Base sections. I started doing this professionally
three years ago and I've learned a ton of stuff (some
business related and
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carpentry and cabinetry are a whole different game when
you're working on a
boat. To start, where's level?
moulding can be fabricated in a number of ways, as
evidenced in this article,
which includes photos of router-table jigs
and suggestions for CNC machining,
steambending, and more.
choosing air supply pipe materials, you'll want to
consider size, layout, and
safety. This well-informed
discussion touches on all three.
do you hide the elephant in the room? In this case, a TV
looms large in a built-in
cabinet. Here are some design concepts
and hardware suggestions for a moving
door to disguise the
plywood in order to reduce the emission of
formaldehyde - is it practical,
or even possible?
of commitment? This article presents good reasons to
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instead of leasing — if you're ready to
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