the Unselfish Hobby!
may be fortunate enough to own a family heirloom, made by
your grandfather or great grandfather a century or more ago.
You and your spouse may have talked about how youíd like to
have a place in the back yard to relax and enjoy some "down-time"
from the stresses of life.
An approaching holiday or birthday may have you seeking a
memorable gift for the kids or grandkids thatís rugged enough
to survive them ... wonít require batteries, a TV set or a computer ... and
might even survive to be passed on to future generations.
Most woodworkers were introduced to their hobby through thoughts
just like these.
They remembered the family heirloom made by their granddad.
They still fondly recall the smell and feel of freshly cut
wood from their high school shop class days.
You, like them, have probably looked for ways to improve the
livability of your yard or home. Perhaps youíve even thought
about how much youíd enjoy watching your children or grandchildren
play with toys you made for them with your own two hands.
Imagine the children watching you, learning all about patience,
responsibility and the pride of craftsmanship that makes woodworking
such a "joy".
Surely, youíve had some of these same thoughts. Perhaps youíve
even thought about how you might get into woodworking ... then
decided that you didnít have the skills and/or the space for
With Shopsmith, space is not a problem...plus, we pledge to
help you achieve your Woodworking Dreams with the tools you
need to do the job...and the "how-to" and educational support
you need to do it right!