This video is about the ubiquitous human activity of building with wood, and highlights common concerns faced by all woodworkers. By contrasting age-old Japanese tools, technology and techniques with the more common approaches in Western methodologies, the challenges, insights and options modern woodworkers face come into clearer resolution.
WOOD magazine Master Craftsman Jim Heavy shares a variety of woodworking tips and techniques from lumber selection, through stock preparation, joinery, glue-ups and more. Packed with tips to improve your woodworking. Includes a 50-page PDF file with project plans, tips and technique articles from the pages of WOOD magazine.
Now you can watch your own private demonstration on chairmaking with this valuable DVD from Jeff Miller. In clear, simple language, he shows you precisely how to create and put together framed chairs, post-and-ring chairs and chairs with plank seats. By simplifying the complex and providing step-by-step techniques that are easy to follow, Miller's advice will have you ready to build extraordinary chairs in no time. This classic Fine Woodworking DVD takes you right into an expert woodworker's shop. So you can see firsthand precisely how to do the work. And it gives you the flexibility to move at your own pace, reviewing any section as often as you like.
Video clips showing the working principle of milling table.
Popular Woodworking Magazine presents this collection of 8 outdoor projects. The eight builds offer great suggestions for making the most of warmer weather - and finishing expert Bob Flexner tells you how best to keep your outdoor items looking their best.
Mark Duginske offers a master's insights into machine woodworking and some honest shortcuts that will help you in your own journey toward woodworking precision. You'll see how to do fast, elegant joinery with basic power tools (with no need for expensive gadgets) and how to achieve zero-frustration, complete-control woodworking with machines.