April 30, 2014
Combines polyester and Kevlar into a single piece of fabric
February 25, 2014
Offers sawblade and scraper-blade attachments
May 16, 2013
As a preservation carpenter, I often have to sharpen my chisels and plane irons when I’m on a job site. In making holders for some new stones recently, I accidentally…
January 19, 2012
For new carpenters, choosing a tool belt is the first step in being job-site ready. The next step is more difficult: choosing the tools to outfit the belt. In this…
May 9, 2011
Fine Homebuilding editor Patrick McCombe shows step-by-step how to get your woodworking tools super sharp.
October 6, 2009
FastCap has designed a chisel with a multitool-style handle that folds together to protect the blade and keep it sharp while keeping your pockets intact
January 14, 2009
FastCap's new pocket chisel features a two-part handle that folds around the blade, keeping it sharp
March 5, 2008
Learn how to use a belt sander, a diamond stone, and stropping compound to revive a dull or chipped chisel
Grind out deep nicks with a belt sander, use a diamond stone to create a sharp edge, then finish with stropping compound
July 1, 2007
When it comes to shaping stone correctly, using the correct tools and techniques is crucial
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