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 >...

Crosscut Essentials

This technique collection contains everything you need to know for accurate crosscuts on the table saw time after time. This collection includes the Woodsmith table saw set-up guide for aligning and squaring your saw blade plus checking the accuracy of your miter...

Arts & Mysteries: Making & Using Sawhorses

If you are going to be doing a significant amount of sawing by hand you are going to need to buy or build a good set of sawhorses. If you are going to be doing a significant amount of sawing by hand you are going to need to buy or build a good set of sawhorses. This...

Jig Journal: 50-cent Band Saw Fence

Sometimes the best jigs are the simplest. Sometimes the best jigs are the simplest. You probably have a perfectly good band saw fence sitting in your scrap bin. Robert Lang shows you that a block of wood can be an effective band saw fence. He also discusses the issue...

Jig Journal: Table Saw Tenon Jig

With five pieces of wood and a clamp you can make vertical cuts safely. Our new column on simple useful jigs debuts with an accurate safe and dependable jig for making tenons on the table. It only takes five pieces of wood a little time and costs next to nothing. What...

Woodworking Essentials Ch 7: Advanced Router Techniques

Our seven-part series on routers concludes with a chapter devoted to a number of the expert-level functions you can perform with your router. Our seven-part series on routers concludes with a chapter devoted to a number of the expert-level functions you can perform...

Quadralinear Posts

A technique article explaining how to make quadralinear (sometimes spelled quadrilinear) posts which are a common feature of Arts & Crafts furniture. A technique article explaining how to make quadralinear (sometimes spelled quadrilinear) posts which are a common...

Woodworking Essentials Ch 3: Basic Table Saw Joinery

Learn the best techniques for making simple joints using your table saw: miters rabbets and dados. Learn the best techniques for making simple joints using your table saw: miters rabbets and dados. Then learn to combine these simple joints into more complex (and...

Working Small

Ripping and routing small pieces doesn’t have to be dangerous or difficult. Ripping and routing small pieces doesn’t have to be dangerous or difficult. Two simple jigs will save you lots of frustration – and maybe even your fingers. Includes step...