It gets really hot here in the summertime. 100 degrees is not unheard of. It’s times like these that I really wish I had A/C in my shop already. It such a nice place to work. That is, unless you’re losing a quart of water an hour...
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Complete! Well, it’s as close to complete as it can get without dragging this series along for another year or two. After all, are our workshops ever really ‘complete’. This project started the weekend of my birthday around Ma...
After several failed attempts, I have development a new strategy for the CNC hand plane. The travel on my Z axis was making things a little too ‘tight’ for comfort and would drastically limit the flexibility in designs. This one shou...
Didn’t Thomas Edison discover a 1000 different ways NOT to make a light bulb? I figured I have 999 more attempts to make a hand plane with my CNC before I start getting discouraged, by that measure.My plans are to make a wooden hand plane with my ...
Yep, that’s the title. You can do all of that with those little things? Wow! Based on recommendations from all the good, helpful, folks and friends I’ve met here on LJ, I picked up the Garret Hack book, “Hand Planes”. ...