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American Woodshop

Shaker Style Peg Shelves (#810)

Only basic tools are needed to make this classic wall shelf, which is crafted in tiger and bird's-eye maple. As the drawers that nest beneath the shelf are joined together, hand-cut dovetails are explained. Peter Korn of The Center for Furniture Craftsmanship shares sharpening techniques required to tune up a dovetail saw. [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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