The making of a Monster Molding Plane

I came across another cool video and a blog called the Wood and Shop. unknown to me until this morning.  One of the article I came across that peaked my interest contained a video about a woodworker creating a monster plane. It's about Frank Klausz is a retired cabinet maker in New Jersey who was… Continue reading The making of a Monster Molding Plane

Home made Beeswax Furniture Polish

Found this great site that has an article and video on how to make a Beeswax, Boiled Linseed Oil and Turpentine Polish finish that is used by some of the best antique refinishers in the country.  In the video below  Don Williams (retired Senior Furniture Conservator at the Smithsonian Institution) explains how to make and… Continue reading Home made Beeswax Furniture Polish

An ingenious use for an old wine case.

Lumberjocks.com is one of favorite websites and there is no end of amazing projects from woodworkers worldwide.  One project that caught my eye was an ingenious use of old wooden wine cases.    The link after the photo below (showing the author placing some planes in a case to determine placement) takes you to the… Continue reading An ingenious use for an old wine case.