Columns and Blogs

Blogs

Over the Workbench

A.J. Hamler
Tale of the tape

With notable exceptions — laws and sausages probably at the top of the list — even simple things are wonderfully fascinating when you ...

This Business About Woodworking

David DeCristoforo
Photography rights

Paul Simon’s song, Kodachrome, includes the line, “I love to take photographs.” He might but many of us don’t.

Columns

The Cutting Edge

Easy digital shortcuts are worth the time and money

Many woodworkers are intimidated by digital fabrication, scared away by the prices of hardware and s...

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Pro Shop

Are you open to new ideas?

Are you open to new ideas?

Synchronicity is defined as “the simultaneous occurrence of events that appear significantly relat...

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Finishing

Burnish your reputation with these burn-in skills

Burnish your reputation with these burn-in skills

Burn-in is a process used to fill minor (and some major) voids in decorative surfaces. It is a devel...

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Taking Stock

Festool’s German production leaves little room for error

Festool’s German production leaves little room for error

I’m told that German beer — which according to the Reinheitsgebot (“purity decree”) can only...

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