I know I’ve posted this clip before but it still tickles me. Other pencils are available of course #markinggauge #handmade #madeinengland #toolmaking #handtools #woodworking #roupala
by lowfatroubo 1 month ago | via Instagram

When Ed and Clair @firstlightworks announced they were getting into the laser business I jumped at the chance to have them work up my logo for use on my #markinggauge Up until now I’ve only ever put my name on something I’ve made if people ask for it - always...
by lowfatroubo 6 days ago | via Instagram

Had a few requests for more information about the method I used for applying a faux patina to the last cricket table. There are as many ways to polish something as there are polishers so I offer this solution up in the context of ‘it works for me’ and therefore...
by lowfatroubo 1 week ago | via Instagram

My second ‘use it or loose it’ #handtoolthursdsay is another Clifton plane but this time the legendary Multi Plane. Again, this one has been sitting in a box for a couple years and despite all good intentions I’ve never got round to using it. I’d say the plating is about...
by lowfatroubo 1 week ago | via Instagram