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On Failure

Every time a new woodworking magazine shows up in my mailbox, I am dazzled by a wide array of projects and techniques that promise to take my woodworking skills to the next level.  Yet there’s something missing in the usual … Continue reading

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On Failure

When you build things that you hope will outlast you, it’s more than disappointing when they fall apart within a few years.  Sometimes it’s because of abuse, but more frequently it’s the result of a design flaw that only becomes … Continue reading

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A Simple, Shop-Made Dovetail Marker

It seems like everybody these days has his or her own favorite dovetail marking device, and naturally, I have mine.  They all work fine, but the selection can be daunting if you’re shopping around for one.  So why not make … Continue reading

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