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We've written before about our general disdain for the sliding leg vise. In short, they offer very little added functionality, besides.

"Mini-Me" version of my other router planer sled

Awhile ago I posted pictures of a router planer sled I made for planing logs for mantels and wine racks and received lots of positive feedback along with a few questions. I'm posting this project to show how the sled and rails .

japanese hand saw article

Just because they look, cut and feel different than you’re used to doesn’t mean you should write Japanese Saws off.

Some of the handcrafting tools we use. Honoring the tradition of shoji. Follow the way the tree grows. Shoji takes about a week to make and ...

japanese hand tools and layout tools. proper layout is the most important step in quality joinery.