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Sharpening a hand saw in the new online course Sharpening Hand Tools: http://www.sustainlife.org/store/online-courses/sharpening-hand-tools/

Heritage School of Woodworking master craftsman sharpening a wood chisel in the new online course: http://www.sustainlife.org/store/online-courses/sharpening-hand-tools/

In this course you will learn to sharpen a wide variety of hand tools including planes and chisels. Learning tool sharpening is an essential skill for many trades as many tools need to be sharpened on a regular basis and you can't pay someone else to do it for you.

The master craftsman's traditional hand plane with wood shavings: http://www.sustainlife.org/store/online-courses/sharpening-hand-tools/

Detail from the new online course Sharpening Hand Tools: http://www.sustainlife.org/store/online-courses/sharpening-hand-tools/

American Woodworker Merges with Popular Woodworking

With the October 2014 issue, American Woodworker merged with Popular Woodworking. PWM welcomes subscribers to AW, and the two magazines now share a website.

A variety of traditional hand tools from the new online course Sharpening Hand Tools: http://www.sustainlife.org/store/online-courses/sharpening-hand-tools/

Eggbeater Drills: Beaters and Beyond

Reader Aaron Cashion writes: “Watched your DVD about drawboring today after reading your ‘Workbenches’ book. Really enjoyed both. I had never heard of drawboring, and this will defintely be going into my arsenal. Where can I get a good eggbeater style hand drill? Are there new quality ones being made or should I go the eBay route and look for a vintage one? I prefer to buy quality and not …

How to Sharpen Dull Router Bits

How to Sharpen Dull Router Bitshttp://www.popularwoodworking.com/tricks/how-to-sharpen-dull-router-bits

Heritage School of Woodworking master craftsman demonstrating the importance of sharp hand tools in the new online course: http://www.sustainlife.org/store/online-courses/sharpening-hand-tools/