Not going out there. Can’t make me.
Bloody hell. That’s at noon. And the red warning from Met Eireann hasn’t even kicked in yet…… Read the rest
So no major new projects taken on yet, I’ve been tidying away some new toys and getting the shed back to a working state instead. For example…
I now have two pairs of hollows and rounds (4’s and 6’s) as well as a 7 hollow, the reeding plane and a spare 6 hollow. According to Mouldings in Practice that’s all I need to start off with for the scale of stuff I build. A pair of 2s and 8s would be the next on the list if this works out. I don’t like this storage solution though; you don’t really want to have a moulding plane tip over and fall on your head from two feet up. I’ll build a rack for them seperately later .
I also wanted to increase the final grit of my sharpening setup (before the strop), and while waterstones seemed the obvious choice, they’re messy as all get-out.… Read the rest