Articles from Jeff Day
Local Sawmills Have Wood Harvesting, Kiln Drying, Sawing, and Planing All in One Location
Going to a lumberyard might be more convenient, but for a true woodworking experience from forest to furniture, nothing beats a local sawmill.
How to Build a Shop-Made Clamping Jig for Making Fly Fishing Rods
A shop-made jig designed by Everett Garrison will give you a full clamping option for thin fishing poles using weights and upholstery string.
How to Use Your Router Table and Hand Plane to Make a Rodmaker’s Plane
A rodmaker’s plane is a real help when constructing a fishing rod, but they can be expensive and they can be easily built in the shop.
Making Your Own Bamboo Fly Fishing Rod
Woodworker Jeff Day assumes the roles of lumberjack, cabinetmaker and finisher as he merges his two passions, woodworking and fishing.