August 2009 #177

Popular Woodworking August 2009 issueThe cover project of the August 2009 issue of Popular Woodworking is a classic form of American furniture. Senior editor Glen Huey guides you step by step in the construction of this beautiful blanket chest.

In our Tool Test, we take a look at the brand new American-made unisaw.

Marc Adams tells you how to pick the right adhesive in Understanding Glues.

Lonnie Bird gives the low-down on bevel-up planes.

Our editors get together to show you three ways to make raised panels.

Join Editor Christopher Schwarz as he pays a visit to Roy Underhill’s new Woodright’s School.

Rob Millard shows how to make and incorporate federal-style inlay in your next project.

Our I Can Do That column presents an intriguing knife block.

Detailed article previews are below.

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Out on a Limb: The Best Teacher Might be a Rodent

By Christopher Schwarz Page: 10 From the August 2009 issue #177 Buy this issue now I had three hours in my Saturday to do about eight hours of work in the shop. So I pulled on my shop apron, crammed my hearing protection into my ears and reached for the table saw’s switch. But...