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Archive - 2014 07

One-week course

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Derek Jones

23 July 2014

This week I"ve mostly been listening to the sound of dovetails being cut and chopped out by hand, by the 18 students attending a one-week course at Warwickshire College. For a brief moment I had a glimpse of what it might have been like as a shop based joiner/cabinetmaker in the 18th or 19th-cen ...

One-week course

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Derek Jones

23 July 2014

This week I"ve mostly been listening to the sound of dovetails being cut and chopped out by hand, by the 18 students attending a one-week course at Warwickshire College. For a brief moment I had a glimpse of what it might have been like as a shop based joiner/cabinetmaker in the 18th or 19th-cen ...

Show Time!

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Derek Jones

18 July 2014

It"s that time of year again, the one we euphemistically refer to as "Show Time" around here, as the woodworking team prepares for their annual soiree at the seaside, or to give it it’s proper title the "PR Industrial Tool Show". Held at the American Express Community Stadium in  ...

Small-scale precision

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Tegan Foley

4 July 2014

Hello! I am sitting in for Derek while he is in Canada visiting some tool manufacturers so thought I would take this opportunity to write my first F&C blog! As usual, things in the woodworking office are busy: we are on deadline for issue 222, so just putting the finishing touches to what looks to b ...

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