Molding planes

  Use the Blade Itself to Create Your Strop Molding plane blades, especially complex molders, can be a real pain to sharpen due to their weird shapes. The key to this, and really any blade,…

  Its Less About Mouldings Planes, and More Rabbets and Chisels Honestly the process for sticking cross grain mouldings is no different from a long grain profile. We just need to exercise more caution and…

  In this episode I tackle all of the moulded profiles. The quarter round mouldings can be a little tricky because they are so small but they add a nice touch to a frame and…

In an effort to lower the barrier to entry for sticking your own mouldings, I wanted to put together a live demonstration to show how to take one of these old moulding planes and put…

  This is why we took a break to do a moulding lesson.  Time to put those newly acquired skills to work and really dress up our simple box.  This time I create 2 mouldings,…

  This is a lesson I have been looking forward to for a long time.  Many think we are crazy for cutting mouldings by hand but the first time you do it, you will be…

Moulding planes scare a lot of people.  They have odd shaped irons and soles, no fence, and wedges that make adjusting them hard.  Moreover, there is a conception that moulding planes are like router bits…

  No Matter the Shape of the Edge, You Can Sharpen It So you want to be able to sharpen any woodworking tool? But here we are kicking off semester two already.  Yes I put…