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American Woodshop

The Weekend Canoe (#1006)

Build a boat in a weekend? That floats? Affordable, fun and easy to make, this is a great family project from Ron Hoogenakker in Madison, Wisconsin. All boat makers have their tricks, and this program will reveal the simple ways that make building your own canoe a breeze. Polyurethane glue, epoxies, special woods and the right techniques all add up to the perfect hand-made boat. Also check in on the latest progress of the new dream woodshop. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: Host Scott Phillips, an American woodworking master, shares time-honored tips and new techniques in the construction of projects you can do at home. From an Annie Oakley Dry Sink to a Chippendale High Boy, Scott guides you through the process of building tables, chairs, benches, medicine cabinets, cupboards, plant and candle stands, serving spoons, salad bowls and a storage chest . A master woodworker with a personable style thorough knowledge of his craft, Phillips's reverence for the intricacies of wood and its possibilities has helped make AMERICAN WOODSHOP a favorite among ptv audiences.

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