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AW Extra - Ingenious Saw + Inspiring Woodworker + 2 New Projects

September 17, 2010
Today in AW Extra:

Two-Drawer Coffee Table

Although slide-through drawers make this table versatile and attractive, traditional joinery makes it rock-solid—because we all know that a coffee table isn’t just for coffee. It shelters the dog and serves the Saturday night pizza. It hosts Scrabble games, labors under kids’ crafts and offers a perfect place to rest your feet.

Really Good Reads

Yoav Liberman has the gift. A skilled woodworker and regular contributor to American Woodworker and Woodwork, Yoav is also an expert teacher, metalworker, dumpster-diver and world traveler. Read any of his blogs and you'll discover that he's also an entertaining and inspiring storyteller.

Handy Folding Frames

Whether you need support for cutting sheets of plywood or bases for an assembly table, spend an afternoon in the shop making these hinged plywood frames and you'll always have instant work surfaces.

Bosch Glide Miter Saw

Here's great news if you've wanted a sliding miter saw but couldn't fit one in your shop—the bane of sliders, of course, is that their slide mechanisms usually require a lot of space behind the bench. Bosch's ingenious new Dual-Bevel Glide Miter Saw changes the game because it's footprint is much smaller, more like the footprint of a non-sliding miter saw. What's the secret?

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