EPISODES

WT141 – Quality Control is Boring!

Preparing tools for a move, dangerous chemicals for finishing, carving gouge bevels, the ruler trick on bevel up planes, factory certifications, and cutting small mortises.

WT139 – Less Than 1%

Expansion differences between hardwood and softwood, resaw alternatives to the bandsaw, and the difference between parallelogram and dovetail way jointers.

WT138 – Plane Away From The Nuts

Our must-have books, breaking bits, a saw to do it all, our choice in clamps, a shop vac that sucks too hard, tool maintenance frequency, and turning a cyclone on too many times.

WT136 – The One Without Matt

Wiping varnish, building with something other than 3/4″ stock, disposing of sawdust, and restoring some old Stanley planes.

WT135 – Hurley’s Ash

Japanese chisels, getting the most from a dust extractor, planing one side of a board, veneering, storing left-over finish, and ash for hurleys.

WT134 – Handworks

The Handworks even in Iowa, locking miter joints, quality dividers, locating an air filter, using OSB, large wet slabs, and alternatives to traditional stickering and stacking.

WT133 – Pork Roll on the Bandsaw

We’re talking about Marples blades, Sweetheart vs Bailey, storing hand planes, high end sanders, protecting your assembly table, and pressure treated wood.

WT132 – Wood Talk Top 10

Die grinders, PVC pipe, Forrest vs Freud, scraping, jointer length, granite top retrofits, back bevels, blade height, effects of finish on wood movement, and buying wood just because.

WT131 – Shannon’s Mint Julep

Cupped table top, a box for severed fingers, using router bits with shapers, t-slot miter bars, compact table saws, bevel angles on bevel down planes, jointer options, dado blade safety, and designing difficulty.

WT130 – Gone to the Dogs

Nordfab ductwork, European saws, quartersawn wood, round vs square dog holes, thin kerf blades, smoothing expensive wood, cutting up burl, and graduating from shop projects to real furniture projects.

WT129 – One Plane To Rule Them All

Jack planes, leaving dovetail scribe lines, the difference between some common saws, inspecting an old table saw, using B-grade wood, fixing a warped chair seat, and using epoxy.

WT128 – British TV

Responsible wood usage, green mineral spirits, design for strength, fixing a hand-cut mortise, Arm-R-Seal alternatives, riving knives, carving tools, RAS, cross-cut sleds, steel hardness, butcher block finish, elmers glue, and sprung joints.

WT127 – Hand Tool Guy Straight

Circular saw blades, liability insurance, cutting face frames without big tools, upgrading your chisels, planing thin stock, choosing a shop space, creating stopped dados with hand tools, and applying Arm-R-Seal over newly stained wood.

WT126 – 20 Questions

Blasting through some emails with our 20 Question Quickfire Challenge!

WT125 – Matt Yelled At Me!

On today’s show, we’re talking about getting back into woodworking, drying lumber, and shipping finished projects.

WT124 – That’ll Be A Buck Fifty!

Finishing Ebony, finish options for game pieces, shop space for a first house, joinery for a plywood tool cabinet, dry lube on a table saw, using metal pipe as dowel stock, and chair joints with no metal fasteners.

WT123 – Colonial Turkey Legs

Fixing a bent handsaw, deciding what scrap to keep, working with pine, and should woodworking be sexy?

WT122 – Ana White’s Nickers

Tiny router bit screws, the effect of sites like Pinterest, wet-sanding shellac, mortising into the end of a dowel, dado blades, the purpose of the nicker, CNC in the small shop, and way to encourage finish to dry faster.

WT121 – Get A Handle On It!

Saw handle angles, traveling for wood, using a Stanley #6 as a jointer plane, the Hock Block Plane Kit, and an HVLP-applied finish for a crib.

WT120 – We’ve Got Mail

On today’s show, we’re celebrating Get Woodworking Week by doing an all email episode!

WT119 – What Glen Huey Always Says

Cherry for a desktop, the ruler trick, stationary sander options, cabinet scrapers vs scraper planes, finishing suggestions for cherry, getting a grippy finish on a fish net, is a ClearVue Cyclone a good idea in a small shop, and special guest J. Leeko

WT118 – KickStompers

Breaking down plywood, Shapton glass stones, adapting Festool hoses, hand plane talk, and Kickstarter campaigns.

