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Workshop Wednesdays - Self-clamping Glue-up

Imagine a system for making your own modular furniture that invisibly and firmly clamps itself toget......

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Workshop Wednesdays - Gluing end grain

The received wisdom on gluing end grain has often been to avoid it altogether - not only end to end ......

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Workshop Wednesdays - Going with the Grain

The route, via learning a new technique, to the glue comparison at the end of this article has been ......

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Workshop Wednesdays - Chamfered Mouldings on your Thicknesser

This is a really useful jig for making angled moulds and fillets from square stock using the planer/......

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Back in the workshop

Hi there, great to be back behind the helm after my holidays. I had a great time off, thanks, even t......

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Workshop Wednesdays - Box combing jig

The finger or comb joint is a very strong way of joining two pieces at right angles for a box or a d......

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Technical Thursdays - Machine Workshop - Router Tables

I sometimes wonder how we got along before the electric router was invented. It is such a versatile ......

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Workshop Wednesdays - Rule Joints

A rule joint needs some specialised equipment and fittings comprising a matched pair of router cutte......

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Workshop Wednesdays - Drawer Lock Joint Jig

There are lots of choices when it comes to making the corner joint for drawers. This very simple dra......

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Workshop Wednesdays - Mitre Biscuit Jig

One of the best ways of securing a mitre joint on a box or carcase is by fitting biscuits, but even ......