Understanding Bench Planes | Popular Woodworking Magazine
Bench planes come in a wide range of lengths and widths. Do you need them all? Which ones are most useful? And if you only had to buy one….
Minimal Bench Plane Tuning
A diamond in the rough (but not too rough) A few weeks ago I posted a "how to" bench plane restoration article. I actually wrote that a couple of years ago thinking I would post it online. Anyway, that writeup is mostly about restoration with a little tuning. I have a bench plane class coming…
Clifton Bench Planes
Over the years Clifton has distinguished itself as a maker of shoulder and other specialty planes, mostly based on Preston designs. This experience has
How to Make A Tonguing Plane for Tongue and Groove set
This is the companion video to the grooving plane with this you can make a tongue and Groove Plane set. This plane was made with White oak firewood. The wedg...