Woodworking Tips Videos

Workshop Tips and Tricks #34

I often wonder how many other people spend the same amount of time that I do in making "things" in my workshop work better. I see SO MANY things that could have been easily made better or more convenient at the factory where they were made, or at the very least, made less frustrating to use ...  

Watch it on Youtube: https://youtu.be/JMflVygqYbQ

but now I am tasked with making those alterations and adjustments myself. And in some rare cases, other manufacturers that make the SAME tool of the appliance, see the same things and remake the new tools better ... I love that !!

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Bad Ideas In the Workshop Episode 7 / Workshop Fails

Bad ideas in the workshop are not just about things that don't work ... or things that are a waste of time, they also include things that are potentially dangerous or can cause injury, and often, it can be a combination of bad things.

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I'm going to start off with something that I have rarely seen, but it does seem to happen with a few new woodworkers ... 

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Awesome Woodworking Tips / Subscriber Submitted Tricks #32

I like to try and have a theme for all my videos but when it comes to subscriber submitted tips, it's hard because it is so varied, but today I managed a bit of the theme with glue and finishing ... 

Watch it on Youtube: https://youtu.be/AvAdj4TA2Bw

One thing I have found in the past few years of doing these tips videos is just how much some product differs from country to country, even with countries. For example in the US, someone in California is purchasing 2 part epoxy glue in bottles whereas someone else in says Georgia can't find it in bottles, only in squeeze tubes and different brands altogether... but no matter, we all have a pretty good idea what how these things work. 

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