In this episode (originally aired in 1997), building a Nantucket settle, Norm used the following tools:
An infrequent no-new-tool episode.
Norm used a plain board clamped to the Unifence as a sacrificial fence.
In a highly unusual departure from the normal sequence, Norm actually made a cut using power tools before beginning the safety speech.
The safety speech included video of a crosscut operation on the radial arm saw—oblique view.
Norm added hearing protection to his safety advisory.
Field trip was to a private residence, undoubtedly Morash's, in Massachusetts.
New material for this project filmed on 16 July 2008.
This episode was processed based on the full length original broadcast by PBS.
Last updated: 1 February 2009