A tip for making a uniform rabbet .....
I'm not a "handtool woodworker" but I do use them when it's appropriate like cleaning up this rabbet I made using my bandsaw to waste away the great portion of it. It did not come out perfect however, it was a bit tapered. I needed a way to make it a uniform thickness all the way across it's width. So, after a few minutes thought I came up with the idea of using a spacer of the correct thickness, actually a piece of 1/8" thick Masonite, to rest my bull nose plane and my razor sharp mortising chisel on. Sure enough it worked like a charm:
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Last edited by woodnthings; 05-29-2020 at 08:59 PM.