19 07, 2017

Refurbishing A Japanese Plane Adjusting Hammer – part 1

By | 2017-07-20T07:03:50+00:00 July 19th, 2017|Woodworking|0 Comments

I won this hammer on Ebay.  Only thing is the hammer head had a little rust on it and the handle easily slips out of the hammer head.  I spent a little time over the last two weekends working on making a new hammer handle from a small log of olive wood.

24 03, 2017

Interviewed By Chop With Chris

By | 2017-03-24T06:18:47+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Woodworking|0 Comments

Recently I was interviewed by Chris from the Youtube channel Chop with Chris.  I was lucky enough to meet Chris at the Atlanta Woodworkers Show in 2016. Chris makes project completely by hand, and usually starts a project by taking a trip into the woods for his materials.  Below is the video interview and a [...]

10 02, 2017

DIY Modular Rolling Storage

By | 2017-02-10T15:21:17+00:00 February 10th, 2017|Woodworking|0 Comments

I’m not sure how you are, but I know I really want to organize my garage area.  It kinda looks like an explosion of tools and projects happened and I make enough room for my wife to park her car in that explosion.  I know what I want to organize now, but not really sure [...]

28 01, 2017

Removing Rust From A Japanese Ryoba Nokogiri Hand Saw

By | 2017-01-28T20:59:19+00:00 January 28th, 2017|Woodworking|1 Comment

I’ve been looking for a Japanese ryoba nokogiri saw that I could practice sharpening Japanese handsaws on. I managed to win one on Ebay that was right around 30 dollars shipped. The blade had a bit of rust and some minor pitting, but wasn’t missing any teeth and was in OK condition. Also, at the [...]