Monthly Archives: February 2011

STOP! Using Fractions

If you have one of those dial calipers that readout in fractions…..THROUGH IT OUT! These are a crutch that will keep you from learning how to use decimals in your woodworking. Fractions are fine for 3rd grade arithmatic, but they … Continue reading

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Reshaping a Stanley Tote

After stripping the original finish this is what you are left with. The next step is to mark a layout line in the center of the flat on each side. The line should follow the curve of the flat as … Continue reading

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