Tom Slone

51 Flips | 2 Magazines | 2 Likes | 5 Followers | @TomSlone2014 | Keep up with Tom Slone on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Tom Slone”

Convert a Cabinet Shelf into a Pull Out Drawer

<b>Click here to read the rest of this post about Convert a Cabinet Shelf into a Pull Out Drawer</b>Happy Friday!!!I'm really pumped to share wtih you my …

Build a Wine Rack

Click on the related download below to get the full chapter download.<p>Wine-Rack.pdf (989.32 KB)<p>Tools and Materials<p>This mahogany wine rack will store …


How to Use a Card Scraper

Photo: Mark Schofield<p>If you want an unparalleled final surface for a woodworking project, try using a card scraper instead of sandpaper. The …

Making a Cutlist

Photo: Steve Scott A chart that details the parts for your project will help you buy just the right amount of material and save money.<p>On the list of …


No Mess Glue-ups

Photo: Mark Schofield Mark Schofield, a seasoned woodworker, details his strategies for avoiding glue squeeze-out, planning for squeeze-out, and …

Simple Tablesaw Sled Yields Super-Precise Cuts

A well-built crosscut sled helps you to be a better woodworker.<p>Tools and Materials<p>Learn how to build a crosscut sled for your tablesaw that's …


How to Build an Adirondack Chair

Photo: Michael Pekovich An Adirondack chair can be built in a day.<p>Photo: Anissa Kapsales<p>Tools and Materials<p>An Adirondack chair is a great project for …

How to Use Chisels

Photo: Steve Scott There are two basic moves with a chisel. This is chopping. A few taps with a hammer or mallet help the chisel cut across the …

How to Sharpen Handplanes and Chisels: Basic Techniques

You can't cut wood effectively without a sharp tool. Get the basics of chisel and handplane iron sharpening in this quick video from our Getting …

Basics of Frame-and-Panel Construction

Frame-and-panel construction is a popular method for making doors, cabinetry, and a variety of furniture and architectural components.<p>Wood is a …


Top 10 Workbench Tips

Watch as we demonstrate our 10 favorite tips, techniques, and accessories for a workbench. These shopmade and store-bought accessories will help you …


Handplane Primer: What's the difference between bench and block planes?

ImageImage: Credit: Steve ScottCharlie ReinaCaption: Bench (left) planes are great for face grain while block (right) planes shine on end grain. The …

Secure Your Work for Easier Handplaning

ImageImage: Eventually, every budding woodworker will begin to wonder about handplanes. For some reason, these age-old tools hold a place of …

Woodworking Joinery 101--From Simple to Sophisticated Watch it now:

Learn how to cut perfect thumb-hold profiles for elegant looking cutting boards.

Learn how to properly glue up all your woodworking and furniture projects with our step-by-step video. Watch it now:

Get busy building better boxes with these 5 essential tips! Learn how:

Learn how to refinish furniture in a five-part video series. Plus, download our finishing & refinishing guide:

Can't wait for the warmer weather to arrive? Build this summertime classic:

Learn how to use a bandsaw:

Scrap wood makes a handsome organizer for screws and other workshop hardware:

Secrets for a stellar spokeshave:

Get your silverware drawer in order with a brand-new two-part project series:

Learn how to outfit your crosscut sled with a cool fence that boasts a repositionable stop block.

Learn how adding insulation to your pipe clamps can protect your precious hardwoods from marring and becoming discolored during glue-up. Watch now:

Rare earth magnets and scrap wood combine to protect your most precious projects during glue-up. Watch now:

Learn the simple trick to laying out basic dovetail angles:

Simple tricks for smoother curves on the bandsaw:

Make Your Own Glowing Furniture: DIY Glow-in-the-Dark Table by Mat Brown

Ever wished you could have something glowing in your house, while keeping things calm and tasteful? Designer <b>Matt Brown</b> developed a beautiful …

How to avoid tearout | Planer | Jointer | Woodworking

Print<p>Print<p>If you can learn the tendency of how certain grain patterns react to being cut, you can avoid tearout. Looking for those predictable …