The Best Ways to Hold Down Your Work
Learn a variety of ways to secure a workpiece for handplaning
If you’ve ever tried to handplane a workpiece that wasn’t securely fastened to your bench, you know how difficult it can be to get a smooth shaving with the piece wobbling and moving around. That’s why it’s important to be able to hold down your work securely, no matter its shape or size. In this short video, Garrett Hack shows you a variety of ways to hold down your work for handplaning. He’ll even show you his solution for tricky curved pieces.