Wednesday, 22 November 2017

Restoring a Short Jointer Plane

A longer while ago I have found a wooden short jointer plane at one of my flea market visits.

Somehow I didn't spent any time to care about it. Planing a wide board as a top panel caused me to recall.

Wednesday, 8 November 2017

Coat Rack Pt.3

This was the week of multiple projects. But the coat rack has to be completed.

Thursday, 2 November 2017

Finding the Right Joint for Mid-Century Legs

Today I would like to share some thoughts about a leg-frame construction for Mid-Century style furniture.

Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Coat Rack Pt.2

My full attention this week belonged to the coat rack. Nothing very special, but things like stop cut recesses, making dowels and working precisely without damaging anything.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Wherever I Lay My Hat

Don't worry. This post is not about the Marvin Gaye song. Although it fits into the period my new project is about. The song is from 1962. So we are talking about the Mid-Century.

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

Another Summer is Over

Man, time flies by. While I'm still waiting that Summer is coming, it is already over.
That was a crazy one. No longer period of having nice weather conditions. Rain every second day.
And personally, I didn't spent much time with woodworking.

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Why an Iron is Important!

The explanation why an iron is important for woodworking will be part of this weeks post.

Beside of some progress on the balcony bench project.