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The Woodwright's Shop

Offset Turning For Hardwood Handles and Padfoot lLegs

Video duration: 26:46Video has closed captioning.

For hardwood handles and padfoot legs, it's easy to turn ovals and offsets by measuring once and turning twice. Host Roy Underhill uses a pedal-powered lathe to demonstrate the technique.

Episodes of The Woodwright's Shop142

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The Woodwright's Shop

Plain Pine Box

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

26:47

Plain Pine Box

26:47

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The Woodwright's Shop

Tool Smithing with Peter Ross

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

26:46

Tool Smithing with Peter Ross

26:46

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The Woodwright's Shop

Welsh Stick Chair II

The challenge of the Welsh stick chair continues as Roy shapes spindles and backs.

26:46

Welsh Stick Chair II

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Welsh Stick Chair I

The Woodwright's Shop

Welsh Stick Chair I

Roy makes this country cousin of the Windsor chair using the same tools and techniques.

26:46

Welsh Stick Chair I

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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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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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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Plain Pine Box

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Plain Pine Box

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

0:30

2015 Promo: Plain Pine Box

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Welsh Stick Chair II

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Welsh Stick Chair II

The challenge of the Welsh stick chair continues as Roy shapes spindles and backs.

0:30

2015 Promo: Welsh Stick Chair II

0:30

Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Welsh Stick Chair I

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Welsh Stick Chair I

Roy makes this country cousin of the Windsor chair using the same tools and techniques.

0:30

2015 Promo: Welsh Stick Chair I

0:30

Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Bowl Carving with Peter Follansbee

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Bowl Carving with Peter Follansbee

Master craftsman Peter Follansbee joins Roy to hew huge bowls from poplar & sycamore wood.

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2015 Promo: Bowl Carving with Peter Follansbee

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