Hand Tools & Techniques Podcast

HTT007 – Getting Started with Carving

On today’s show, I discuss intermediate projects, workbench designs, cutting up wide lumber, sharpening saws for different woods, and getting started with carving.

Planing end grain with a metal smooth plane.

Planing End Grain

Do you really need a plane with a low cutting angle to efficiently plane end grain?

Log Cabin Roof

Progress on the Cabin

I don’t usually do this, but today I want to share what I wrote in my subscriber newsletter with everyone, because a lot has happened in the last few weeks.