The Woodwright's Shop
Roy Underhill shares his enthusiasm for traditional American woodworking, shunning electrical shortcuts. He turns on his imagination and turns out practical, whimsical and, above all, memorable woodworking projects.
The Woodwright's Shop Previous Broadcasts
Wretched Ratchet Reading Rack (Episode #3208H)
KQED Life: Wed, Apr 22, 2015 -- 1:30 PM
With foot-powered lathes, Peter Follansbee and Roy Underhill turn this adjustable bookstand from walnut and maple.
The Troublesome Triangle Stool (Episode #3207H)
KQED Life: Wed, Apr 15, 2015 -- 1:30 PM
The old triangular stool spells trouble for Peter Follansbee and Roy Underhill as they tackle a trio of terrible turned tenons!
Screw Cuttin' Lathe (Episode #3206H)
KQED Life: Wed, Apr 8, 2015 -- 1:30 PM
Make your own darn metal screws with this 1889 foot-powered lathe! Roy shows how to cut perfect threads, cones and tapers in iron and brass.
Two Screws for You! (Episode #3205H)
KQED Life: Wed, Apr 1, 2015 -- 1:30 PM
Secrets of the mysterious two-screw vise revealed! Chris Schwarz joins Roy Underhill to rediscover this enigmatic wooden vise.