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Fine Woodworking Archive

NEW Fine Woodworking Magazine Archive
1975-2018 Flash Drive

This brand new 2018 edition of this flash drive archive contains every article published in Fine Woodworking magazine over the past 44 years. Easily search and view an entire generation's worth of woodworking wisdom.

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Inside This Issue

Show Us Your Workshop
Laguna-SuperMax Sale
Sharpen Up or Shut Up - The Hand Tool Backlash
Video: Bessey GearKlamp Bar Clamp
Poll: Are You a Packrat?
The Highland Woodworker Archive
Show Us Your Woodcarving
Milling Wood the Hard Way
Acer-Ferrous Toolworks Moxon Vise Kit
Finishing: Primitive Finish
Tool Review: Miter Trimmer
Book Review: English Arts & Crafts Furniture
Show Us Your Woodworking
Tips From Sticks-In-The-Mud

Order Now to Beat the
February 1st, 2019
SawStop Price Increase

If you've been considering getting a SawStop Tablesaw or any accessories for it, now is the time to buy! SawStop has announced a price increase for many of their models and accessories on February 1st, 2019.

Details on the Price Increase
Christopher Schwarz Sharpening

Sharpen Up or Shut Up-
the Hand Tool Backlash
By Christopher Schwarz

Christopher Schwarz has noticed a trend in some sections of the woodworking world: otherwise capable woodworkers struggle when it comes to using their hand tools, even when their tools are of the highest quality. Chris thinks he knows why that might be the case.

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Upcoming Woodworking Classes in Atlanta

1/12 Intro to Marquetry
1/13 Bandsaw Basics
1/16 Finishing the Finish
1/17 Milling and Jointing Lumber
1/23 Taming of the Skew
1/26 Beginning Turning
1/26 Finishing 101
2/2 Intro to Spoon Carving
2/3 Whittle a Swedish Dala Horse
2/9 Turn a Screwdriver Handle
2/10 Table Saw Basics
2/12 Using Hand Planes
2/13 Sharpening for Turners
2/16 Basic Bowl Turning
2/17 Beginning Turning
2/19 Intro to Pen Turning
2/21 Milling and Jointing Lumber
2/23 Hand Cut Dovetails
2/23 Finishing 101
2/26 Hand Tool Sharpening
2/27 French Polish Workshop
2/28 Hand Cut Mortise & Tenon

Shaker Tray - Megan Fitzpatrick

Featured Class:
Make a Classic Shaker Tray with Megan Fitzpatrick
March 2-3, 2019

Develop your hand tool woodworking skills building this traditional Shaker Silverware Tray. Megan Fitzpatrick, former editor of Popular Woodworking, will guide you in the intricacies of crafting dovetails.

Click here to sign up
Show Us Your Shop

Show Us Your Shop

We're sharing Jim Mayer's garage workshop in Long Beach, CA.

View Jim's Shop
Show Us Your Woodworking

Show Us Your Woodworking

We've got a variety of woodworking projects made by Bud Brook, who emphasizes simple but strong joinery, quality woods and durable finishes.

View Bud's Projects
Show Us Your Woodcarving

Show Us Your Woodcarving

We're featuring several of William Brown's 'Bellamy Eagles', an iconic style of eagle carving developed by John Halley Bellamy in the early to mid-1800's.

View William's Carvings
The Highland Woodworker Archives

The Highland Woodworker Archives

You can watch 8 years worth of episodes (and more still coming) of The Highland Woodworker on our Highland Woodworker archives page!

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Finishing Tip

Finishing: Primitive Wood Finish

Alan discusses his way of making a "primitive" wood finish to make your pieces look like they're from an older time period.

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Sticks in the Mud

Tips from Sticks
in the Mud

Jim shares his quick and simple tray in a box woodworking project and discusses how he reuses 5 gallon buckets to clean his saw blades.

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Poll: Are You a Packrat?

Poll: Are You a Packrat?

This month's poll asks "Are you a packrat?"

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English Arts and Crafts

Book Review:
English Arts & Crafts Furniture
By Nancy Hiller

If you think about Arts & Crafts as a style, Nancy Hiller's fine new book English Arts & Crafts Furniture will help disabuse you of that conception...
Arts & Crafts was no single style; it is, rather, better understood as both a set of design principles and a movement driven by larger social and economic objectives.

