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Plain Pine Box (#3513H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Roy looks into the simplest form of furniture, the plain pine box, and discovers the many joys of this grave undertaking.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Dec 14, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Van Gogh's Chair (#3601H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Roy brings Vincent Van Gogh's masterpiece back to life as a post impressionist (and rung) version of his famous chair.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Dec 21, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Sliding Lid Boxes (#3602H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Roy shows how to create easy-to-make wooden gift boxes with mitered corners and lids that slide in grooves.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Dec 28, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Carved Oak Desk Box (#3603H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Master of Pilgrim-century furniture Peter Follansbee joins Roy to make a slope-lidded, carved box from carved white and red oak.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jan 4, 2017 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Waving Arm Whirligigs (#3604H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Figures from history including Benjamin Franklin and Muhammad Ali inspire Roy's new line of waving arm wooden whirligigs.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jan 11, 2017 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Wedged Tusk Tenon (#3605H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Roy and workbench builder Will Myers test out the strength of the classic wedged mortise and tenon joint for take-apart furniture.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jan 18, 2017 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Swedish Shrink Box (#3606H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Woodworker Peter Follansbee shows Roy Underhill how to make Swedish shrink boxes from hollowed wood with inserted bottoms.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jan 25, 2017 -- 1:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • early Thurs 12/08: planned KQED DT9s Over the Air outages

      (DT9.1 through 9.3) KQED will be performing maintenance at Sutro Tower in the overnight hours early Thursday 12/08. We are expecting a few power interruptions to take place and KQED will need to be off air for these. The outages are expected to be brief.

    • Wed 11/30: planned momentary outages of DT54 over the air signal

      (this is a continuation of the work originally announced for 11/28, which was not completed on Tuesday.) At some point during the morning of Wednesday Nov. 30th, the KQEH transmitter will switch from its main antenna to the auxillary one, to allow for the safety of workers doing maintenance for another TV station on the […]

    • Tues 11/29: DT54 Over the Air Signal restored

      Repairs have been completed on today’s transmitter issue, and the signals for DT54.1 through 54.5 have been restored.

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

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