Tag Archive: Woodworking

Jul 01

Machines of the American Wood Working Machine Company

A recent post by Jeff Burks on the Lost Art Press site talked about a resourceful chap who could repair the heading planers from a wood shop, (a nice article drawn from The National Cooper’s Journal of 1906). The skills of the man and his repairs got me thinking about the older woodworking …

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Feb 24

Gotta get ’em all…

I collect these little books. They were published by Evans Brothers in the 50’s and 60’s. A great set of books, edited by Hayward and others. The Woodworker Handbooks series covers a lot of ground. Thing is, I’m missing a few, so thought I may as well put the word out and …

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