First is the new dovetail square. So simple but works better than anything else Ive used. setting the pin board:
Setting the dovetail square:
Setting the Tail Board:
Ready to mark:
It works and is easy to make and use.
I received a new double iron smoothing plane from Steve Voigt a couple of weeks ago. Here is a little tool porn:
And a photo of the plane's mouth:
Not much work has been done in the shop since the first of the year. Mostly tool maintenance and sawing practice just to keep the skills sharp. I have been fettling a couple of Kanna's as well, once finished I'll post some photos.
As always....click 'em to big 'em.