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Miter Trimmer

Tool Review:
Miter Trimmer

A Miter Trimmer shaves the end of a board to a glass-smooth surface giving you a perfect miter joint. The obvious use is for making picture frames but it can also be used to trim molding to size. Once you buy one and use it, it becomes one of those shop tools that you wonder "how did I ever work without this?"

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Milling Wood

Milling Wood the Hard Way in
West Cobb

How often do you see wood being chopped down in your neighborhood, preparing to go into the chipper, and you feel the urge to stop the workers in order to salvage the wood for yourself? This is exactly what Bram Gallagher recently did, but for him it was a learning experience about exactly how "hard" hard woods can be to mill.

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Bessey GearKlamp Bar Clamp

Video: Bessey GearKlamp
Bar Clamp

Justin Moon takes a look at the new Bessey GearKlamp Bar Clamp. This clamp has redefined the “F” style, quick-action bar clamp, giving the ability to place the jaws into tighter quarters and offering a great deal of knuckle clearance for gripping and tightening the handle when positioned in front of a closed surface.

Check out other videos and product tour demos on our YouTube Channel.

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Tools and Deals for Your Workshop
Woodpeckers Pocket Square

Woodpeckers OneTIME Tool Pocket T-Square

This handy Pocket T-Square simplifies joinery layout and delivers exceptional accuracy. Whether you're laying out mortises, tenons, and rabbets or marking the location of hinges and other cabinet hardware, this tool ensures the precision you need and even fits in your pocket!

Last day to order is 1/21/19

NEW Leigh VRS1200 Vacuum & Router Support for Porter-Cable 4200 Series Dovetail Jigs

This tool puts dust collection functionality onto the jig, freeing your router from bulky hose connections. Along with dust collection, the VRS provides additional router support across the full width of the jig. Its thoughtful design moves up and down with the templates, so there's no re-positioning as stock thickness changes.

Pre-order for shipment in February 2019

Acer-Ferrous Toolworks Moxon Vise Kit

SAVE 10% on the SuperMax 16-32 Drum Sander + More

The SuperMax 16-32 Drum Sander will make big sanding jobs go much faster with less effort and superb results.
1-1/2 HP motor allows you to flatten and smooth stock up to 32" wide. Includes 2-year warranty.

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Limited Time Offer

Tormek T-4 Sharpening System

Tormek T-4
Bushcraft Limited Edition

Get unsurpassed quality, versatility, edge positioning accuracy and repeatability when grinding, sharpening and honing just about every tool in your shop and home.

While supplies last, get a free SVM-45 Knife Jig, and an SVA-170 Axe Jig with your Tormek T-4!

Only $439
while supplies last


Stanley 175th Anniversary Tape Measure - 10ft

Great Collector's Item!


NEW Kreg Accu-Cut Accu-Cut XL and Accu-Cut Expansion Pack

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Woodpeckers Slab Flattening Mill

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acer ferrous

Acer-Ferrous Toolworks Moxon Vise Kit

Save $10 for a limited time


Save 50% on the Starrett EXACT Measuring Tape

Order now while sale quantities last

Save $10 on the
Flex Arm Magnetic
LED Worklight

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Norton 9" x 11" ProSand Sanding Sheet Assortment

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Save $10 on the Portamate 6-Shelf Lumber Rack

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Shaker Inspiration

Shaker Inspiration

New title from Christian Becksvoort

The New Best of Fine Woodworking Volume 2

OVER 70% off while sale quantities last

Why and How of Woodworking

NEW The Intelligent Hand

NEW from Lost Art Press

Cut and Dried

Ingenious Mechanicks

Christopher Schwarz's newest title
Wood Slicer

Wood Slicer Resaw Bandsaw Blade

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for more info

David Barron Magnetic Dovetail Saw Guide

Makes it easy to hand cut perfect dovetails

Woodworking Tool Kit for Kids

Woodworking Tool Kit for Kids

Get your child into woodworking!

Save on a New Workbench!

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