A detailed but easy introduction to leathercraft with a beautifully minimalist wallet project. Watch out Etsy.
So you know how to build a fire – but what happens after that? Youtube channel Primitive Technology shows us how to create two types of drills that can make fire as well, ... [more]
An incredibly well-done instructional video produced for Chevrolet by Jam Handy in 1937.
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A beginner's DIY project that looks like it cost hundreds of dollars.
A great, easy to understand video on the speed square, which combines the functions of the try square, framing square, and combination square into one essential carpenter’s ... [more]
Know your knives.
Do you know the difference between a band saw and a scroll saw?
An introduction to the woodworker's best friend.