A flat workbench is critical in your shop when it comes to operations such as hand planing and assembly, where a flat reference surface is essential. In this video, Morton demonstrates the steps to return your workbench back to flat using a Joiner plane, a Sander and occasionally a Jack plane.
A Roubo Bench Build With a Twist
by John McBride, the Madcap Woodwright
John McBride is a self-described hopeless addict when it comes to vintage woodworking equipment, hand tools, and building workbenches. Already well-versed in European style workbenches after building two and working on several others, John discovered Chris Schwarz and launched
the build of his "Madcap Roubo."