December 2014

wsn_1214

News Desk


Maloof event allows military vets to heal.


Maine trade group gains training grant.


WOOD MARKETS: Walnut sales boosted by recent design trends.


Tools & Techniques


Pros value utility in their favorite shop equipment.


Micro Fence offers new plunge base.


Bosch Tools debuts series of new shop vacuums.


Sherwin-Williams rolls out powder-coating system.


Microvellum software makes 3-D modeling easier.


Columns


THE CUTTING EDGE: Spindles and automatic tool changers. By R.W. Lee


FINISHING: Working with bleach. By Greg Williams


PRO SHOP: Material handling. By John English


Features


STAYING AHEAD OF THE GAME: Beech Tree Woodworks in Washington is ready to expand after weathering the recent downturn.


KEEPING YOUR HOUSE IN ORDER: Equipment maintenance can be a real pain in the you-know-where, but it can save you a lot of money.


BUILT TO LAST: Gary Grubb’s 50-year-old Virginia shop has experienced employees, a loyal customer base and a son waiting in the wings.