Trimwork & Cabinetry
Put away the abacus, Hoss—here's a Visual Construction Calculator for your proportional processing ponderances
One way to build drawer boxes fast, efficient, and repeatable
The key to fine carpentry: smart shortcuts
Two Japanese carpenters demonstrate the mortise joinery used to assemble a built-up beam. The claim is that the joined beam is as strong as a solid one.
Two ways to spice up stock cabinets
Wall cabinets have a quiet and important job description: Hold heavy glassware and ceramics up in the air. Do not peel away from the wall—just sit there and look pretty.
Five ways to draw circles
Celebrate simplicity ... and sharp chisels
Angled cabinets with wiring chases, prebuilt, installed, and dressed up with moldings.
Angled and tapered legs make a saddle for the tapered top
For three years and a day journeymen walk, work, and sleep under the stars
An icon of Craftsman joinery, the pegged mortise, faceted with a file and chisel