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Featured Project

This sleek, contemporary bamboo project includes kitchen, walls,
bathrooms, and interior doors.
http://www.woodweb.com/galleries/project/posts/4063.html


Hot Threads

Cloth versus paper for a widebelt sander... Any opinions on which is better?
http://www.woodweb.com/cgi-bin/forums/swmf.pl?read=737095

How many man hours would it take your shop to complete this bathroom
vanity job? Here's an interesting comparison from a variety of shops.
http://www.woodweb.com/cgi-bin/forums/business.pl?read=737022

A client wants her new built-in furniture sprayed in place. Here's some
advice on how best to pull this off:
http://www.woodweb.com/cgi-bin/forums/cabinetmaking.pl?read=736355

How sharp are your hand planing skills? These videos - one of a Japanese
wood planing competition - are inspiration to sharpen those blades and
polish up.
http://www.woodweb.com/cgi-bin/forums/aw.pl?read=735989


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Shop Built Equipment Forum Feature

A shop-built, adjustable stile and rail cold press is in the design phase.
Can you lend some advice?
http://www.woodweb.com/cgi-bin/forums/shopbuilt.pl?read=737360


Recent Additions to the Woodworkers Directory

The following companies recently created free web pages at the
Woodworkers Directory. Create yours at:
http://www.woodindustry.com/woodworkers/index.html

Fine Line Woodworking Inc
http://www.woodindustry.com/woodworkers/Master/10409.html

Century Woodworking, LLC
http://www.woodindustry.com/woodworkers/Master/10405.html

Lunnon Upholstery Ltd
http://www.woodindustry.com/woodworkers/Master/10408.html

Kitchen Plus
http://www.woodindustry.com/woodworkers/Master/10411.html


Web Marketing 101

Here's another part of "webmaster tools" you can mine for data on your
visitors.
Turning Google Search Queries Data into Actionable Insights


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

Manufacturer of CNC routers, inverted routers, and routing accessories

Web highlights:

  • Video Demos Online
  • Machine Specifications
  • 24 Hour Parts and Service
  • User Testimonials
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Knowledge Base Highlights

See a complete list of the most recent additions to our Knowledge Base at:
http://woodweb.com/Resources/RSMostRecentKBArticles.html

Here's a discussion of the control code that can prevent a CNC controller
from introducing climb cuts where you don't want them when cutting out
mirrored parts.
http://www.woodweb.com/knowledge_base/Maintaining_the_Direction_of_Routs_on_Mirrored_Par.html

To remove the orange peel and achieve a high gloss, move up to fine
grits in stages.
http://www.woodweb.com/knowledge_base/Buffing_Orange_Peel_Out_Of_Lacquer.html

CNC owners offer advice for engraving letters in an unusual composite
panel (metal laminated to plastic).
http://www.woodweb.com/knowledge_base/Feed_Rates_and_Speeds_for_Scribing.html

This discussion of wood movement and the practicalities of constructing
an oval table includes some nice photos of contributors' work.
http://www.woodweb.com/knowledge_base/Solid_Wood_Edges_on_an_Oval_Table.html

After switching from wiping stain to spray stain, a finisher asks for advice
on working the material into fine cracks and crevices.
http://www.woodweb.com/knowledge_base/Getting_Penetration_with_Spray_Stain.html

A newcomer has logs and wants to make some furniture. The Sawing and
Drying Forum has advice.
http://www.woodweb.com/knowledge_base/From_Log_to_Furniture.html


Featured Forum Technical Advisor

John Van Brussel has 20 years of experience in wood-related fields, with
12 years experience in technical sales and support for veneer equipment
and supplies. John serves as Vice President of Veneer Systems, Inc., an
importer, distributor and manufacturer of veneer equipment. He also
completed the National Hardwood Lumber Association hardwood lumber
grading course in 1985. Visit the Veneer Forum at:
http://www.woodweb.com/cgi-bin/forums/veneer.pl


Video Pick

Zipbolt features a video showing the advantages of UT connectors or
Drawbolts while joining worktops/countertops and bench tops. To view
the video, click on the link below and scroll down to Zipbolt:
http://www.woodweb.com/VideoLibrary/VLAlpha.html


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