Author Archives: Ron Hock

Sharpening Chisels

In this excerpt from Ron Hock’s book ‘The Perfect Edge’ you'll learn a fool-proof method to sharpen your chisels to a razor edge.

Why Sharpen?

Most woodworkers know that sharpening their tools is important, but they may not know why. Working faster, safer and with better results are all good reasons.

Interview with Ron Hock

Ron is the owner of Hock Tools, a 25-year-old cottage industry that makes acknowledged superior blades for planes and other woodworking tools. His interest and expertise regarding sharp edges comes from a blade-maker's perspective and he imparts this knowledge in a clear and concise way in his new book, "The Perfect...