In this issue:
Shop Built Equipment
This General Manufacturing band saw came
without a tire brush. But now
it has one! See how its owner fabricated the brush right here:
Nothing newfangled about this walnut tangent
handrail - it was designed
with geometry from the 1800s and built with solid wood.
When an important customer orders 750 slab
doors - against this
cabinetmaker's better judgment and advice - the Business Forum offers
advice on how to proceed:
A set of vintage pocket door rollers starts
off an admiring discussion of well
designed, old time hardware.
How do you define success? Excluding quality
of life, this thread looks at
the dollars and cents of doing business.
Long strips of maple veneer are curling upon
contact with the glued substrate.
Recent Additions to
the Woodworkers Directory
The following companies recently created
free web pages at the
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Eurotech Cabinetry, Inc.
Grampa's Wood Shop
Web Marketing 101
Should you be promoting your site via google+?
Shared by Jim Roberts of Roberts WebForge.
Correlation Between Google +1s and Higher Search Rankings
Knowledge Base Highlights
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to our Knowledge Base at:
Can you penalize employees for mistakes?
Here's a discussion of
motivation, quality control, accountability, and labor law.
Here are a few ideas and suggestions for
dust control at the
What's the point of a false drawer front
at kitchen cabinet sink locations?
And are there any better ideas? Sure there are.
A struggling cabinetmaker seeks success,
and provides a good
opportunity for some education in the basics of business.
Suggestions for programming tricks, climb
cutting, bit choices, and
sanding attachments for a CNC user who's getting fuzzy edges.
Here is a thoroughly professional discussion
of the pros and cons of
engineered door construction, along with a conversation about
springing or crowning doors for a snug closure.
This issue of the WOODWEB Update is
sponsored in part by
C.R. Onsrud, Inc.:
Manufacturer of CNC routers, inverted routers, and routing accessories
- Video Demos Online
- Machine Specifications
- 24 Hour Parts and Service
- User Testimonials
Felder USA features a video of the Hammer
Line European style table
saw in action. To view the video, click on the link below and scroll
down to Felder's video link:
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