ARNO Carbur 2 Burinsher

Over the weekend, and while taking a breather from all the exhibition work I’ve been involved with, I’ve had a chance to play with a new ‘toy’ I received last week (thanks, James) as part of the latest UKworkshop Passaround; courtesy of Workshop Heaven.

The ARNO Carbur 2 Solid Carbide Burnisher

It’s the ARNO Carbur 2 Burnisher; designed to save time and make life easier for those of us who struggle to correctly form a hook and sharpen a card or cabinet scraper.

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Following the Line

It’s fair to say that I’ve been procrastinating away from making progress on this cherry bookshelf (hence the flurry unrelated posts in between this one and the last!). While it took me the best part of two-days, I did eventually manage to get the dovetail joints cut and fitted, and I’m now ready to start cutting the sliding dovetail housings for the shelves, later on this week. This was also the first time I had used my new dovetail saw, made by Atkinson Walker in Sheffield.

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