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  • Q & A: Keep the Crook

    by American Woodworker Editors     Tuesday, December 4, 2012
    Q & A: Keep the Crook Q: I have some planks with a pronounced crook.The grain is beautiful and I would like to make use of the crook in a desktop design. How can I edge join the boards without loosing the crook? A: Joining curved boards is not as...
  • AW Extra 6/6/13 - Tips for Edging

    by American Woodworker Editors     Friday, July 13, 2012
    Tips for Edging By Dave Munkittrick As modern cabinetmakers, we have become so accustomed to using veneered sheet stock it’s hard to imagine building cabinets without it. Sheet stock saves time, money and valuable trees. The veneer can be wood or...