Tuesday, 8 November 2016
Skelton Long Stroke Saw in Action.
It's been very busy making my dovetail guides just recently, but I managed to steal a day for a bit of woodworking. It was a great opportunity to put my new Skelton Long Stroke dovetail saw through it's paces.
I made a couple of angled dovetail boxes and the saw worked a treat. The handle is a snug fit and it's the easiest starting English style saw I've ever used. The shot below shows the dovetails before cleaning up, all were fitted straight from the saw and without a magnetic guide!
Here's a couple of shots showing the exquisite detailing that Shane puts into these saws.
And here's a picture of what these boxes will look like when they're finished.