John Winter

  • Hi Jon,

    It is possible that you may need to round over the outside wings of your iron a little more. However, if you’re creating noticeable ridges with every plane stroke, the chances are your board is not flat, […]

  • Hi Ben,

    Sorry for the wait. Regarding your first and second questions, I recommend you watch Paul’s ‘How to build a workbench’ series on youtube. (link to Part 1: ) In […]

  • John Winter commented on the post, Buying a Plane 12 months ago

    Hi William,

    There really isn’t any point in looking for a specific manufacture date. Paul probably meant that the pre-war Stanleys were made in the USA and had rosewood handle and tote. They really are lovely to […]