Category Archives : Woodworking

Woodworking, Top 5 Most Incredible Japanese Hand Tools That Will Open Up Your Mind!

5 Most Incredible Japanese Hand Tools: 1. Kanna (Japanese Planes) -1:00 2. Nomi (Japanese Chisel) -6:28 3. Ryoba (Japanese Saw) -9:20 4. Sumi-tsubo & Sumisashi (Ink pot & bamboo pen) -10:18 5. Chona (Traditional Japanese Adzes) -15:50 —————————————–★★★★★—————————————– Many thanks to master craftsman: shajimatsu: https://www.youtube.com/user/shajimatsu Thanks for watching…Don’t Forget to like, comment, share and subscribe! […]

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Woodworking, The Samurai Workbench

A once in a lifetime woodworking project. It was one of the best, most rewarding experiences of my life. There is nothing I can’t build now. I used Maple(top,trestles), Walnut(contrasting pieces), Garry Oak(legs)and Red Oak(vises). Get the plans here: http://samuraicarpenter.com/the-ultimate-workbench-plans Vice Hardware:http://www.leevalley.com/en/Wood/page.aspx?p=45114&cat=1,41659 source

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How to Make a Brass and Walnut Coat Rack // Woodworking & Metalworking

Come see how I made this Walnut & Brass Coat Rack! Check out http://DesignCrowd.com/MAKESTUFF to learn more and save up to $100 when you start your next project. Subscribe to my channel: http://bit.ly/1k8msFr Second Channel: http://bit.ly/iltms-2 MORE PROJECTS, POSTS AND EVENTS Home TOOLS & SUPPLIES (affiliate links): https://kit.com/iliketomakestuff/walnut-and-brass-coat-rack https://kit.com/iliketomakestuff/shop-safety-gear Twitch Stream Every Wednesday @ 11am […]

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In Pursuit of the Hand Tool Tradition: Efficiency, Community, and Technique in Historic Furniture Making

Editor’s note: Andrew submitted this comprehensive analysis of the fourth issue of Mortise & Tenon magazine to us after a conversation on YouTube. He proposes several fascinating themes for this issue. Thanks Andrew! – David Lyell  In Pursuit of the Hand Tool Tradition: Efficiency, Community, and Technique in Historic Furniture Making By: Andrew Milacci, PhD […]

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