Upcoming Broadcasts:

Perfect Tenons & Lumber Thicknesses (#903H) Duration: 26:52 STEREO TVG

Watch as the Woodsmith editors discuss the key tips and tricks for creating a rabbeted miter joint in an episode flashback. Plus, buy better lumber.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Jan 18, 2017 -- 1:00pm

Smooth Curves, Slot-Cutters & Painting Hardware (#904H) Duration: 26:52 STEREO TVG

In Router Workshop, the editors of Woodsmith magazine discuss how to choose and get the most out of a hand-held router and a slot-cutting bit.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Jan 25, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me

In The Shop with Details of Craftsmanship (#905H) Duration: 26:52 STEREO TVG

Key techniques for building a Greene & Greene table are featured in Details of Craftsmanship.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Feb 1, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me

Tips, Tricks & Techniques (#906H) Duration: 26:52 STEREO TVG

Every segment provides the tips and tricks you need to know to build better projects, from handy assembly hints to using the right techniques.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Feb 8, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me

Power Tool Essentials (#907H) Duration: 26:53 STEREO TVG

Join the Woodsmith editors as they focus on some must-know power tool techniques for creating perfect project parts.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Feb 15, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me

Fundamentals of Woodworking (#908H) Duration: 26:52 STEREO TVG

No matter what you want to build, the Woodsmith editors show you the best solutions for gluing up a perfect panel.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Feb 22, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

    • Planned KQET (DT25) outage: early Sun 12/18 apx 1am

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Due to maintenance and software update work being done by one of the paid signal providers, KQET-25 will need to go off the air for apx 15-30 minutes at apx 1am.

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels



Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs



Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
54.4, 25.3
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at



Channel 54.3
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.