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Woodsmith Shop Previous Broadcasts

TV Lift Cabinet (Episode #809)

KQED Life: Wed, Aug 30, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Woodsmith's editors cover the key details as they build a TV cabinet with built-in lift using basic plywood construction and solid-wood trim.

Box-Jointed Tray & Vase (Episode #808)

KQED Life: Wed, Aug 23, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Success is guaranteed when the editors of Woodsmith build a silverware tray with angled box joints and an elegant bandsawn vase.

Dartboard Cabinet (Episode #807)

KQED Life: Wed, Aug 16, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

The editors of Woodsmith magazine walk you through building a dartboard cabinet as a fun addition to any home, or even the shop.

Demilune Table (Episode #806)

KQED Life: Wed, Aug 9, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Classic details and elegant curves take center stage as the editors of Woodsmith magazine build an heirloom demilune table.

Slat-Wall Storage System (Episode #805)

KQED Life: Wed, Aug 2, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

The editors of Woodsmith take a look at a unique shop-built, slat-wall storage system that adapts to your changing needs.

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    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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