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Olson Scroll Saw Blades

5* sim 2 0.0.2.4.5.6. 7.9.11.12 5' Plain-end (reverse teeth) 3 50 do* J29 OttQro sizes 5R. 7i . 12R (GROSS-12 doren oi same size blades) scroll saw or craft project e& er with this magnifying lamp 4 ' diameter. 3 diopter lens uses a standard 50 watt bulb to magnify op to 175 . 39 nei arm. UL listed MINI-CLOCK INSERTS - one of the hottest new craft projects around Quick & Easy Fun & Profitable Turn your scrap wood into 8 G Profits For cach insert purchased receive 1 FREE fuB si pattern...

Woods For The Wild At Heart

Ood is surely one of nature s finest creations, but who says you can't make an improvement here or there Certainly not Jim Fray, the man behind Wild Woods. The exact process used to color these woods remains undisclosed, but Fray told us this much His company begins by cutting figured wood. After the wood is kiln-dried, colored acrylic polymers are injected under extreme pressure and heat. The result is a structurally enhanced wood product that's colored to the core. According to Fray, Wild...

Rake Handle Shave Plane

Hatchet, though a saw would do as well. First, 1 make a series of shallow scoring cuts with the hatchet head held at about a angle to the surface. Then I remove the chips by hewing with the hatchet nearly parallel to the surface. Working this way prevents the hatchet from following the grain of the wood and splitting off too much material. After tapering, you can use a plane or drawknife to flatten and sm(K> th the surface. Finally, chamfer all edges of the head. This reduces the chance the...

Craft School Plans New Studio

Widely known for its woodturn-ing classes, the Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts in Gatlinburg, TN, hopes to expand soon into wood sculpture. carving and furniture making, thanks to a 352,500 challenge grant. If Arrowmont can match the grant by this December, it will start work on a new. 8.095-sq.-ft. studio to include a turning workshop, a machine room, and a combination carving studio and bench room. The grant from the Windgate Foundation of Bentonville, AR, is one of the largest ever given...

Seatofthepants Veneer Press

Clamp And Beam Veneer Press

If you don't happen to have a dedicated veneer press or a vacuum-bag veneering outfit, you can still get the job done with common clamps, cauls platens made of plywood or other man-made board and wooden beams, as long as you follow two simple principles Use enough clamps to provide adequate pressure, and distribute the clamping pressure as evenly as possible. I don't know any hard-and-fast formulas for predicting pressure distribution, but I generally try to build caul thickness roughly equal...

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Bottomless Crosscut

Dadoing Jig

This Jig Looks Like a Miter Gauge and Works Like a Cut-Off Box Most of my cabinetmaking involves a lot of rabbet and dado work, which I do on the tablesaw. Using my dado blade. I mill rabbets by running the stock against the saw's fence. Then, to cut the dadoes to the same depth as my rabbets. I use the bottomless crosscut jig shown here. Designed to be more substantial and safer than a miter gauge, my bottomless Dutchman lets me go straight from rabbeting to dadoing without stopping to change...

Oss From Your Drill Press

Drill Press Spindle Sander

With its motor-driven crank and push-rod assembly, this kit converts a drill press to an oscillating spindle sander. With its motor-driven crank and push-rod assembly, this kit converts a drill press to an oscillating spindle sander. Retired machinist Gene Paules invented a setup that adds oscillating action to a drill press fitted with an ordinary sanding drum, which we covered in AW 30. Since then Paules has refined his creation, and he now offers it as a kit. The kit has a small motor that...

Woodchuck Five Axis Milling System

1-1 2HP1PH, 220V TEFC Motor If on Tab- IT x 40 Table witfi ftUWli Cast Iron Extension Wing 10 x 27 Cast Iron 2HP1PH, 220V TEFC Motor 27 x 40 Precision Machined Table Double V-Belt Drive -400 lbs. Regular 834 Sealtie. WA 98188 Sales 1-800-929-4321 Service 206 575-4131 FAX 206 575-3617 C tLE f gt M CN PHCXXX7T FCmiATCf lt FORM 8 AMERICAN WOODWORKER A OCTOBER 1994 MilHlilllUHHIHIilllllllim - IIHI III 1122 S. State St., 21 Provo, Ut 84606 800 279-4570 801 377-5757 CftCLE NO 98 ON PHCCUCT WFORMATTCN...

Ryobi Bt Tables Aw

Make Sliding Table Saw

In flotation mode, the vacuum used as a blower creates an air cushion across the table surface, making it easier to maneuver large panels. Changing from cushion to suction turns the table into a vacuum clamp. So how does it handle The saw cuts precisely, with enough power to handle 8 4 maple if you nurse the cut by slowing the feed rate. The saw's fence, which locks down on both the front and rear rails, is very solid. Blade When Ryobi engineers designed...

Knockdown Fasteners

Connector Bolt

For many woodworkers, knockdown fasteners represent a Tinkcrtoy approach to construction. After all, they argue, isn't the art of crafting crisp, tight joints what woodworking is all about Well, sure. But knockdown fasteners have an important quality that even fine craftsmen can appreciate They make joinery reversible, and that's a necessity when you're making furniture and cabinetry meant to be taken apart and reassembled easily. shelving units and desks for people on the move, such as college...

Camtype Fasteners

Hidden Minifix Furniture

Minifix fasteners with spreading dowel Minifix fasteners with spreading dowel several types of bolts, so it's useful for a variety of applications. The capped boll makes a good edge-to-face joint with the bolt's flat head visible when the parts are assembled. Sec above. The spreading dowel is useful when you want to make a hidden edge-to-facc joint. In this case, the end of the bolt screws into a dowel-like brass insert which fits in a blind hole. When you screw the bolt into the dowel, it...