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STL 53: Bitchin' Block Rabbet Planes

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This week on Shop Talk Live, Fine Woodworkings resident king of reclaimed lumber stops by to discuss some of his techniques, how he sources lumber, and a whole lot more. - CLICK TO ENLARGE

This week on Shop Talk Live, Fine Woodworking's resident king of reclaimed lumber stops by to discuss some of his techniques, how he sources lumber, and a whole lot more.


Shop Talk Live 53: Bitchin' Block Rabbet Planes


This week on Shop Talk Live, the ever-snarky Matt Kenney starts things off with a debate regarding the usefullness of flock when it comes to box-building. Then it's off to the races as we handle a whole host of questions on rabbet planes, block planes, rabbeting block planes--you name it.

 

Fine Woodworking's Resident Reclaimed Lumber King
Finally, we cajoled associate art director John Tetreault into appearing on the podcast for a few insights regarding reclaimed lumber.

 

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Matt Kenney
Senior editor

John Tetreault
Associate art director

Ed Pirnik
Senior web producer
 

 

 

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Comments (3)

CyberBiker CyberBiker writes: Matt, the proper answer to what NOT to do when making boxes my be "Not making them."
Posted: 6:46 am on March 21st

WRobb WRobb writes: Great discussion on reclaimed materials but I was disappointed that there were no tool bombs!
Posted: 8:56 pm on March 10th

rupps rupps writes: Matt, I couldn't agree more with your comments regarding flocking and bandsaw boxes.

So with the Chestnut. If new chestnut trees were planted, could it now survive? Could you even find Chestnut seeds to begin with? How does this play out with other species that have died out?
Posted: 5:45 pm on March 9th

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