A flexible drill bit you can knock together in your shop
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.
You are 20 bucks away from a speaker that rocks
Five ways to draw circles
Celebrate simplicity ... and sharp chisels
An icon of Craftsman joinery, the pegged mortise, faceted with a file and chisel
How some simple jigs and a router can add interesting detail to millwork
A pretty cool parlor trick that makes trade shows go quickly, and a great way to 'Wow' the kids.
With scrap lumber and a couple of hours, Samurai Carpenter builds a jig and smooths a log into the beginnings of a tabletop ...