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Woodsmith Shop Previous Broadcasts

Heirloom Music Box (Episode #804)

KQED Life: Wed, Jul 26, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Learn how to work with small parts safely and accurately as the editors of Woodsmith magazine build an elegant music box.

Curved-Front Wall Cabinet (Episode #803)

KQED Life: Wed, Jul 19, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

The Woodsmith editors create coopered doors and use templates for the curves on this beautiful wall cabinet.

Power Tool Bench (Episode #802)

KQED Life: Wed, Jul 12, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

The Woodsmith editors build a plywood and aluminum bench to make the most of the power tools you use in your shop.

Slant Front Desk (Episode #801)

KQED Life: Wed, Jul 5, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Join the editors of Woodsmith magazine as they build a solid-wood case and dovetailed drawers for an heirloom desk.

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