In this issue:
This set of Victorian-style gates was built
for a former vicarage in Wales.
When a designer brings a cabinetmaker a job,
is 15% a fair fee for the
designer to collect? And if the designer is also charging the client an
hourly rate, is it legal?
A job for a concierge desk gets complicated
when a compound curve in
solid surface is incorporated. Your help is sought:
Here's a sample employee manual and ideas
on how to create your own.
Where's the slop coming from in this cope
and stick joinery? This
woodworker would like to tighten up his tolerances.
Shop Built Equipment
This Frankensaw was built to put a "circular
saw" texture on 17" reclaimed
white oak boards.
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Here are some tips for re-drying a load of
wood that got wetted by rain, without
Machining mouldings from southern yellow
pine... The stock may be
cheaper, but what about the quality of the product?
Advice on where to find and buy blades for
a bandsaw mill that can survive
an encounter with nails, wire, et cetera in the log.
The nightly humidity increase in a solar
kiln is not harmful to the drying
lumber, but helps to relieve stress.
Advice for installers on how to make sure
the face of a built-in cabinet isn't
being pushed out of flatness by irregular, out-of-plumb house walls.
Here's a discussion of how to design and
make a cabinet door that lifts up
and slides back into the cabinet like a garage door.
Star Hanger features an installation video
of a horizontally grained cherry
wainscot project in a hospital conference room. The video details the
step installation procedures used with the Star Hanger. To view the video,
click on the link below and scroll down to Star Hanger's video link:
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