I’m a relative newbie to woodworking…
I’ve got three 16 points per inch tenon / dovetail saws off ebay. One worked best as is.
I’ve since had a go at sharpening and setting all three, with saw file, nail punch and hammer.
The one that was Ok, now isn’t. It’s sharp, and cuts along the grain better than across. It runs smoothly then sticks mid…[Read more]
I’ve spent the day working on dovetails. I’ve had two goes. Both with soft pine (from B&Q – uk). I can get them to fit, but very untidy.
I notice Paul demonstrates on oak? Is hard wood generally better (neater) to practice on?