Have you ever wanted to learn how period drawers were built? Look at a sliding lid candle box.
On today’s show, I discuss setting up a shooting board, good hand tool woods, when to stop and sharpen your tools, workbench top thickness, and what power tools make the most sense in a mostly hand tool shop.
When the lever cap is properly set, the blade should not move during normal planing, but should be able to be adjusted without having to loosen the lever cap.
Cutting open three wooden coffin smooth planes to see what makes them tick.
Basic leather work is actually not that difficult or expensive to do. So let’s make a dovetail saw case.