Woodworking Tips Videos

Subscriber Submitted Woodworking Tips and Tricks - Episode 7

Often when I am filming a video, I wonder what kinds of improvements Subscribers to my channel might come up with, once in a while 2 or 3 people will even come up with the same ideas for improvements which always amazes me, that a few people can have the same ideas. This video is a bit of a mix of improvements and new ideas, although I'm not sure where you draw the line, but in any even, some great ideas submitted from Subscribers ... thanks to everyone who sent in ideas, and I still have a long list of others to cover in later videos ..

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There were a few good ideas with regard to my vertical drilling jig .... 

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3 Quick Woodwork Clamping Tricks

Woodworking is full of different kinds of clamps that are designed to be a solution for almost any clamping or gluing situation. Sometimes we only encounter these special situations very rarely and some of us don't have specialty clamps .. unless it is something we are doing quite often, like picture frames, or even box making.

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To help solve some of these situations and to give woodworkers some ideas of what can be done, or even some thoughts that will help them come up with other solutions that work for them, here is a quick rundown of things I have encountered in the past ...

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Colin Knecht's Woodworking Tips and Tricks

I try and remember to add some of my well-used tips and hacks, that I have been using for years, but some of them I have been using so long, I forget that many other people have never seen or heard of them so here today are some old and some new ...

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Mixing Shellac
I love using shellac, it frequently gives and nice tone to the wood without overpowering the color and while still protecting the wood, but the problem with shellac is that it doesn't last very well and needs to be made fresh ...  

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Subscriber Submitted Woodworking Tips and Tricks - Episode 6

I love how innovative woodworkers are, just when we think there is nothing left to improve on, there is a whole wave of ideas and techniques that woodworkers willing share with one another ...

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This episode where are starting off with a tip from Johnny, who is gluing a couple of short - angled pieces onto a wooden base. As we all know this is a near impossible to try clamp a couple of pieces of wood like this ... and yes, there are other ways to attach them, but sometimes those other things aren't readily available, so we make do with what we have ... 

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