Sep 182012
 
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I constantly use my card scrapers to cleanup wood – from tearout, layout lines, glue drops, etc – the humble scraper does a fantastic job. It has to be tuned up well: you can check out my video on how I do that.  I love the shavings that come off it!

The hand scraper pulls off some awesome shavings.

The hand scraper pulls off some awesome shavings.

The card scraper cleans up glue, tear-out, nicks or bumps.

The card scraper cleans up glue, tear-out, nicks or bumps.


Morton is a furniture designer + builder working in Harvard, MA.  He reviews tools for Highland Woodworking on YouTube.  You can also find him on Facebook, Twitter @morton, and his own YouTube channel.

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