Wooden Word – October 2016

October 2016 Wooden Word

Message from our President – Jim McMichael

Welcome, and thank you for visiting our woodworker’s site. We have members from all over the greater Washington D.C. region range. Our skills vary dramatically. Some members are just thinking about their first woodworking project while others have been making projects from wood for decades. ...

Wooden Word – March 2016

March 2016 Wooden Word

Upcoming Speakers

Our February speaker is Peter Kramer a well-established and nationally known woodworker, cabinet maker and an artist. All of his works are original designs. Often his furniture is a period piece with his unique interpretation. He has produced some extraordinary work which has been noted ...

Wooden Word, January 2016

January 2016 Wooden Word

Wooden Word, September 2015

Wooden Word, September 2015
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Wooden Word, July 2015

Wooden Word, July 2015
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Wooden Word, May 2015

Wooden Word, May 2015
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Wooden Word, March 2015

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The Holdfast and the Batten

Having trouble planing a board without a tail vice? Joel Jacobson found this video from across the pond that might solve your problems. The English Woodworker (Richard Maguire) describes this simple solution using a holdfast.