I recently went into the shop after a few weeks of not being able to spend as much time in there as I would like, only to… Read more “Argh! Rust!”
The first half of 2015 really didn’t turn out to be much of a great woodworking period for me for various reasons. It hasn’t been until the… Read more “A Bit of a Catch Up Post”
Unfortunately, various events of late have kept me from getting into the shop as much as I would like. From end of summer and back to school,… Read more “A Woodworking Mindset During An Unintended Hiatus”
I finally got some supplies to start flattening and sharpening the Narex Chisels I got from Lee Valley a while back. So here is part 2 of the test drive where I compare a tuned up chisel to one of the ones untouched out of the box. I’ll also over go over some of my sharpening setup. Thanks to Kari Hultman and Mike Morton for the info they provided me recently regarding my waterstone!
I wanted to post this quick note because I had really wanted to post the second part of the Narex chisel test by now. I received my… Read more “Part 2 Of The Narex Chisel Test Is Coming… Really”
I recently received the seven piece set of Narex chisels on sale currently at Lee Valley. Over on thewoodwhisperer.com site, Marc recently did a video of his sharpening system. I commented on the post saying it was timely since I was expecting my shipment of these chisels. He replied back that lots of folks were inquiring about these chisels, and was interested in my thoughts on them. Given that, I thought this would be a good opportunity to do an “unboxing & test drive” video. Enjoy!
I hope everyone had a great Holiday season and that the New Year is treating you well. I haven’t posted much since the Holiday season kept me… Read more “My First Lie-Nielsen and French Cleat Tool Storage System”