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A Productive Week / Reality Check

Got a ton done this week. I started with a quick afternoon project I’ve been meaning to tackle for a long while. Paul Sellers is a big inspiration to me with his outlook on “lifestyle woodworking.” 418 more words

Joiners toolchest

So, I’ve started to build a joiners toolchest, following the plans laid out by Paul Sellers. I’ve made mine a little wider, in order to install a chisel rack. 80 more words

Sharpening a moulding plane iron.

I have a handful of moulding planes:  a pair of hollow/round, a few beading planes, as well as a few joinery planes such as a dado, rabbet, and shoulder plane. 485 more words


Bits and pieces

This post is a bit of a hodgepodge, just an update of what has been going on recently. First of all: The Biltong Slicer. I delivered it to my friend and it is fair to say that he was tickled pink. 881 more words


Tool Chest by Paul Sellers Part 1

Having collected some hand tools, mainly planes and spokeshaves, I needed a place to put them other than the tool well. Where was I to go, I tried to find one, but the plastic cases at the big box stores had no appeal and just were not practical.  404 more words

Hinges, good ones are hard to find

I am making a Paul Sellers Tool Chest and was in need of some hinges for the lid.  Heading down to the local hardware store I found some basic national hinges.  226 more words

No cap iron

So people call the part that screws onto the back of the cutting blade of a plane either a chipbreaker or cap iron, and Paul Sellers… 124 more words