A&M Wood Specialty Customer Event and Open House

A&M Wood Specialty Customer Event and Open House

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Watch. Learn. Participate - Be prepared to be amazed.

A&M Wood Specialty will be holding an interactive customer event and open house on Oct 24-25, 2014. Show hours are: Friday 9–6 pm Saturday 9–5 pm.

Wood turning — Learn to turn a wooden box with a screw-top/threaded lid. Expert turner: Doug Magrath will demonstrate the methods he uses to turn a wooden box on his lathe with both a pressure-fit and threaded lid. Also learn how to create nested bowls.
 
Joinery — Hand tool expert Jeremy Tomlinson shows you how to cut “through” and “half-blind” dovetails. These structural yet beautiful joints are fundamental to fine furniture.
 
Surface preparation — Konrad Sauer is a custom hand plane manufacturer who produce hand planes that sell for $2,500 to $8,500. Learn from him how to sharpen your plane blades and chisels to a mirror finish to achieve silky-smooth wood surfaces — even on difficult grain.
 
Building a live edge table — Terry Johnston and Jordan Geier from A&M Wood Specialty will demonstrate how, with relatively little time and effort, to take a raw wood slab to a finished table top with a glowing finish.

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