David Charlesworth - Plane Sharpening
David Charlesworth - Plane Sharpening
This DVD is an updated version of David’s 2005 DVD on plane sharpening. Filmed at his workshop in Hartland, Devon, This new version includes new material on David's simple techniques for sharpening plane blades, preparing the front edge of chip-breakers, and precise cambering. With two Waterstones, a honing guide, and a little practise, you can get razor sharp results in minutes. Lie-Nielsen...
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David Charlesworth - Precision Planing
David Charlesworth - Precision Planing
This DVD is an updated version of David’s 2005 DVD on hand planing. Filmed at his workshop in Hartland, Devon, David demonstrates his simple methods for planing all six faces of furniture sized components. Learn how to achieve straightness, squareness, and precise thickness with a well-tuned, sharp hand plane. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks, Inc., 2016. DVD. 110 minutes.
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David Charlesworth - Hand Tool Techniques - Part 3
David Charlesworth - Hand Tool Techniques - Part 3
David Charlesworth demonstrates how shooting boards can help you achieve accurate work quickly and reliably. He also shows you how easy it is to make simple shooting boards and miter fixtures, the many practical applications of these workshop aid and how to shoot free-hand. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks, Inc., 2005. DVD. 63 minutes.
£19.96 inc VAT
David Charlesworth - Hand Tool Techniques - Part 4
David Charlesworth - Hand Tool Techniques - Part 4
Part 4 - Hand Tool Techniques: Precision Preparation of Chisels for Accurate Joinery Chisels are an essential part of every woodworker’s kit. Preparing chisels for precise work differs in some important ways from preparing plane blades. In this DVD, a companion to David’s DVD on the treatment of plane blades, he explores these differences. His techniques employ waterstones and a simple triple...
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David Charlesworth - Hand Tool Techniques - Part 5
David Charlesworth - Hand Tool Techniques - Part 5
Chisel Techniques For Precision Joinery. David Charlesworth unlocks the secrets of chisels, simple but sophisticated tools. Properly tuned and used chisels are capable of very precise freehand work. Join David's exploration of this versatile tool. - Cutting single lap dovetail - Horizontal paring - Chopping waste between pins - Note on guide blocks - Mortise and Tenon - The...
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David Charlesworth Furniture Making Techniques: Five Topics
David Charlesworth Furniture Making Techniques: Five Topics
In David's sixth DVD explores five important skills that will help you refine your woodworking. Woodworkers often debate the best way to get a smooth surface directly from the hand plane on difficult to plane woods. David's techniques are easy and effective. Other tips on edge jointing, finish planing an assembled frame and panel, crisp decorative bevels to finish edges, and the effective use...
£33.95 inc VAT

Drawer Making & Fitting with David Charlesworth
Drawer Making & Fitting with David Charlesworth
In this DVD, David Charlesworth shows the making and fitting of a first class, English Arts and Craft’s drawer. This exhibition quality drawer has an effortless, silky action for two thirds of its opening. It then tightens slightly in the carcase, preventing it from being inadvertently pulled out. The flush drawer slip with scratch bead, gives an elegant result, suitable for the storage of photographs...
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The Knuckle and Rule Joints with David Charlesworth
The Knuckle and Rule Joints with David Charlesworth
David offers his original methods for tackling the intricacies and careful fitting of these fascinating joints. The Knuckle and Rule joints are two articulated joints that serve as hinges for the drop leaves found on sofa tables and Pembroke tables. The Knuckle joint is a shop made hinge with wooden barrels turning on a metal pin. These allow the supports to extend and fold away in an elegant...
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The Mortise & Tenon Joint with David Charlesworth
The Mortise & Tenon Joint with David Charlesworth
Mortise and tenon joints appear deceptively simple, but are actually quite demanding to do well. The amateur is unlikely to saw as well as the apprentice trained professional of the past. The hand cutting of mortises is shown in detail as well as a quick look at a hollow chisel mortising machine. David explores techniques for producing accurate tenon cheeks. These are needed for good glue joints....
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The Secret Mitre Dovetail with David Charlesworth
The Secret Mitre Dovetail with David Charlesworth
From his workshop in Devon, David discusses the Secret Mitre Dovetail, which has a reputation for being among the most difficult joints to cut successfully. In this DVD, David will show you that this fascinating joint, with many uses, is not as hard as one might think. David’s specialty is getting the most out of hand tools in precise, original and efficient ways, and his methods aim to eliminate...
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The Through Dovetail with David CharlesworthThe Through Dovetail with David Charlesworth
The Through Dovetail with David Charlesworth
Dovetails are a fascinating form of joinery with numerous variations. In this video, David Charlesworth focuses on various methods and techniques to create the traditional through dovetail. David shares how to best prepare and mark the wood to set you up for better fitting joints. See how a few simple jigs and fixtures can help you throughout the dovetailing process. You will also learn the critical...
£34.00 inc VAT