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Archive - 2015 05

Under the hammer


Derek Jones

19 May 2015

Going to an auction is a bit like a day at the races. It doesn"t mater how well you"ve studied the form anything can happen on the day. To quote an old colleague, trading through an auction house is a "numbers game". If you"re selling you want it as busy as hell. If you"re buĀ ...

Your ''Once-a-Year'' Day


Derek Jones

5 May 2015

I don"t put this event on the workshop calendar and I certainly don"t count the months in between but I guess on average, once a year I take all my planes down from the shelf and give them a thorough clean. It amounts to a complete disassembly of very nut, bolt, screw, lever and knob on everĀ ...

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