Arthur Kudriavcev

I was introduced to woodworking by my grandfather when I was 11 years old. I spend most of my free time working on woodworking projects and writing for this blog. Apart from that, I also enjoy weightlifting and chess.

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For many beginning and intermediate woodworkers, Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals place power tools like table saws within reach of their budgets. Black Friday 2021 looks to be an event that highlights several table saw manufacturers. Traditional DIY brands like Craftsman, Ryobi, and SKIL will target first-time power tool buyers and those with simple …

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Most woodworkers, including myself, began the hobby by using easy-to-source materials. Framing lumber is easy to find, and 2 x 4 timber is more common than most. It makes sense, therefore, that you can find several woodworking plans using 2 x 4 planks. What follows are seven furniture plans I wanted to share with you. …

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DIY bookshelf is a great project to build over the weekend. The problem is that many of the bookshelf plans on the internet are not free to use or take several steps to gain access. The eight reviews that follow look at some of the best free bookshelf plans out there, each of which offers …

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It was harder to find free plans when I got back into woodworking than it is today. One project that you will find across the internet is the ever-popular jewelry box. Each of the six reviews below highlights the experience level, tools, price, and time you will need to make them challenging and fun. Fix …

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As a woodworker, cutting and drilling will be the two ways you shape boards into projects that you can use or sell. In today’s woodshop, power tools reign supreme, and the circular saw is one of the most versatile cutting tools you can have. Beginners and even those with some experience can feel overwhelmed by …

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I have yet to meet the woodworker who did not enjoy using their table saw. It provides you with the ability to make precise cuts, but you will need to maintain it with occasional tune-ups. Like any other power tool in your shop, the table saw can lose accuracy as components shift or wear. The …

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The table saw was one of the best investments I made in my woodshop. It came to be the go-to device for my cutting needs. I did have some issues using the miter gauge that I had to overcome before getting the consistent cuts I wanted. The information below is all you need to know …

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Once the workpieces have been cut or already fastened, it may seem that the project is done. However, the quality of woodworking projects will often be judged superficially by layman’s eyes. That is why it is important to make sure to put the finishing touches by sanding the project to a smooth surface. One of …

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