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A Woodcarver's Workbook, review, 5:17

Abram, Norm, 14:72

   American Woodworker router table, 51:96

   chest of drawers, 7:17–7:23

   outfitting a shop, 41:4–41:8

   reviews random-orbit sander, 16:14

   rolling shop cabinet, 64:36–64:39

   safety, 41:8

abrasive surfacers, buyer's guide, 23:36

abrasive tape, how to tension, 66:32

abrasives. See also sandpaper

   Fabricut, 4:24

   hardness, 2:35

   manufactured, 2:34–2:37

   natural, 2:34

   pad style, 74:88

   pumice

      in French polishing, 7:52–7:53

    sources, 74:73

Accu-Miter, miter gauges, reviewed, 90:108

Accurate Wood Tools, dado jig, reviewed, 99:29

Accuride, drawer slides, APR 04:36;  107:36

Accuset, brad-staple gun, reviewed, 86:22

Accuspray, sprayer 22SP, reviewed, 101:62–63

acetone, 50:72

acid-free paper, sources for, 79:38

acrylic, removing saw marks from, 45:24

adhesives. See glue

Adirondack chair, 52:26–52:30

adjustable chucks, advantages of, 83:82

Adjustable Clamp Co., Jorgensen clamps, cited, 94:32

African blackwood, cleaning, 61:22

African zebrawood, characteristics and uses, 52:68

aging wood

    pine, 60:20–60:22

    with lye, 51:12–51:14

Air cleaners

    features of, 103:76–81

    reviewed, 103:82–83

Air compressors

    brad nailer kits, 100:34

    hose couplers for, 100:12

    hoses for

        light tough, 105:72

     reel for, 110:88

     storing, 105:14

    hoses of, kink-free, 101:22

    station for, portable, 91:114

air compressors

    buyer's guide, 48:114–48:118, 62:32–62:37, 69:32–69:40, 76:12–76:18, 83:91–83:94

    developments in, 83:93

    easy-drain adaptation, 73:22, 80:13

    features and types, 48:114–48:115, 62:32–62:33, 69:32–69:33, 76:12–76:13, 83:92

    setting up an air line for, 83:94

    size and capacity, 83:93

Air filters, cleaning, 89:20

air filtration systems

    ambient air cleaners, 55:125, 58:75, 62:81, 69:85

    buyer's guide, 55:128–55:130, 62:84, 69:88, 76:67, 76:73

    capacity guidelines, 80:44

    filters, source, 80:47

    shop-made from kits, 80:43–80:47

    when to clean, 66:32, 80:46

air nailers. See pneumatic brad and finish nailers

air-purifying respirators. See respirators

airwatts vs. CFM ratings, explained, 65:22

Airy, nailers, reviewed, 102:74–75

Akeda, dovetail jig DC16-V, reviewed, 99:28

alder, characteristics and uses, 60:74

Allergies

    sensitizer species for, 99:18

    to wood, 99:18

alpenhorn, 11:72

Aluminum

    tubing, source, 78:82

    cutting, with chop saw, 86:10

    source, 2:53

Amana Tools

    EZ-Dial Slot Cutter, 103:31

    insert-cutter bits, 94:34

    rail-and-stile bits, 108:22

    sawblades

    combination, 95:28

    sawblades, combination, 95:28

amaranth. See purpleheart

ambient air cleaners. See air filtration systems

American beech. See beech

American Clamping Corporation, Bessey clamps, cited, 94:32

American Country Furniture: Projects from the  Workshop of David T.Smith, review, 19:70

American Craft Association Insurance Program, 45:20

American Institute of Conservation, 57:16

American period furniture, 15:54–15:57, 16:57–16:59, 18:58–18:61. See also specific style

American Society of Furniture Artists, 12:72

American Turbine, sprayer AT 950, reviewed, 101:62–63

American walnut. See walnut

American Woodworker, tenth anniversary, 68:60–68:63

Amish-style bench, 53:32–53:34

ammonia fuming

    antiquing brass, 74:8

    finishes, 12:54–12:55, 32:46

Andrews, Phil, storage bench, 34:58–34:61

Angell, Walker

 air compressors, selecting, 83:91–83:94

 buying tools on the web, 83:16–83:18

 cordless drills, selecting, 83:66–83:70

 jointers

  selecting, 83:61–83:65

  tuning, 83:118–83:130

 laser cutting guides, 83:26

 link belts vs. V-belts, 83:24

 magnetic switches, as a safety device, 83:28

 power miter saws, selecting, 83:55

 router table vs. shaper, 83:22

Angle Perfect

 tablesaw angle setter

  reviewed, 85:32

Angle Perfect, tablesaw angle setter, reviewed, 85:32

angle-finder, source, 9:29

Angles

 gauge for

  making, 92:81

 gauge for, making, 92:81

 shallow

  cutting, 102:25

 shallow, cutting, 102:25

 stop block for, 98:56

angles

 clamping jigs for (See clamping)

