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Experience IS the Best Teacher

Woodworking books and videos are wonderful resources. But hands on time with your tools and a few boards will teach you more than any book or video ever will.

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Sharpening Gimlet Bits

Some old texts would have you believe that gimlet bits cannot be sharpened. However, this is not the case.

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Improve Your Woodworking this Year

Setting your goals high, but attainable, will enable you to challenge yourself, obtain new skills, and still have fun while doing it.

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Sharpening Auger Bits

Auger bits had several advantages over center bits and shell bits, so it comes as no surprise that auger bits came to replace the older style bits. Here’s how to sharpen the most common bit found in today’s hand tool kits.