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modifying a screwdriver to fit a frog retainer screw

05-13-2014 02:54 PM by August McCormick Lehman III | 14 comments »

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Knew Concepts Fret Saw Makeover

04-29-2014 04:48 PM by BigRedKnothead | 22 comments »

I recently purchased a Knew Concepts “woodworkers” fret saw. I was tempted by the titanium version, but opted for the aluminum at half the price. - It is a great saw for cleaning the waste between dovetails. No complaints there. -However, I have to agree with some common complaints about this saw. First the….Red! I know the maker has been given enough grief about his choice of color so I won’t pile it on. Just toss me in with the other petty woodworkers w...

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Woodworking and the Dunning-Kruger Effect

01-19-2011 06:48 PM by Eli | 14 comments »

Originally I had planned this blog post to be about the Dunning-Kruger effect and how it manifests itself in woodworking forums and woodworking conversations in general. (Before you continue reading, check out the above link for a quick primer on the Dunning-Kruger effect). It’s not such a stretch to connect the D-K effect and woodworking, and I found it interesting that the effect is an actual thing, not just a perceived difference between the knowledgeable and, well, everyone else. But as i...

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