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Spicy Pennsylvania Box

Behind a distinctive double-arched door are unknowns and secrets.By Glen D. Huey Pages: 26 -33While surfing the Internet for examples of spice boxes, I stumbled upon an antique box with a distinctive door. While I’m familiar with arched-door boxes, a double-arched door, at least to my knowledge, is something not often seen.VIDEO: See how to...

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Tool Test: Festool CXS Drill-driver

A mighty small and mighty compact drill.By Glen D. Huey Pages:16-18According to Apple’s Steven Jobs, “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” If you ask me, he could have been talking about Festool, which is, in my opinion, the most innovative tool company out there.BLOG: Read about new tools from Festool. VIDEO: See a...

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End Grain: My Design, Dad’s Tools

A proper chest to store prized chisels.By Glen D. Huey Page: 64The most prominent piece of furniture in my mom’s living room is a Queen Anne lowboy my dad built. As you can imagine, the piece is coveted by family members, as it was the first piece he tackled as a furniture maker. Dad had...

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Caddy for Your Tea, Governor?

Use unconventional techniques to create a traditional tea caddy.by Glen D. Huey pages 36-39From the June 2011 issue #190 Buy this issue nowEngland began to import tea about the middle of the 17th century. When first introduced, tea was expensive, so it was a drink affordable only to the wealthy. That, of course, was an...

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Dovetailed Keepsake Box

Shortcuts learned as you build this classic box help you become a better joiner.By Glen. D. Huey Pages: 44-47 From the April 2011 issue #189 Buy this issue nowThis box is chock-full, but don’t look on the inside. Check out the outside. It’s loaded with dovetail joinery – through dovetails on the front and half-blind dovetails...

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Federal Inlay Table

If you can rout a mortise for a hinge, you can handle the inlay on this table. By Glen D. Huey Pages: 38-44 From the June 2004 issue #141 Buy this issue now This table will test and improve your inlay skills, not to mention your mastery of turning and traditional joints. It’s based...

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Baltimore Card Table

Learn inlay techniques while building this beautiful accent table for your home. By Glen D. Huey Pages: 66-73 From the June 2005 issue #148 Buy this issue now A beautiful demilune side table always catches your eye. Some of these tables also open into an equally attractive and more functional four-legged round table. The...