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Sharpen That Saw! (#3306H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Using giant model rip and crosscut saws, Roy shows you how to make your handsaws sing when you sharpen them right.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 8, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Combination Planes (#3307H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Can you replace a chest of molding planes with one complex metal contraption? Roy pits monster planes against their wooden ancestors.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 15, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Joined Chest with Peter Follansbee (#3308H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

The master joiner of Plimoth Plantation shows how to frame a small, mortised and tenoned chest in the old English style.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 22, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Paneled Chest with Peter Follansbee (#3309H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

A master joiner shows Roy how to make and fit the beveled panels and storage till into a framed chest from the Pilgrim era.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 29, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Early Iron with Peter Ross (#3310H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Master blacksmith Peter Ross shows how to forge iron hinges and locks from the earliest days of the American experience.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 5, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Try Square with Christopher Schwarz (#3311H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Chris Schwarz shows Roy how to measure up with an English try square based on the examples in the famous Benjamin Seaton tool chest.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 12, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Dutch Tool Chest with Christopher Schwarz (#3312H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Learn to make the simple and useful Dutch tool chest with its characteristic 30-degree slanted lid that never gets piled up with tools!

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 19, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Big Ash Mallet! (#3313H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Make a proper joiner's mallet and you'll never be lonely again! With ash head and hickory handle, Roy shows how to make a mallet for the ages.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 26, 2015 -- 1:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQED DT9s OTA: very brief outages Thurs 6/11/15

      (DT9.1, 9.2 and 9.3) There will be 3 very brief outages (apx. 10 seconds each) of KQED’s Over The Air (OTA) DT9 signal Thurs 6/15, between 10am and 3pm. This is to accommodate preventative maintenance and inspections at Sutro Tower. Most TVs will recover easily each time the signal is restored, but a few viewers […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Wed 3/11

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9

KQED 9
Channels 9.1, 54.2 & 25.1 - Monterey (KQET)
XFINITY 9 and HD 709

All widescreen and HD programs

KQED Plus

KQED +
Channels 54, 54.1, 9.2 & 25.2 - Monterey
XFINITY 10 and HD 710

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life
Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me
Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids
Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192

Quality children's programming parents love too