This updated edition now includes 68 articles, ranging from April 2005 - June 2013. On this easy-to-search and easy-to-use CD, we've collected the complete "Arts & Mysteries" series from author Adam Cherubini. Also included are 23 hand-tool articles from Popular Woodworking Magazine's editors and contributors on sharpening, planes, chisels, saws and more!
Here's what's inside:
The Ultimate Hand-tool Shop
Ideal bench placement, convenient tool-storage solutions and a dedicated sharpening station are the key considerations in creating the “perfect” hand-tool shop. Once these are established, there’s rarely a need for a larger space, no matter how many hand tools you acquire.
18th-century Standing Desk
This seven-article series walks you through period design and construction techniques as Adam builds a handsome standing desk for his shop.
Hand Tools in the Modern Shop
Discover the simple steps anyone can take to quickly become an accomplished hand-tool user – from mastering the essential skill of sharpening to using planes, chisels and handsaws like a pro.