Category: Woodworking

How to Select the Correct Duct Diameter

Many dust collection systems suffer due to poor ductwork designs. There is a large amount of misinformation about what the proper size pipe is to run. In reality, proper pipe sizing can get complicated and depends on many variables; tool size, air requirements, length of pipe run required, number of machines running at one time

Woodcraft of Austin

The great thing about running a national woodworking school is that Bob Van Dyke has seen the techniques of every different instructor who has taught at his Connecticut Valley School of Woodworking – and there have been a lot of them over the past 16 years! In woodworking- like in most things- there is no

Smart Shop in a One-Car Garage

Smart Shop in a One-Car Garage Space-saving solutions for a small shop Tales of bad shops are a woodworker’s war stories. After living in five houses in seven years, I have plenty of them to tell: ladders under closeted trapdoors that descended into windowless basements, ceilings that were only an inch taller than I am