Columns and Blogs

Blogs

Over the Workbench

A.J. Hamler
Moving day

It’s that time of year when everything changes outdoors, which alters what I do indoors in the shop to adjust to the cold.

This Business About Woodworking

David DeCristoforo
Immigration reform

Since most of the people working in shops and on construction sites (from my perspective in California) are of Spanish speaking decent, the ...

Columns

The Cutting Edge

Get a grip: Hold-down methods for CNC routers

Just like a worktable or workbench, a CNC router needs a surface on which to place sheet goods or lu...

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Pro Shop

Buy or lease? Find your answer in the tax code

Buy or lease? Find your answer in the tax code

EDITOR’S NOTE: The purpose of the following information is not to give tax-related or financial ad...

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Finishing

Done right, it’s truly a beautiful thing

Done right, it’s truly a beautiful thing

A wood finish is a clear, transparent coating applied to wood to protect it from moisture and make i...

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Taking Stock

Selling outsourcing? I’ll keep my day job

Selling outsourcing? I’ll keep my day job

There’s a local woodworker with whom I’ve become friendly through the years. Let’s call him Ed...

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