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Timber Frame Cutting

How to approach timber frame cutting with a focus on methods, order, tools, and safety. These posts address what we have learned through our training and are now giving back to you.

Basic Use of a Hand Sawing a Timber

It is pretty easy to do it correctly. In short, do not ever cut any lines that you can’t see with a hand saw. Its 3 Steps. Layout some practice lines on your timber (the part that is to be dropped) with your framing square and practice!

Wood: Where to Begin?

“Pet the Cat”. It is an entirely accurate analogy for wood working. If you aren’t paying attention to the grain, then you are going to find you work less pleasurable and less successful. All aspiring woodworkers, carpenters, timber framers and those that work wood should start with hand tools in …

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