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Woodworking will teach you how to solve problems, and that's a skill that you can use in every aspect of your life.
Abrasives are used to wear away wooden material on your projects, and is most commonly connected to sandpaper.
This is literally the fastest wood finish you will ever use. It goes on in about 30 seconds and it's dry instantly. It's like a magic trick for woodworkers.
I'm about to make your woodworking life super easy. This is the easiest inlay you could ever do, and with very little practice you will be doing lots of fun and great looking inlays. I'll show you everything you need to know.
This compound will likely be the type of particles on your sandpaper. It's a common abrasive, and often covers sandpaper surfaces making them rough.
You will have a much better chance if you do this instead.
Making wood look reclaimed or old is a skill, but one that is not that difficult to cultivate if you know a few of the tricks I'll share.
Get started on the right track with these ten tools for your new woodworking shop. They are not expensive, and they are all super useful.
This is an entire woodworking book in a series of posts. You can literally read my whole book for free. I hope you enjoy it.
As a new woodworker, the cabinet scraper is a game changer. Get used to using this awesome and inexpensive tool early on, and you will save yourself thousands in sandpaper over a lifetime.
You can use different thicknesses of string in your string art project to create interest and give weight to parts of the design. Everything from thicker string down to fine wire can be used.
A good book is one of the best ways to get started in woodworking. Find a book on something you want to make, and get yourself started on the right track.
The best time to learn about wood finishing is not what you might think as a beginner. I'll tell you, and I'll also tell you why. Don't make the same mistake I did. Happy building.
I've made hundreds of projects on my harbor freight lathe, and it's been a companion in my shop for over a decade. Let me show you why this less than $200 lathe is a great buy.
These 14 tips are really helpful for making a kids step stool as a woodworking project.
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