Tag: Tools

Building with Wood / Text - 11 months ago

Hanging and Wedging a Wooden Handle, Part 1

In this entry and the one that will follow, I’ll try to decipher the various methods in which a wooden handle is fitted into the eye of tools. I cannot claim to be an expert in the field, as I have hung only ten or so tools in my lifetime, but I pro...

Building with Wood / Text - 11 months ago

Accurize Your Tablesaw

Accurize your tablesaw for absolutely straight, smooth and burn-free cuts. When my contractor’s saw was new, it cut perfectly. Over the years, it gradually went out of whack. I’ll show you what I did to accurize it so that my blade cuts true again....