November 1, 1997
Here's a fixture that my dad told me about a long time ago. It's a good alternative if you don't have a miter box at hand. As shown in the…
May 1, 1997
When I'm working in my shop, I'm sometimes confronted with a situation that requires three hands -- namely, placing a couple of wooden blocks along the jaws of my vise…
January 1, 1997
Hidden fasteners and integral lighting streamline a contemporary, Craftsman-style deck.
May 1, 1996
Recycled wood brings a warm glow to a Virginia kitchen.
The proper proportions and long-lasting materials make a structure that looks good and helps ventilate house, barn or shop.
May 1, 1995
A professional cabinetmaker describes his simple methods for making cases and doors.
September 1, 1994
Biscuit joinery and a simple jig solve a perplexing trim problem.
Like many people, I use a portable table saw, and I hate the standard miter guide. Happily, the adjustable arm on a Stanley 10-in. adjustable rafter square fits in the guide…
September 1, 1992
Tuned and adjusted right, these planes will save time and improve your work.
June 1, 1991
A dean of American woodworkers has been tinkering with his house for 40 years.
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