Scraper Planes and Scratch Beaders
In this episode of the Hand Plane Video Series, Ernie Conover introduces you to scraper planes and scratch beaders. You’ll learn how to sharpen a scraper edge and how to use a scraper to smooth challenging grain. Ernie also demonstrates how well a scratch beader works to create short pieces of custom molding.
VIDEO: Hand Plane Shooting Board Jigs
How to use a shooting board jig to plane edge grain and end grain. Plus, plans for making three of the most useful shooting boards.
VIDEO: Smoothing a Rough Board Face with a Hand Plane
Learn how to flatten and smooth a rough board face, including how to set up and use a No. 40 dedicated scrub plane and a No. 5 jack plane and No. 4-1/2 smoothing plane.
VIDEO: Use and Sharpen Your Cabinet Scraper
Learn how to use and sharpen a cabinet scraper – a useful tool for smoothing out knots or blade marks — and you’ll also get a glimpse into Rob’s shop.