August 2016

wsn_0816_175News Desk


AWI names new education director.


Graduating seniors gain craft center scholarships.


Period furniture makers gather in Pennsylvania.


WOOD MARKETS: Hickory sales boosted by rustic reawakening.


Columns


THE CUTTING EDGE: UV flatline finishing. By Tim Workman


FINISHING: Step panels. By Greg Williams


PRO SHOP: Workflow management. By David Getts


Tools & Techniques


Grizzly rolls out new industrial panel saw.


Anderson America offers “future-proof” capability for routers.


SuperMax Tools adds dust-collector line.


Spindle speed will make your head spin.


Navigate the used-machinery market with some savvy.


Features


A FAMILY FOUNDATION: Kountry Kraft is built on a Pennsylvania work ethic and based on strong family ties.


PROCESS AND PROFIT: The two can go hand-in-hand in your shop with just a few efficient steps taken to streamline the workload.


DRAWN TO THE DRAWING BOARD: David Marshall loves the A-to-B process, especially stair design, at his Virginia shop.


BROADER HORIZONS: With more versatile machinery, the skill set in the shop is evolving to include media other than wood.