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Woodworking: Learn Something New Every Day

One the greatest aspects of woodworking is that there are always new things to learn. When I began building furniture, I set my sights on a few complex projects which I figured I could build when I had gained experience. The closer I got to building those pieces, the more I knew how much...

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Diamond Banding

A common router bit and simple jig yield a jewel of an inlay piece.By Rob Millard Pages: 34-37From the October 2011 issue #192 Buy this issue nowI ’m in awe of the cleverness of period woodworkers. Working with simple tools, they created objects of art that have stood the test of time. Of...