Author Archives: Tom Nunlist

Tom Nunlist

About Tom Nunlist

Tom is the former Online Community Editor at Popular Woodworking Magazine. He "retired" to study for four years in China.

Thank You and Farewell

Sitting down this morning to write this post is both exciting and sad in equal measure. After 18 months here at Popular Woodworking Magazine, I’m moving on to new opportunities ­– tomorrow is my final day. First the exciting part: Through some hard work and a heaping portion of luck, I’ve...

Workshop Makeover Sweepstakes – We Have a Winner!

                  A hearty congratulations goes out to Merle Gilmore of Las Vegas, Nev., as the the lucky winner of the Workshop Makeover Giveaway – he’ll be coming away with $6,000 worth of tools from JET and Bessey! Gilmore is a retired maintenance mechanic...

30 Days for Dad – Don’t Miss Out

Father’s Day is just around the corner, and we’ve already given away six fabulous prizes in our 30 Days for Dad Sweepstakes – that means there are 24 more to win, including the great gifts pictured at top. Here’s a little refresher on the contest details – are you taking notes?...

We Have a Winner!

A hearty congratulations goes out to James McGlothlin of Willow City, Texas, for winning our JET Lathe Sweepstakes – he’s taking home the JET 1221VS variable-speed lathe. McGlothlin is a retired Baptist pastor who now spends a good deal of his time woodworking. He starting making wooden toys when his children...

Popular Woodworking eBooks – 1/2 Off Subscriptions Sale

For those of you still unaware, a few months ago we launched Popular Woodworking eBooks. The web site is an online compendium of virtually every print product our staff has produced in the last decade plus, all in one place, available to you online 24/7/365 to read and browse. Here’s a...

Shop Shape-Up Value Pack

Whether you’re setting up a new workshop or transforming the one you have, you’ll find the information you need in this collection of books, articles, DVDs and CDs from Popular Woodworking.

Congratulations to Our 31 Days of Christmas Grand Prize Winner!

It’s really been a lovely holiday season for us at Popular Woodworking. As the online editor, I had the privilege of contacting and congratulating all of the winners in December, and boy were they a gracious bunch. Certainly I’ve received more than my fair share of smiles! Ed Waters of Saskatoon, Sask., Canada,...

Super-Tune a Handplane, with Christopher Schwarz

Whether your plane is old or new, discover tips that will make it perform with surgical precision. With just a little effort and a couple hours, you can turn any handplane into a super-tuned, high-performance tool. Order “Super-Tune a Handplane” now!