Mattress Slats That Stay Put – article by Terry Landry on how the mattress slats in the old days did a better job than today.
Hut Wax – article by Bob Chambers on using Hut Wax to as a food safe finishing system on your turnings.
Butcher Block Countertop – article by Lannie Townsend on the steps he took to make a large maple butcher block style counter top.
The Process of Building Cabinets – a very informative and humorous article by Terry Landry with lots of pictures that describes the process of building cabinets
Epoxy finish – step-by-step article by Bob Chambers and Keith Bryan who partnered together to apply a clear epoxy finish to a Spanish cedar dresser top
Mean Green – article by Bob Chambers on using Mean Green cleaner for cleaning saw blades
Molding on the Lathe – article by Terry Landry on how he made circular molding for decorative trim on entry doors by using a lathe.
Veneered Inlay and Sand Shading – article by Jim Landry on how he made a lattice veneered inlay using a technique called Sand Shading to make the wood look woven.
Clear Bar and Tabletop Finish – detailed step by step article from BRWC member Bob Chambers on how to apply a clear bar or tabletop finish
Bowl Turning Skill Topic – video of BRWC June 2016 Skill Topic on Bowl Turning by Lee Owens
Dealing with Heavy Timbers on the Lathe – article from Terry Landry on how he dealt with turning heavy timbers
Wood Finishing – here is a copy of the presentation that Bob Chambers presented at the May 2016 Monthly Meeting on Wood Finishing
Rabbets Dados and Plows – See the latest article from Terry Landry on what these “specialty” planes can do.
Making Curved Moldings – Terry Landry describes how he made curved molding on a door.
Face Work on the Lathe – see how Terry Landry used a lathe to create column bases for an old building in the Clinton Area
Turning Duplicates – Terry Landry shows any easy method to make duplicate turnings
Finger Box Construction – list of steps by Wayne Matherne on making finger joint boxes
Making Cabriole Legs – article by Terry Landry on how to make cabriole legs using a band saw
Hand Dovetail Tips – handout that Mark Monistere had for the skill topic he did at the December 2014 Monthly Meeting on making hand dovetails
How to Turn Your Lathe Into a Horizontal Boring Machine – check out an article by Terry Landry on how he turned his lathe into a horizontal boring machine in order to bore a hole perpendicular to the end of a 4 foot long bedpost
BRWC Monthly Meeting Best Practices – Check out some helpful suggestions to consider when preparing for giving a Skill Topic or showing a woodworking project during the Show’n’Tell at a monthly meeting.
Band Saw Circle Cutting Jig Instructions and Plans – instructions with plans for a band saw cutting jig that Terry Landry showed at the June 2014 Monthly Meeting
Pattern Routing – read an article by Terry Landry on using a router pattern to make chair parts
Sharpening a Handsaw – instructions with pictures and diagrams on how to sharpen a handsaw provided by Terry Landry
Glues for Woodworking – See a list and properties of the different woodworking glues that was discussed at the December Monthly Meeting.
Router Safety – See some safety tips on routers that were talked about at our September Monthly Meeting
Dovetail Jigs – If you ever wondered what is a dovetail jig or how to use one, make sure to attend the September 7th Monthly Club meeting to see several of these dovetail jigs being demonstrated. If you like a little preview, check out the Rockler’s Website here and view the video’s that show a dovetail jig in action.
Stringing Story – Terry Landry
Info: Stringing Story
Table Saw Sled – Terry Landry
Plans: Table Saw Sled Plans
Table Saw Tenon Jig – Terry Landry
Plans: Table Saw Tenon Jig Plans