On Sale Today - Furniture and Cabinetmaking issue 243

Thursday 17 March 2016


In issue 243 of Furniture & Cabinetmaking we have lots for you to enjoy. In our ‘Projects & Techniques’ section, Kieran Binnie reviews the Holtey Purfling Cutter; Neal Crampton shows how solid wood can be used beyond the conventional frame and panel; Neil Erasmus explains why the secret to a perfect oil finish is plenty of elbow grease; Jacqueline and Shane Skelton introduce you to the art of chequering; Charles Mak keeps his joinery planes keen and sharp; Mark Harrell continues his tutorial on clock-sharpening your saw; Franciszek de Sage turns back time on a clock that belonged to Marie Antoinette; and we have three essential bandsaw jigs for you.

In ‘Design & Inspiration’ Jim Hooker meets Phil Edwards, owner of Philly Planes; John Lloyd shares his top tips for stress-free glue-ups; and a games/sofa table goes under the hammer at Bonhams.

As well as all this, we also have ‘Leader’ from the Editor; ‘News & Events’; ’F&CUK’; ‘Editor’s round-up’ and ‘Workshop library’, where we have a number of furniture-related reads that we think you’ll enjoy, as well as our website of the month.

All this and more in issue 243! Pick up your copy today or why not subscribe and save up to 30%? You can also download a copy to you digital device. Click here to find out more.