Precision Instruments For Woodworkers Part Four Recommended Tools
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Hand tool woodworkers can get by with a minimum of tools.But, no matter what kind of woodworking you do, starting and sticking with precision instruments makes life in your shop much easier.The best place to start? A high-quality 12″ combination square, like the Starrett in the center.
In this series, I've covered tools for standardization, tools for measuring and tools for precision.Now, it's time to bring it all together with a few recommendations for different kinds of woodworking.
How much accuracy you need depends on the kind of woodworking that you do.Remember that for hundreds of years, woodworkers got away with few or no measuring tools, yet still produced amazingly accurate work.
How? It's because they relied on other tools like story sticks, setup pieces, and patterns and used them repeatedly and wisely.Using standards or story sticks is still a great method for producing accurate work and avoiding mistakes.
But, some kind of measurement is where all modern projects start.The secret of accuracy is starting with high precision and sticking with it all the way through.Once you cross the line of producing more than one of something in your shop — say four legs for a stool,...