Better Finger Joints

A joint that was once strictly utilitarian has become a centerpiece of modern design. A joint that was once strictly utilitarian has become a centerpiece of modern design. Discover several methods to make this distinctive joint – including an easy-to-make jig....

Jig Journal: Flush-Cutting Table Saw Jig

An end to the troublesome task of trimming solid-wood edging. A solid wood edge on a plywood shelf is a good idea–until it’s time to trim the solid wood down to the plywood. This simple jig lets you use your stack dado set and table saw to make the process...

Jig Journal: Router Dado Jig

Make accurate dadoes to fit any thickness material without spending a fortune. Make accurate dadoes to fit any thickness material without spending a fortune. This simple jig and a few tricks make it simple. What you get: Step-by-step photos Advice on building Helpful...

Woodworking Essentials Ch. 6: Table Saw Special Techniques

Find out how and why you should use a moulding cutterhead in your table saw. Find out how and why you should use a moulding cutterhead in your table saw. Plus learn to cut accurate tapers and the tricks to frame-and-panel doors. In our Jig Journal we should you how to...

Cut Accurate and Clean Rabbets

A straightforward guide. After trying every method we could imagine we show you step-by-step our two favorite ways to cut this essential case joing. What you get: Step-by-step photos Advice on building Helpful illustrations Buy Now! Get Details Woodworking News >...

Woodworking Essentials Ch 2: Plunge Routers

Our seven-part series on routers continues with everything you need to know about choosing and using a plunge router. Our seven-part series on routers continues with everything you need to know about choosing and using a plunge router. With photos and illustrations....

Woodworking Essentails Ch 2: Using the Table Saw Blade

Our series on table saws continues with everything you need to know about buying using and maintaining blades. Our series on table saws continues with everything you need to know about buying using and maintaining blades. Second of seven chapters. What you get:...

Woodworking Essentials Ch 1: Fixed-base Router

Get a complete course in routers with our seven-part series on this remarkable versatile power tool. Get a complete course in routers with our seven-part series on this remarkable versatile power tool. In the first installment we give you everything you need to know...

Woodworking Essentials Ch 1: Intro to the Table Saw

Our seven-part series begins with an in-depth look at the basics of table saw setup including advice about which saw to buy and loads of tips and tricks. Our seven-part series begins with an in-depth look at the basics of table saw setup including advice about which...

Jig Journal: Simple Panel-cutting Sled

This jig carries its share of work while increasing the usefulness of your table saw. A few pieces of wood and a little bit of geometry and you have a useful practical and simple to make jig that allows you to accurately cut wide pieces on your table saw. What you...