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OK, The French Veneer (at last) #17: Home Stretch- French Polish and Pig Suede

04-19-2015 05:25 AM by shipwright | 43 comments »

Well I’m back home in Canada and after getting a bunch of household maintenance jobs out of the way and spending a very long time getting the surfaces perfectly filled, I have finally started on the finishing. It won’t be long now! Here are a few shots and a couple of videos I made today. At this point there are only two or three bodying sessions in the polish but it is coming up really well. This is the first trial fit of the burgundy pig suede that will...

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How I Clean My Blades & Bits

08-03-2012 03:33 PM by thewoodwhisperer | 29 comments »

If you find that your blades and bits just aren’t performing like they used to, you might not need to send them out for a sharpening. They might just be in desperate need of a good cleaning. Over time, pitch and resin builds up on cutting surfaces and causes them to cut less effectively. If the buildup isn’t removed, the increased friction and heat will accelerate the dulling of the edge and eventually the blade or bit will be toast. Cleaning AgentsThe cleaning agent I use i...

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