I’ve been looking to grow my hand plane collection for almost a year. A Stanley #6 kinda satisfied my tastes, I don’t make a lot of large projects, and nice Stanley #7’s and #8’s usually command premium prices. This #6 s...
|View parkerdude's:||home||workshop||projects (10)||blog (3)||reviews (0)||forum topics (9)||buddies (3)||favorites (53)||activity log|
182 posts in 2957 days
Location: University City (St. Louis)
Prefers handtools, likes to listen to the radio while woodworking. I like making furniture, don't have the time or space right now. Small projects until then.
-- dust control
Latest Activity | view all »
Latest Projects | view all 10 »
Latest Blog Entries | view all 3 »
Hi Everyone, I decided to remake my shooting board because my first try left a little to be desired. I wanted more accuracy and I didn’t have the ability to shoot 45° mitres. I started with some reclaimed 3/4” common plywood and ...
I wanted to try my hand at making hand planes, the shop needs several. Struggling with the design concept, I bought a book “Making Traditional Wooden Planes” by John M. Whelan, it was no novel but a good source of wood plane design info. It’s w...