Hands On
MAR/APRIL 2002
Volume 45 /  Issue 2
Archives

IN THIS ISSUE
Contest Winners
First, Second and Third Place Winning Projects
Project Articles
The Garden Bench
Wren and Blue Jay Bird Houses
Tapered Planter Box

DEPARTMENTS
Ask Smitty
Owner’s Gallery
Letters from Owners
 
Academy Notes
Finishing Touches - Pt.4 Applying a Synthetic Finish
 
Service Pointers
Disc Sander
 
Safety Tips
Ladder Safety

What's New
Hands-On Timeless Classics Now Available on CD ROM

EDUCATION
Find A Shopsmith Woodworking Academy Near You
National Woodworking Academy in Dayton, OH

ONLINE CATALOGS
Online Accessory Catalog
Request Printed Accessory Catalog
Online Replacement Parts Catalog

MARK V INFORMATION
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MARK V Demo Near You

Request MARK V Information Package

LINKS
Links Worth Visiting
Free Woodworking Tips

FEEDBACK
Contacting Shopsmith

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Feature Articles and Neat Stuff
You’ll Find Inside

Bench

The Garden Bench
 
A traditional, English style Garden Bench with mortise-and-tenon joinery.
 
Build this beautiful, classic style Garden Bench yourself for a fraction of what you'd pay for it at retail.

Blue Jay Bird HouseWren Bird HouseThe Wren and Blue Jay Bird Houses
 
Two easy-to-build Bird Houses for your favorite feathered friends

Here are two great projects you could easily craft in a single weekend. They're great woodworking “starter” projects for teenagers, too!

Tapered Planter Box

The Tapered Planter Box
 
This attractive Planter Box is sure to be a “fast-mover” at Spring & Summer craft fairs and flea markets.
 
Build a variety of sizes for indoor or outdoor use -- to appeal to a broad range of customers.


Weekend Project Contest Winners!
Be sure to check out the First, Second and Third Place winners of the Weekend Project Contest.