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Refurbishing A Japanese Plane Adjusting Hammer – part 1

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

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.

Interviewed By Chop With Chris

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

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 [...]

Removing Rust From A Japanese Ryoba Nokogiri Hand Saw

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

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 [...]