Marking Gauges

This is a long episode so, prepare yourself with some snacks and a drink or two. Paul had a lot of fun filming this himself, alongside making several gauges in tandem.

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Saw Clamp

It’s the small things that make our lives run smoothly, and making this saw clamp for saw sharpening, guarantees vibration-free saw sharpening for life.

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Card Scraper Sharpening

The card scraper is the least complex of all woodworking tools in that it comprises a single piece of plate steel with a highly refined cutting edge. In this video, Paul demonstrates how to sharpen this incredibly versatile tool.

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Brace & Bit

Paul has enjoyed using the traditional brace with a variety of different interchangeable bits for over 50 years and they work exceptionally well in a wide range of situations.

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The Fillister Plane

Paul has been using the fillister plane for over 50 years because of its versatility, compactness and reliable neatness. In this video Paul gives you a detailed look at the plane’s mechanics and efficiency when rebating.

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The Bullnose Plane

The Bullnose plane is not a tool which would be classed as an ‘essential’, but it is certainly one which is worthy of an honourable mention.

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