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Taming The Timber Bench (#3401H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Your legs will stay tight in this classic German carpenter's bench built with stopped sliding dovetails.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Sep 2, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Pinch Rod and Squeezy Blocks (#3402H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

This pair of sliding diagonal rods with copper collars will help you get your chests square and your dovetails tight.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Sep 9, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Tapered Tail Tripod Table 1 (#3403H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Walnut legs riven from the log begin this table inspired by the 19th century Dominy workshops.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Sep 16, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Rocky Bentwood Cradle Show (#3501H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Roy rives, shapes and bends the ash wood bows for a rocking cradle based on one spotted in the Grand Bazaar of Istanbul.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Sep 23, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Rocky Bentwood Cradle Show II (#3502H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Roy completes the rocking cradle with pine sides and rockers, and makes a lathe-turned carrier bar to join it all together.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Sep 30, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Stamp Out Cookie Carving! (#3503H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Woodcarver Mary May joins Roy to carve springerle cookie molds for every occasion from apple and cherry wood.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 7, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Double Drawer Shaker Table (#3504H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Roy cuts the tricky mortise and tenon joints for the legs and frame of this famous Shaker table.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 14, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Groovers & Shakers (#3505H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Discover the secrets inside Shaker drawers as Roy explores their dovetailed and grooved construction techniques.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 21, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Turning Shaker Knobs (#3506H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

With foot-powered lathe, Roy turns the cherry knobs for Shaker furniture and shows how to finish a joined table top.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 28, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Comcast channel moves, Monterey/Salinas & Sacramento/Fairfield

      As of Tuesday 8/25, Comcast/Xfinity has moved four of KQED’s channels to new numbers in two of its service areas. The new info is: Monterey-Salinas: 371 – KQED World 372 – KQED Kids 373 – KQED Life 374 – KQED V-Me Sacramento, Fairfield, Rio Vista, Travis AFB and Vacaville: 390 – KQED World 391 – […]

    • Sutro Tower Annual Maintenance, week of 8/24 daytime

      (may affect Over the Air signal for KQED DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) The Sutro Tower team will be doing their annual tower check and maintenance work this week, meaning that all stations may be switching back and forth from their main antenna to their auxiliary antenna between 9am and 4pm. Work should conclude no later than […]

    • Comcast/Xfinity Ch10 audio, Monday 7/20 evening

      UPDATE: Comcast was able to resolve their technical glitch apx 10:45pm * * * * * We are aware that at least during the early part of the evening of Monday 7/20, the audio is out of sync on Comcast/Xfinity channel 10, their basic cable service. This problem still exists as of 8:10pm. We have […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQET

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

Quality children's programming parents love too