Lee Valley & Veritas
Woodworking Newsletter
 
  Volume 11, Issue 1 - September 2016    
 
 
Making Forged Nails
 
Within the walls of Clouterie Rivierre, a 19th century factory that still manufactures nails, it seems as if time has stopped. The building, the machines with their deafening noise, and the workers' expertise have remained unchanged for more than a hundred years. It is the oldest factory in France and the last active nail manufacturing plant in the country. Read more...
 
 
 
Custom-Built Hybrid Workbench
Custom-Built Hybrid Workbench
Woodworker Charles Mak's approach to building his workbench may not be common, but the result is a bench that can handle whatever challenges you throw at it. Find out if his approach will work for you, too. Read more...
 
 
 
What Is It?
What Is It?
This screwdriver with a twist will keep you guessing as to what it's used for. Read more...
 
From the Collection
From the Collection
These crampons attached to a boot or shoe for extra grip in icy conditions. Read more...
 
Project of the Month
Customer Project
High school teacher Doug Peterman made this lovely hand-etched small block plane. Read more...
 
Featured Patent
Featured Patent
This interesting saw was patented by William G. Anderson in 1902. Read more...
 
Lee Valley Catalogs
Annual Fine Woodworking Tools
and Early Fall Catalogs

These new catalogs are now available for viewing via the Lee Valley Library App or online.

 
Join Our Customer Advisory Panel
Join Our Customer Advisory Panel
We would like to invite you to become part of a voluntary advisory panel that will help shape the future of our company. Read More...
 
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  New Arrivals  
 
 
Veritas Quick-Release Wonder Dog   Straw Brushes   Expandable Packing Cubes
 
Veritas® Quick-Release Wonder Dog®   Straw Brushes
  Expandable Packing Cubes
 
 
  Yard Clean-Up  
 
 
Original Woodman’s Pal   Wheelbarrow Booster   Garden Twines
 
Original Woodman's Pal®   Wheelbarrow Booster
  Garden Twines
 
 
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