DOWNLOAD: “Super-Tune a Handplane” with Christopher Schwarz

$24.99

How to Turn a Flea-market Find into a Fast, Accurate and Smooth-cutting Tool

Whether your plane is old or new, discover tips that will make it perform with surgical precision. With just a little effort and a couple hours, you can turn any handplane into a super-tuned, high-performance tool.

Many woodworkers are looking for a handplane that can be brought back to working life with just a little time and effort — and at a great bargain. This DVD from Christopher Schwarz shows you how to rehab a flea-market find (or soup up a new tool) into a perfectly tuned plane that can handle any task.

You’ll discover:

  • What to look for in an old handplane
  • How to break it down and clean it up
  • How to assess and address various problems
  • How to reassemble a plane beyond factory standards
  • And how to super-tune it for top performance
  • 2 Hours 36 Minutes of incredible hand tool instruction
  • And more!

Description

FEATURES

  • What to look for in an old handplane
  • How to break it down and clean it up
  • How to assess and address various problems
  • How to reassemble a plane beyond factory standards
  • And how to super-tune it for top performance
  • Includes Bevel-Up or Bevel-Down Plane Blades: Pro & Con
  • 2 Hours 36 Minutes of incredible hand tool instruction

Christopher Schwarz has been finding and re-habbing handplanes for more than a decade. In Super-Tune a Handplane he shares his hard-learned knowledge to help you create a piece of working art for your own workbench. Follow Christopher’s step-by-step approach, and you’ll end up with a vintage (or new) tool that performs perfectly.



ABOUT THE HOST

Christopher Schwarz is the former editor of Popular Woodworking Magazine, where he worked between 1996 and 2011. He is now a contributing editor to that magazine and also serves as a contributing editor to the Fine Tool Journal. He has produced several DVDs for Popular Woodworking and for Lie-Nielsen Toolworks on traditional skills.