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Woodworking in America 2013: Meeting People
The best reason to attend the Woodworking in America conference is to meet people. Here’s an abbreviated list of some of the woodworkers I met during my two days at the conference. (Sorry, very few pics. I was too busy … Continue reading
Posted in Musings, Reviews, Wood and Woodwork Tagged blackburn tools, giant cypress blog, Hand Tool School, Jim Bode, Matt's Basement Workshop, Megan Fitzpatrick, Patrick Leach, peter follansbee, Renaissance Woodworker, Superior Works, Tim Manney, WIA, wilbur pan, Wood Central, Wood Whisperer, Woodworking in America 1 Comment
What Does a Chipbreaker Do in a Hand Plane?
If you have ever wondered what the chipbreaker in your handplane REALLY does, Wilbur Pan at the Giant Cypress blog has just posted a video that answers this question. The video was originally produced in Japanese by Professor Yasunori Kawai … Continue reading
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