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The First Flattening

WordPress requires an upgraded plan to put video in a post.  So just a link to video at youtube below.  It is a time-lapse of the first time I flattened my Roubo bench.  I love my old Stanley fore plane … Continue reading

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Fun With Tenons

I’ve resumed working on my Roubo workbench, which means timber frame-sized mortise and tenons. I recently sold my rabbet block plane. I bought it hoping it would do double duty as both a block plane and a shoulder plane. It … Continue reading

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Fluffy Hair And Tight Handles

I’ve been tuning up some large mortise and tenon joints lately. It’s probably the dry February air, but I was having a heck of a time with the handle of the 3/4″ chisel staying in it’s socket. In his post … Continue reading

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Five Awesome Posts

Here are links to four blog posts that I’ll want to reference again later, and to one cool video that was just put up.  These are in order of most recent to oldest. Here is Peter Galbert in an hour-long … Continue reading

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A Poster, Some News, And The Wedge

It’s been a long time since I’ve posted anything. But I have been doing some woodworking since last post even though I was out of the country for two weeks, and it seems like there’s at least one soccer or … Continue reading

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Going Blind?

I was having a hard time reading the scritchy-scratchy little font in that last theme so I changed it up. I’ll get my own photo up there soon. Less is more.

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A category is a tag but a tag …

Ok. So I just did some reading on blogs and WordPress (ew, I know right? I should have been out in the garage hacking away at some doug fir instead) and I’ve been using the categories as tags. It’s a … Continue reading

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