March 2015

woodshop_175News Desk


Combined home-building shows see big Vegas crowds.


WIC welcomes industry to San Antonio in April.


Society of Arts & Crafts hires new director.


WOOD MARKETS: Maples sales are strong in winter months.


Tools & Techniques


Festool offers new edgebander.


Pony Tools rolls out E-Z Hold clamp.


Grizzly debuts hybrid table saw.


Thermwood adds custom programming option.


Lumber lessons: Understand the rules and save big.


Columns


FINISHING: Airless sprayers. By Bob Flexner


PRO SHOP: Moving money. By Mark E. Battersby


THE CUTTING EDGE: Preparing to add a CNC router. By R.W. Lee


Features


REAPING THE REWARDS: A gamble on an apprenticeship and a national show schedule has paid off for G. Keener & Co.


THE DAMAGE DONE BY DUST: Your dust control system needs to collect virtually all the residue in your shop in order for you and your employees to remain healthy.


SOMETHING IN THE AIR: Sprayed finishes are becoming more popular, so here’s a guide to what delivery system is best for you.