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  1. Ash and Birch Shaker Table

    I needed to build a project for my Cabinetmaking course and a table drilled into my head. I had the choice of using birch, oak or ash. I love ash's grain pattern but the boards weren't wide enough for the top of the table and I didn't want to laminate several 4" strips. Skipping the oak, I...
  2. Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories
    Hey LJ team, I'm getting better at sharpening plane irons, chisels and I want to finish with a strop and compound. My first question is: Is green compound on a strop a good way to finish sharpening a tool? Second question: If green compound is the right compound to finish with, is every...
  3. Woodworking Skill Share
    Nothing like a freshly sharpened plane iron. My plane irons are all A2, but I find they lose their super sharp edge pretty quickly and need a touch-up. My general sharpening strategy consists of 1000, 6000 waterstones followed by green compound on MDF. Therefore, the quick touch-up for me is...
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