WT117 – Here Kitty Kitty!

Problems with cat poop, picking the right joint for the job, and some listener feedback on jointer blade sharpening and buying used bandsaws.

WT113 – Chuck Norris Ruins The Poll

The year in review, the wide world of hand planes, wood movement after milling, digital vs print magazines, the Domino vs the Multi-Router, and oil finishes causing blotching in cherry.

WT110 – Favorite Pie!

Granite vs steel, choosing the right gloves for finishing, wood handled tools in dry climates, fixing a blunt plane iron, bevel angles for chisels and plane blades, and transitioning from hobbyist to pro.

WT109 – Shannon Ruins the Poll

Bandsaw tuneup, shop music, tools we would choose if starting over, sharpening, laminated countertops, and organizing tasks during a complicated project.

WT108 – Matt Vs Matt

Scott Meek shares his WIA experience with us and talks about his wooden hand planes. Also, cold weather woodworking and a special event: the Matt2007 vs Matt2012 SawStop debate.

WT106 – Pole of the Week?

Storing oil/varnish blends safely, router tables, dealing with a cluttered shop, assembly table flatness, and Magswitch featherboards.

WT105 – Woodworking in Pasadena

On today’s show, we’re doing a little Woodworking in America recap and of course our regular selection of shop stories, links, voicemails and emails.

WT104 – This Forum Sucks!

We’re back to our regular format today with What’s on the Bench, Around the Web, and Voicemails! Although we got a little sidetracked with Festool talk.

WT103 – The Convention Show

On today’s show, we have two special guests to give us first-hand perspectives on two woodworking conventions: IWF Atlanta and Fine Woodworking Live!

WT101 – Wingin’ It!

Marc gets inspiration from David Marks’ Marquetry DVD, Matt’s newly-sharpened saws are stolen, and Shannon’s going to do his best Underhill impression with his new tool tote.

WT99 – Improv Woodworking

We’re talking about outdoor workbenches, woodworking with humidity in mind, Marc’s new shop, and the concept of Improv Woodworking.

WT98 – Asa’s Apology Tour

Fine Woodworking Editor Asa Christiana talks about his recent online fiasco and we also talk about the best multi-tasking tools and how to make the best use of a small work space.

WT97 – The Jigs Up!

Saving money by building your own furniture, Jeff Miller’s new jigs for hand tool work, how to make a rule joint and long-term tool storage.

WT96

Our scariest shop accidents and close calls, old woodwrights shop episodes, shop accidents, safety week, using high angle smoothers, and parallel guide placement in a leg vise.

WT95

Changing respirator cartridges, basement woodworking and HVAC, beading on a drawer front, polyurethane flammability, good woods to practice planing, ebony species, and cutting bevel angles over 45 degrees.

WT94

Roy Underhill on the PBS iPad app, California’s tablesaw law, pore-filling walnut, hand plane oils, and must-have tools for the beginner.

WT93

We discuss a bunch of great links from around the web!

WT92

Woodworking events galore, The Highland Woodworker, and a crazy Kickback video!

WT91

The WTOR boys take time for a little inward reflection as they discuss their 2012 woodworking resolutions.

WT90

With the holidays coming up, this is the perfect time to consider making small projects as gifts.

WT89

A frank discussion about this years Woodworking in America conference!

WT88

A surprise edition of Wood Talk Online! The community has some unsolicited parenting advice for Marc and Nicole.

WT87

Some business and announcements before we head into our Summer break.

Board Meetings #3

Twisting Cypress, bridle joint trouble, metal ductwork and the ClearVue Cyclone.

WT86

Building your woodworking legacy, popping the grain in redwood, and Pop Woodworking going digital!

WT85

Joining the Frogpants network, woodworking seasons, and the hand tool craze!

WT84

The WIA 2011 class schedule is leaked!

WT83

Card scrapers, sharpening with sandpaper, planing narrow boards, paring with the bevel down, and deciding between storing your lumber in the garage or in the basement.

Board Meetings #2

Prefinishing panels, Tried & True safety considerations, and making a hollow column.

WT82

Taxes, the future of woodworking, and a butt load of content from the magazines, blogs, and forums

WT81

Bad April Fools Jokes, what saws a beginning woodworker really needs, how to tune up an old hand plane, as well as a butt load of content from the magazines, blogs, and forums.

