Rip saw

https://handtoolschool.wistia.com/medias/wsslbloul6?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 Understand How the Saw Teeth Cut Most of us know what rake and fleam and pitch are when referring to saw teeth. But do you truly understand how it makes the saw feel when…

https://handtoolschool.wistia.com/medias/gkdfy80d7i?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 Sculptural Drawer Pulls? Not sure what to call this edition of Office Hours. Christian had a specific issue where his woodworking group is building chests of drawers with this long (4-5") style of drawer…

  Give It a Twist to Straighten Out the Grain Rift sawn lumber has the growth rings oriented between 30 and 60 degrees to the face. This results in beautiful straight grain on all 4…

http://handtoolschool.wistia.com/medias/3szab4hyjo?embedType=async&seo=false&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=800 Video Quick LinksCommon Ripping MistakesCorrecting an Errant Rip CutCommon Crosscut MistakesSlow Down Your Cut for AccuracySawing Training WheelsResawingAlternate Method Benchside Rip CutSaw Sharpening Common Sawing Mistakes and Correcting Errant Saw Cuts In this session…

  A Simple Mirror that Looks Anything But Simple This mirror truthfully is more Queen Anne than Chippendale, but I think adding the fancy burl veneer dresses it up quite a bit and makes it…

  The Design The classic 4 poster bed is beautiful but not very functional in the modern home. The need for bed draperies to stay warm and bug free just isn't applicable today so most…

The people voted and overwhelmingly decided on the the version of this pedestal table from the Hancock Shaker Village in New Lebanon, NY. In this part I use a photograph to derive dimensions and create…

  This video covers just about all the joinery and by the end I have an assembled undercarriage to the table. The simplicity of table design means they are great projects for the beginner but…

Steve Herbin Steve hails from New Jersey (now he is in Florida) and again you will find some of the same information but manifested slightly differently. Once again we see a great improvement from start…

Trent Tunstall If you have watched the first 2 of these consults then you will start to see a pattern in some of the advice I am giving. It is really no surprise that so…

Joe Harris The following is a consult I did with Joe Harris out of Yakima, WA. Joe has some trouble with keeping his saw cuts plumb so we focused on how to correct that consistently.…

  Make the Tools Essential for Sticking Mouldings Truly there isn't much to a sticking board.  We could dress it up and add some pretty mouldings to make this an appropriate project to accompany the…

http://handtoolschool.wistia.com/medias/rpm369zpuc?embedType=async&seo=false&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=800 Video Quick Links Introduction Types of Saws Saw Tooth Geometry Saw Hang Rip Sawing Resawing Crosscut Sawing Bench Sawing Sawing Exercises The Most Important Hand Tool Skill Hand sawing is one of the foundations…

Technically any saw that does not have a back is a hand saw.  Saws that are in the 18-22" range are commonly called panel saws or toolbox saws.  Everything bigger than that would be a…