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The Woodwright's Shop

Iron Work for Timber Work

Video duration: 26:46Video has closed captioning.

Master blacksmith Peter Ross shows host Roy Underhill how to make spike dogs and cant hooks for log holding and handling. The ancient blacksmith's technique called "upsetting" makes it work.

Episodes of The Woodwright's Shop145

Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Carved Oak Desk Box

The Woodwright's Shop

Carved Oak Desk Box

Master of Pilgrim-century furniture Peter Follansbee joins Roy to make a carved box.

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Carved Oak Desk Box

26:45

Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Sliding Lid Boxes

The Woodwright's Shop

Sliding Lid Boxes

Roy shows how to create easy-to-make wooden gift boxes.

26:45

Sliding Lid Boxes

26:45

Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Van Gogh’s Chair

The Woodwright's Shop

Van Gogh’s Chair

Roy brings Vincent Van Gogh’s masterpiece back to life.

26:45

Van Gogh’s Chair

26:45

Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Plain Pine Box

The Woodwright's Shop

Plain Pine Box

Roy looks into the simplest form of furniture, the plain pine box.

26:47

Plain Pine Box

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Clips of The Woodwright's Shop4

Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Tool Smithing with Peter Ross

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Tool Smithing with Peter Ross

Dividers, calipers and turning tools take shape as master blacksmith Peter Ross shows Roy.

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2015 Promo: Tool Smithing with Peter Ross

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Hollows & Rounds

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Hollows & Rounds

These most basic molding planes also prove the most versatile.

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2015 Promo: Hollows & Rounds

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Rocky Bentwood Baby Cradle II

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Rocky Bentwood Baby Cradle II

Roy completes the rocking cradle with pine sides and rockers.

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2015 Promo: Rocky Bentwood Baby Cradle II

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Rocky Bentwood Baby Cradle I

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Rocky Bentwood Baby Cradle I

Roy rives, shapes and bends the ash wood bows for a rocking cradle.

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2015 Promo: Rocky Bentwood Baby Cradle I

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Previews of The Woodwright's Shop56

Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Double Casement Window: Promo

The Woodwright's Shop

Double Casement Window: Promo

Roy Underhill makes a double, swinging casement window using wooden planes & premium pine.

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Double Casement Window: Promo

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Firewood Carrier: Promo

The Woodwright's Shop

Firewood Carrier: Promo

Elia Bizzarri shows Roy how to make a split oak firewood carrier.

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Firewood Carrier: Promo

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Saw Like a Butterfly!: Promo

The Woodwright's Shop

Saw Like a Butterfly!: Promo

The great poet-athlete Muhammad Ali inspires the best lessons in woodworking.

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Saw Like a Butterfly!: Promo

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Swedish Shrink Box: Promo

The Woodwright's Shop

Swedish Shrink Box: Promo

Peter Follansbee shows Roy Underhill how to make Swedish shrink boxes.

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Swedish Shrink Box: Promo

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