November 28, 2022

Woody Woodworking

and its tools

Thrift store wooden planes: total restoration, perfect shavings.

2 min read

Is that wooden plane one for the woodpile, or your next great tool?
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Tools from this Video (affiliate):
Coarse Diamond Stone:
Double-sided oil stone:
Fine Arkansas Stone:
(These have doubled in price since I last reviewed them. They’re still a good value, but I’ll look for something more affordable.)
Honing Compound (for your strop):
Wire Wheels for Drills:
English Chestnut Stain:
(This is a big, expensive can. I suggest getting the little can from the Home Center.)
Clear Shellac:
(My most-used finish.)

Videos I mention:

Fast plane restoration with BENCH GRINDER:

True Beginner: Basic Sandpaper Sharpening:

Fast freehand sharpening: no jigs, no guides, no sandpaper:

Build an Adjustable Jointer Plane:

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Wood Work for Humans Tool List (affiliate):
Gyokucho Ryoba Saw:
Dewalt Panel Saw:
Suizan Dozuki Handsaw:
(Winner of the affordable dovetail-saw shootout.)
Spear and Jackson Tenon Saw:
(Needs tune-up to work well.)
Crown Tenon Saw:
(Works out of the box)
Carving Knife:
Narex True Imperial Chisels:
(My favorite affordable new chisels.)
Blue-Handled Marples Chisels:
(I use these to make the DIY specialty planes, but I also like them for general work.)

Honing Guide:
Norton Coarse/Fine Oil Stone:
Natural Arkansas Fine Oil Stone:
Green buffing compound:

*Marking and Measuring*
Stockman Knife:
(For marking and the built-in awl).
Speed Square:
Stanley Marking Knife:
(Excellent, inexpensive marking knife.)
Blue Kreg measuring jig:
Round-head Protractor:

Forstener Bits:
Spade Bits:

Orange F Clamps:
Screw Clamp:

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