All of the plans in this category are from Popular Woodworking magazine. Popular Woodworking has delivered articles and commentary from America’s best and brightest woodworkers for more than 30 years. The editorial focus is a committed philosophy of hybrid woodworking – blending the best of hand tool and power tool woodworking. We bring you woodworking projects for every skill level ranging from simple (but attractive) projects that use basic joinery, to complex furniture plans using advanced woodworking techniques.
Woodworking Essentials Ch 1: Fixed-base Router
Get a complete course in routers with our seven-part series on this remarkable versatile power tool.
Woodworking Essentials Ch 1: Intro to the Table Saw
Our seven-part series begins with an in-depth look at the basics of table saw setup, including advice about which saw to buy and loads of tips and tricks.
Woodworking Essentials Ch 2: Plunge Routers
Our seven-part series on routers continues with everything you need to know about choosing and using a plunge router.
Woodworking Essentials Ch 3: Basic Table Saw Joinery
Learn the best techniques for making simple joints using your table saw: miters, rabbets and dados.
Woodworking Essentials Ch 4: Customize Table Saw
Learn to soup up your existing table saw or customize your new one with accessories.
Woodworking Essentials Ch 4: Router Joinery
Our seven-part series on routers continues with everything you need to know about all the joints that can be made using a router.
Woodworking Essentials Ch 6: Edge & Surface Treatments
Our seven-part series on routers continues with this informative chapter showing you how to use your tool to make edge & surface treatments.
Woodworking Essentials Ch 7: Advanced Router Techniques
Our seven-part series on routers concludes with a chapter devoted to a number of the expert-level functions you can perform with your router.
Woodworking Essentials Ch. 6: Table Saw Special Techniques
Find out how and why you should use a moulding cutterhead in your table saw.
Woodworking Essentials Chapter 5: Advanced Table Saw Joinery
This download will show you how to make woodworking joints on the table saw with and without jigs.
Woodworking Essentials Chapter 5: Boxes & Drawers
Nick Engler shares his best tips and tricks for making boxes and drawers with a router.