In my new mini-series on tools, I guess I’m working my way through the relatively straightforward ones first – while I build up my courage to tackle knives and shapers, which EVERYONE has strong opinions about.
In this episode I tackle the truism that all of your tubes must fit your mandrel (MUST? Really? REALLY?), I show the distinctions between a few different styles of mandrel, and I offer a cheat so English horn reedmakers can save themselves a little $$.