June 2015


News Desk

New planners lend boost to Philly furniture show.

New CMA executive director takes the helm.

Vermont woodworker wins WMMA’s Baldwin Award.

New WMIA vice president plans future growth.

WOOD MARKETS: Bright days continue for black walnut sales.

Tools & Techniques

You just can’t live without bits, blades and cutters.

Thermwood updates CNC machining center.

Virutex offers combo saw to U.S. market.

Kreg Tool updates router table system.

Martin offers new Hebrock 3000 edgebanders.


FINISHING: The burn-in process. By Greg Williams

THE CUTTING EDGE: Easy digital shortcuts. By R.W. Lee


SURGING IN SEATTLE: Riverside Cabinet Co. has thrived in its niche in the Pacific Northwest through an honesty that draws repeat customers.

SMOOTH OPERATOR: Ergonomics is now the guiding principle in the way that we design and function in the shop.

IT DOESN’T NEED TO BE A STICKY SITUATION: Researching the right sanding products for the job won’t be a grind with these helpful suggestions.