Hand Tool Tips #1: Beveling An Edge

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Blog entry by ShannonRogers posted 04-28-2010 09:47 PM 2524 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I hate cutting bevels on my table saw. No matter what I do I get significant burning that has to be cleaned up, setting the blade and resetting to square adds time, and it can be very unsafe if not done properly. When I have limited bevel work to be done, I turn to my hand planes. This is the topic of my first hand tool tip episode.

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#1 posted 04-28-2010 10:17 PM

always great to see some basic things from the old school
keep let them coming


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#2 posted 04-29-2010 05:09 AM

The ads on are getting a little crazy. I had more than three pop up during the video plus the longer one right at the beginning.

Good video!

-- LAS,

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#3 posted 04-29-2010 05:26 AM

Great tip, I may give that a try.

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