January 17, 2019

Video Tip

Using a Card Scraper

Sharpening a card scraper is a popular topic among woodworkers. But once you get a card scraper sharp, how do you use it? Phil demonstrates how he uses a card scraper, and how you can in your shop as well.

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5 Tapes for the Shop

You may not think of a roll of tape as a woodworking “tool,” but sometimes there’s just no substitute. Whether you’re looking to bond something permanently or just hold a couple of parts together temporarily, odds are there’s a tape out there that’s perfectly suited for that application. Here are some of the tapes I like to keep on hand in my shop.

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