Shop Talk Live - Fine Woodworking
Shop Talk Live - Fine Woodworking
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Fine Woodworking magazine editors and contributors answer your questions and share woodworking tips and techniques.
STL224: Is there one true way to sharpen a scraper?
Mike and Barry discuss milk paint, scraper sharpening, shellac finishes, when to sharpen a tablesaw blade and their smooth moves.
Sep 11
1 hr 8 min
STL223: Mike Mascelli knows more about finishing than you do
Mike Mascelli wows Bob Van Dyke and Mike Pekovich answering listener questions in this (mostly) finishing-centric episode.
Aug 28
1 hr 3 min
STL222: The call of the solid-wood chessboard
Mike, Anissa, and Ben discuss more tablesaw safety, solid-wood chessboards, hotel woodworking for a heath care worker on covid assignment, and sawing a wooden blimp in half. Plus, a new jingle and a new boss!
Aug 14
1 hr 2 min
STL221: Gary Rogowski admits woodworking is hard
Gary Rogowski joins Ben to answer listener questions on drying lumber, sharpening problems, sawing practice, and the feasibility to create a four legged piece without it rocking.
Jul 31
1 hr 5 min
STL220: Jack plane death match - Will bevel up go down?
Mike, Barry, and Ben discuss jack planes, tablesaw safety, scrap wood storage, and how a listener could widen dados
Jul 17
1 hr 3 min
STL219: Dadoes without dado blades
Mike, Anissa, and Ben discuss dust collection for bandsaws, keeping notes during a project, a listener's odd glue-line failure, and try a woodworking potpourri for the first time.
Jul 3
1 hr 12 min
STL218: Megan Fitzpatrick's favorite tool storage
Megan Fitzpatrick joins Barry and Ben to discuss Moxon vises, wooden vs. metal-bodied handplanes, tri-squares vs. combo squares, grinders, and why it's worth building a tool chest.
Jun 19
1 hr 2 min
STL217: Chris Becksvoort thinks you need a moisture meter
Contributing editor, Chris Becksvoort joins Mike and Ben to answer questions on milling, wedged joinery, and his two favorite tools.
Jun 5
1 hr 4 min
STL216: Accessorizing your new tablesaw
Mike, Anissa, and Ben discuss tablesaw accessories, shop rituals, testing sharpness, knockdown fasteners, and tall people.
May 22
1 hr 9 min
STL215: Steve Latta’s favorite vises
Contributing editor Steve Latta joins Mike and Ben to discuss when to peg a tenon, hammer veneering, broken bandsaw blades, CNCs, and what the difference is between a jointer and a planer.
May 8
55 min
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