Category Archives: Woodworking tools

Old is the New New

Dusting off old ideas Round about this time each year, being the beginning and all… I tend to find ideas for stories creeping out of the woodwork. Like termites.

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It’s been a busy few weeks since my last post. Lots of shop time, which feels great. Not nearly as much time at the writing desk, which feels a bit less than great. But I’m finding some natural ebbs and … Continue reading

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The Jointer

The Jointer: a woodworker’s best friend. Every craft has an essential tool, the device that performs a function that no other can. In woodworking, that tool is the jointer. At least that’s what I learned after spending a few evenings … Continue reading

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