July 2015

wsn0715_175News Desk

Award recognizes the swift growth of KBIS

DMT honors North Bennet graduate with award.

WMIA hands out $29,000 in scholarships.

WOOD MARKETS: White oak sales see boost in early part of 2015.

Tools & Techniques

New Jet Tools sander optimizes dust collection.

Festool debuts cordless plunge-cut saw.

Bosch offers new lithium-ion FatPack battery.

DeWalt sliding miter saw has longer runtime.


PRO SHOP: Modeling software. By Dave Rozewski

FINISHING: Two-part polyurethanes. By Bob Flexner

THE CUTTING EDGE: Building a CNC router. By R.W. Lee


REVIVAL IN OHIO: Mark Sams is a pastor, community member and booming Midwest businessman at The Woodworking Shop.

FEED THE BEAST: Sliding table saws have become a marvel of technology, so here’s a look at what’s new on the market today.

WELCOME TO THE FUTURE: Woodshops will need to become more versatile, working with stone, metal and plastics to get the job done.

THE HISTORY BEHIND GLUE’S HOLDING PATTERN: Strong adhesives have properties on both the molecular and mechanical level that give them their staying power.