June 2017

0617_WSN_178News Desk


Couple set to open Maine Coast Craft School.


AWFS adds town hall presentations to Vegas show.


Massachusetts woodworkers gain fellowship awards.


WOOD MARKETS: Hard maple sales make recent gains.


Tools & Techniques


Grizzly debuts new benchtop wood lathe.


Amana Tool router bits coated for longer life.


Festool Airstream battery line reduces charging time.


Benz rolls out Flex 5 series machining heads.


Hidden hardware has given shops a leg up.


Columns


FINISHING: Charring is cool again. By Greg Williams


PRO SHOP: Don’t have an identity crisis. By David Getts


THE CUTTING EDGE: The power of SketchUp. By R.W. Lee


Features


COASTAL CONNECTION: Hanson Woodturning in Maine tackles a diverse set of projects from among a national clientele.


NEW SENSATIONS: Today’s offering of jigs provide the repeatability, accuracy and interchangeable parts that will wow any woodworker.


OUTSOURCING ON CALL: As customer needs evolve, the outsourcing industry is supplying woodshops with more services than ever.