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Rise of the Machines! (#3201H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Why do it by hand - when you can do it by foot? Roy gets caught up in up a bevy of century-old, foot-powered woodworking machines.

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The Eleven Grooved Box (#3202H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Grooves and splines make a tidy oak box, but can we cut the joints just using hand tools? And do we want to?

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Table Joints Rule! (#3203H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

You can't make a drop-leaf table without the rule joint. So, what are the tools you need to cut it by hand? Bill Anderson drops by with the answer.

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The Anarchist's Tool Chest (#3204H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Chris Schwarz's anarchist's tool chest starts a back-to-basics revolution! Learn his classic system of simplicity to set your work life free.

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Two Screws for You! (#3205H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Secrets of the mysterious two-screw vise revealed! Chris Schwarz joins Roy Underhill to rediscover this enigmatic wooden vise.

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Screw Cuttin' Lathe (#3206H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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.

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The Troublesome Triangle Stool (#3207H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

The old triangular stool spells trouble for Peter Follansbee and Roy Underhill as they tackle a trio of terrible turned tenons!

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Wretched Ratchet Reading Rack (#3208H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

With foot-powered lathes, Peter Follansbee and Roy Underhill turn this adjustable bookstand from walnut and maple.

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Raising Panel-Zona (#3209H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Make raised panels for your doors with care and flair! Roy Underhill uses both complex planes and tricks with basic tools to raise the classic panel.

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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQED Plus on 710 currently dark on Comcast/Xfinity

      We are aware that Comcast/Xfinity is currently not transmitting KQED Plus in HD on channel 710. KQED Plus is airing in SD on channel 10. Comcast is also aware of the issue, and working on fixing it. Thank you for your patience.

    • 3 channels currently dark via Comcast/Xfinity

      We are aware that Comcast/Xfinity is currently not transmitting KQED Plus on channel 10, KQED V-Me on channel 191, or KQED Kids on channel 192. Comcast is also aware of the issue, and working on fixing it. Thank you for your patience.

    • KQED most channels, planned overnight maintenance: early Wed 1/14 midnight-3am

      (includes all DT9, DT54 and DT25 channels, along with most paid signal providers) We will be doing maintenance work in our Master Control area during the overnight hours of late Tues/early Wed 1/14. Work will begin shortly after midnight early Wednesday, and should be done in 2-3 hours, perhaps sooner. This will result in all […]

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