Table of Contents
Choosing & Using Guide Bushings8
Get more mileage out of your router by learning how to use these handy accessories.
Brass Guide Bushings… 59031
Steel Guide Bushings… 04F52
Selecting Continuous Hinges10
Find out how to select the right hinges for lids and doors to ensure a lifetime of service.
In addition to the sources listed below, McMaster-Carr also
carries a wide variety of continuous hinges with and without predrilled
Accurate Assembly Aids12
These clamping aids lend you a hand when it comes time to assemble your project.
Right-Angle Assembly Clamp… 50K38.01
FastCap Assembly Blocks… FSC-0055
Clamp-It Assembly Square… 29190
5″ Clamp-It Bar Clamps… 61003
8″ Clamp-It Bar Clamps… 35335
Box Clamp… BC4
Precision Clamping Square… CS6075
Phenolic Clamping Square… CS6075PHEN
Tapering on the Jointer14
Get smooth, straight tapers from your jointer using this shop-proven technique.
Featuring an adjustable jaw, this strong and stable shop tool makes it a snap to clamp a workpiece or assemble a project.
Page 20: Figure 5
Three corrections: (1) In Detail 'a', the diameter of the through hole in the anchor block was omitted. It should be 7/8". (2) The diameter of the through hole in the traveler block is incorrect. It should be 3/4". (3) The diameter of the counterbores in the traveler block should be 1 1/8”.
Shop Short Cuts22
Try out these shop-tested tips and techniques to solve your woodworking problems.
Table Saw Workstation24
This mobile station gives your benchtop table saw extra capacity to accurately cut large workpieces easily and safely.
5/16″-18 Knobs w/Insert… 23812
¼″-20 Knobs w/1″ Stud… 23838
Piano Hinges… 37750
5″ Locking Swivel Casters… 31845
20″ Full-Extension Slides… 21897
Drilling Shelf Pin Holes34
Increase the accuracy and take the challenge out of this common woodworking task.
Wall-Mounted Tool Rack36
Put your empty wall space to use and keep frequently used tools within easy reach with this easy-to-build storage solution.
Page 41: Materials and Hardware
The dimensions of part B (Upper & Lower Rails) should be 3/4" x 3 1/2" - 60". (The online extra materials list is correct.)
Our Favorite Shop Materials42
Learn what materials to use for building jigs and projects -- and why.
Simple Workbench Upgrades44
Make your workbench even more useful with these easy-to-build, shop-made accessories.
Cutting Perfect Circles46
With just a shop-built jig, you can cut a circle with your table saw -- and sand it, too.
5-Star Knob w/Insert… 23812
6′ Measuring Tape (R to L)… 69124
Hold-Down Clamp Kit… 21912
Freud Calibration Disk… 222512
Useful & Handy New Products48
Here you'll find a few new products that caught our attention and deserve a look.
12″ Woodworking Rule… WWR12
24″ T-Square… TS-24-2
12″ Precision Triangle… PTR12
Work Sharp Wide Blade Attachment… 206026
Kreg Quick-Change Kit… 415596
Scenes from the Shop52