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What Happens After You Go Home   

01/11/2018

Like most people, we spend lots of time (way too much time) surfing the web, entranced by various videos. In Video Roundup, we offer some videos from all over the world that we found especially intriguing.

This week's selection shows what happens in the evening after you lock up the shop.

Carver's Mallet by Frank Howarth




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Wooden Train Whistles  

01/04/2018

Like most people, we spend lots of time (way too much time) surfing the web, entranced by various videos. In Video Roundup, we offer some videos from all over the world that we found especially intriguing.

This week our selections focus on making train whistles - using two very different approaches.

Woodturning a Round Train Whistle





How to Make a Train Whistle Out of a Scrap Piece of 2x4



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Making New Year's Eve Noise Makers  

12/28/2017

Like most people, we spend lots of time (way too much time) surfing the web, entranced by various videos. In Video Roundup, we offer some videos from all over the world that we found especially intriguing.

This week, just in time for your New Year’s Eve revelry, our videos focus on noise makers - traditional ratching style and cowbell.

Making a Noise Maker



Wooden cowbell | New Year's noisemaker
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Tool Factory Tours - Narex & Stanley  

12/21/2017

Like most people, we spend lots of time (way too much time) surfing the web, entranced by various videos. In Video Roundup, we offer some videos from all over the world that we found especially intriguing.

This week we’re taking tours of two tool factories - a glimpse into the workings of the Czech toolmaker Narex and a more substantive look at the history of Stanley.

A look inside the Narex Factory




History of the Stanley Tool Company



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Tuning Up Old Planes - Tips from Chris Schwarz and Garrett Hack  

12/14/2017

Like most people, we spend lots of time (way too much time) surfing the web, entranced by various videos. In Video Roundup, we offer some videos from all over the world that we found especially intriguing.

This week we’re tuning up old hand planes - perhaps they’re yard sale finds! - and we’re lucky to have two woodworking stars, Chris Schwarz and Garrett Hack, to share their tips.

Hand Plane Restoration: Flattening, from the Chris Schwarz Blog




Tuning Up an Old Handplane




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Organizing Drill Bits  

12/07/2017

Like most people, we spend lots of time (way too much time) surfing the web, entranced by various videos. In Video Roundup, we offer some videos from all over the world that we found especially intriguing.

Drills and drill bits! So helpful in woodworking, so pesky to organize. This week our selections focus on making efficient storage for drills and drill bits.

Drill/Driver Hanging Station



Drill Bit Storage Tray




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