18 Things Every Beginning Woodworker Should Know
18 things every beginning woodworker should know is article about Basics bookmarked by lee with ID 12121714399 was uploaded on 06-01-2019 and has been viewed 275,655 times.
I've been woodworking since I was a kid, but there are some things that took me years to figure out on my own.Before the internet, if you wanted advice from other woodworkers you needed to know another woodworker in real life! But those days are over and now we have Twitter and Facebook to tell us what to do and we can spend hours in 'discussion' with other woodworkers.
If you are new to this hobby and trying to sift through all the noise…maybe you just want to actually build stuff… I thought I'd share some of my 40 years of woodworking experience and give you some realistic advice on what you can expect as a new woodworker.
Keep in mind, this is just one man's experience and opinion.If you've been woodworking for a while, leave a comment with your helpful advice for new woodworkers.What do you know now that you wish you knew when you started? 1.
You don't need nails.It's funny how many lay people think woodworking involves pounding a lot of nails.Glue is where it's at.I buy it by the gallon.2.Learn how to make a simple box.Once you'd mastered how to...