Discovering Japanese Handplanes

Why This Traditional Tool Belongs in Your Modern Workshop

Discovering Japanese Handplanes

By:  Wynn, Scott

9781565238862
Product ID:  8862
$19.99 Paperback (Trade paperback (US))
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11/07/2017
Fox Chapel Publishing

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8.5 X 11.0 in
144 pg



HOUSE & HOME / Hand Tools

Description

Discover why this traditional tool has a home in your modern workshop, with step-by-step instructions, full-color photos, detailed illustrations, and clear diagrams. Learn how to choose, set up, maintain, and use Japanese handplanes to achieve stunning results.

Author Bio

A fourth generation craftsman, Scott brings a lifetime of involvement in craft, art, and design to his work. He has a broad base of hands-on experience as a carpenter, cabinetmaker, woodcarver, luthier, building contractor, and architectural designer. Scott has maintained a professional shop providing furniture, cabinetry, and woodcarving since 1976. Author of The Woodworker’s Guide to Handplanes, he has written and illustrated articles on the craft of woodworking for Fine Homebuilding, Fine Woodworking, and Woodwork magazines.