In October 2010 #185

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Here are the Online Extras for the October 2010 issue.

At you’ll find reader questions and comments, as well as our editors’ responses.

Video: Tricks-in-Action shows you a free video of one of this issue’s tricks in use. Watch the “Plane Blade Cambering Jig,” filmed by Tricks Editor Kari Hultman in her shop.

Web Site: Visit the new Tricks of the Trade page online.

Tricks editor Kari Hultman writes about woodworking on her blog, The Village Carpenter.

Get “601 Woodshop Tips & Tricks,” by Graham McCulloch.

To read Bob Flexner’s article on making your own spray booth, click here.

Read our test drive of many supertools from 2006 at

See the Power Box survive being tossed onto a parking lot.

George R. Walker writes three times a week on the Design Matters blog.

See more of Brooke Smith’s work at his web site.

In Our Store: George R. Walker’s DVDs.

See more of Peter Follansbee’s work and read his blog.

Discover more about Plimoth Plantation.

Read Adam Cherubini’s Arts & Mysteries blog.

In Our Store: We featured a three-legged Chinese stool in the Winter 2009 issue of Woodworking Magazine.

Read more about the inspiration for this project and find additional tips on our Editors’ Blog.

Download the free SketchUp model for the Factory Cart Coffee Table.

Read this I Can Do That article about the Factory Cart Coffee Table online, for free.

Watch Bob’s table saw techniques for cutting the drawer finger joints for buffet cabinet.

Download a free 3-D model of the buffet cabinet project in SketchUp format.

Bob has written several books about Arts & Crafts furniture; they’re all available from his web site.

See a video of Michael Dunbar using a large and a small bowsaw.

Read Frank Klausz’s article on the bowsaws in his shop.

Visit the web site of The Windsor Institute.

Purchase bowsaws and accessories from WoodJoy Tools.

In Our Store: “Handtool Essentials” teaches you critical hand skills.

Video: See a visit to the David R. Webb veneer mill.

Read Robert W. Lang’s blog entries about his visit to a veneer mill.

Visit the web site for the Marc Adams School of Woodworking.

Get veneer from Certainly Wood.

In Our Store:“The Woodworker’s Guide to Veneering & Inlay.

View a 3-D Google SketchUp model of the drawer frame for the dining table.

Video: Learn to calculate the sizes of the drawer parts needed for your project.

Discover how to sharpen your chisels properly from long-time sharpener and author Ron Hock.

Study the Tansu style and read about the history of the Japanese chest.

Purchase a set of Japanese chisels and other woodworking tools.

Video: Three methods for gluing mortises compared.

Read “Bound Up On the Topic of Glue.”

In Our Store: “Glue and Clamps (Missing Shop Manual).”

Browse through the many stories available on our “Finishing” page.

In Our Store: Bob’s new book, “Flexner on Finishing,” (Popular Woodworking Books) is now available in our online store. The book is an indexed collection of Bob’s updated and revised columns from the last 10+ years.

Read Editor Christopher Schwarz’s “Lusting for Lumber.”

Video: Chainsaw too delicate for you? Try black powder.

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