Hand Tools & Techniques Podcast

HTT045 – The Hand Tools I Wouldn’t Be Without

On today’s show, I discuss hand saw handle size, inexpensive hand tool friendly woods, hiding a rabbet or groove in the bottom of a dovetailed box, replacing marking gauge pins, and hand tools that I wouldn’t be without in my kit.

February 2019 Patron Q&A Video

In this video, I discuss drawboring a mortise & tenon, work holding for planing small stock, and hand sawing and planing veneer.

Hand Tools & Techniques Podcast

HTT044 – Hands Tools I Don’t Need

On today’s show, I discuss keeping table tops flat, scratch stocks, hollow grinding, dealing with changing grain direction, and hand tool that I just don’t need in my kit.

Hand Tools & Techniques Podcast

HTT043 – Basics of Design

On today’s show, I discuss woodworking in a small corner of the house/apartment, old woodworking books, auger bit lead screw pitch, and the basics of designing your own projects.

January 2019 Patron Q&A Video

The very first Patron Q&A video has been posted to my YouTube channel. In it, I answer questions like “How flat is flat enough?”, “What angle do you hone a mortise chisel?”, and I talk about options for saw filing vises.