Category Archives: Projects

Yes, occasionally I actually build things!!!

Build A Backsaw on-line class

Following my post about building your own saw, a couple of people asked about instruction. Here’s one inquiry and my Continue Reading →

Q&A on Smith’s Carcase Saw…

          My recent post about the carcase saw I built based on Joseph Smith’s ‘Key to Continue Reading →

No saws?

Woodworking without saws? Hmmmm…hew and shape with axe and drawknife… Damn you Peter Follansbee!!!!

A saw till for my chest…

  I’ve wanted a nice old tool chest for a while now, and last month I was fortunate enough to Continue Reading →

Hand Saws: Not just for the shop….

Over the past couple of weeks, my wife and I have begun the first of many home remodeling projects on Continue Reading →

The Super Saw Bench finale….

So the Super Saw Bench is finally finished… was quite the project, but well worth it…I’m very pleased with the Continue Reading →

The super saw bench joinery…

It’s funny how life throws things at you sometimes….one minute you think you’re alright, and then SMACK…you’re knee deep in Continue Reading →

Roughing the saw bench parts…

If you read my post on ripping one of my 6×8 oak beams in half  (here) then you may remember Continue Reading →

The Big Rip…

So I’ve been in the shop every day this week moving from one side of the basement to the other Continue Reading →

My vacation plans….

In addition to my rampant obsession with all things spring steel and beech, I have a burgeoning affinity for reclaimed Continue Reading →