Most woodworkers and woodturners will apply some type of finish to their pieces. Applying a finish can enhance the appearance of the wood and also help to protect the wood. Part of the protection comes from stabilizing the moisture content in the wood. The moisture content of a finished piece will vary less throughout the …
Bandsaws provide a unique capability to create large scale, curvaceous compound cuts. Just think of the capabilities that this provides for projects such as a cabriole leg, duck decoy, spatula, etc. The possibilities for three dimensional shaping are virtually endless with a bandsaw! This cool process can actually be performed using two dimensional patterns that are cut from adjacent sides on a project blank.