Issue Number 92

August 2000


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Neil Scobie's Bed Companions

Tiny Turned Vases

Brian Eves' Yacht Part II

Helicopter Toy

Jarrah Chopping Block

Dual Function Extension Table


Table of Contents

Across the Teacher's Bench
by Les Miller
Design - Part 5
Solid timber table top design and construction.

Bed Companions -- Part 1
by Neil Scobie
This bedside table design features a nicely curved front, which complements the Scobie bed perfectly.

Woodturning Tips
by George Hatfield
Road testing the Glaser bowl skew

Tiny Turned Vases a Treat
by Carol Rix
These little vases are a great project for using up small offcuts.

Messing about in Boats -- Part 2
by Brian Eves
Moulds are the way to go when making sails that billow with the wind.

Good ideas & Short Cuts
Getting a grip on logs and large radius compass

Millennial Fruit Bowl
by Alan Logan
Laminated Red Gum takes a shape inspired by former flame.

This Chopper's Child's Play
by Eris Kennedy
Children demand toys that are both rugged and full of imaginative potential, like this one.

A Burning Desire to draw with fire
Pyrography tools and materials now available in a far greater range than ever.

Profile: Nick Statham
by Stephen Williams
The Resident Designer/Maker at Sturt is making waves in more way than one.

Council of Victorian Woodwork Clubs Festival
by Hamish Hill
Sharing is why they're caring.

Old Tool Tales
by James Carse Black
The Mathieson Tongue & Groove Plane.

George's Corner
George laments lack of turning shape recognition.

Cutting Edge Co-ops
by Bob Whitworth

Farm Bred Block
by M. Burgess
This Jarrah chopping block can be the central workbench of your kitchen.

Forest Workers Produce & Preserve Timber Knowledge
Queensland Forest Officers produce two new books.

Student Workshop

Fine Woodwork for Fine Dining
by Andrew Potocnik
The VWA exhibition shines at the prestigious Melbourne Food and Wine Festival.

Heat Bent Acrylic Salvages Grinder
by Pat Crowe
Careful heating allows acrylic to bend into a one piece safety shield.

Dual Function Extension Table
by Charles T. Orr
Extension for combination machine does double duty as a router table.

Adelaide Timber & Working with Wood Show Guide

Book Reviews
Intarsia Down Under
by Steve Bundred
Polychromatic Woodturning
by Keith Tory
Contemporary Turned Wood
by Leier, Peters and Wallace