Accuracy is essential for woodworking. But there’s also such a thing as too much accuracy.
If you had to guess, what would you say is the one thing about woodworking I don’t like?
I got extremely lucky with my shop heating issue, and hopefully what I ended up doing will be helpful to some of you, too.
A broken spindle will halt production, so be prepared with a backup and a plan for service and repair
I gotta do something about the temperature of my shop.
It’s holiday time. Know how you can tell? Well, if you’re a normal person, clues are obvious.
The virtual version of North America’s largest woodworking fair, IWF Connect, took place Oct. 26-30 during typical business hours.
I love big, involved projects, but the smaller ones around this time of year are often the most rewarding.
After more than three years, I’ve finally unpacked the last boxes leftover from our move. And there were a few surprises.
Sometimes, the hardest part of making a wooden reproduction isn’t the woodworking.
There are multiple ways to achieve a single result, and in woodworking that means favoring one method while others go unused.
The chore is made easier with an alphabet of software solutions
Here’s another one you can add to my list of bad woodshop habits.
Build it permanent, or make movable? Sometimes the answer isn’t clear.
Few things are worse than really being on a roll in your woodshop, and having to come to a grinding halt to wait for something.
My long-distance table repair project turned out fine, despite my diagnosis not being quite on the money.
Laser measuring and templating solutions that sure beat the old ways
Most shops grow through a slow but steady process of accumulation, sort of like that nasty mineral build up in plumbing. This has certainly been the case with my shop.
For a woodshop owner, this can be an intimidating question.
Nothing feels better at the end of a woodworking day than a sense of accomplishment.