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In our recent live event with Fine Woodworking contributing editors, Garrett Hack mentioned his visit to Japan. Here’s one of the videos he was referring to. In it, he tries a Japanese handplane made by Ito San, a Japanese Master Carpenter. Looks like it was a fun visit, with some energized woodworkers (like himself).
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Typical move by FWW: make it sound like there is real content in the e letter, but when we follow the links, surprise! All the content is reserved for paying customers.
Keep it up and I will filter the emails as spam.
This is great! Looks like Garrett had a good time as di the Japanese gentlemen. It sounds like my friend Stu translating.
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