Chiltern Bodgers

Robin Wood posted this wonderful old film about bodging in the Chilterns and I had to share it.


Jack Plane

About Jack Plane

Formerly from the UK, Jack is a retired antiques dealer and self-taught woodworker, now living in Australia.
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3 Responses to Chiltern Bodgers

  1. LD says:

    Highly instructive!


  2. Dave Reedy says:

    Excellent! I was supprised to see that the lathes put the work at chest height.


    • Jack Plane says:

      Most people hunch over the lathe to achieve the same eye-to-work distance and often complain of back troubles. There’s no reason for spindle work to be any lower than depicted in the video.



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