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03-20-2020 04:17 AM

Solved:What are these screw holes on the back of my Veritas Block Plane? - 9 replies

I just noticed these tonight… a pair of threaded holes and a pair of non-threaded holes at the back of my Lee Valley Veritas low angle block plane. Wondering what they are for.

02-18-2020 04:24 AM

How do I hold this down for planing? - 21 replies

Finishing up a tool holder frame tonight. Got it glued up and now I need to plane down the dovetails. Just built my bench and am still learning how to use the hold down options. I have some dogs, two holdfasts and a leg vise. How do I plane the upper board on this frame? I did manage to get some of it done with the setup shown in the ...

02-11-2020 09:20 PM

Angle for handplane till? - 27 replies

What is a safe angle for a handplane till so they won’t fall out? Or should I still have some method for locking them in?

02-10-2020 12:13 AM

Help with Sliding Dovetails on Router Table - 26 replies

I am making a display box, the frame is 20”x30”x4” deep. I want to add a couple of shelves, and would like to use sliding dovetails to hold them in. I have been practicing with scrap and am finding that when routing the dovetail dado portion, the wood tends to creep to the right. I’m looking for help with a jig or clam...

01-05-2018 01:55 PM

Delta 36-725 Table Saw Warped Top - 76 replies

I bought a Delta 36-725 in March 2015. Until now, I’ve been quite pleased with it. But recently I noticed my crosscut sled was wobbling. Figuring it had simply warped, I set about building a new one, this one with a good flat 3/4” Baltic birch plywood base. I was just about to attach the fence when I noticed that it, too, was wob...

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