Category Archives: Downloads

SketchUp Plans for the Metric Roubo

France was the first country to adopt the metric system, so a French-style workbench drawn in metric seems appropriate. I’ve uploaded the SketchUp drawing for the workbench we just completed at the Dictum GmbH workshop to the SketchUp 3D Warehouse. … Continue reading

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New for Kindle and iPad: ‘The Joiner and Cabinet Maker’

You can now purchase “The Joiner and Cabinet Maker” – complete and unabridged – for your Kindle, iPad or any other reader that accepts ePub files. The price is $16. You can purchase the Kindle edition here. The ePub version … Continue reading

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Dovetail Tips from Dead Guys

This morning I’m finishing up all the small drawers for the gallery in this campaign secretary. The dovetails are little buggers, and the mahogany drawer front material is really dark stuff. So I stole some of my daughter’s sidewalk chalk. … Continue reading

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New Download: The Anarchist’s Tool Chest DVD

OK, after a technical hiccup, we have this worked out. The 60-minute movie about the tools in “The Anarchist’s Tool Chest” is now available for instant download in our store for $8. The download includes all the extras available on … Continue reading

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Download an Excerpt from ‘Make a Joint Stool from a Tree’

For your reading pleasure: A short excerpt on mortising from the forthcoming book “Make a Joint Stool from a Tree” by Jennie Alexander and Peter Follansbee. The file is a pdf and requires Adobe Acrobat 6.0. It’s a fairly small … Continue reading

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‘The Essential Woodworker’ for Kindle

You can now purchase Robert Wearing’s hand-tool masterwork, “The Essential Woodworker,” for your Kindle or other reader that is compatible with Kindle files. The Kindle book is $10 and can be purchased here in our store. That means you can … Continue reading

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‘The Essential Woodworker’ ePub Edition

You can now download the ePub edition of “The Essential Woodworker” by Robert Wearing in a completely DRM-free format for your iPad, iPhone or other electronic reader that supports .epub files. Click here to visit our store and purchase the … Continue reading

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Download the ‘Pretty’ Edition of ‘The Anarchist’s Tool Chest’ Index

Last night I uploaded the files for the third press run of “The Anarchist’s Tool Chest” to our printing company. Production began this morning (our printer works crazy hours, too). As mentioned earlier, this press run of the book will … Continue reading

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Download Plans for the Traveling Tool Chest

During 2012 I’ll be teaching three classes in building a traditional tool chest. Students will be able to build either the full-size chest from “The Anarchist’s Tool Chest,” or the slightly smaller chest shown here that is designed for traveling. … Continue reading

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How to Manually Add a Kindle Book to Your iPad or iPhone

Several readers who have purchased the Kindle version of “The Anarchist’s Tool Chest” have asked how to add it to their iPhone or iPad and read it with the Kindle app. This was once a difficult process, but with an … Continue reading

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