Table Of Contents

Jim Morgans Wood Profits

Jim Morgan's Wood Profits

Get Instant Access

Departments

6 A Word from the Editor

The voice of experience

10 letters

Cradle comments

32 Tech Tips

Belt-sander holder

84 Shop Solutions

Build d super sanding table

90 Wood Facts

Sugar pine

98 Just Finishing

Enhance the grain of closed-pore woods

Page 114 Excellence in

Page 104 Hot new tools

Craftsmanship' runners-up

14 Q&A

Making tombstone doors

24 Offcuts

In memoria m: George Frank

In memoriam: George Frank I>age26

104 Toolbox

Hot new tools from the '97 shows

Page 84 Super sanding table

114 Gallery

Excellence Awards runners-up

120 Final Pass

In Favor of the Inch by J.R. Beall

American woodworker,

EDITORIAL & ADVERTISING OFFICES

Phone: (610) 967-5171 • FAX: <610> 967-7692

EDITOR \ I'UBl ISHER David Sloan

EXECUTIVE EDITOR Elfi* Walentine

MANAGING EDITOR Tim Snyder

ASSOCIATE EDITORS Andy Rae, Dave Freedman

ASSISTANT EDITOR Susannah Hagendorn

PRODUCTS COORDIN ATOR Dave Sellers

SHOP MANAGER Paul Anthony

COPY EDITOR Kathy Dvorsky

WEST COAST EDITOR Simon Watt*

CONTRIBUTING EDITORS Lonnie Bird,

Stephen Blenk, Jim Cummins, Michael Dresdner,

Mike Dunbar, Frank Klau*/

ONLINE HOST Jim Cummins

DESIGN SHOP Fred Matlack

ASSISTANT TO THE PUBLISHER Tracy |one*

OFFICE MANAGER LaVerne Walker

ART DIRECTOR Kitty Pierce Mace

ASSOCIATE ART DIRECTOR Melanie Powell

ADVERTISING DIRECTOR Don Schröder

MARKETPLACE/CLASSIFIED Ian Tauber

DETROIT SALES REPRESENTATIVE Donald HollinRer

Rodafc Press, Inc., 901 Wihhire Drive, Suite 300,

Troy, Ml 48084. (810) 269-8880

AMERICAN WOODWORKER SHOW™ MANAGER

Jonathan I. Frank

ADVERTISING PRODUCTION MANAGER & SHOW COORDINATOR Lisa Unruh ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT Cheryl Enslin PRESIDENT/MAGAZINE DIVISION John Griffin VICE PRESIDENT. SINGLE COPY SALES Richard Alleger

DIRECTOR. RETAIL SALES Chuck Tripp NATJONAL MARKETING DIRECTOR Dirderik Terlaak Pout

VICE PRESIDENT CIRCULATION Edward J. Fones CONSUMER MARKETING MANAGER Nancy Eisner ASSOCIATE CONSUMER MARKETING MANAGER Dana Williams

SUBSCRIPTION SERVICES MANAGER David Bergeman

DIRECT SALES MANAGER Charlotte M. Walker

ATTENTION RETAILERS: To carry this title in vour store, call the Direct Sales Department at (800) 845-8050.

Ami Wax itSSN 10749152t n puMfctod jotti »m« * year «1

l«+«u*(Y April My. Ottii*»■•. Novwrfcac. Dhxitutfe« fc* RixUW

P«w lr»c.. J J i MifK# St. InvrM. f'A iwm». *IUI %7-5»7t €>1W? fc* KfUv fW hi. M fUtUm. AnUti Rodbfe. Ctuintun c4 the B«vm1.

Kxixtt TcuH tbn>d*r n4 Aodale ^«SCRIPT K>J ftATCS: U.S. wmw?, toot«*'. S4> S«*^<XSI 9» Carol» WW»». SM IM. iwyojr SW ikr» r»fiKv GST «R1U9686I1 Kny» ur+ym. $». w. St.» KjkKj. Fortfp jkwvwi, S4Z r-owjr. Si*nt S ^n*. US mvtin* .:«Ur» „iixi lr> C.nuUli*» Cft. KKtauart. N| CC610 PERI UOCA15 WSTAGC Pjd .1 [mnw» PA .r*i «kituul 1*0%. POST-MASTBt Sii»d eft»'«» to Anitas Wnwnw. PjO. 80* 7591. Red Olk. IA Si VII IM CANADA: l v«. I 4! Cufefttjy. Mtwtuuu. Ovftrto,

( jn.vli IV»u InKfnjtKMul Pubfcc«wn M.ul iCatvmümi 0»%lnfcul>Onl S*V%

A^M'fiu-fll f7*fl867. Send r«u»r» jnd ch>ot« lo Am|«m:*h

W<-» r.vr*»^ KKI Amt%l»iHi* A*v Cmwgrfttmn. OflUrfo 17C 5S4. CST •Kl ¿2986611. CONTRIBUTOR GUOCUMV Av»ljfclr uxm rw«t l610l %7-AUS

Printed in USA.

SUBSCRIPTION QUESTIONS &

ADDRESS CHANCES At Amikk ah Wc m iittsi iKKfR, your *ait$iaction is important to us. For questions about your MilwrifXion and all addrt^s changes. plea*e write to: Askrican Woodworkii Magazine Bo* 7391, Red Oak, IA 51S91-05«M IV^vr includr a rcccnl mailing label with at I correspondence Fax: (712) 623-5731 Or call: (8001 666-3111

Pro-Tech gives you a lot of machine for not too much green.

W Table Saw with Stand

10" Compound Miter Saw

9" Band Saw

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

There are a lot of things that either needs to be repaired, or put together when youre a homeowner. If youre a new homeowner, and have just gotten out of apartment style living, you might want to take this list with you to the hardware store. From remolding jobs to putting together furniture you can use these 5 power tools to get your stuff together. Dont forget too that youll need a few extra tools for other jobs around the house.

Get My Free Ebook


Post a comment