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. 

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Is the low angle block plane lower than a bench plane?

Every woodworker, whether a seasoned professional or a budding enthusiast, is often told about the indispensable nature of a low-angle ...

The History of English Stanley Handplanes

Let's delve into the fascinating world of Stanley tools, a brand with a rich heritage that began its journey in ...

Historic Tool Makers have sold out to China but what’s next?

The shift of production to countries like China and India by several renowned woodworking brands has sparked a significant debate ...
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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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