Category: Reviews


Readers of this blog, apart from my family, probably already know the name of James Krenov.  He passed away September 10, 2009.  Some consider Mr. Krenov to have been among our greatest contemporary furniture makers and teachers.  Sadly, I cannot […]

Small Shoulder Plane

I purchased the Veritas Small Shoulder Plane from Lee Valley a couple of weeks back, and I love this tool!  I already own the medium version which looks and feels nice.  I purchased the medium first because I got to […]

Mortise Pal

My desk has a lot of mortise and tenon joints.  I tried mortising with my drill press and regular drill bit, but that was tedious and not too satisfying.  After looking around on the web, I discovered a product call […]