In a friendly and conversational style, master woodworker Jim Kingshott
welcomes you into his small, tool-filled workshop for lessons on the
techniques and traditions of of the bench plane. He shows you everything you
need to know about setting up, tuning, maintaining, and using bench
planes—from jack planes and smooth planes to the finest Norris-style and
popular Stanley-Bailey pattern planes. In the process, Jim passes along many
secrets that have been handed down to him, while freely sharing his own
valuable insights obtained during 50 years at the workbench.