Archive for February, 2009

Feb

13

Sharpening Your Woodwork Tools

By Jeremie

Sharp woodwork tools are an essential part of successful woodworking, and working with sharp woodwork tools definitely increases the enjoyment achieved. In addition, it is my belief that a properly sharpened tool is actually safer – a well sharpened tool requires less force to move through the material, so less pressure is required by the user. In […]

Feb

8

The Block Plane – My Latest Woodwork Tool

By Jeremie

Recently, I have developed an interest in building timber kayaks, and have launched into a project to construct my first kayak. I decided to dip my toe into the water (so to speak), by taking the easier stressed ply construction method, rather than jumping in with both feet and attacking a strip built kayak as my first project.   […]