Lee Valley & Veritas
Woodworking Newsletter
 
  Volume 8, Issue 1 - September 2013    
 
 
Make a Train Table
Woodworker Darnell Hagen's first go at making a children's play table was a quickie attempt that didn't turn out exactly as he had hoped. His second try resulted in this more stylized version. Here's how he did it. Read more...
 
 
 
Table Top Fixing Blocks
Table Top Fixing Blocks
While there are several ways to attach tabletops to skirts, in this article woodworker Serge Duclos focuses on the traditional method of using shop-made wooden clips. For a refined look, he mills stepped slots to conceal the screw heads. Read more...
 
 
 
What Is It?
What Is It?
These seemingly unrelated items formed part of the standard toolkit for two trades. Read more...
 
From the Collection
From the Collection
Weighing more than 11 pounds, this cornice plane would take some serious muscle (or a few helpers) to use. Read more...
 
Interesting Read
Interesting Read
Wondering which chair is the best for sitting around the campfire? This excerpt from Camping and Woodcraft, published in 1921, proposes the Rhorkee. Read more...
 
Customer Project
Customer Project
More than 800 hours were spent working on this beauty, crafted by reader Sylvain (Elvis) Lavoie. Read more...
 
Featured Patent
Featured Patent
Patented as a "coal-lifting implement" in 1896, this bear-paw-like item works surprisingly well, even for finicky tasks. Read more...
 
Woodworking Tools Catalog 2013/14
Woodworking Tools Catalog 2013/14
Our annual catalog, containing nearly 300 pages of high-quality hand tools and woodworking supplies, is now available for online viewing. See more...
 
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Lee Valley Library
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