This companion video for our reprint of the 1889 book Exercises in Woodworking, shows you how to make the most of traditional (and essential) hand tools in the modern shop.
Exercise 3 – Use of the Gouge: A carving gouge isn’t just for carving; it’s a handy tool for furniture makers to shape mouldings and more. In this exercise, you’ll learn how to shape an ogee moulding using a gouge and chisel.
Here are some supplies and tools we find essential in our everyday work around the shop. We may receive a commission from sales referred by our links; however, we have carefully selected these products for their usefulness and quality.