Over the years I have seen and made a number of different carving stand designs. Here is my latest design. It is bare bones simple and works good! I really like it. Continue reading Carl’s Carving Stand
Carl’s Tenon Size and Hole Size jigs for the Oneway Stronghold Chuck with #2 or #3 profiled jaws.
Over the years I have seen and used a lot of different jigs for Tenon Size and Hole Size needed to match #2 or #3 profiled jaws on a Oneway Stronghold chuck. Here is what I am currently using. Two very simple and easy to make jigs.
Remember that chucks hold best when the jaws are almost all the way closed. Continue reading Oneway Jaw Jigs
Here is my chainsaw bench. It is heavy and built like a tank!
I use it to saw up all of my logs before turning them. This is like the 3rd or 4th generation design. I really like it.
I like to think of it as my SAFETY bench. It has lots of features designed it to make things safer.
Hint: Click here or on the photo for a PDF with out the blue background for printing. Continue reading Carl’s Chainsaw Bench
Here are some pictures and drawings of the tool rests that I prefer. They are NOT commercially available. You have to find someone to make them for you.
Continue reading Carl’s Tool Rest Design