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American Woodshop

Hepplewhite Drop Leaf Table (#811)

John Walter of The Old Tool Shop in Marietta, Ohio, is one of the nation's most acclaimed tool collectors and dealers, and in this show he explains the appeal of antique tools and how to appraise them. We learn the traditional uses of many hand tools, and Scott creates a graceful Pembroke table from ribbon mahogany. [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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