Mallets

  Workbenches, Mallets, Dovetails, and Warm Up Good questions going into this month's Office Hours. I appreciate those who submitted questions and thanks to those who made it out live to hang out with me.…

  I've been contemplating mallets and the ferocity with which I see people using them. So this week I have a tip about mortising that dovetails nicely with last week's discussion of using a chisel…

If you are going to use chisels then you will need a mallet or two.  My favorite style is the round "carver's" mallet.  I have a vinyl tipped one I got from Woodcraft that I…

  Design and Build Starting with a Photo Yes this is a table and it is a basic form in furniture making. Yes it will hone your mortise and tenon skills. Greatly. But more than…