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An informative article on the Steam Box by chair maker Eliah Bizzarri. He brings in the often forgotten method of boiling your parts instead of steaming, and how boiling can often be the better choice. @Pauley understands the benefits of boiling parts for his shaker oval boxes, and I have built a steam box for my chair parts. Both methods have the same outcome, but getting there has it's benefits and pitfalls for each method. Steamboxes: Part 1 | Elia Bizzarri - Hand Tool Woodworking HANDTOOLWOODWORKING.COM Do you really need a steam box? Boiling parts in water serves the same purpose as steaming and requires a simpler set-up with...
Just read a wonderful short story by Windsor chairmaker Elia Bizzarri, it's a short read, and a cute punchline ending. "Last week my sweetheart Morgan delivered the last four loop backs in a set of six loop backs and two sack backs. Who knew four chairs would fit in a Prius! Here’s the story I wrote about the chairs:" Read more...