Again this year, my son and I took part in Woodworkers Fighting Cancer. For 2015, my son reprises the role of “goofball” at various points in this… Read more “Woodworkers Fighting Cancer 2015 – (Modified) Kids’ Table & Chair”
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!
Drumroll please… The child size work table, my first true woodworking furniture project, is complete! I had intended the red oak end table to be my first… Read more “Child’s Work Table Complete!”
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 have some of the parts milled to rough dimensions for the end table, but I am putting that project on the back burner for a short bit. I’ve… Read more “Changing Gears – A Child’s Work Table”