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Episode #37 Myth Busting

11/29/2018
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Episode #37 we discuss some of the myths associated with woodworking. Will your shop blow up, are 2x4s for furniture, do you need that tool?

Duration:01:19:42

Episode #36 Josh Brackett of Brackett & Co. Restorations

11/15/2018
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Episode #36 Josh Brackett of Brackett & Co. Restorations. We have a guest this week. Josh is a restorer from just outside of Atlanta Georgia. We have a great conversation with him this week about all kinds of things. We hope you enjoy it as much as we did.

Duration:01:30:06

Episode # 35 Whats that smell

11/1/2018
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Episode #35 we are asked if shellac smells when its old, and we try and explain a little about painting and staining.

Duration:01:11:10

Episode # 34 a chat with Andy Birkey

10/17/2018
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Episode #34 Justin, Freddy and Guy sit down and talk to Andy Birkey. Andy is a very interesting craftsman. He's done a lot of things over his career. He shares some of them with us, if you don't know who Andy is, make sure you fellow him on Instagram @Andy_birkey as well on Youtube using his name Andy Birkey Instagram @andy_birkey YouTube Andy Birkey

Duration:01:25:22

Episode #30.5

10/3/2018
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Freddy's away so we have a guest this week to fill his spot, the mad Scientist "Paul Jasper". Some of you may know Paul from his Instagram account @Copper_pig_fine_woodworking. Paul is actually good friends with Freddy and has helped us with the show behind the scenes. This week we sit down and talk to Paul about his background and the interesting work he builds now in his spare time. We cover the topic of balancing Design vs. Execution in woodworking. Lastly to see more of Paul Jasper's...

Duration:01:20:49

Episode #33 sharping, poly, and saw blades

10/3/2018
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Episode 33 sharping, poly, and saw blades.

Duration:01:10:51

Episode #32 Ballin on a budget

9/20/2018
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Episode #32 we discuss getting started in woodworking, on the machinery side. If you had a couple of thousand dollars, what tools should you get started with. Table saw, band saw, or maybe even a track saw. Listen in to see our thoughts on this and find out why Freddy goes missing.

Duration:01:07:07

Episode #31 Design time with Freddy

9/6/2018
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In episode #30 we spoke with Paul Jasper about design and execution. This week Freddy is back from vacations and wants to dive a little deeper into design.

Duration:01:23:11

Episode #30 Sit in with Paul Jasper

8/23/2018
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Freddy's away so we have a guest this week to fill his spot, the mad Scientist "Paul Jasper". Some of you may know Paul from his Instagram account @Copper_pig_fine_woodworking. Paul is actually good friends with Freddy and has helped us with the show behind the scenes. This week we sit down and talk to Paul about his background and the interesting work he builds now in his spare time. We cover the topic of balancing Design vs. Execution in woodworking.

Duration:01:20:49

Episode # 29 My favorite project

8/9/2018
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Episode #29 My favorite project: we talk about the piece of furniture that brought us our most joy and why that is. Justin talks about his Desk Guys talks about his Dinning room Table Freddy talks about his secret project and Seymour Chest Heres a link to learn how to make Swan Towel like Guy

Duration:01:10:54

Episode #28 Just a Conversation

7/26/2018
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Episode #28 Just a Conversation, This week the boys change it up a little. Instead of the typical formate show they have been accustom to, this week they just have a conversation about what they have been up and dealing with.

Duration:01:11:08

Episode #27 Research and Development

7/12/2018
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Episode #27 Research and Development. This week we talk about the background work. The things you have to do to before you even get the project off the ground.

Duration:01:21:57

Episode #26 Customer Care

6/28/2018
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Episode #26 We talk about warranting our products as well as dealing with customers that are not happy.

Duration:01:22:00

Episode #25 Behind the Apron

6/14/2018
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Episode #25 Its a slightly different show this week. We had the pleasure of having a small business owner of a high end tool belt and apron maker Michael Williams this episode. We talk about the his small business and taking the opportunities when they come along .

Duration:01:17:15

Episode 24 Balance of Life

5/31/2018
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Episode 24 Balance of life, how balancing work and personal life for the crew works goes down.

Duration:01:14:29

Episode #23 Getting Jiggy with it

5/17/2018
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Episode #23 we discuss jigs, patterns, and templets

Duration:01:08:58

Episode #22 Keeping Track

5/3/2018
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With tax season over, you have the tendency to realize it may be time to implement a new way of keeping track of your jobs. From receipts to time cards, we discuss it all on this show.

Duration:01:19:06

Episode #21 Finishing Part 2

4/19/2018
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In Episode #21 we dive back into our finishing processes. Talk more about our techniques and what we use

Duration:01:23:56

Episode #20 The Finishing Show Part 1

4/5/2018
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Episode #20 The Finishing Show Part 1 we dive into how we finish our projects. This is a big topic that we just stated to skim the surface on.

Duration:00:49:38

Episode # 19 Let the Robot Do It

3/22/2018
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Episode # 19 Let the Robot Do It, We discuss using a Cnc, laser cutters, or 3D Printers in the shop and if we consider it still woodworking.

Duration:01:04:48