Glue Up

https://handtoolschool.wistia.com/medias/dgx4i95b0e?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 Hide Glue has been Trusted for 7 or 8 Thousand Years Hide glue has been the defacto adhesive since the dawn of woodworking. The Egyptians used it and probably even earlier since it is…

Build Your Glue Up Strategy As projects go this glue up isn't terribly complex. I can do it in two stages: the outer case, then slide in the dust frames. That makes things simpler with…

In this part I join the legs to the column using the sliding dovetail joinery discussed in the last video. Next I refine the curves of the legs, then add a bullnose profile to the…

In this installment, I'm going to build the drawer and the web frame to support it. Normally this is a pretty straightforward exercise that we have seen many times in previous projects. This time however,…

  Have you gotten enough practice on those scary compound dovetails yet? Time to put it to the test and build the carcass of the tool box. This video tackles some interesting challenges in joinery…

  Photo Courtesy of Charles BenderThis episode is all about the secret compartment.  These small boxes were quite valuable as the price of tea was very high in the 18th century.…

  OK folks lets wrap up this quirky little table.  Now that we know how to refine our curves, it is time to put in the elbow grease and do it.  This project will give…