In this idea-packed publication you'll find numerous jigs, tips, and
other ideas tested in the WOOD magazine shop, or submitted by
our loyal readers. Each tip, jig, and organizer was cherry-picked
from hundreds of other ideas to save you time and money in your
own shop, and make you a better woodworker. We've also added
several tool accessories to increase the efficiency of your shop.
Table of Contents:
Tune Up Your Tablesaw
Save time, improve accuracy, and boost cutting performance.
Maximize Your Mitersaw
Shop-wise shortcuts, plus build-your-own workstations.
Routing Problem Solvers
Safety tips, plus simple jigs for shaping, jointing, and chamfering.
Level-headed setups; dead-on spacing; faster, neater boring.
Smarter, Smoother Sanding
Dodging sanding bugaboos, taking dips and curves in stride.
Jointer & Planer Pointers
Setting up, rabbeting, reducing chip-out, and other tips.
Bandsawing Beyond the Basics
Jigs for resawing and cutting curves, plus tips for setting blade tension.
Expand Your Scrollsaw Horizons
Comparing models, making special cuts, and reducing vibration.
Do More With Your Circ Saw
Making straight, accurate cuts, and avoiding tear-out.
Quicker, Easier Clamping
Smart tips for clamping special sizes, shapes, and angles.
Upgrade Your Workbench
Helpful add-ons: drawers, totes, bins, lighting, tops, and more.
Clever Dust Collecting
Low-cost solutions for practically every machine in your shop.
Stretch Your Storage Space
Places for everything, and everything in its place.
Biscuit Joiner Basics
Tips for measuring and cutting slots and gluing tight joints.