Create beautiful, fully finished picture frames in a matter of only minutes! Just make your miter cuts and assemble. Precut rabbet provides plenty of room for glass, matting and a photograph, or for an 1/8" canvas board. Solid softwood.Technical Details:Approximate dimensions: 1-11/16"W x 13/16" thick.Rabbet dimensions: 1/4" x 5/8".Profile: Recessed, beveled field with square corners.Material: Distressed softwood with brown stain and topcoat.
Chakte Viga ranges in color from a striking orange-red to a golden brown, and darkens with time. Despite its density, it is quite easy to work with sharp tools. Chakte Viga features a beautiful natural luster, and is often markedly iridescent once finished. Closely related to Brazilwood (used for violin bows), Chakte Viga has similarly excellent acoustic properties.Technical Details:Chakte Viga: (Mexican Pernambuco) Caesalpinia platylobaNative to: Mexico and Central America.Hardness: Chakte Viga is very hard; about twice as hard as white oak.Grain/Texture: Fine, even texture. Natural luster.Rot Resistance: Extremely rot-resistant. Sometimes used as fence post material.Workability: Machines well with sharp equipment. Occasional interlocking grain can result in tearout. Takes glue and finish well. Odor: Slight.
Double your corner storage space and enjoy the beauty of a frosted nickel finish! Pull handle and half of the unit gently slides out of cabinet. Another pull slides the other half out of the cabinet and exposes two additional storage shelves. Includes all mounting hardware and four birch shelves with chrome-plated wire railings. Choose from left or right pull-out Base Blind Corner Units.
More and more people are discovering the joys of wood turning. And it's no wonder—you don't need a big shop to do it and you get beautiful results fast. This comprehensive guide gathers the best articles on basic techniques for every major turning tool, advice on turning a wide array of furniture parts, plus a host of other projects, including vessels, bowls, platters and more. You'll master spindle and faceplate turning, segmented turning, sharpening and maintaining your tools, and also learn to apply a stunning finish once your projects are turned. Paperback. 168 pages. Contents: Skew-ChiselsScrapersGougesFour-Jaw ChucksSharpening GougesTurning for Non-TurnersLearn to Turn SpindlesDuplicate Spindles by HandTips for Hollowing End GrainGo Beyond the Lathe for Beautiful VesselsFaceplate Turning is FunSecrets of Segmented TurningMaking Split TurningsFixing Turning MistakesColorize Your TurningsFour Finishes for TurningsTurned Drawer PullsAuthentic Shaker KnobsPens Make Great GiftsGet a Handle on Your ChiselsTurn a Hollow VesselTurning Bowls from Green WoodTurning Wooden BoxesA Turned Lid from Contrasting WoodsTurn a Pad-Foot LegBarley-Twist CandlesticksSecret to a Sheraton Leg? Divide and ConquerTurn a Classic Floor LampFine Woodworking Turning Techniques and Projects Preview