 laying out, 19:14

 pentagon, calculating, 28:14

 setting precise, 71:36

 shop-made checker for sharpening, 82:79

 transferring, 24:12

aniline dyes. See dyes

annealing

 copper, 74:70

 described, 56:82–56:83

 small, shop-made carving tools, 72:71

Anthony, Paul

 A-frame sawhorse, 52:49

 chisel storage box, 58:104

 clamps, 48:12–48:16

 determining workbench height, 46:12

 dressing waterstones, 47:16–47:18

 kitchen cabinet construction, 59:36–59:41

 shop cabinets, 71:42–71:47

 wood storage racks, 54:58–54:61

 woodworking in 18th-century America,

   46:33–46:35

 woodworking screws, 45:33–45:37

anti-sag powder for glue, source, 81:69, 81:72

anti-tip hardware, source, 77:70

antique tool associations, 45:45

antique tools

 appraising, 61:39

 books about, source, 39:14, 83:50

 collector and restorer profiled, 70:90–70:91,

   83:46–83:50

 leather belts for, source, 56:18

 replicating, 33:56–33:57

 restoring, 83:48–83:50

antler, turning, 65:52–65:53

Apollo Spray

 sprayer A 700

  reviewed, 101:62–63

Apollo Spray, sprayer A 700, reviewed, 101:62–63

apple wood, seasoning, 45:14–45:16

appliance garage, for kitchen, 74:62–74:66

aprons

 curved

  making, 37:16

  on coffee table, 16:37–16:38

 slotting, 30:16

 waterproof turner's, 54:47

arbors

 bent in a tablesaw, 9:17

 expanding, 67:28

 sources for, 60:20

Arches

 plywood, 86:46, 86:48–49, 86:51

Arches, plywood, 86:46, 86:48–49, 86:51

architect's ruler, using, 77:8

architectural details, arched fluting, 71:24

Architectural Graphic Standards (American Institute

  of Architects), 82:32

Arcs

 describing, 92:80, 100:68

 large

  drawing, 91:18

 large, drawing, 91:18

arcs. See circles; curves; ellipses and ovals; specific

  tool

Arkansas sharpening stones, 1:49–1:50, 52:35,

  63:14–63:16. See also sharpening stones

 compared to oilstones, 75:8, 77:10 correction

armchairs. See also chairs

 Greene and Greene joinery for, 78:30–78:32

 Mission-oak, 14:24–14:28

 with wrap-around dado joint, 22:43–22:47

armoire, Arts and Crafts style knockdown,

  46:26–46:32

Armstrong, Jeff, mower push toy, 4:36–4:38

ARO

 random-orbit sanders

  reviewed, 90:88

ARO, random-orbit sanders, reviewed, 90:88

Art Betterley Enterprises

 throat-plate inserts, 106:24

Art Betterley Enterprises, throat-plate inserts, 106:24

art deco style

 clock, 19:66–19:68

 napkin holder, 38:36–38:37

Arts and Crafts style

 armchair, 14:24–14:28

 armoire, knockdown, 46:26–46:32

 books about, 12:55

 coffee table, 37:40–37:41

 display cabinet, 32:43–32:47

 hall mirror

  making, 85:78–81

 hall mirror, making, 85:78–81

 mortises for, 14:26–14:28, 17:4

 plate rack, 12:53–12:55

 Stickley-style sideboard, 74:50–74:57

 table, 53:48–53:52

Arts-and-Crafts style

 bookcase, 91:58–72

 chair in, 93:60–72

 plans for

  book of, 94:18

 plans for, book of, 94:18

 table in, 102:50–61, 108:50–61

Artwork

 mounting, 112:64–65

Arvemöbel pine furniture, 2:18

ash

 characteristics and uses, 43:86

 source for, 82:77

assembly table, 61:75–61:81, 63:12 (safety note),

  81:62–81:65, 84:74–84:78

audio media, sources for holders and drawer inserts,

  10:8, 57:54–57:55

auger bits

 reworking for drill press, 61:34

 ship, source, 80:76

automotive finishes, characteristics and uses, 58:82

AutoSketch 8

 reviewed, 109:84–85

AutoSketch 8, reviewed, 109:84–85

awls, sharpening jig for, 80:32

axes

 for hewing and scoring, 15:37–15:40

 sharpening, 66:68

axle pegs, source, 8:56

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