Blog - Handtools for Woodworking

Woodworking hand tools have been my goto option ever since I started woodworking. I do enjoy using simple handtools when it is practical to do so. Working wood with great quality steel squeezes that passion for the craft. Sometimes hand tools are quicker than setting up that machine for just one or two processes. 

circular marking gauge

The Woodworker’s Marking Gauge: A Versatile and Essential Tool

Woodworking is an art form that demands precision, attention to detail, and the right set of tools. Among the essential ...
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The Art of Whittling: A Journey through History and the Tools of the Trade

In a world saturated with digital distractions, there is a timeless art form that offers a sense of tranquility and ...
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What Is Woodworking Compass Plane For?

Woodworking Compass Plane: A Handy Tool for Accurate Wood ShapingAs a woodworking enthusiast, I know how important it is to ...
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10 Easy Woodworking tips for beginners

10 Woodworking Tips to Improve Your Skills Today Woodworking can be a rewarding hobby that allows you to create beautiful ...
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What is the hand plane ‘Lever Cap’ for?

Lever CapThe lever cap on a  woodworking hand plane, along with other elements of the metal-bodied tool was patented by ...
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What is the Chip Breaker For?

Almost every hand plane has a chip breaker which at first glance is easy to dismiss!. But the chip breaker ...
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