Board Meetings #1

A new audio show answering YOUR questions and woodworking dilemmas!

WT80

Hand planing, Popular Woodworking’s new site, setting up shop, as well as our favorite articles, blog posts, and Wood Talk Online Forum posts.

WT79

Plywood’s place in fine furniture, Fine Woodworking’s new site, as well as our favorite articles, blog posts, and Wood Talk Online forum posts.

WT78

Dust collectors, Thien Baffle, Woodshop the Movie, Woodworking Can Pay Your Bills.

WT77

Bandsaws, resawing, first aid, Vic’s cradle, and much more!

WT76

A show with very little planning. Just how we like it!

WT75

A special Wood Talk Online on location at the Woodworking in America Conference 2010.

WT74

The WIA classes we are most looking forward to, low angle vs high angle planes, and can you live without a tablesaw?

WT73

The woodworking styles you should probably get to know, our favorite recent woodworking articles, some cool crap going on in the forums and a discussion of furniture styles.

WT72

Eye injuries, Popular Woodworking’s new format, and Fine Woodworking’s call for bloggers.

WT71

Pore-Filling, Glen Drake dovetail saw and the woodworking Project Bucket List.

WT70

Workshop security, specialty blades, Twitter woodworking, Festool at Walmart???

WT69

Safety Week 2010, Woodworking in America Schedules, Blotch Control from Charles Neil.

WT68

Using hand tools, the differences/uses of rabbet vs shoulder vs plow vs router planes, and learning ww’ing from books and videos alone.

WT67

Popular Woodworking round table discussion, Veritas Detail Rabbet Planes, Woodworkers Fighting Cancer, Bob Rozaieski from the Logan Cabinet Shoppe, The American Craftsman Workshop, and the tablesaw injury report.

WT66

Shannon Rogers joins us as a special guest.

WT65

Lumberjocks Winter Awards, New Yankee Online, waterstone holders, chisels, and more!

WT64

Fine Woodworking’s new Knots forum, Lumberjocks Winter Awards, Czech Edge Tools new rule stop, Lead, and Roy Underhill’s new school.

WT63

David Marks Bandsawn Veneers DVD, the Leigh Super FMT, hand-carved Christmas ornaments, combination tablesaw blades, Charles Brock rocker plan, and a torsion box workbench.

WT62

Marc comes on to give folks a quick update before the Thanksgiving holiday and Matt gives us a little pre-recorded holiday wish.

WT61

Norm Abram of the New Yankee Workshop retires, green finishing with Michael Dresdner, Build or Buy, ID Wood iPhone App, and woodworking school or business school?

WT60

Blotching, biscuits, magnifying glasses, shorts, and glue bonds.

WT59

Wood Talk Episode 59.

WT58

Wood Talk Episode 58.

WT56

Wood Talk – #56

WT55

Wood Talk – #55

WT54

Sawdust Chronicles 30-day Challenge, Woodworkers Safety Week 2009, battery charger fire, Woodworking in America, woodworking resources in Europe, refinishing a gun stock, and how to get through the painful learning curves of woodworking.

WT53

2 Year Anniversary Show! We’ve been sponsored by one of the most popular knitting podcasts out there, Nuttin’ Wrong with Knittin’!

WT52

What’s on the Bench? Marc recently had a class at the William Ng School with Darrell Peart and was able to visit the The Gamble

WT51

What’s on the Bench? Marc had some trouble hammering small nails, and accidentally sprayed a bunch of finish without the organic filters on his respirator.

WT50

SketchUp for Woodworkers free SketchUp tutorials, Malcom Tibbits amazing segmented turnings, an old Delta ad, Dude Craft, and An Axe to Grind.

WT49

Popular Woodworking goes digital, the new MattsBasementWorkshop.com, the International Builder’s Show, and the Leg Up.

WT48

Status Report: Marc and Matt start off by trading stories about their 2008 holiday adventures. Around the Web: The HandyGuysPodcast – A great DIY podcast!

WT47

Status Report: Marc’s small entertainment center project was just published on FineWoodworking.com and spent the day playing with his hand planes. Matt is rediscovering why

WT46

Status Report: Marc isn’t doing much woodworking right now, with his articles and preparation for his upcoming trip to the Atlanta Woodcraft store. Matt has