Woodworking information — October 18, 2022


Mark Sfirri’s baseball bats headed to Cooperstown

The Nationwide Baseball Corridor of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, N.Y., has acquired a set of surprising baseball bats titled “Rejects from the Bat Manufacturing unit,” created by Mark Sfirri of Bucks County, Pennsylvania. The president of the Corridor of Fame, Josh Rawitch, had this to say: “We’re excited so as to add this very distinctive piece of paintings to our everlasting assortment for followers to get pleasure from. Our museum continues to show and acquire one-of-a-kind artifacts and objects that assist inform the historical past of our nice sport and Mark’s work definitely falls into that class.”

The set is a part of a collection that Sfirri started in 1993. Over the previous 50 years, Sfirri has created a various vary of wooden furnishings and sculpture however his variations on the theme of altered baseball bats are amongst his signature works. The Corridor joins different outstanding establishments with units of Sfirri’s baseball bat collection, amongst them, the Renwick Gallery (of the Smithsonian American Artwork Establishment, Washington, D.C.), Museum of Arts & Design (New York Metropolis), The Minneapolis Institute of Artwork (Minneapolis, Minn.), The James A. Michener Artwork Museum (Doylestown, Pa.), Yale College Artwork Gallery (New Haven, Conn.)— in addition to quite a few non-public collections.

Sfirri’s work is at present on view on the Nationwide Baseball Corridor of Fame and Museum. For extra details about a visit to the Corridor, go to their web site: https://baseballhall.org.

The Bandsaw Field public sale is LIVE!

Take part on Thursday, October 20, 6:30–9:30 p.m. for the fourth annual 2022 Bandsaw Bash going down in individual on the Arch Avenue Assembly Home in Outdated Metropolis, Philadelphia! This occasion celebrates the Middle for Artwork in Wooden with a festive night occasion and silent public sale. It is a chance to collect in help of the Middle’s distinctive mission whereas connecting with buddies and supporters within the Middle’s vibrant neighborhood.

The Center for Art in Wood's Bandsaw Bash

For extra info concerning public sale sponsorship and tickets, go to https://centerforartinwood.org/occasion/bandsaw-bash-2/.

Subsequent Wave CNC introduces the SHARK RS1000 PRO

Perrysburg, Ohio – Subsequent Wave CNC has simply introduced a revolutionary new product that may remodel your conventional router desk with repeatable accuracy in manufacturing.
The SHARK RS1000 PRO shall be launched and obtainable from Subsequent Wave CNC and licensed retailers nationwide. “We’re centered on creating game-changing performance whereas constructing instruments that enhance inventive choices and help high quality and well timed manufacturing outcomes,” says engineer and Subsequent Wave CNC Co-Founder Tim Owens.

The Shark RS1000 PRO

The RS1000 PRO is the latest addition to Subsequent Wave CNC’s SHARK model of woodworking merchandise. “Over the past three years, our engineers have labored tirelessly to combine full CNC performance and convey it to your router desk.” Owens continued, “The Shark RS1000 PRO will remodel almost any router desk right into a full-fledged TWO Axis CNC – permitting you to regulate the fence or the bit top by as little as one-thousandth of an inch whereas decreasing setup time as much as 90% .”

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