How to Flatten a Board 1 of 3

This first video gets going at about 2:46 and is part one in a three part series. Be sure to check out the enormous marking gauge at 7:48.

Mastery of the simple is the name of the game here. I’m a big fan of the use of basic concepts coupled with utter skill, i.e. slab of wood on ground = workbench; piece of wood the size of a stick of gum = bench stop; and bowl on ground = ashtray.