Small delay getting to the shed on Sunday.
Well. It’s a kind of woodwork.
Anyway, that evening, at around -3C in the evening. off to the shed. There were feet to shape.
I know, I know, Richard Maguire does it with a chisel. He also has enough room in his workshop to stand at either end of this bench. Anyway, the fretsaw was in need of exercise. So once the curve was cut, I used the spokeshave and a paring chisel to clean it up and cut a chamfer around the feet.
And they don’t rock, happily. And I’d put in a bullnose profile on the front sides using then #5 and #4 and a cabinet scraper.
Unfortunately, that meant it was time for the job I was putting off.… Read the rest