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CAD Poll

WOODWEB is interested in finding out how professional
woodworkers use CAD in their business operations. The
various options are listed below in the poll form, and you
can choose all that apply. By casting a vote, you'll provide
information on CAD usage that can be viewed immediately
after you vote. Current results for the poll 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 at the bottom of the poll.

Shopbuilt Equipment Gallery Feature

When this woodworker needed to slow his wood bandsaw
down to cut cut steel he implemented the following setup.
Here's how it works:

Hot Threads

This poster's Google search of his completed work photos
revealed rampant infringement by websites around the
world. The solutions offered may help prevent this
problem in the future.

Inconsistent planing thickness haunts this Delta planer.
Custom rigs with dial indicators haven't identified the
problem. See if the advice offered can help smooth
things out...

Here's a discussion about a variety of mortise and tenon
joints made with a shaper. Extensive information is shared.

How do you heat your shop and spray booth in the winter?
This finisher is fed up with his electric heat setup and is
looking for a more efficient and warmer setup. Check out
the ideas offered by fellow finishers.

Featured Project

This 100 (plus) year old house was updated with wainscot.
Check it out at the Project Gallery.

This issue of the WOODWEB Update is sponsored in part by KCD Software:

KCD Software is an award-winning manufacturer of custom software designed to facilitate woodworkers, designers, builders and renovators of cabinetry and closets. Visit our website at:

Recent Additions to the Woodworkers Directory

The following companies recently created free web pages at the
Woodworkers Directory. Create yours at:

Merrill Cabinets Woodworking and Design

S & S Woodworking

Legendworks Custom

Web Marketing 101

If you have put off making your site mobile ready, this
may push you a step closer. Google has definitely
been beating the drum for mobile friendly sites, and
this is a big step. It's not hard to believe they are
giving such sites a boost in search results as well.
Google Officially Debuts "Mobile-Friendly" Labels

This issue of the WOODWEB Update is sponsored in part by
C.R. Onsrud, Inc.:

Manufacturer of CNC routers, inverted routers, and routing accessories

Web highlights:

  • Video Demos Online
  • Machine Specifications
  • 24 Hour Parts and Service
  • User Testimonials

Knowledge Base Highlights

See a complete list of the most recent additions to our Knowledge Base at:

Here's some great architectural woodworking history: a
look at old track-and-roller pocket door hardware with
some original ads and patent documentation.

Wise advice from a pro helps a trim carpenter detail the
joint where hallway baseboard moulding turns and goes
down a staircase.

This discussion about a proposed custom project includes
insight regarding why miters in wide solid wood do not
perform well. Some alternate suggestions are offered.

An informative discussion of the risks inherent in
constructing glued slab cabinet doors.

Advice on how to deal with designers who supply vague
sketches and ask you to take on the job.

Video Pick

Techno CNC Routers features assorted router videos
including custom fabrication and foam cutting. To view
the video, click on the link below and scroll down to the
Techno CNC Routers video link:

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