Popular Woodworking August 2002 Digital Edition | Popular Woodworking Magazine

Popular Woodworking August 2002 Digital Edition


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Put this Power-tool Workbench behind your table saw and you’ll have a traditional workbench, a great outfeed table and an enormous assembly table. This intelligent Long Lumber Cut-off Stand allows you to cut lengths to rough size without four sawhorses or a helper. Inspired by Frank lloyd Wright’s lamp designs, this impressive and adjustable Fallingwater Table Lamp is a simple weekend project. Building Extension Tables can seem like a difficult task, but by learning a couple of tricks you can easily install hardware that will allow your dining table to seat almost any size family during the holidays. With a fence post finial for a head and a high-tech wind-grabbing rotor, this Octopus’s Garden shakes its tentacles at the slightest breeze. Our Tricks of the Trade teaches you how to Draw Around Corners, and we put to the test Delta’s 28-280 Band Saw and Wilke Machinery’s new 15″ Yorkcraft Planer for $699. Get the real story on the critical differences between Shapers and Router Tables. We test several popular brands and found some important differences you’ll need to know before Picking the Best Mobile Base. Bob Flexner shows how a few precautions in Storing Finishing Materials will keep your finishes ready to use and your shop from burning down. Plus the Ultimate Home Workshop, Simple Divided-light Doors, Letters, Q & A, American Woodshops, and More!

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