Chisels Through Ancient Eyes
Adam Cherubini
The chisels in the modern toolkit would be almost unrecognizable to the early woodworker, who relied upon them for a surprising number of tasks. Find out how the chisel of the past is superior to the chisel of today, which is too heavy, too thick and entirely unbalanced for proper joinery. If you want to master traditional joints, a small set of traditional chisels will be one of the most important aspects of your toolkit.