The Woodwright's Shop

  • 1981
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

Woodcrafting techniques that rely on simple tools are demonstrated in this sturdy how-to series.

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Swinging Saw Vise
26:46 — A mysterious old saw-sharpening vise reveals its secrets as Roy Underhill duplicates its beveled bridle joints and chamfered chops.
Promo: Try Square with Christopher Schwarz
00:30 — Christopher Schwarz shows Roy Underhill how to measure up with an English try square based on the examples in the famous Benjamin Seaton tool chest.
Sharpen That Saw!
26:46 — Using giant model rip and crosscut saws, RoyUnderhill shows how you can make your hand saws sing when you sharpen them right.
Joined Chest with Peter Follansbee
26:46 — A master joiner shows RoyUnderhill how to make and fit the beveled panels and storage till into a framed chest from the Pilgrim era.

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  • Rating: TV-G
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