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Gel Stains

The Clearwater Color Company has developed a line of gel stains that work like water-soluble dye solutions but handle a bit differently. The manufacturer recommends applying these stains with a nonwoven nylon pad such as 3M's Scotch-Brite , but I've also had good results using brushes, rags and fabric pads. See photo, right. With gel stains, it's easy to control where the stain goes. You can actually mask areas for selective dyeing Less mess. Thanks to their thick something that's difficult to...

Belt Sander Safety

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Home Workshop Wooden Tools Sawhorse

Bevel beam edges and make angled cut in legs using the same 74' setup on the tablesaw. Sawhorses have interested me for many years, so I was glad to see Paul Anthony's article in issue 52. The Japanese-style horses are intriguing, and they give the woodworker an opportunity to show off his or her skill. But this approach isn't consistent with my priorities when building sawhorses. My design is closer to Anthony's advanced A-frame, but his design is more complex and time-consuming to build than...

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Installing Pocket Doors

How to install the hardware that makes cabinet doors disappear Preparing the slides. Screw or bolt the wood follower onto the metal plate on each slide. A raised lip on the plates keeps the follower square to the slides. Sliding parallel. Install the lower slide using a spacer stick between the slide and the cabinet bottom. Then install the upper slide using a spacer stick between the two slides. Pocket doors also called flipper doors aren't just tor entertainment centers. They work well in any...