Draw Knives

One of my favorite tools and one I have seen misused by too may people over the years.  Often these are snatched up at auctions by antiquey people who want a wall hanging but quality ones can be found on places like Ebay.  I have several styles and they each have their virtues.

DrawknivesMy carriage maker model gets all the heavy work where the carpenter’s razor gets the other 80%.  And let’s not forget the humble but beautiful cabinet scraper.



About George Crawford

archaeologist, archer, primitive technologist, and wannabee musician ... mostly
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4 Responses to Draw Knives

  1. anglo says:

    I found this in the pursuit of first principals : https://archive.org/search.php?query=woodworking+AND+collection%3Aadditional_collections&page=1 .
    Not quite there , but I’m getting close

  2. anglo says:

    I really need to start my searches in these two places : http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/search/?query=wood

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