Monthly Archives: June 2014

New Tool

I recently purchased the Woodriver oscillating spindle sander. Here it is in use for the first time. It is much faster than the sanding drum in the drillpress method I have been using. The dust collection works very well and … Continue reading

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New Knob & Tote Set

A new knob and tote set is currently being developed for the Veritas bevel up small smooth plane item #05p39. It should be available soon. Thanks to Tim Ewald for all of his help and patience on this project. As … Continue reading

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Bench Vise Rehab

  Repairing, rehabbing, and restoring old tools often requires a bench vise. The one I have been using until now has been adequate, but I have been looking for a bigger, heavier tool. Several weeks ago I found the vise … Continue reading

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Craftsman Bandsaw Revisited

Back in March of 2013 I purchased a Craftsman 10″ table top bandsaw to use exclusively for cutting contours. You can read about the setup of this machine in a post published on March 25, 2013, part 1, and another … Continue reading

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