In this issue:
Combustible Dust Poll
Virtually all pro shops have a dust collection
system. Do you consider
combustible dust an important issue, and if so, what precautions are you
taking? Let us know by voting in our latest poll. Current results for
will be displayed immediately after voting, and you may return and view
results at any time by clicking the "Vote Now and View Results" link.
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Shop Built Equipment
Here's a dowelling station sorting cart,
and a little explanation of how this
shop keeps cabinet parts organized and flowing.
In a two-cabinetmaker shop, is adding a straight
line rip saw worth the
This finisher seeks a job site exhaust system that
would scrub the air
overspray particulate and solvent-borne vapors.
On one hand, this senior employee is dependable
and skilled. But on
the other hand, he's kind of a Pig-Pen, and an argumentative one at that.
Things have got to change. As the boss, what would you do?
Scallop marks left by the planer mean two
separate sanding operations
are required to achieve an acceptable surface. Would a drum sander
benefit this operation?
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Recent Additions to
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Web Marketing 101
Here's a great article on the challenges
and pitfalls of mobile design for
tablets, shared by Jim Roberts of Roberts WebForge.
Knowledge Base Highlights
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Here's a detailed and comprehensive thread
about the causes of fisheye
and the options for fixing it, from simple to advanced.
Will a hand-held router manage 1/2-inch plywood
in one pass, or do you
need to make two? Woodworkers share experiences.
A clear conversion varnish sealer is wrinkling
in a few spots over an oil-
based stain. What's the problem?
Here are some suggestions for finishing a
fine mahogany table to
accentuate and enhance the figure.
Woodworkers offer up product choices to reduce
friction and rust in a
moulder or planer.
The Wood Doctor sets the record straight
regarding birch species and
coloration, and relates them to lumber for sale on the market.
CustomCabinetSoftware.com features a video
tour of 3D renderings, cut
lists, door lists, elevations, assembly sheets, job costing, and a panel
optimizer. To view the video, click on the link below and scroll down
CustomCabinetSoftware.com's video link:
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