Table of Contents
Candle Stands page 16
from our readers
Tips & Techniques 4
Choosing the Right Glass 8
The combination of wood and glass is hard to beat. Here's how to make it work.
tools of the trade
Rotary Tool Routing 10
We'll show you how to get an even bigger bang from this common and versatile shop tool.
jigs and fixtures
Foolproof Fluting 12
Take a look at a couple of jigs that take tie guesswork out of routing perfectly spaced flutes.
techniques from our shop
Making Dentil Molding 14
A little time at the table saw and a simple jig is ali it takes to make this traditional molding.
Keepsake Boxes page 20
Hand Sanding 42
When completing a project, hand sanding is the key to a smooth surface that's ready tor finish.
Wrxfcnxtth j working with tools IMWfl Put Your Circular Saw to Work____.44
Turn your circular saw into a real shop workhorse with just a few easy upgrades.
Top-Notch Spray Can Finishing____46
You don't need expensive equipment to apply a professional-looking sprayed finish.
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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.