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Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac Previous Broadcasts

Free Standing Deck (Episode #311H)

KQED Life: Mon, Sep 15, 2014 -- 1:30 PM

This week on Rough Cut, the Free Standing Deck. Tommy will focus on the basics of frame construction and give special attention to installing a solid support system. And for the Road Trip, Tommy finds inspiration at a very special place - the USS Salem. The WWII naval ship is home to some excellent carpentry work.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 20, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Demilune Table (Episode #310H)

KQED Life: Mon, Sep 8, 2014 -- 1:30 PM

Tommy masters the method of bricking on this week's Rough Cut, when he builds a classic Demilune Table with a stunning antique looking veneer belt. For inspiration, Tommy goes on a Road Trip to Boston's Museum of Fine Arts where curator, Elliot Davis, will show him some signature pieces from the collection. Back in the shop, Tommy is joined by series regular, Steve Brown.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 13, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Laminated Bowl (Episode #309H)

KQED Life: Mon, Sep 1, 2014 -- 1:30 PM

On this week's episode of Rough Cut, the Laminated Bowl. It's an awesome addition to any kitchen. Tommy demonstrates a super efficient method to make this bowl and crafting it to perfection on the lathe. For our Rough Cut Road trip we're off to the world famous culinary institute at Johnson and Wales in Rhode Island where well-crafted wood pieces are a chef's best friend in the kitchen.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 6, 2014 -- 10:30 AM
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