Third Hand for Jointer Maintenance
Need some help when making adjustments to your jointer’s motor? This reader got a hand from one of his clamps.
Save Those Chisel Caps
Keep your mortising chisel tips safe with this simple trick that won’t break your bank or your fingers.
Magnetic Homemade Steady Rest
This reader designed an impressive steady rest system for his lathe using magnets. And it can be modified to fit any lathe.
Holder for Mitered Workpieces
Need help securing a workpiece when cutting biscuit slots? This reader has a simple trick that will give you an extra hand.
Scratch Awl from Scratch
This reader found a new way to give life to an old screwdriver, by turning it into a handy woodturning tool.
Toggle Clamping Aid Makes Helpful Third Hand
A simple toggle clamp setup on his workbench helps give this reader an extra set of hands for keeping things held down and steady.
Stationary Tool Plug Storage is a Snap
Keep your electrical cords out of the way from underfoot, but still ready at hand around your tools with this helpful reader tip.
How to Apply Wood Veneer
Learn how to attach wood veneer to a plywood substrate. Rob Johnstone explains the process in this woodworking video.
Adding Extra Table Saw Storage
Tired of trying to find his oft-used accessories for his table saw, this reader added a handy hidden storage space to his rip fence rails.
VIDEO: Simple Layout Trick
Use this simple trick to layout a work piece that features multiple angles. No need for rulers, squares or math of any kind.