February 2, 2017
Through repeated sharpening of the bevel, the front flat on the back of a Japanese plane blade will begin to disappear. The solution is to tap the layer of soft steel above the cutting edge to press the hard steel downward slightly.
November 28, 2016
Wet sharpener is a great value
A diamond stone for router bits
October 27, 2016
Not having room in my small shop for a dedicated sharpening station, I turned a cookie sheet into a stowaway station that tucks under a wall cabinet or on the…
September 29, 2016
Synopsis: When you get the hang of it, your skew will leave a surface so nice and slick that 600-grit sandpaper would mess it up. When I started making chairs…
September 9, 2016
All it takes is a file and a little time
March 30, 2016
Simple project works as a sharpening station and storage box
Bob Van Dyke shows you how he keeps his tools sharp in under three minutes.
February 10, 2016
Stainless steal honing guide with interchangeable jaws
September 30, 2015
It's easier than you think
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