How To Maintain A Workbench Top Shawn Graham
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Check for flatness with winding sticks.Determine areas that need to be planed down.Plane the surface with a jack plane.Use a toothed plane blade to add roughness to the top.Go over the surface with 36 grit sandpaper on a random orbit sander.
Shawn Graham of Worth Effort Woodworking, shared a video on YouTube detailing his approach to flattening and preparing a workbench top.I know that many woodworkers stop once they've gone over the surface with a jack plane.
But Chris Schwarz and many traditional hand tool woodworkers advocate for the grippy surface that a toothed plane leaves behind.Workholding is simplified when you're not fighting a film finish on your workbench.
It's a great video and in the end, he reveals that he uses two reference books.The 'blue' and 'red' workbench books - both by Christopher Schwarz and available at ShopWoodworking.com...