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Learn to fabricate handsome metal pulls, hinges, and knobs from commonly available materials.
Visit the shop of Minnesota craftsman Bob Dillon, and see his line of traditional Windsor chairs.
Find out what's available in this tool-accessory area, and which models make sense for you.
Tool up for 2000 with our handpicked selection of the year's best new tools and gadgets.
|Lamp of a
Brighten a dull corner of your home with this stylish table lamp and veneer-on-plastic shade.
Provide a home for tablesaw jigs, blades, and related items in this handy mobile unit.
sleigh coffee table
Capture a bit of nostalgia with this novel design.
Build a bird feeder from two simple turnings.
|Big rig for
Looking for a parking place for those tiny toy cars? Here's an attractive solution.
|Not such a
This two-in-one project conveniently combines a nutcracker with a box that serves as a bowl.
|How To Thread
Tap into this handy technique. Screwing a threaded fastener into a tapped hole in metal is often easier and neater than using a nut. And bolting an oft-used jig or fixture to a tapped hole in a metal tool table is usually quicker and more secure than rigging up clamps. Here's how to thread holes in metal parts easily.
Review: Chamfer Bits
A great way to make on-the-money miters. We all know that chamfer bits work great for easing exposed edges. But did you know that with them you can cut dead-on miters with little setup involved? Here's how.