Issac Youngs Wall Clock

In my opinion, there are few Shaker objects that are as special as the Issac Newton Youngs wall clocks. My reason for thinking this it not just the clocks themselves but the man that made them, he is a pretty good story too. If you have any interest at all in Shaker furniture it is... Continue Reading →

Nicholson Workbench Article

I received another email about this article today. I did not know that as many people were reading (and would remember) the articles I posted at the now defunct WK Fine Tools until they were not there any longer. In the year of our Lord 2013 I took on a rare for myself commission to... Continue Reading →

55 Drawer Hardware Cabinet

I have been getting requests to re-post this article, so here it is in all it's dadoed and rabbeted glory. If anyone actually builds this thing please send a picture and I will post it here. It would also be nice to know I and not the only one nutty enough to attempt it! Besides... Continue Reading →

Cutting and Marking Gauges

Below is another one of the articles that used to be at WK Fine tools. This is one of my favorites. Not because it is a particularly good article, or contains any groundbreaking information, it isn't and doesn't. But because the gauges made in the article are still used almost daily. The cutting gauge in... Continue Reading →

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