Wood Shop tricks

Over the years, I have come up with a few 'tricks' to make a some things easier in the workshop. I figured I'd share some of those with you.

Table saw tricks

Bandsaw tricks

A blade guide for
resawing wide lumber
on a 14" bandsaw
Cutting dovetails
on the bandsaw

Planer tricks

Measurement and layout tricks

Gluing and Joinery

Making wood thread taps from threaded rod or bolts


Ron Walter's
Dual grinder mount


Ron Walter's
Circle sanding jig

Finishing and varnishing

More miscellaneous tricks

Ron Walter's
Floor sweep adapter
Drilling glass
(video only)

More on woodworking Tools and Techniques

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